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  1. Spotify IPO: SEC Looking Into Streaming Service's Planned Direct Listing

    IBTimes - Politics 08.21 / 23:36 ibtimes.com
    Spotify has long been rumored to go public via a rarely used financial maneuver and now, the move is drawing some attention from a notable source: U.S.…
  2. Why Jam City’s IPO is on hold

    Pocketgamer.biz - Games 08.21 / 22:52 pocketgamer.biz
    Assuming a certain size and corporate structure, there are only two things a company needs to get right if it wants to IPO. The first is timing. This is relatively easy. If you don’t have the right growth curve, you can’t IPO. The second is pricing. This is where everything can go wrong very quickly. Pricing is complex because pricing shares too low means a company (and its…
  3. SG Blocks: An IPO With The Building Blocks For Long Term Success

    Seeking Alpha - IPO 08.21 / 22:26 seekingalpha.com
    Have you looked around in your local urban sprawl and seen a building constructed of what looks a lot like a shipping container? Maybe you were making a run for the border at your local Taco Bell, or just going to get yourself your usual tall non-fat no water chai latte at Starbucks. Either way, construction using repurposed shipping containers is becoming common place in all forms of modern day construction. While it may appear that this is a new trend, it's really not; SG Blocks…
  4. Online Travel Site Despegar Files Its IPO Plan

    Seeking Alpha - IPO 08.21 / 22:26 seekingalpha.com
    Quick Take Despegar.com (DESP), an online business-to-consumer travel agency based in Argentina, intends to raise $100 million in gross proceeds from an IPO of its common stock. Despegar provides a platform that allows travelers to book airlines tickets, tour packages, hotel reservations and other travel-related products. Management has been doing well to generate growth in recent periods despite the continuing challenging macroeconomic environment in Latin America. I’ll provide a final …
  5. Chicken Soup plots post-IPO strategy

    Seeking Alpha - Markets 08.21 / 14:14 seekingalpha.com
    Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSE +0.5%) announces that it will ramp up production of its television programming as well as new online and other video content. The company says it's targeting 2017 revenue of $20M and EBITDA of $10M. The IPO also provides CSS Entertainment with the capital resources to enhance its 2018 business plan, projected to result in approximate revenue of $36M and EBITDA of $18M. In addition to building out its video content …
  6. U.S. IPO Weekly Recap: A SPAC And A Reg A+ Price; 2 Billion-Dollar Companies File

    Seeking Alpha - IPO 08.20 / 23:00 seekingalpha.com
    Two IPOs raised a combined $380 million this past week. Blank check company Capitol Investment Corp. IV (Pending:CIC.U) led the way with a $350 million offering, and branded content curator Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (Pending:CSSE) followed with a Reg A+ offering that raised $30 million. Filing activity remained slow with just two companies joining the pipeline, along with a handful of updates. We should see filing activity pick up in the coming week. Year-to-date aftermarket…
  7. Are You Missing Out on the Hot Tech IPO of This Summer?

    Billingsgazette.com - Business 08.20 / 15:51 billingsgazette.com
    One of the most recognized names in modern real estate, online broker Redfin (NASDAQ: RDFN), launched its IPO last…
  8. Are You Missing Out on the Hot Tech IPO of This Summer?

    Fool.com - Headlines 08.20 / 14:40 fool.com
    Redfin made a splashy debut on the market, and its stock has more room to…
  9. Snapchat accused of lying about user numbers to inflate value of IPO

    Hitc.com - Technology 08.20 / 14:10 hitc.com
    A former Snapchat employee has accused the tech company of lying about its user numbers to deceive investors ahead of a possible $25bn initial public offering and has filed a lawsuit alleging wrongful termination over his refusal to…
  10. IPOs This Week: Two Offerings Last Week Likely Put Paid to August IPOs

    247wallst.com - Markets 08.20 / 13:34 247wallst.com
    Two IPOs were completed last week: one a blank-check company and the other a video entertainment…
  11. Clash of Clans AR, Skillz is the fastest growing US company, and Rovio might IPO

    Pocketgamer.biz - Games 08.19 / 22:35 pocketgamer.biz
    Everyone and their dog is looking to IPO lately it seems, so it was only a matter of time before rumours about Rovio going public started to circulate. But perhaps it was the suggestion that it would be valued at $2 billion that got our readers' interested in the story, as it was our most read article of the week. Second on our Hot Five is the news that eSports firm Skillz has been recognised…
  12. U.S. IPO Week Ahead: No IPOs During Eclipse Week, But Keep An Eye Out For Filings

    Seeking Alpha - IPO 08.19 / 22:09 seekingalpha.com
    There are no IPOs expected to price in the week ahead. To date, six IPOs have raised a combined $1.1 billion this month, the lowest number since 2011, when four IPOs raised $937 million. Although deal volume is up +64% YTD, July 2017 deal flow came in at a 5-year low with twelve IPOs coming to market. We expect to see filing activity pick back up starting Monday, which marks the beginning of the minimum 15-day filing window companies have if they plan to launch IPOs immediately following…