- Why Techies Shun IPOs. Whiddon, Robert // Traders Magazine;Mar2000, Vol. 13 Issue 164, p24
Discusses the strategy used by technology based companies in going public. Examples of companies favoring mergers and offers of acquisition over initial public offerings (IPO); Benefits of IPO; Information on methods of company valuation.
- Valuing Common Stock in Anticipation of a Biotech IPO. Johnson, Joel F. // Business Valuation Update;Jun2012, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p1
The article discusses what a professional appraiser should consider when a biotech company he services files a registration statement or an initial public offering (IPO) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Topics include the need to anticipate the IPO price and to reconcile it with...
- The Flawed Premise Behind the Candy Crush IPO. Sullivan, Tim // Harvard Business Review Digital Articles;3/13/2014, p2
The article discusses whether a valuation of up to 7.6 billion dollars being sought by the company King Digital, which created the game Candy Crush Saga, for its initial public offering (IPO), is reasonable.
- Small brokers find new life after stock underwriting. Gandel, Stephen // Crain's New York Business;08/21/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p43
Focuses on the resurgence of the business of underwriting public offerings in New York State. Impact of the lackluster performance of small-capitalization stocks on small brokers; Enforcement of stricter listing requirements designed to rid the market of shady practices; Shift of small brokers'...
- Going public? Better brush up. Reiner, Eric L. // Colorado Business Magazine;Mar1998, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p27
Focuses on the process involved in initial public offering (IPO). Factors to consider when choosing an underwriter; Cost of going public; Details about the road show, an important part of going public.
- Oversupplied. // China Economic Review (13506390);Mar2010, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p7
The article focuses on the initial public offering (IPO) market in China, which is believed to have finally hit a saturation point. A spokesman for China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) blamed ineffective pricing mechanisms for valuations, and CSRC has suggested that it will adjust the...
- UPDATES. // Business Insurance;8/20/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 34, p1
Reports on the developments in the business insurance industry in the United States as of August 2001. Decrease in the number of workplace fatalities; Launching of the initial public offering of Max Re Capital Ltd.; Details on the selling of public sector retirement practice of Watson Wyatt &...
- Late News. // Business Insurance;10/21/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 42, p1
Reports on the developments related to business insurance in the U.S. as of October 2002. Growth of Medicare cost-sharing requirements; Decrease of surcharge payments for health care regulators; Reduction of the initial public offering by Broker USI Holdings Corp.
- Report reveals hot public offering market for niche insurance ventures. // Westchester County Business Journal;10/28/96, Vol. 35 Issue 44, p41
Reports on a study by Conning & Co. which found that public offerings for niche players in the insurance industry in the United States have grown considerably. Finding as a contradiction to the belief that the only trend in the industry is consolidation.