Saudi Stock Exchange to Launch IPO

Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange is poised to appoint banks to manage its initial public offering and will make an announcement within a few days, its chief executive officer said. The Tadawul Stock Exchange has carried out an “IPO-readiness exercise,” and consulted foreign investors about ways to structure the Saudi market to make it more accessible to them, Khalid Abdullah Al Hussan said in an interview on Tuesday at the Euromoney conference in Riyadh. Bloomberg's Desley Humphrey reports to "On the Move" host Guy Johnson.

Angry Bird Maker Rovio Plans to Crash IPO Market
31:51 - Rovio Entertainment Oy is said to be planning an IPO valued at $2 billion, banking on a resurgence of the Angry Birds brand. Bloomberg Gadfly columnist Lionel Laurent reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Laurent is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.) (Source: Bloomberg)
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