Competition keen for finance options

Mooney, Elizabeth V.
August 1996
RCR;8/05/96, Vol. 15 Issue 31, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the competition among high-technology companies seeking financing through initial public offerings (IPO). Characteristics of the typical IPO market; Comment by Harry Friedman, professor at Leonard N. Stern School of Business; Activities by the law firm Brobeck Phleger & Harrison in helping arrange venture capital and IPO financing for a variety of high-technology companies.


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