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Shara Tibken / CNET:
Nasdaq gets OK to pay out $62M for botched Facebook IPO   —  The Securities and Exchange Commission said the stock exchange operator can provide cash compensation to investors who lost money while attempting to trade Facebook shares during its IPO.  —  The Securities and Exchange Commission …
Mar 25, 2013, 12:35 PMIn context
Bernard Vaughan / Reuters:
Ex-Oregon governor candidate charged in Facebook IPO fraud   —  (Reuters) - A former Oregon gubernatorial candidate was arrested on Tuesday for his alleged role in defrauding investors who had hoped to buy shares of Facebook Inc before its initial public offering in May 2012, federal authorities said.
Mar 19, 2013, 4:15 PMIn context
Nate Raymond / Reuters:
Facebook execs get judge to toss 4 IPO-related lawsuits   —  * Facebook still faces other claims tied to last May's IPO  —  * Judge says plaintiffs can file new suits within 20 days  —  Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and other executives won the dismissal Wednesday …
Feb 13, 2013, 5:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Nasdaq Faces Facebook Fine   —  Exchange Group in Talks With SEC on $5 Million Penalty Over Botched IPO  —  Nasdaq OMX Group's missteps during last year's debut of Facebook Inc. shares cost Wall Street an estimated $500 million.  In the end, U.S. securities regulators may end up fining the exchange group 1% of that.
Feb 5, 2013, 7:05 PMIn context
David Hornik / VentureBlog:
Secondary Market Stupidity   —  I have heard of short term memory, but this borders on amnesia.  Were the buyers in this latest secondary transaction (Twitter at $10B) asleep during the Facebook IPO?  Did they miss the part where lots of well intentioned “investors” bought Facebook shares at $80B …
Feb 2, 2013, 2:00 AMIn context
Adam Lashinsky / Fortune:
Why SurveyMonkey is holding off on an IPO   —  SurveyMonkey's CEO had a front-row seat for Facebook's rocky IPO.  He's in no hurry to follow suit.  —  FORTUNE — Forgive Dave Goldberg, chief executive of rapidly growing SurveyMonkey, for not being in the slightest rush to take his 13-year-old company public.
Jan 18, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Vauhini Vara / Wall Street Journal:
California Budget Hurt by Facebook's Stock-Price Slump   —  Facebook Inc.'s disappointing IPO has claimed another victim: California's budget.  —  Aides to Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown last week lowered their estimate of how much revenue the state will get from Facebook's initial public offering …
Jan 17, 2013, 6:35 PMIn context
Nicole Perlroth / New York Times:
Start-Up Investors Grow Wary of Tech Ventures After Facebook's I.P.O.   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Call it the Facebook effect.  Until recently, investors had been all too eager to pour millions into any Web start-up with rapid growth, regardless of whether it made money or even had plans to do so down the road.
Jan 14, 2013, 6:45 AMIn context
Abram Brown / Forbes:
Reading Twitter's Tea Leaves: At $11 Billion Valuation, IPO Prep May Start In Late 2013   —  The dismal performance by newly public tech companies—looking at you, Zynga and Groupon and Facebook—may not clip Twitter's wings after all.  —  A report by Greencrest Capital …
Jan 3, 2013, 10:30 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
As IPO Gets Closer, Twitter Tries Growing Up Fast   —  Preparing for an eventual IPO isn't easy, taking years of planning, of careful strategy decisions, of picking your people perfectly.  Even then, things can still go wrong.  Just ask Facebook.  —  While an initial public offering …
Dec 20, 2012, 5:50 PMIn context

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