Personal Finance How to invest in IPO through Zerodha? Here's a step-by-step guide Updated : October 23, 2020 12:33 PM IST An initial public offering (IPO) is the process of offering shares of a private company to the public in a new stock issuance. This allows the company to raise capital from public investors who invest in IPOs in exchange for a shareholding in the company. 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.