Facebook made its market debut May 18 after having raised $16 billion. Here’s a look at where it falls among the top 10 IPOs in U.S. history. Data comes from Renaissance Capital.
No. 9: SwisscomThe previously government-owned telecommunication company raised $5.58 billion in its IPO on Oct. 4, 1998. However, MarketWatch reported that "the Swiss government will still own about 70 percent of the telecommunication company after the offering."Adrian Moser/Bloomberg News