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Dan Primack / Fortune:
Facebook discloses insider sales   —  Facebook unlocked!  FORTUNE — Facebook announced which of its directors distributed or sold stock on Wednesday as part of the social network's unlocking of nearly 800 million shares.  According to its SEC filing, here are the details …
Nov 14, 2012, 5:55 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
IO Data raises $90 million, eyes IPO   —  A big vote of confidence for the modular model.  —  FORTUNE — IO Data Centers has raised $90 million in new venture capital funding, just one month after landing a major client win with Goldman Sachs.  This brings the Scottsdale …
Oct 10, 2012, 11:35 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Warby Parker raises $37 million   —  Eyeglass maker can now see its future a bit clearer.  —  FORTUNE — Trendy eyeglass maker Warby Parker has raised $36.8 million in new venture capital funding, according to a regulatory filing that indicates the total round could top out at $40 million.
Sep 9, 2012, 10:15 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Exclusive: Why Yelp stock spiked   —  The insiders didn't sell.  —  FORTUNE — This was supposed to be the day that Yelp (YELP) shares took a dive, as early investors were unshackled from lockup provisions attached to the local business review site's March IPO.  So why on earth is the stock up nearly 19% as of this writing?
Aug 29, 2012, 10:55 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
What WSJ got wrong about Groupon   —  Are VCs really backing away from Groupon?  —  FORTUNE — Have you heard that early Groupon (GRPN) investors are bailing on the company?  Well, some of them.  Maybe less than half.  But one of them is a big name, so it must mean the entire Internet sector is screwed.
Aug 20, 2012, 5:25 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Exclusive: Returns for brand-name VC funds   —  Beyond the dotcom-era benchmarks.  —  FORTUNE — It's no secret that venture capitalists were hit hard by last decade's dotcom bust, considering that median returns for 1998-2001 vintage funds are all underwater.
Aug 20, 2012, 4:30 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
The Facebook distribution dilemma   —  Facebook is unlocked.  So who held, and who sold?  —  FORTUNE — Approximately 271 million shares of Facebook (FB) stock was “unlocked” yesterday, under a provision that had prevented certain investors from selling shares until 90 days after the company went public.
Aug 17, 2012, 10:05 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Attack of the acqui-hires   —  Why tech companies buy the cow, even though they can get the milk for free.  —  FORTUNE — I'm a sucker for VC exits.  Even when I don't know the purchase and sale prices, there is something instinctively positive about a portfolio company being acquired by Google or Facebook or LinkedIn.
Aug 10, 2012, 3:35 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Nice-ira: Andreessen Horowitz returns first fund twice over   —  Silicon Valley firm hits major milestone. … Andreessen Horowitz has returned its debut fund two times over, following news that VMWare (VMW) will acquire Nicera Inc. for more than $1 billion in cash, Fortune has learned.
Jul 23, 2012, 11:15 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Venture firm General Catalyst loses co-founder   —  John Simon out at General Catalyst  —  FORTUNE — John Simon is leaving General Catalyst Partners, a Cambridge, Mass.-based venture capital firm he co-founded back in 2000.  His investments have included Bullhorn (acquired by Vista Equity Partners) …
Jul 21, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context

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