Funding for initial public offerings soared in 2010
Figures from the London Stock Exchange show funding for initial public offerings (IPOs) soared by more than 500% in 2010 compared with the previous year.
The IPOs, including ones from India's Essar Energy and African Barrick Gold, raised a total of £10.1bn in the year.
In New York, still the world's capital for IPOs, much of the activity and excitement came from companies based in China.
Juliana Liu reports.
30 Dec 2010
- From the section Business