Facebook IPO

  • Nasdaq to compensate firms on December 31 for botched Facebook IPO 28-12-2013 12:04 PM

    New York: Nasdaq OMX Group will compensate firms on December 31 for qualifying claims related to Facebook's botched May 2012 initial public offering, the exchange operator said in a note to traders on Friday. Nasdaq said previously it would pay up to $41.6 million in claims to market participants that...
  • Twitter learns from Facebook's IPO mistakes, makes different choices from its rival 08-11-2013 11:38 AM

    New York: As Twitter Inc's chief financial officer planned the company's initial public offering this year, he had one overriding goal: to avoid becoming the next Facebook Inc. Twitter CFO Mike Gupta grilled banks about how to sidestep the problems that beset Facebook's IPO from start to finish, asking detailed...
  • Four lessons Twitter learns from Facebook's IPO mistakes 14-09-2013 03:43 PM

    San Francisco: Twitter is so deeply ingrained in the cultural conversation that its initial public offering is likely to be a hot topic on its trend-setting service for the next few months. Its stock market debut is also likely to be the most scrutinized coming-out party since Facebook went public...
  • Facebook shares break $45 for first time since 2012 IPO 12-09-2013 10:35 AM

    San Francisco: Shares of Facebook Inc rose more than 3 per cent to a new high Wednesday, valuing the world's No. 1 social network at $106 billion, as investors focused on its recent mobile advertising advances and the potential to expand ad revenue into new areas. The stock touched $45...
  • FTN: Facebook IPO: does social media offer more value than mainstream media?

    Facebook IPO, tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, does social media offer more value than mainstream...
  • Facebook IPO sparks dreams of riches, adventure 09-12-2011 10:37 AM

    San Francisco: Travelling to space or embarking on an expedition to excavate lost Mayan ruins are normally the stuff of adventure novels. But for employees of Facebook, these and other lavish dreams are moving closer to reality as the world's No 1 online social network prepares for a blockbuster initial...