Market 7 IPOs surpass equity indices this year despite market turbulence Updated : July 18, 2019 11:14 AM IST A total of 8 initial public offerings came through the first half of this year, which is the lowest number since 2015. Seven companies have already beaten equity benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty. The out-performer among these companies is Neogen Chemicals, which rallied 61 percent in about two months. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.