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Growth Challenge: Becoming a Market Leader
It's not luck that turns some businesses into market leaders, it's being exceptional. Our experience of working with dynamic and ambitious companies around the world has taught us that, whatever the industry or stage of growth, all businesses face certain challenges. Discover what we think it takes to become an Exceptional Enterprise on the road to market leadership in "Why Are Some Companies Luckier Than Others?".
Thinking of floating?
For more private businesses, an IPO will be a completely new experience. The rewards for a successful IPO can be significant, however, so can the workload. As any leaders of a recently listed public business will tell you, the success of an IPO lies in the planning and preparation.
While mature markets endure an IPO slowdown in 2008, many emerging markets continue to flourish. Ernst & Young's "Global IPO Trends Report 2009 (pdf, 2.3mb) " reviews major developments in the world wide IPO markets and offers perspectives on issues relevant to companies planning an IPO.