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A big hit and a big miss from pair of Silicon Valley life science IPOs

A pair of Bay Area life science IPOs got very different receptions Thursday on Wall Street. Redwood City-based Guardant Health Inc. topped its price targets to raise $237.5 million, giving it an initial market cap of about $1.6 billion as it heade.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2018

Week In Review: Human Gene Editing Scandal Revisited; Can China Biopharma Continue To Expand? News On 3 China Life Science IPOs

Week In Review: Human Gene Editing Scandal Revisited; Can China Biopharma Continue To Expand? News On 3 China Life Science IPOs.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMay 12th, 2019

Snowflake swaps CEOs, brings in one who took ServiceNow public

One of Silicon Valley's hottest venture-backed companies changed CEOs on Wednesday, bringing in one who has led IPOs for two others from the region. Bob Muglia, a veteran of Microsoft Corp. and Juniper Networks Inc., is out at San Mateo-based Snowflake .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2019

The Wave Of Unicorn IPOs Exposes Silicon Valley"s GroupThink

Authored by Ritech Jain viaWorldOutOfWhack.com, The wave of unicorn IPOs reveals Silicon Valley’s dangerous groupthink: a dozen unicorns that have listed, or are likely to, posted combin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2019

Pinterest and Zoom surge in Wall Street debuts

The site is the latest Silicon Valley company to hit the public market, and will serve as a test case for investors bracing for a host of high-flying tech IPOs this year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 18th, 2019

Pinterest and Zoom surge in early trading after IPO

The site is the latest Silicon Valley company to hit the public market, and will serve as a test case for investors bracing for a host of high-flying tech IPOs this year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 18th, 2019

Pinterest going public at $19 a share, the latest in a wave of ‘unicorn’ IPOs

The site is the latest Silicon Valley company to hit the public market, and will serve as a test case for investors bracing for a host of highflying tech IPOs this year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 18th, 2019

Will Uber’s IPO really boost San Francisco house prices?

With a new wave of Silicon Valley IPOs, experts are divided over the possible impact on Bay Area house prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 12th, 2019

Uber files for most anticipated Silicon Valley IPO since Facebook

Uber Technologies Inc. officially filed for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, setting up one of the most anticipated Silicon Valley IPOs since Facebook Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

Uber files for IPO in one of the most eagerly awaited offerings since Facebook

Uber Technologies Inc. officially filed for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday afternoon, setting up one of the most anticipated Silicon Valley IPOs since Facebook Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

What we know about Elizabeth Holmes as she awaits trial

After the release of a major podcast and HBO documentary, the story of Theranos is on everyone's lips again. Years after the scandal broke in Silicon Valley, the story has gained new life as foun.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2019

The rise of Silicon Valley"s new mafias

SAN FRANCISCO — Riley Newman, a former head of data science at Airbnb, set out in mid-2017 to raise a venture capital fund that would invest in a multitude of tech trends. But he quickly realized that .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

The rise of Silicon Valley"s new mafias

SAN FRANCISCO — Riley Newman, a former head of data science at Airbnb, set out in mid-2017 to raise a venture capital fund that would invest in a multitude of tech trends. But he quickly realized that .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

Cleared of bizarre crimes, startup CEO seeks redemption and $100 million

Zain Jaffer’s charmed Silicon Valley life .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 13th, 2019

The new status shoe is machine washable, made from recycled water bottles, and costs $145 a pair

Melia Robinson/Business Insider Women from the tech offices of Silicon Valley to the streets of New York.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2018

Robert Downey Jr., Jay Z, Durant Back Life Insurance Startup

San Francisco-based Ethos Technologies isn’t a well-known name in Silicon Valley, but its investors certainly are. The company isn't a well-known name in Silicon Valley,.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2018

Robo-Advisor Tech Startup SigFig Raises $50M From Top Wall Street, Silicon Valley Investors

A unique robo-advisor business model received a stamp of approval from investors on both coasts. SigFig announced a $50 million Series E round anchored by Bain Capital, Union Square Ventures, DCM Ventures, UBS and New York Life. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 19th, 2018

D.C.-area cybertech companies persuade West Coast investors to head east

Charlottesville-based Social SafeGuard recently raised $11 million from a pair of Silicon Valley venture funds......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 8th, 2018

D.C.-area cybertech firms persuade West Coast investors to head east

Charlottesville-based Social SafeGuard recently raised $11 million from a pair of Silicon Valley venture funds......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 8th, 2018

Lawsuit claims Walmart stole technology to keep produce fresh

Walmart Inc was sued on Wednesday by a Silicon Valley company that accused the largest U.S. retailer of stealing its technology to prolong the shelf life of produce and reduce spoilage......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 1st, 2018

​How one Silicon Valley CEO masters work-life balance

It’s no surprise that Chris O’Neill, chief executive of Evernote, a no.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2018