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IPO Line breaks: IPO
Pronunciation: /ʌɪpiːˈəʊ/

Definition of IPO in English:


Stock Exchange
Short for initial public offering. only half of the proceeds from the IPO will go towards paying down the some of the current £423 million pound debt burden
More example sentences
  • To entrepreneurs, IPOs offer the promise of funding for their businesses and rewards for their hard work.
  • I was convinced that the IPO stock was being distributed to the wrong investors.
  • In September 1998 the planned IPO was scuttled at the last minute.

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