EY : Southeast Asia’s IPO deals down to $1B in first quarter

Southeast Asia's initial public offering (IPI) activity slowed down in the first quarter, with a total of 38 deals raising$1 billion, down from 51 deals raising $1.4 billion in the first quarter of 2023.

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EY : technology industry outlook brighter than 12 months ago, with GenAI emerging as top opportunity for 2024

The technology industry outlook is brighter than 12 months ago, with generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) emerging as top opportunity for 2024, EY said Thursday.

EY: Asean’s IPO proceeds down 20 percent on year to $5.6B in 2023

Asean initial public offering (IPO) proceeds down 20 percent year on year to $5.6 billion in 2023, EY said Friday. According to the firm's EY Global IPO Trends 2023, ASEAN IPO market remained robust in 2023, with a total of 157 deals, up 3 percent from 152 deals in 2022.

EY: over half of Malaysian employees feel generative AI will positively impact their work

More than half (63 percent) of employees in Malaysia anticipate that generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) will improve their way of working flexibly, exceeding the global average of 48 percent, EY said Friday.

EY: SEA IPO volume, value rise in first half amid slowing global market

The Southeast Asia (SEA) region experienced a year on year rise in initial public offering (IPO) volume of 26 percent and value of 31 percent in the first half amid slowing global market, EY said in a statement on Tuesday.

EY : Global IPO proceeds down 61 percent to $21.5B in 1Q

Global IPO market registered a total of 299 IPOs raising $21.5 billion in the first quarter of 2023, an 8 percent and 61 percent decrease year-over-year, respectively, said Ernst & Young (EY) on Monday.

Global IPO market went from record-breaking to full-on abating, says EY

After a record-breaking 2021, the global initial public offering (IPO) market took a sharp turn in the opposite direction in 2022, EY said on Monday. With only 1,333 IPOs raising $179.5 billion, IPO activity dipped 45 percent and 61 percent by number of deals and proceeds, respectively, year-over-year (YOY).

EY and Microsoft expand alliance to help businesses achieve net-zero goals

The EY organization and Microsoft has on Friday announced a deepened strategic relationship to further develop environmental, social, and governance (ESG) data management offerings that support clients with achieving operational decarbonization and net-zero goals.

EY: Global IPO market continues to plummet as we round out Q3; Indonesia’s most active Asean exchange YTD

Asean saw a total of 96 IPOs raising $3.8 billion, up 4 percent in deal numbers and a decline of 57 percent in proceeds YOY. The notable decline in proceeds was due to a lack of mega IPOs (IPOs with proceeds equal to or greater than $1 billion) in YTD 2022.