initial public offering
Spotify Kicks off Direct Listing With ‘Good Day’
The music-streaming service's stock closes 13% above the reference price on its first day of trading.
Fixing the IPO Market
A new paper from two Harvard Kennedy School researchers explores the decline of IPOs and what should be done about it.
DocuSign Joins Parade of Enterprise Tech IPOs
The 15-year-old e-signature solutions startup is hoping to duplicate the strong market debuts this month of Dropbox and Zscaler.
Yeti Cools on Initial Public Offering Plan
The high-end cooler maker's IPO had been considered a "sure thing," but it decided not to proceed due to market conditions.
Dropbox Surges in Much-Awaited Market Debut
The cloud storage company's stock rises more than 40%, giving it a market valuation of more than $12 billion.
Zscaler Stock Climbs 106% in Market Debut
The strong opening day for the network security firm may be a positive sign for other tech unicorns IPOs such as Dropbox and Spotify.
IPO Values Dropbox Below 2014 VC Funding
The storage firm's offering could be “a bellwether for the fortunes and fates of other outsized startups" that have been waiting to go public.
Spotify Files for IPO Through Direct Listing
The music-streaming service warns that "an active, liquid, and orderly trading market" for its shares "may not initially develop or be sustained.”
China’s iQiyi Readies IPO to Raise $1.5 Billion
The video-streaming unit of search-engine giant Baidu needs capital to fund content development as it competes with Tencent and Alibaba.
Should You IPO?
Unless your company is big, profitable, and a category leader, the wisest choice may be to wait.
ADT Shares Tumble on First Day of Trading
The IPO priced below the original target range as the home security firm went public only two years after being taken private.