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3 Shifts That Signify Where Venture Capital Is Headed This Year
Venture Capital

3 Shifts That Signify Where Venture Capital Is Headed This Year

Following a peak in 2015, investors are adjusting their priorities.
Lydia Belanger
A Fired Snapchat Employee Claims the Company Lied to Investors Ahead of Its IPO
Snapchat

A Fired Snapchat Employee Claims the Company Lied to Investors Ahead of Its IPO

A lawsuit alleges that the company has been "falsely misrepresenting" itself.
What Kinds of Companies Will Go Public in 2017?
IPO

What Kinds of Companies Will Go Public in 2017?

New report from CB Insights looks at the year ahead.
Nina Zipkin
Snap's Youthful Founders Show No Fear in Race to IPO
Snapchat

Snap's Youthful Founders Show No Fear in Race to IPO

At a time when it is fashionable in Silicon Valley to stay private as long as possible, Snap is planning an initial public offering valuing it at more than $20 billion.
Snapchat Files for One of the Biggest Tech IPOs in Years
Snapchat

Snapchat Files for One of the Biggest Tech IPOs in Years

The Venice, Calif.-based company could go public as soon as March and be valued at $20 billion to $25 billion.
San Diego Company Bids to Become First Marijuana Business on NYSE
Cannabis

San Diego Company Bids to Become First Marijuana Business on NYSE

Innovative Industrial Properties could help investors grab a slice of real estate used for the growing of legal marijuana crops.
dispensaries.com
Snapchat Working on IPO, Valuing Company at $25 Billion or More
Snapchat

Snapchat Working on IPO, Valuing Company at $25 Billion or More

It would also represent the largest IPO by a technology company since Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. went public in 2014.
If, Like Many Others, You're Hesitating About Going Public, Scale This Way Instead.
IPO

If, Like Many Others, You're Hesitating About Going Public, Scale This Way Instead.

Remain private as a business, and scale that way. The outcome will be a good one.
Erik Huberman
Go Public or Stay Private? The Endless Debate, Continued.
IPO

Go Public or Stay Private? The Endless Debate, Continued.

Deciding whether to go public or not is about evaluating what's best for your company and its stakeholders.
Raj Narayanaswamy
Twilio IPO Exceeds Expectations, Despite Brexit Angst
Technology Startups

Twilio IPO Exceeds Expectations, Despite Brexit Angst

The communications software provider on Wednesday defied stock market volatility by raising $150 million.
Airbnb Is Meeting With Civil Rights Leaders to Combat Discrimination -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Airbnb Is Meeting With Civil Rights Leaders to Combat Discrimination -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Burger King now sells 'Mac n' Cheetos' at select locations.
Lindsay Friedman
3 Business-Exit Plans That Actually Work
exits

3 Business-Exit Plans That Actually Work

Not having a plan for selling your business is like not having a will.
Neil Patel
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO
Uber

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO

Kalanick also announced Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, is joining Uber's board of directors.
Matthew J. Belvedere
Dell's Cyber Security Unit Secureworks Valued at Up to $1.42 Billion in IPO
IPO

Dell's Cyber Security Unit Secureworks Valued at Up to $1.42 Billion in IPO

SecureWorks joins several firms looking to tap the capital markets as investor interest in them grows after a spate of cyber attacks on big companies including banks and retailers.