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Investors Offer Sober Estimate For China's Ant Group At $200B After IPO Halt

Some of Ant Group's global investors have valued the Chinese fintech firm at over $200 billion based on its 2020 performance, offering a more sober estimate after the shelving of its IPO and forced restructuring.
Read by 38% of LPs December 22, 2020

IPO Process Has Gotten Worse In Last 5 Years, Says Bill Gurley

The massive pops during recent market debuts have proven the traditional IPO process has only gone downhill, Benchmark's Bill Gurley said.
Read by 56% of LPs December 10, 2020

Airbnb Being Valued At $101B, DoorDash At $66B May End Badly

Airbnb and DoorDash will have to come out of the gate blasting financially as public companies, given the borderline insane valuations giddy investors afforded both on their respective IPO days.
Read by 62% of LPs December 07, 2020

Airbnb, Doordash IPOs Will Use A 'Hybrid Auction'

The hot Airbnb and DoorDash initial public offerings due to come this week will use a hybrid auction mechanism that is designed to result in a deal pricing that gets it closer to market pricing.
Read by 33% of LPs December 03, 2020

DoorDash: The Most Ridiculous IPO Of 2020

DoorDash's investors and bankers recognize that the window of opportunity to IPO this business closes quickly when the threat of COVID-driven lockdowns no longer drives growth in food delivery demand.
Read by 44% of LPs November 30, 2020

Food Delivery Giant DoorDash In $3.8B IPO

DoorDash, the biggest U.S. food delivery company, is seeking to raise as much as $2.8 billion in an initial public offering that's part of an end-of-year US listings rush.
Read by 63% of LPs November 09, 2020

China's Move To Halt Ant IPO Could Slash Fintech Giant's Value By $140B

New regulations that could force Ant to raise more capital to back lending and seek national licenses to operate across the country may reduce the firm's valuation by about half.
Read by 43% of LPs October 27, 2020

Why Ant Group's IPO Is Set To Be The World's Largest

The Chinese financial tech titan Ant Group is set to break the record for an initial public offering with a $34 billion haul. Here's why it's raising so much money, how it's doing it and what it means.
Read by 32% of LPs September 18, 2020

Sequoia Had A $9B Week From Three IPOs

The 48-year-old venture capital firm, long the envy of its Silicon Valley peers because of early bets on Apple, Google, WhatsApp, and Zoom, just wrapped up a five-day stretch that, for many rivals, would mark a strong five-year run.
Read by 74% of LPs

September 18, 2020

The 2020 SPAC Boom

As the global economy continues to stagger through the tumult of 2020, the financial markets have been busy innovating new ways to generate excitement amid the turmoil. One four-letter word in particular keeps making headlines: SPAC.
Read by 50% of LPs