Two Mass. biotechs each seek $115M in IPOs as sector nears record

The Massachusetts biotech sector could be headed toward a record-breaking year for IPOs after two more local drugmakers filed to go public late last week. Neon Therapeutics, a Cambridge-based cancer drug startup, disclosed in a federal filing on Thursda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Mass. biotechs just set an IPO record. Here’s how much each company raised.

Just halfway through the year, the Massachusetts biotech sector has already surpassed the previous record for total amount raised in initial public offerings. And that doesn’t even include what could be the largest-ever IPO for a local drugmaker. A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Biotechs With No Drugs in Trial Are Raising Millions in IPOs

Biotech IPOs are on track for a near-record year, with a crop of offerings that are younger, more highly valued—and some say riskier—than any in recent memory......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Why S&P Bulls Should Worry As The Baltic Dry Collapse Nears Worst On Record

As we noted recently, despite global stock markets soaring, global freight indices have been more-than-seasonally weak so far in 2019 with the Baltic Dry Index in particular crashing. The Baltic Dry Index represents the cos.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2019

U.S. IPO Weekly Recap: 2 Billion-Dollar Biotechs Cap A Mixed Week For Biotech IPOs

U.S. IPO Weekly Recap: 2 Billion-Dollar Biotechs Cap A Mixed Week For Biotech IPOs.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 9th, 2019

Canadian Jobs Soar Following Record Private-Sector Hiring Spree

With the rest of the world rapidly slumping into recession, moments ago Canada stunned economists who were br.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 8th, 2019

Barclays hires internet banker from Deutsche Bank

Barclays Plc said on Thursday it hired Riaz Ladhabhoy, an investment banker from Deutsche Bank to be the co-head of internet banking in the Americas, a move that comes ahead of a wave of IPOs expected in the sector this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Bitcoin Price Hits Record Sixth Consecutive Month of Losses

Bitcoin's price fell for a record sixth consecutive month in January, after an early bounce to $4,000 failed to entice mass buying......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 1st, 2019

Columbus" hotel industry posts record-breaking year in 2018

Columbus' hotel sector saw a successful 2018 on multiple fronts. Experience Columbus, the city's tourism marketing organization, said the past year was a record-breaking one in both bed tax collections and number of hotel rooms booked. Bed tax colle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2019

Wellesley Bancorp, Inc. Reports Record Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2018

WELLESLEY, Mass., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellesley Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq Capital Market: WEBK) (the "Company"), the holding company for Wellesley Bank (the "Bank"), reported net income o.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 24th, 2019

EnBW open to partnerships in U.S. offshore wind expansion

German utility EnBW could seek more partners in its planned push into the burgeoning U.S. offshore wind sector, its chief executive said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Companies Try to Skirt Shutdown"s IPO Limbo

The monthlong government shutdown is forcing some companies to seek alternate routes to go public while the main markets regulator is unable to green-light IPOs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

PG&E Stock Hits Record Low, Misses Interest Payment As Bankruptcy Nears

PG&E bonds are crashing and its stock just hit a new record low after the company opted not to make an interest payment today on its $800m of 5.4% bonds .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 15th, 2019

What You Need to Know as the U.S. Government Shutdown Nears a Record

The impasse over President Donald Trump’s campaign promise to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border now threatens to produce the longest U.S. governm.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 10th, 2019

Retailer stocks take a broad beating, led by Macy’s record plunge

Shares of retailers suffered broad, and in many cases a sharp selloffs Thursday, as a number of downbeat holiday-period sales reports sparked concerns over the health of the sector and consumer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

Takeda closes $62B purchase of Shire, creating largest Mass. biotech employer

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. and Shire plc finalized their record-setting tie-up Monday, creating what will likely be Massachusetts' largest life science employer and one of the world's largest drug companies. The Japanese drugmaker announced la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

Record number of British citizens seek Irish passports as Brexit looms

Holders of an Irish passport can continue to enjoy the benefits of EU membership, including the right to live and work in all member states without a visa......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 31st, 2018

Cannabis Watch: Marijuana IPOs in 2019: These companies could be the next hot pot stocks

As 2018 draws to a close and the reality of recreational marijuana in Canada sinks in, the next round of initial public offerings in the cannabis sector will likely come from U.S.-based companies looking to raise cash......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018

Investors should be wary as unicorns finally seek IPOs, Barron"s says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallDec 22nd, 2018

A year of living dangerously: The biggest IPOs of 2018

A volatile stock market and uncertainty abroad did little to weaken demand for initial public offerings over the past 12 months, as a resurgent tech sector helped fuel the IPO market's strongest year since 2014. Unfortunately, the market's ups and d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2018

SoftBank Corp suffers Japan debut drop after record IPO

One of the world's biggest IPOs hits the market to an usually poor start in Japan, as shares for Softbank's mobile unit slumped more than 10 percent on debut. Grace Lee reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018