ADNOC Drilling shares, a unit of the Abu Dhabi oil giant ADNOC, jumped 30% as trading started on Sunday, October 3rd. The initial public offering was $1.1 billion, the largest ever on the Abu Dhabi stock market. ADNOC Drilling, whose share offering attracted more than $34 billion in demand, is expected to be among the 10 largest companies on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange. ADNOC increased the size of the IPO to 11% of share capital because of oversubscription. It had previously targeted selling a minimum stake of 7.5%.
- ADNOC Drilling jumps over 30% in debut for Abu Dhabi’s largest IPO