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  • LinkedIn IPO, Dead Ahead
    Sure to upset the social networking ecosystem, LinkedIn is reportedly planning to go public before the end of the year. Sources tell Reuters -- which broke the news ...
  • SEC Looking Into Private Trading Activity In Facebook, Other Social Nets On Emerging Exchanges
    Action at under-the-regulatory-radar exchange markets trading shares of hot private tech companies such as Facebook has raised a few eyebrows at the SEC. It's unclear what specific activity has caug ...
  • Demand Media's Accounting Practices Questioned
    Demand Media's IPO plans are going ahead, but the timing is stalled by upcoming concerns about the company's accounting practices. ...
  • Nielsen Targeting January IPO Date
    CNBC's "The Strategy Session" reported that Nielsen Holdings, the global TV rating and consumer measurement company, is looking to go public as early as January. The company back in Ju ...
  • Chinese Tech IPOs Roar
    Capturing the business world's attention, Chinese video site Youku.co and E-Commerce China Dangdang soared over 90% after their U.S. initial public offerings. According to Bloomberg, Youku raised $203 milli ...
  • Nielsen Promises Multimillions To Re-up CEO Calhoun
    As it moves toward an IPO, Nielsen has added three years to CEO David Calhoun's contract. In the process, Calhoun gets a hefty signing bonus -- $6 million -- a ...
  • Everyday Health Raises $20M, Drops Planned IPO
    Shelving previously announced IPO plans, content network Everyday Health on Friday said it raised $20 million. Technology Crossover Ventures led the Series G round -- which has the potential ...
  • Mail.Ru Hits IPO 'Sweet Spot'
    It looks like the heady days of skyrocketing tech IPO's are back -- or at least for some international investors. On its first day of trading, investors sent the new ...
  • Anticipating IPO, Demand Reports Climb Out Of Red
    For the most recent quarter ended September 30, Demand Media posted a net loss of $305,000 -- far more modest that its loss of $4.2 million the previous quarter, a ...
  • Is LinkedIn Gearing Up For IPO?
    Continuing to flesh out its board of directors, LinkedIn just announced the appointment of a seventh member, investor Stan Meresman. In a statement, LinkedIn says it opted to expand i ...
  • Facebook Investor Mail.ru Files IPO
    As many expected, Russian Internet company Mail.ru Group has filed an for an initial public offering in London, Bloomberg reports. Who cares? Well, for one, it's seeking as mu ...
  • Brightcove Names Menard New CFO
    Online video platform Brightcove on Monday named Christopher Menard as its new chief financial officer. Menard comes to Brightcove after more than nine years at Phase Forward, a provider ...
  • Report: Brightcove Eyes IPO
    On the heels of recruiting Chris Menard as CFO, online video platform Brightcove is gearing up for an IPO, reports Reuters. A source tells Reuters that Brightcove will like ...
  • Hulu prepares IPO, Battles Netflix
    Popular U.S. Web video service Hulu is prepared to raise as much as $300 million in an IPO likely to be led by Morgan Stanley. Hulu is ready to rai ...
  • Russian's Mail.ru Group Eyes IPO
    Russian Internet company Mail.ru Group -- which boasts strategic investments in some top U.S. Web companies - is inching closer to an IPO valued at about $750 million, reports ...
  • Hulu IPO A Matter Of When, Not If
    Hulu is reportedly ready to raise $200 million to $300 million in an initial public offering valuing the premium video hub at $2 billion. Citing unnamed sources, Reuters reported Frid ...
  • Amid IPO Slump, Acquisitions Are Holy Grail
    Are IPO-destined startups an endangered species? So says Robert Ackerman Jr., founder of Allegis Capital. "The ecosystem that allowed young companies to go public has been destroyed," Ackerman tells t ...
  • A Public Nielsen To Retain Former Board, Pricey Perks For Execs
    Even as Nielsen is on the brink of becoming a public company, the consortium of private-equity firms that purchased it in 2006 will continue to maintain control of the 15-memb ...
  • Nielsen To Raise Billions As NLSN: Investors, Managers Will Reap Big Returns
    In a preliminary prospectus for a multibillion dollar public stock offering filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission Monday, Nielsen Co. opens with a colorful graphic showing ...
  • Would You Buy Stock in Hulu?
    Hulu has been taking a hit in the ratings in recent months as metrics services re-think how they measure its streams. With the video advertising filtered out of the tot ...
  • Hulu Jumping The IPO Gun?
    It's been a not-so-long-time coming for Hulu -- the famously funded, jointly owned premium video platform. Sources tell The New York Times that the company is eying an I ...
  • Skype Ready To Make IPO Call
    Signaling a new chapter for Skype, the Internet telephony company just filed for an IPO worth $100 million. "The offering was widely viewed as in the cards, though I adm ...
  • What Demand Media's IPO Means To SEO
    Danny Sullivan points to page 14 of a recent Initial Public Offering (IPO) filed by Demand Media that clearly states Google's position with the company. It turns out that Dema ...
  • Demand Media Files For IPO
    Ending the week on a bold note, Demand Media on Friday filed for an initial public offering. In a regulatory filing, however, Demand did not list a price range ...
  • Report: Facebook IPO Off 'Til 2012
    Facebook's aversion to going public is well known, and, if sources are correct, the social net will indeed put off an IPO until at least 2012, Bloomberg reports. Thr ...
  • MediaMind Reevaluates IPO
    Slightly reining in its ambitions, MediaMind on Monday revealed more modest terms of a planned initial public offering. In March, the online ad campaign management firm -- known as Eyeblast ...
  • Eyeblaster Reins In IPO Target
    In March, Eyeblaster (now calling itself MediaMind) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise up to $115 million in an initial public offering of common stock. An S ...
  • Facebook Takes Cash, Likely Over IPO
    Lessening the chances of an imminent IPO, Facebook has quietly raised another $120 million from Elevation Partners, TechCrunch reports, citing "a recent letter to its limited partners." In exchang ...
  • Correction: Vringo IPO
    An article in Wednesday's Online Media Daily misstated the amount Vringo Inc. filed with the SEC in January to raise in an initial public offering. The funding target was $ ...
  • Vringo Adjusts Target Down, Aims To Raise $11 Million In IPO
    Investors are showing only tepid interest in mobile startups going public. Vringo, a company specializing in selling video ringtones, priced its initial public offering Tuesday at $4.60 p ...