Direct public offering

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In a Direct Public Offering (DPO) shares are purchased directly from the issuing company. DPOs give the average investor a chance to invest in a public offering. A company can raise capital by its own customers, employees, and so forth. DPOs do not occur frequently and are less expensive for companies than IPOs.

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