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China Moves to Stop Stock Markets’ Nosedive
Trading suspensions and share purchasing by brokerage firms "reek of panic," says one analyst.
IPO Activity Continues Slide, Falling 20% in Q2
Survey confirms trend away from IPOs as companies turn to other capital sources including private equity.
Wearables Market On ‘Upward Trajectory,’ Says IDC
But 'smart wearables,' like the Apple Watch, will take the market lead in 2016, says the research firm.
Snapchat Raises $537M in Latest Funding Round
With a possible IPO on the horizon, the social media app is closing in on a target of $650 million in new venture capital financing.
Raising Growth Capital Via Regulation A+
In the new IPO-lite offering, coming mid-June, companies can raise up to $50 million and provide existing shareholders some liquidity.
Fitbit Girding for Competition With IPO
The wearable technology company has sold 20.5 million devices since 2007 and recorded revenue of $745 million last year.
Etsy Shares Nearly Double on First Day
The online marketplace for handmade crafts raises $267 million and jumps to $30 a share by market close.
Macquarie Capital Settles Over Fraudulent IPO
The SEC alleges that the firm knew China-based Puda Coal had included false information in its public offering documents.
Philips Plans to IPO Lighting Unit
The proceeds of the spin-off will be used to “increase growth and drive profitability through ... disciplined capital allocation," the Dutch company said.
Goldman’s BDC Raises $120M
The tax-advantaged specialty finance company will target middle-market companies with pre-tax earnings of $5 million to $75 million.