Stories tagged: IPO
TUESDAY, 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 …
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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, …
FRIDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.