Nike sock supplier Interloop plans Pakistan’s biggest private sector IPO


The company plans to raise as much as 6.8 billion rupees ($51 million) to expand its sock manufacturing capacity by around 20 percent and enter the denim business.

Interloop co-founder Musadaq Zularnain

Chinese steel website Zhaogang said to drop dual-class IPO plans

By plans to proceed with a regular IPO, selling stock that has the same voting rights as that held by company founders.

Dubai payments firm Network International picks banks for London IPO


Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic own a combined 49 percent stake in Network International.

India-focused tech firm Streamcast explores London IPO


Last month, the company announced a partnership with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd to offer “triple play” services.

Chinese home loan provider CNFinance prices scaled-back US IPO


CNFinance scaled back its IPO target in the US from $200 million in July to a mere $48.75 million.

Vietnam to remove foreign ownership cap in listed firms


The new law also proposes that companies could go ahead with listing after the completion of the initial public offering process.

SoftBank’s mobile unit IPO said to raise $18b from retail investors


Tokyo-based SoftBank will announce the details for the debut sale as early as next week.

Hong Kong Exchange CEO says ‘listing pipeline is still very long’


There are more than 250 companies in the IPO pipeline for next year, including many in the technology sector, according to Li.

Spotting rainmaker companies isn’t easy and Chinese regulators seem to be exhausted


China is in another listing drought, two years after the IPO floodgates were reopened. So far this year, just 80 companies got the nod.

Chinese developer Guangzhou R&F Properties plans $1.4b HK share sale


The extra money would strengthen the company’s finances, improve its credit rating outlook and help to lower funding costs.