After going private in 2016 after accepting a $32 per share, or $4.3 billion, price from Apollo Global Management, Rackspace is looking once again to the public markets. First going public in 2008, Rackspace is taking second aim at a public offering around 12 years after its initial debut. The...

Yesterday evening Palantir, the quasi-secretive data mining and analysis firm, publicly announced that it has privately filed to go public. The disclosure came in the wake of Palantir raising new capital, taking on hundreds of millions of dollars before its planned public offering. According to...

It’s been a busy last 24 hours or so for on-demand delivery company Postmates. According to reporting, the company is reviving its IPO plans, possibly selling to Uber, or perhaps looking to go public with the help of a special purpose acquisition vehicle, also known as a SPAC. For Postmates, a...

Agora isn’t the only company headquartered outside the United States aiming to go public domestically this quarter. After catching up on Agora’s F-1 filing, the China-and-U.S.-based, API-powered tech company that went public last week, today we’re parsing DoubleDown Interactive’s IPO...

As the IPO market heats up, one offering slipped beneath our radar. This morning, then, we’ll catch up on Accolade’s initial public offering and what its proposed pricing may tell us about the state of the IPO market. The Exchange is a daily look at startups and the private markets for Extra...

O2O 및 핀테크 전문기업 ‘원투씨엠(대표이사 한정균)’이 상장 신청을 한다. 원투씨엠은 ‘폰에 찍는 도장’으로 유명한 ‘스마트스탬프’를 개발한 기업으로, 스마트폰 화면에 직접 스마트폰 스탬프를 찍어 구매와 포인트...

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This is Equity Monday, our short-form week-starter in which we go over the weekend, look to the week ahead, talk about some neat funding rounds, and dig into what is...

JD reportedly secures US$3.87 billion in Hong Kong secondary listing Chinese e-commerce retailer JD reportedly has priced its shares at HK$226 (US$29.16) each and raised about US$3.87 billion in its Hong Kong secondary listing, according to a report by Channel News Asia, in the wake of Chinese...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Last week we noted that the IPO window was open, a seemingly incongruous reality when compared to stark unemployment figures in the country and what they would seem to bode for...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. ZoomInfo went public yesterday. After pricing its IPO $1 ahead of its proposed range at $21 per share, the company closed its first day’s trading worth $34.00, up 61.9%,...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. The ZoomInfo IPO slipped through our fingers in the last news cycle, so we’re going to catch up. Founded in 2000, the company has had a somewhat complicated history. ZoomInfo ...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Used-car marketplace Vroom continued its march towards going public yesterday with the release of an updated IPO filing. The documents it filed provides pricing information for a...

Chinese online retailer JD is setting up tentative timetables to take its affiliates public over the next two years, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told TechNode. The company will focus on its secondary listing in Hong Kong this year, JD Logistics in 2021 and then JD Digits in...

Nasdaq will release new restrictions on IPOs that will restrict many Chinese companies from listing on the stock exchange in the future. Chinese companies listed in the US are facing increasing skepticism after Luckin Coffee admitted to fraud in April. Why it matters: The new restrictions are...

Earlier today, DigitalOcean announced that it raised $50 million more from prior investors Access Industries and Andreessen Horowitz. The capital comes after the SMB and developer-focused cloud infrastructure company raised nine-figures worth of debt back in February. DigitalOcean is a large...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Last Friday something very odd happened: the public debut of Kingsoft Cloud, a company that we’ve covered before. I’m nigh-incredulous about this IPO for the host of issues...

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Airbnb’s recent moves in the wake of a global travel slowdown are interesting and worth understanding in chronological order. What it details is a company spending heavily today...

Everything you need to understand about Series A, B, C, D and E funding for startups   By Monika Ghosh   When it comes to startup funding, Series A, B, C, D and E indicate distinct financing rounds through which startups raise investment during different […] The post The ABCD of Funding...