Definition of IPO in English:

IPO

noun

Stock Market
  • ‘only half of the proceeds from the IPO will go towards paying down the some of the current £423 million pound debt burden’
    • ‘To entrepreneurs, IPOs offer the promise of funding for their businesses and rewards for their hard work.’
    • ‘He was unable to turn the company's high-flying plans into a successful IPO.’
    • ‘I was convinced that the IPO stock was being distributed to the wrong investors.’
    • ‘How can we raise a hundred million in an IPO?’
    • ‘In September 1998 the planned IPO was scuttled at the last minute.’

Pronunciation:

IPO

/ʌɪpiːˈəʊ/