Stories tagged: IPO
Tue., July 18, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
NYSE sounds warning about regulations choking off U.S. IPOs
Regulations have made it more difficult to raise capital through stock sales, choking off access to vital capital for fledgling companies, the New York Stock Exchange’s chief told members of …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 7:54 a.m.
Oh Snap? After bursting out of the gate, shares give way
Anyone wanting to invest in the company that owns Snapchat will have an opportunity to do something that early investors were unable to do: buy shares for less than they …
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Snap shares soar in market debut
Snap, the parent company of the ephemeral messaging service Snapchat, debuted Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange. SNAP started its life as a public company with an estimated value …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
Snapchat company sets IPO targets: $3.7 billion windfall and $22 billion valuation
Snap Inc. set a starting price range of $14 to $16 per share for its initial public offering, which at the top end could value the Los Angeles technology company …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.
Saudi Arabia switches OPEC tack with eye on world’s top IPO
To understand why Saudi Arabia changed course and decided OPEC should go back to managing supply, look at two of the kingdom’s biggest policy challenges: the urgent need to plug …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 11:54 a.m.
Spotify adds $1 bln to war chest on way to IPO, source says
Music streaming leader Spotify has raised $1 billion in debt as it looks to buy companies that could accelerate its growth before listing shares on the public market within the …
Sun., Nov. 17, 2013
Twitter sets standard for next wave of IPOs
SAN FRANCISCO – Just as one high-tech breakthrough often paves the way for the next big thing, technology IPOs move in virtuous cycles, too. Twitter’s scintillating stock market debut punctuated …
Thu., Oct. 4, 2012, 8:48 a.m.
Facebook now home to 1 billion monthly users
NEW YORK — More than a billion people now log into Facebook each month to check up on old friends, tag photos of new ones and post about politics, religion, …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2012, 8:14 a.m.
Facebook hits new low as IPO lock-up ends
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook’s stock plunged to a new low Thursday as some of the social networking leader’s early backers got their first chance to sell their shares since the …
Thu., May 17, 2012, 2:10 p.m.
Facebook’s $16 billion IPO 1 of world’s largest
Facebook’s initial public offering of stock is shaping up to be one of the largest ever. The world’s definitive online social network is raising at least $16 billion, a big …
Sat., March 24, 2012
BATS withdraws its IPO following technical glitches
NEW YORK – It was hardly the stock market debut BATS Global Markets was hoping for. Since being founded nearly seven years ago, the Kansas-based company has been doing battle …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2011, 7:37 a.m.
Report says Facebook seeks $10 billion in IPO
Facebook might finally be laying down the groundwork for a highly anticipated initial public offering, long expected to take place sometime after April 2012.
Thu., May 19, 2011, 8:27 a.m.
LinkedIn’s stock up 90 percent in market debut
LinkedIn’s stock nearly doubled in its market debut today because of huge investor demand for the first major U.S. social networking company to go public.