IPO temperature check
Sep 6, 2023

IPO temperature check

Chip company Arm aims to raise $4.8 billion from its IPO later this year. Plus, JCPenney is reevaluating its in-store offerings.

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Inside J.C. Penney's $1 billion plan to boost business

J.C. Penney CEO Marc Rosen tells Marketplace more about how the company will invest $1 billion in revitalizing business.
J.C. Penney's new business investment will go toward remodeling stores and improving online shopping and supply chain technology, among other things.
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ARM's IPO will test the broader IPO market

Sep 6, 2023
The chip design company Arm is going public later this year, in the biggest IPO since 2021. If investors are interested, other companies could start going public, too.
Arm, a British-based company owned by a Japanese firm, designs chips used in most smartphones.
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James Graham Producer, BBC
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