AviancaTaca, the parent of Avianca and TACA, announced it raised $279 million from its IPO and noted it became the first airline to allocate 100% of its IPO among frequent flyers and company employees. The new shares will begin trading on Wednesday on the Colombian Stock Exchange. In a sale that took place between March 28 and April 15, the company received over 64,000 investment requests, equivalent to more than $1.6 billion, or about six times the offered amount (ATW Daily News, April ...

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