Deutsche Börse on IPO strength

2015 has proved to be a positive year for IPOs (initial public offerings) on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, reports Deutsche Börse. Some 24 new companies have listed on the exchange, making it Deutsche Börse’s best year in terms of number and volume of IPOs since 2007.

Eighteen new companies were listed in the Prime Standard (2014: ten companies), two new companies in the General Standard (2014: four companies) and four new companies in the Entry Standard (2014: five companies). The total issue volume stands at around EUR 7 billion (2014: EUR 4 billion).