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Examining True Valuation In the Wake of Disappointing Tech IPOs
IPO

Examining True Valuation In the Wake of Disappointing Tech IPOs

A spate of valuations below expectations has many tech investors worried but the problem is likely just normal Silicon Valley volatility.
Tx Zhuo
A Bill Gates-Backed Gene Editing Startup Is Going Public
Biomedical Technology

A Bill Gates-Backed Gene Editing Startup Is Going Public

Editas Medicine is the first gene-editing medical technology company to file an IPO.
Dell's Cybersecurity Unit SecureWorks Plans IPO
Dell

Dell's Cybersecurity Unit SecureWorks Plans IPO

The computing giant acquired the company in 2011 for $612 million. It said it plans to raise $100 million from the stock sale.
How to Prepare Your Business for an Initial Public Offering
Business Optimization

How to Prepare Your Business for an Initial Public Offering

Know when an IPO makes sense and how to get ready for your first.
Samuel Edwards
What Slow Exits Mean to Startup Investors
Startup Funding

What Slow Exits Mean to Startup Investors

Since the end of the Internet 1.0 boom in 2001, the time to exit for the average venture-capital-backed company has more than doubled.
Scott Shane
Raising Capital Through Regulation A+? You Still Need to Market Your Socks Off.
Ready To Launch

Raising Capital Through Regulation A+? You Still Need to Market Your Socks Off.

Aggressive marketing is an essential part of every Mini IPO campaign, just as it is for rewards-based crowdfunding.
Kendall Almerico
Square, Match Group Soar in Market Debut Despite Dismal Initial Pricing
IPO

Square, Match Group Soar in Market Debut Despite Dismal Initial Pricing

It marks a relatively hopeful sign in a chilly IPO climate.
Geoff Weiss
Investors 'Swipe Right' on Tinder Parent's Market Debut
Match.com

Investors 'Swipe Right' on Tinder Parent's Market Debut

Match Group, which owns Tinder and Match.com, were trading as much as 16 percent in early trading Thursday.
It's Time for Sean Rad to Leave Tinder. For Good.
Control What You Can

It's Time for Sean Rad to Leave Tinder. For Good.

Sean Rad is a skilled entrepreneur and visionary, but he has proven too often he isn't right for a larger, high-profile role.
Ray Hennessey
Tinder CEO Sean Rad Makes Veiled Threat to Vanity Fair Reporter Ahead of IPO
Tinder

Tinder CEO Sean Rad Makes Veiled Threat to Vanity Fair Reporter Ahead of IPO

The off-color comments come just days before the Match Group, Tinder's parent company, plans to raise a reported $466 million in its IPO.
Geoff Weiss
Square to Price Shares for IPO Today
IPO

Square to Price Shares for IPO Today

The company run by founder Jack Dorsey will debut Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.
6 Strategies to Win the New Initial Public Offering Game
IPO

6 Strategies to Win the New Initial Public Offering Game

Businesses don't have to be big in order to prove they're self-assured in the changing world of IPOs.
Vineet Jain
Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?
Tech Startups

Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?

The CEO of Nasdaq reveals where he thinks many private tech firms go wrong.
Tinder's Parent Company Sets IPO Terms
IPO

Tinder's Parent Company Sets IPO Terms

Match Group expects to go public before Thanksgiving with shares priced between $12 and $14.