The Social Network
When news of Goldman Sachs $2 billion investment in Facebook first broke, many interpreted it as the final sign of an imminent IPO.
Goldman was injecting cash into Facebook on favorable terms in order to win itself the inside track to manage the IPO, many reasoned.
But NYU professor Scott Galloway has an intruiging theory. He says Read More
The tech blogosphere is hot on the idea that the thirst for public offerings may be slaked next year, after a long drought.
There were just 45 offerings of tech companies in 2010 and only 16 in 2009, Evelyn M. Rusli writes at Dealbook in a post about the outlook for I.P.O.’s in Read More
Group coupon startup Groupon has apparently filed a certificate indicating it could raise up to $950 million, the blog VC Experts reported today.
This would be Groupon’s seventh round or Series G financing. The company has raised a total of $171 million to date from angel and VC investors, according to Read More
Today the New York and India-based remote tech support company iYogi announced it raised $30 million in its latest series of funding, meaning it’s raised $58 million to date, according to VC Circle:
Remote consumer tech support company iYogi has raised $30 million led by Sequoia Capital India for its series-D Read More
In a move that could significantly trim the enormous tab it owes the government, AIG has applied with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange to register its AIA life-insurance unit for an IPO, according to Reuters.
The IPO could bring in something like $15 billion for the former Wall Street titan and current poster Read More