Investors who had been eagerly awaiting their chance to buy into Internet telephony service provider Skype will have to wait yet another long six months or so. The Wall Street Journal reports that the recent installment of CEO Tony Bates and potential trouble in the IPO market are holding the company back from its Read More
initial public offerings
Content cultivator Demand Media is raising the per-share price of its initial public offering right before it begins trading on the New York Stock Exchange today, according to an SEC filing reported by paidContent. What a way to return to what had been a very dry well for internet-company IPO activity!
Demand, which Read More
Amid broader questions about the vitality of the current market for initial public offerings, Reuters’ Felix Salmon reports from the DLD conference in Munich that New York technology executives and pundits are less than optimistic about companies’ desire to get listed on stock exchanges.
Chief among the IPO bears was SecondMarket CEO Barry Silbert, Read More
The romance between tech and Wall Street is booming in a way not seen since the early 2000s. IPO fever is swirling around companies like Groupon and Facebook, fueling a growing hunger for all things social and mobile. So it is with some irony that the next onslaught of initial public offerings is being spearheaded Read More