Global Firms Raise $65.5bn Via Bond Issuance, IPOs In August


Companies around the world have raised a sum of $65.5 billion through Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) and highyield bond issuances so far in August. This set the highest recorded for money raised through the channels in at least 10 years, according to latest figures released by the global provider of financial market data and infrastructure, Refinitiv. The data show that firms raised $98.6 billion in July and $126.5 billion in June, which was the highest in 20 years. Reuters noted in a report on Tuesday that the fund raising comes…

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