Define the three terms and give examples where relevant.
2. Debt instruments
3. Publicly traded
1. IPO - Initial Public Offering; its the 1st time shares of a company are offered/ brought to public for sale. Eg: Facebook went IPO in 2012
2. Debt instruments: Its a loan given with interest payable by the receiver to the creditor. It can encompass many forms such as deposits, T- bills, government bonds, corporate bonds etc.
3.Publicly traded - means traded in a stock exchange and the share is available for sale and purchase by the public. Eg: Google is a publicly traded company (As opposed to privately held firms)
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