Basic IPO FAQs

IPO remains open for how many days?

According to Clause 8.8.1, the subscription list for public issues must be open at least three working days and no more than ten working days. Book built issues have a minimum and maximum period of bidding that is between 3-7 working days. This can be extended by 3 days if the price band is changed. A public issue by an infrastructure company that meets the requirements of Clause 2.4.1(iii) in Chapter II can be kept open for a maximum of 21 days. According to clause 8.8.2, rights issues must be kept open for a minimum of 30 days, and no more than 60 days.

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?

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?

In how many days does the issue open?