Uber just held a board meeting and confirmed that they will be working towards an initial public offering within two years. Continue reading “InvestX Portfolio Updates: UBER Plans to IPO by 2019”
Lyft has been in the news this week with information about hiring an IPO Advisory firm, and a partnership with Ford Motor Co to develop self-driving vehicles. Continue reading “Ride-hailing company Lyft has had a MAJOR week”
Welcome to this week’s Private Markets Express, a digest of small pieces of private equity news and knowledge gathered for your reading pleasure. Continue reading “Private Markets Express Update: July 25, 2017”
May 23, 2002 was the day Netflix Inc. went public. If you had the opportunity to invest in that offer back then, you could have made a fortune, as today shares have grown in value 130-fold. Continue reading “Netflix’s 15-Year IPO Anniversary shows the trajectory of this streaming sensation”
In April, Spotify signed a deal with Universal Music Group Inc. to make its platform more attractive to top-selling artists like Adele, Lady Gaga, and Coldplay by letting them release albums exclusively to premium users. Spotify is also working towards deals with Warner Music Group and Sony Music in the run-up to the IPO.
Here is a weekly wrap-up of everything you need to know about the private markets. Continue reading “SpaceX and NASA want to land on Mars; Airbnb could have plans to IPO in 2018”
Snapchat (Snap Inc.) is exactly the type of company InvestX wants to bring to our investors and advisers. Innovative, disruptive and extremely dynamic. Snap Inc. has it all. Continue reading “Snapchat Retail Roadshow Deck: You don’t want to miss it”