IPOs and direct listings: ideal characteristics to opt for the second method

Rollo, Alessandro (A.A. 2021/2022) IPOs and direct listings: ideal characteristics to opt for the second method. Tesi di Laurea in M&A and investment banking, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Leone Pattofatto, pp. 110. [Master's Degree Thesis]

PDF (Full text)
Download (1MB) | Preview


Direct listings: an innovative way to bring a company public. What are direct listings? Introduction. How do direct listings work? Characteristics and functioning. The investors’ and banks’ perspectives; evidence from both worlds. Direct listings contextualization: connections with trends shaping the financial sector. Other alternative routes to go public. In depth comparison between IPOs and direct listings; ideal characteristics to opt for the second method. Analysis of monetary factors. Share price performance and volatility. Dilution from both the company’s and investors’ perspective. Direct listings and venture capital backing. The role of the investor education process. Pricing methodology. Profile and traits of a direct listing optimal candidate. Most appropriate companies for a direct listing.


Bibliografia e sitografia: pp. 95-96.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree program in Corporate Finance, English language (LM-77)
Chair: M&A and investment banking
Thesis Supervisor: Pattofatto, Leone
Thesis Co-Supervisor: De Vecchi, Luigi
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Summer
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2022 15:49
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2022 15:49
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/34092


Downloads per month over past year

Repository Staff Only

View Item View Item