Basic IPO FAQs

During special open time between 9:00 am to 9:45 am ,how to sell IPO shares on listing?

BSE and NSE permit IPO shares to be traded on the first day of trading (only for those listed). Pre-open trading sessions last 45 minutes (9:00AM-9:45AM) and are where orders can be entered, modified, or cancelled.

Selling IPO shares on the pre-open market at the time of listing

  1. Place the order online or call a broker to place it.
  2. Your shares will be sold at the listing price if the price of the listing is higher or equal to the pre-open price.
  3. Your order will be cancelled if the listing price is lower that your sell price in pre-open markets.

What do you mean by IPO?

By whom the 'Price Band' is decided?

'Date of issue' is decided by whom?

What a registrar of an IPO does?

What is role of Lead managers in IPO?

What does 'follow on Public offering' or FPO means?

What are Primary market & Secondary market?

How can you define the life cycle of an IPO prospectus?

What are the life cycle of an IPO?

what are the basic differences between Book building and fixed price issue

How is Floor price different from Cut-off price for a book - building issue

Differentiate between RII,NII,QIB, & Anchor Investor

Retail investor, I would like to invest more than Rs 1 lakhs in an IPO. What is the best way to invest in the Non-institutional bidders' category? What are the pros and cons of investing in this category?

Is PAN number mandatory for applying in an IPO?

IPO remains open for how many days?

After submitting the application in IPO,what details I should keep?

For an IPO,what is the 'Market lot size' & 'Minimum Order quantity'?

Will I get guaranteed amount of shares if applying for an IPO?

Is investing in IPOs less riskier than in direct stock market?

Can someone apply through more than one application in IPO with the same name?