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What is an Initial Public Offering? - Definition & Process

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What is the preliminary prospectus in an IPO process called?

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1. How is the final IPO price determined?

2. The _____ is a disclosure document filed with the regulator in order to register a new offering

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Quickly gauge your knowledge of initial public offerings (IPOs) with this short quiz and worksheet. The quiz includes questions about IPO pricing and a disclosure document.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be tested on the following:

  • Preliminary prospectus in an IPO process
  • Determining the final IPO price
  • Disclosure document filed with the regulator to register a new offering
  • What a company becomes after issuing an IPO
  • Reason for a company to issue an IPO

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about initial public offerings (IPOs)
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about determining the final IPO price and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the preliminary prospectus in an IPO process

Additional Learning

Be sure to check out the related lesson titled What is an Initial Public Offering? - Definition & Process. You'll learn more about this topic, including:

  • Steps in the IPO process
  • Typical fee for hiring an underwriter
  • Form that must be submitted to the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC)
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