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Alibaba Could Be the Biggest IPO Ever -- But What the Heck Is It?
IPO

Alibaba Could Be the Biggest IPO Ever -- But What the Heck Is It?

On the heels of its IPO announcement, we break down the rapidly swelling internet conglomerate that has been called, alternately, the eBay, Amazon and PayPal of China.
Geoff Weiss
Take-and-Bake Pizza Chain Papa Murphy's Files for $70 Million IPO
IPO

Take-and-Bake Pizza Chain Papa Murphy's Files for $70 Million IPO

Hungry for investors, the franchisee-friendly pizza chain is getting ready for its public debut.
Kate Taylor
Candy Crush CEO: If You Don't Get Why We Are Worth $7.6 Billion, Then Play Our Game
Valuations

Candy Crush CEO: If You Don't Get Why We Are Worth $7.6 Billion, Then Play Our Game

King Digital Entertainment, the maker of hit games to play on your smartphone, filed documents with the SEC today outlining the terms of its upcoming IPO.
Catherine Clifford
Square IPO Postponed Indefinitely
Square

Square IPO Postponed Indefinitely

The company is said to have run into problems with at least one key projection of future performance.
Katie Roof
Are Candy Crush and WhatsApp Really in it for the Long Haul?
Investing

Are Candy Crush and WhatsApp Really in it for the Long Haul?

People are betting big on Candy Crush and WhatsApp, but some fear a social-gaming bubble is building.
Tesla Seeks $1.6 Billion to Build a 'Gigafactory'
Innovators

Tesla Seeks $1.6 Billion to Build a 'Gigafactory'

Elon Musk's electric car company has ambitious plans -- and needs a lot of money to make them happen.
Jason Fell
Saudi Billionaire Prince Alwaleed Eyes $200 Million Stake in Square
Square

Saudi Billionaire Prince Alwaleed Eyes $200 Million Stake in Square

The investment would value the mobile payments startup founded by Jack Dorsey at $5 billion.
Laura Entis
The JOBS Act Provision That Could Change IPOs Forever
Jobs Act

The JOBS Act Provision That Could Change IPOs Forever

If the SEC allows Regulation A+ to pass without the requirement of state compliance, entrepreneurs could raise up to $50 million.
Kendall Almerico
GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet
Technology

GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet

GrubHub Seamless is the latest-consumer tech company to file for a confidential initial public offering.
Kate Taylor
Cloud-Based Tech Companies Are Hot IPO Candidates (Infographic)
Technology

Cloud-Based Tech Companies Are Hot IPO Candidates (Infographic)

One in five companies that went public in 2013 were software-service companies. Here's a look at some of the highlights from last year and some of the early-bird winners of 2014.
Catherine Clifford
In Going Public, Candy Crush Maker Hopes Investors Have a Sweet Tooth
Finance

In Going Public, Candy Crush Maker Hopes Investors Have a Sweet Tooth

Dublin-based King Media Entertainment filed for an initial public offering early this morning, as investors questioned the company's long-term prospects.
Geoff Weiss
GoPro, the Maker of the Go-Anywhere Hero Camera, Files for IPO
Technology

GoPro, the Maker of the Go-Anywhere Hero Camera, Files for IPO

The San Mateo, Calif.-based company announced today that it plans to go public.
Catherine Clifford
Just Gone Public? Here's How to Keep Investors Happy
Finance

Just Gone Public? Here's How to Keep Investors Happy

While many people celebrate going public, this new milestone can be challenging on many fronts. Here, we discuss how to keep investors engaged and your board satisfied.
Chris Collett
Report: Online Storage Startup Box Secretly Files for IPO
Technology

Report: Online Storage Startup Box Secretly Files for IPO

Box, which counts Dropbox among its rivals, has reportedly filed to go public.
Benjamin Kabin