# ipo - Today’s News
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# ipo - Friday 5 September, 2014
Chinese marketplace Alibaba will debut on Wall Street in two weeks time.
# ipo - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The company raised $427 million after it sold 17.8 million shares in its first day of trading.
# ipo - Friday 11 April, 2014
The formerly State-owned telecoms company was initially floated in Dublin, London and New York in 1999.
# ipo - Thursday 3 April, 2014
It gives Just Eat a valuation that is two-thirds more than takeaway giant Domino’s Pizza.
# ipo - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
The redesign comes after rumours the company will hold its IPO sometime in the Autumn.
# ipo - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
The company raised just under $500 million in an IPO which saw shares priced at $22.50 each.
# ipo - Friday 21 March, 2014
Dublin-based firm pulls plans to raise up to €57m from NASDAQ.
# ipo - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
King Digital Entertainment generated revenue of €1.36 billion in 2013, the majority coming from its flagship title, Candy Crush Saga.
# ipo - Thursday 19 December, 2013
The company and numerous banks have been accused of selectively disclosing parts of its revenue outlook before its IPO in May 2012.
# ipo - Thursday 7 November, 2013
Patrick Stewart and a 9-year-old with a lemonade stand rang the Opening Bell instead of Twitter executives
Twitter know how to ‘do’ PR.
These are the men who will get rich as Twitter goes public on the NYSE later today.
# ipo - Monday 28 October, 2013
Nasdaq was fined $10 million for trading delays and order failures when Facebook went public last year.
# ipo - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The company said it would sell 70 million shares in a price range between $17 and $20 a share.
# ipo - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
The choice of the NYSE for its IPO comes as the company posts losses of $65 million for the last three months and total losses of $483 million in its brief history.
# ipo - Thursday 3 October, 2013
Founders and shareholders Ev Williams, Jack Dorsey and Biz Stone are set to be millionaires.
# ipo - Sunday 22 September, 2013
It’s usually about those 140 characters, but often the Tweets with pictures are the ones we remember.
# ipo - Thursday 12 September, 2013
The microblogging site announced that it plans to go public and has submitted papers the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
# ipo - Wednesday 31 July, 2013
The world’s biggest online social network has been on a roll since it reported stronger than expected earnings on 24 July.
# ipo - Monday 17 December, 2012
Morgan Stanley agreed to the civil penalty without either admitting or denying the charges against them.
# ipo - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
# ipo - Wednesday 26 September, 2012
CEO Dick Costolo ruled out an imminent initial public offering or sale of the social networking site.
# ipo - Saturday 18 August, 2012
The end of a ‘lock-in’ period means another dive in share value – meaning Zuckerberg, and Bono, have both lost out.
# ipo - Friday 10 August, 2012
# ipo - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
The soccer club’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange will see the Glazer family take half of the proceeds.
# ipo - Friday 27 July, 2012
The loss stemmed from accounting rules requiring Facebook to set aside reserves from restricted stock units before 2011.
# ipo - Wednesday 4 July, 2012
United fans have long protested the Glazers’ heavily leveraged takeover, arguing the debts loaded onto the club have steadily eroded its ability to compete for big-name signings.
The club hopes to raise $100m by floating on the New York Stock Exchange.
# ipo - Sunday 17 June, 2012
But it’s not the company’s only legal worry.
# ipo - Tuesday 29 May, 2012
# ipo - Wednesday 23 May, 2012
Meanwhile a US Senate committee is considering launching an inquiry into the social network’s recent flotation.
“This should have been a blockbuster. This should have traded to $60 or $70.”
# ipo - Monday 21 May, 2012
Shares in the much-vaunted social network, led by newlywed Mark Zuckerberg, lost an eighth of their value in 15 minutes.
# ipo - Sunday 20 May, 2012
It’s been quite a week for the couple – including an historic IPO, a graduation from medical school, and a surprise wedding.
# ipo - Friday 18 May, 2012
Paul Hewson’s investment vehicle owns 1.5 per cent of the company – and will make a tidy packet in the IPO today.
# ipo - Thursday 17 May, 2012
# ipo - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
More people think Facebook will fade away than believe it will be a long-term success story.
Facebook had previously planned on selling shares at between $28-$35, but is now going for a price between $34 and $38.
# ipo - Monday 14 May, 2012
The move will result in Eduardo Saverin avoiding taxes of about $600 million when he collects his share of the site’s stock offering.
# ipo - Monday 7 May, 2012
Sometime this month, 337 million shares will be up for grabs when the world’s biggest social network floats on the stock market. But be warned: it may be hard to get a hold of them.
# ipo - Saturday 5 May, 2012
Did you know the most promising startup founders in the US are from Limerick? John Gleeson looks at what we can learn from them.