Basic IPO FAQs

For applying in an IPO ,what will be the category of 'Private Family Trust'?

Private Family Trusts can apply for IPO in non-institutional (NII).

Private family trusts are used to plan for succession. It protects the interests of legal heirs. Depending on the wishes of the author, the trustee of the private trust may be a relative, a family member or a professional team. The trust can also have a managing trustee or trustee as the author.


    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?