16 largest IPOs in trading history

POSTED: 6:03 PM Feb 01 2012   UPDATED: 10:03 AM May 07 2014

China's Alibaba has filed what could be the the biggest initial public offering in U.S. history. See what other companies enjoyed record-setting trading debuts.

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China's Alibaba, arguably the world's biggest e-commerce company, can lay claim to the largest global IPO ever, valued at $25 billion.

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