How GM IPO won over US funds with vows of change


* U.S. mutual funds emerged as surprise bulwark in GM IPO * GM vows of change, balance sheet reform won converts * Sovereign wealth funds balked at higher GM share price By Soyoung Kim, Clare Baldwin and Kevin Krolicki NEW YORK/DETROIT, Nov 18 (Reuters) - One of the first signs General Motors Co was driving toward a record-setting IPO with booming demand from U.S. investors came from an unlikely indicator: a sudden shortage of chocolate mousse at an investor meeting. In one of the ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"How GM IPO won over US funds with vows of change" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×