Funding of TWSE/GTSM companies reaches NT$306.6 billion at July’s end

According to statistics, as of the end of July, Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) listed, OTC, and emerging companies accumulated funding totaling NT$306.6 billion this year, single month increase in July was NT$86.3 billion. Primary financing instruments were the issuance of ordinary corporate bonds totaling NT$43.4 billion, private placement totaling NT$19.4 billion, and convertible bonds totaling NT$8.7 billion. As the economic climate gradually recovers, the corporate financing trend has become aggressive. In terms of IPOs, Advanced Optoelectronic Technology Inc. listed in July with an issue valued at NT$1.1 billion and was the eight company to list domestically this year.