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Virgin America Files for IPO
Virgin America

Virgin America Files for IPO

The airline, which was founded in 2007 and is partly owned by serial entrepreneur Richard Branson, filed with the Securities Exchange Commission on Monday after announcing its first annual profit.
Laura Entis
With Investors Hungry for Fast-Casual Chicken, El Pollo Loco Makes Strong Public Debut
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With Investors Hungry for Fast-Casual Chicken, El Pollo Loco Makes Strong Public Debut

Shares of the Mexican-style chicken franchise were off to a strong start on their first day of trading.
Kate Taylor
Tech IPOs Not Keeping Pace With VC Funding Surge
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Tech IPOs Not Keeping Pace With VC Funding Surge

Venture capitalists opened their wallets wide during the second quarter, but venture-backed initial public offerings fell.
Ari Levy
Box Raises an Additional $150 Million Before IPO
Box

Box Raises an Additional $150 Million Before IPO

The cloud-storage company raised additional financing after publicly filing for an IPO in March.
Laura Entis
GoPro Founder Remembers His $3 Billion 'Ah-Hah Moment'
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GoPro Founder Remembers His $3 Billion 'Ah-Hah Moment'

As GoPro celebrates its IPO today, its founder explains how he got the idea to make mountable, action video cameras.
Matthew J. Belvedere
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 seven 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
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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