|1||Primary & Secondary Markets|
|3||Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)|
|5||Pricing an IPO|
|6||Advantages of going Public|
|7||Disadvantages of going Public|
In chapter two, we discuss in detail the process through which securities are issued and the players involved. The process of investment banking and issuing securities in the primary market is discussed in detail. We cover the steps involved in taking a company public through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) and discuss the legal and structural aspects as well as the parties involved.