No more IPOs so tech companies go on the block

Etzel, Barbara; Hadjian, Ani Laura
June 2000
Investment Dealers' Digest;06/12/2000, Vol. 66 Issue 24, p11
Trade Publication
Reports that almost $17 billion worth of mergers and acquisitions in the technology sector were announced in May 2000. Effect of the stock market correction in April on investor reaction to initial public offerings; Inquiries on mergers and acquisition activities received by financial services firms in April and May; Increased interest in private placement and finding bridge capital to extend their IPO time.


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