- Book Building
- The process by which an underwriter attempts to determine at what price to offer an IPO based on demand from institutional investors.
An underwriter "builds a book" by accepting orders from fund managers indicating the number of shares they desire and the price they are willing to pay.
Investment dictionary. Academic. 2012.
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