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# flotation - Friday 23 June, 2017

The government confirms it sold around 28.75% of AIB for €3.4 billion

Paschal Donohoe did not rule out returning to Cabinet to receive backing to sell further stakes in AIB if the opportunity arises.

# flotation - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Time not ripe for Twitter IPO

CEO Dick Costolo ruled out an imminent initial public offering or sale of the social networking site.

# flotation - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Facebook shares dip to new low

The social network debuted at $38 a share two weeks ago.

# flotation - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Shareholders file lawsuit over Facebook flotation

Meanwhile a US Senate committee is considering launching an inquiry into the social network’s recent flotation.

Business Insider spoke to someone who bought $100m in Facebook shares on Friday. He was angry.

“This should have been a blockbuster. This should have traded to $60 or $70.”

# flotation - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Here's why Facebook shares stayed above $38 after flotation

Throughout the first day of trading, Facebook shares never dipped below $38. This chart shows why.

# flotation - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Facebook hikes price of its shares, raising value to over $100bn

Facebook had previously planned on selling shares at between $28-$35, but is now going for a price between $34 and $38.

# flotation - Friday 4 May, 2012

Facebook share price values social network at up to $96 billion

Facebook’s flotation later this year will value shares at between $28 and $35 each – making $1bn in cash for Zuckerberg.

# flotation - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Manchester United delays IPO - reports

The English football club’s plans to float some shares on the Singapore Stock Exchange has been put on hold because of volatile market conditions.

# flotation - Monday 8 August, 2011

From The42 Glazers could raise £400m in partial United sell-off In The Red

Glazers could raise £400m in partial United sell-off

The Glazer family are reportedly preparing to float a quarter of their holding on the stock exchange, helping to pay off the club’s debt.