How to Go Public Websites & Articles
An IPO for Everyone
“According to the cofounder of investment firm Hambrecht & Quist, an entirely new way for companies to go public may bring the markets to the masses.”
Exiting Through an Initial Public Offering
“Although this exit strategy is an option for only a select group of entrepreneurial companies, its rewards are well worth the careful planning required.”
IPO Basics: A Road Map
What’s involved in taking a company public? Take a quick tour on How to Go Public through the IPO process.
IPO Basics: Due Diligence
One of the keys to a smooth IPO is a thorough review of your business. This due diligence process ensures you can back up everything you say in your SEC registration statement.
IPO Basics: Investment Bankers, Underwriters, and Other Key Players
Taking your company public? Make sure you understand who the players are and their roles in the process.
IPO Basics: Stock Exchanges and Securities Laws
In over your head when it comes to securities and the public markets? Here’s a primer to get you started.
IPO Basics: The Registration Statement
Considering a public offering? This primer on registration statements will get you started.
IPOs: How Soon and How Much?
When should you take your company public? How do you set your initial share price? How many shares should you sell, and how do you avoid flooding the market? This IPO primer can help you answer these questions.
A guide to help you understand how to raise capital and comply with federal securities laws.
SecondMarket creates a marketplace for illiquid investments including private company stock, restricted securities, and limited partnership interests.
The Allure of Going Public
Even now, public markets hold a powerful appeal for entrepreneurs. But as the CEO of any public company will tell you, the IPO is no cakewalk. In fact, it’s just the start of the next phase. The question of who’s on your team matters more than ever.
The Road to Wall Street
“Everyone thinks an IPO is the last hurdle to success, and everyone has it all wrong. It’s what happens after you go public that makes all the difference.”
The Secret World of IPOs
“A senior Inc. writer takes you through the uncharted territory of small-company public offerings.”
Weighing the Benefits of Hitting the IPO Road
Successful IPOs bring capital and growth, but they also have their drawbacks. Consider the pros and cons carefully before jumping into the fray.
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