This book discusses provides advanced planning steps required for a successful initial public offering (IPO) in a global environment. It outlines 11 techniques to follow in planning for an IPO: 1. Develop an impressive management team. 2. obtain audited or auditable financial statements, 3. consider accepting private equity from IPO investors, 4. adopt a stock option plan, 5. grow business with an eye toward public market, 6. show earnings and revenue growth, 7. comply with all laws, 8. Protect against takeover, 9. select independent board members, 10. Create insider bailout opportunities, 11. Take advantage of IPO windows and fads.
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Author Biography - Frederick D. Lipman
Frederick D. Lipman, a Harvard Law School graduate, is a senior partner with the international law firm of Blank Rome LLP and specializes in advising both U.S. and Chinese IPO candidates globally. He has appeared on CNBC, CNN, and Bloomberg Television, as well as Chinese television, as a national commentator on initial public offerings. He has been a lecturer in the MBA program at the Wharton School of Business and at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and recently has lectured in Changsha, China; Mumbai, India; and Bangkok, Thailand.