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This San Francisco company is joining the parade of 2019 tech IPOs, with $3.5 billion valuation

San Francisco-based Cloudflare is apparently joining the city's parade of tech companies lining up to go public in 2019. The content delivery company is planning to list an initial public offering sometime in the first half of next year, which co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2018

Cloudflare preps for IPO with potential valuation up to $3.5 billion

San Francisco-based Cloudflare is apparently joining the city's parade of tech companies lining up to go public in 2019. The content delivery company is planning to list an initial public offering sometime in the first half of next year, which co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2018

Report: Slack eyeing early 2019 IPO

Slack is reportedly eyeing an IPO in early 2019 and the mega-unicorn with a valuation of $7 billion would launch off of the back of a red-hot year for tech IPOs in 2018. The communication and collaboration messaging tool reportedly has not hired .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

Tencent Music Plans IPO; Valuation Could Exceed $25 Billion

Tencent Music, China’s largest music-streaming company, is preparing what would be one of the largest tech IPOs ever following the successful debut of its European counterpart Spotify......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 22nd, 2018

An Uber IPO in 2019 Could Make It More Valuable Than Ford, Chrysler, and GM—Combined

Morgan Stanley reportedly set a $120 billion valuation, while Goldman Sachs was slightly lower. Uber could be one of the biggest IPOs of 2019. Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley have report.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 16th, 2018

Denver-based SendGrid acquired by San Francisco firm for $2 billion

It marks the second multi-billion dollar tech acquisition of a company with a large presence in Denver in less than a month......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

Compass CEO on $4 billion valuation and US real estate

Compass CEO Robert Reffkin joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the tech real estate company and the industry......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 27th, 2018

Armed with new execs from Google, Twitter, LinkedIn, this S.F. tech company is driving a $26 billion market

San Francisco-based Mixpanel has added three executives to its leadership team as the company aims to grow and support its customer base — already 20,000 users strong — and elevate its use of machine learning. Founded in 2009 by Suhail Doshi and Tim .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Twitter Plans to Sell $1 Billion in Convertible Debt

The social-media company is joining a rush of tech firms taking advantage of soaring share prices to issue shares that convert to equity......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

DoorDash hired her to spend half a billion dollars

The San Francisco-based delivery company closed on a $535 million funding round — its largest yet — March, giving it a valuation of $1.4 billion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

2018 Fast 50 unveiled; Austin"s quick-growing companies on parade

Sorry, tech, it's time to share the spotlight. The winners in Austin Business Journal's annual Fast 50 contest have been ranked, with a baby clothing company and a business rolling up dermatology clinics taking the top spots in the two categories. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2018

Uber’s Growth Slows for a Third Straight Quarter With $1 Billion Loss, Report Says

The $76 billion company is looking towards other avenues of revenue as it positions itself for a 2019 IPO. Uber stomached a $1 billion loss in its third quarter and saw a continued trend of.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2018

Plastics company another winner in blockbuster Amazon deal

The mega-deal to bring half of Amazon's second headquarters to Long Island City will allow the $800 billion tech giant to reap a windfall of tax breaks and credits in return for hiring at least... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 14th, 2018

SoftBank Investment Boosts WeWork Valuation to $45 Billion

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has committed $3 billion to WeWork in a deal that values the company at about $45 billion, a major infusion of new funding by WeWork’s largest investor......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 14th, 2018

Airbnb latest S.F. company to pledge millions to tackle homelessness

San Francisco-based Airbnb has become the latest tech company to pledge millions to take on the city's rampant homeless crisis. The short-term rental company said it would donate $5 million over the next three years, the San Francisco Chronicle repo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Vista strikes $1.94 billion deal to take software firm Apptio private

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners struck a deal to take software company Apptio Inc. private for $1.94 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2018

Vista Reaches Deal to Buy Software Firm Apptio for $1.94 Billion

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners struck a deal to take software company Apptio private for $1.94 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Vista close to $1.9 billion deal to take software firm Apptio private

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners is near a deal to take software company Apptio Inc. private for $1.9 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 11th, 2018

2019 Austin BizFit Challenge on the horizon

It's almost time to register for ABJ's second annual BizFit Challenge. This is our way to help promote fitness in the region, in association with Austin-based tech company FitRankings. FitRankings uses an algorithm that converts activities into a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2018

Why IBM"s $34 billion acquisition of this company will change how you use computers

In a massive tech acquisition, IBM has purchased the open-source software company Red Hat for a whopping $34 bi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 31st, 2018

In October A Whopping 96 Percent Decrease In Tech Company Buybacks

2018 continues to be a record-setting year for buyback announcements. As of October 26th, U.S. companies have authorized more than $869 billion in buybacks......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 30th, 2018