Moscow Exchange IPO Guide

Preparing for
an IPO

PART 1.
KEY STEPS TOWARDS PREPARING AND LAUNCHING AN IPO

“For a company and its shareholders an IPO is a natural evolutionary stage which creates new impetus for future business development and transparency”

PART 2.
LEGAL FRAMEWORK OF MOSCOW EXCHANGE IPO

“The Securities Prospectus is a key document of an IPO both for marketing purposes and meeting information disclosure requirements”

PART 3.
ACCOUNTING ASPECTS OF LAUNCHING AN IPO ON MOSCOW EXCHANGE

“A key consideration preparing for an IPO is to ensure the readiness of a company’s financial function and to reinforce the confidence of existing and future (prospective) owners in its financial performance”

PART 4.
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

“The decision to conduct an IPO is a turning point in the life of a company because it means transitioning to a fundamentally new model of governance characterised by a significant increase in the role of various groups of stakeholders”