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- n. Plural form of bookbuild.
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European issuers have raised $172 billion through equity issues so far this year but only 22% of this amount was done via accelerated bookbuilds.
This is a significant decline compared with the months of April to July when U.S. banks raised large sums of money via accelerated bookbuilds to repair their balance sheets.
Normally, two separate bookbuilds, priced differently, would be carried out for the stock not taken up.