Public offering

What is Public offering?

Public offering meaning in finance terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Used in the context of general equities. Offering to the investment public, after compliance with registration requirements of the SEC, usually by an investment banker or a syndicate made up of several investment bankers, at a price agreed upon between the issuer and the investment bankers. Antithesis of private placement. See: Primary distribution and secondary distribution.

 

reference: Yahoo Finance Glossary

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