For the uninitiated, an initial public offering (IPO) is a process whereby a private company offers its shares to the public for the very first time. Once the company become listed, its shares are traded on the stock market

Many investors love investing IPOs for many reasons.

They might have heard about their friends making some kopi money by betting on the latest IPO, and they want in.

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While for some others, they might apply for IPOs due to FOMO (fear of missing out). They fear that if they do not put at least some money in the company that is going public, they could miss the boat and not get a great investment opportunity again.

So, are IPOs really that great and would you miss out if you don’t get in early?

TL;DR: Is It Wise To Invest In IPOs?

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