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El Pollo Loco Files to Go Public
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El Pollo Loco Files to Go Public

The California-based Mexican grilled-chicken franchise, which attempted to go public in 2006, is eyeing a $100 million IPO.
Kate Taylor
GoDaddy Files for IPO as Founder Steps Down as Executive Chairman
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GoDaddy Files for IPO as Founder Steps Down as Executive Chairman

Bob Parsons, who started the web domain company in 1997, will remain on its board of directors.
Jason Fell
IP Uh Oh? Is Your Startup Really Ready to Go Public?
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IP Uh Oh? Is Your Startup Really Ready to Go Public?

There are 7 big challenges you should be aware of before you attempt to take this major step.
Martin Zwilling
GoPro Is Going Public. Will It Sink or Swim?
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GoPro Is Going Public. Will It Sink or Swim?

The mini high-definition camera company is cool, but there are questions about whether it's a solid investment.
Which Company Led the Way for Tech Acquisitions in 2013?
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Which Company Led the Way for Tech Acquisitions in 2013?

Hint: It isn't Apple or Google.
Laura Entis
Finally: Alibaba Files for IPO
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Finally: Alibaba Files for IPO

The Chinese ecommerce giant officially filed to list its shares in the U.S. in what could be one of the biggest initial public offerings ever.
Franchisees Sue Papa Murphy's as Pizza Chain Prepares for IPO
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Franchisees Sue Papa Murphy's as Pizza Chain Prepares for IPO

More than 20 franchisees have accused Papa Murphy's of failing to release necessary information in franchise disclosure documents.
Kate Taylor
Steve Case: JOBS Act Is Working, But D.C. Still Needs to Do More for Entrepreneurs
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Steve Case: JOBS Act Is Working, But D.C. Still Needs to Do More for Entrepreneurs

AOL co-founder Steve Case shares his views on the hits and misses of the two-year-old JOBS Act.
Catherine Clifford
GrubHub Stock Surges in Public Debut After Raising $192 Million
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GrubHub Stock Surges in Public Debut After Raising $192 Million

GrubHub's IPO has proved to be a treat for investors, as the stock jumped 54 percent in its public debut.
Kate Taylor
What King Digital's 'Crushed' IPO Means for Private Mobile-Game Makers
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What King Digital's 'Crushed' IPO Means for Private Mobile-Game Makers

The maker of the wildly popular Candy Crush game has had a disastrous public debut. What might that mean for private companies in the gaming space?
Laura Entis
Aaron Levie, the Quintessential Silicon Valley CEO, Will Only Own 4.1 Percent of Box When It IPOs
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Aaron Levie, the Quintessential Silicon Valley CEO, Will Only Own 4.1 Percent of Box When It IPOs

Online file-storage service Box has finally filed to go public. Here's what we know.
Laura Entis
What Would Make Mark Cuban 'Combust' If He Ran Box
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What Would Make Mark Cuban 'Combust' If He Ran Box

The billionaire investor is dishing some pointed advice to Box, which he helped get off the ground.
Ray Hennessey
Alibaba Could Be the Biggest IPO Ever -- But What the Heck Is It?
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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
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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