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SoftBank-backed Compass raises $450 million in downsized IPO

Mar 31 2021

(Reuters) -Compass Inc, the U.S. real estate technology firm backed by SoftBank Group, said on Wednesday it sold shares in its initial public offering at $18 each, at the lower end of its downsized target range to raise $450 million.

WeWork agrees $9 billion SPAC merger to finally get stock market listing

Mar 26 2021

WeWork said on Friday it has agreed to go public through a merger with blank-check firm BowX Acquisition Corp, enabling the office-sharing company to complete a stock market listing two years after its failed first attempt. | Video

WeWork agrees $9 billion SPAC merger to finally get stock market listing

Mar 26 2021

WeWork said on Friday it has agreed to go public through a merger with blank-check firm BowX Acquisition Corp, enabling the office-sharing company to complete a stock market listing two years after its failed first attempt. | Video

Gaming company Roblox surges 54% in debut on NYSE

Mar 10 2021

Shares of U.S. gaming company Roblox Corp closed up 54.4% in its New York Stock Exchange trading debut on Wednesday, valuing the company at $45.2 billion. | Video

U.S. regulators probe Robinhood over trading curbs

Feb 26 2021

Retail brokerage Robinhood said on Friday U.S. regulators were looking into its temporary trading curbs on so-called meme stocks earlier this year as shares of companies like GameStop Corp soared during a social media-fueled short-squeeze.

Bumble's $14 billion date: Blackstone-backed dating app soars on market debut

Feb 11 2021

Shares of Bumble Inc, backed by Blackstone Group Inc, soared more than 76% in their stock market debut on Thursday, fetching a $14 billion valuation for the operator of the dating app where women make the first move.

UPDATE 3-Bumble's $14 bln date: Blackstone-backed dating app soars on market debut

Feb 11 2021

Feb 11 Shares of Bumble Inc, backed by Blackstone Group Inc, soared more than 76% in their stock market debut on Thursday, fetching a $14 billion valuation for the operator of the dating app where women make the first move.

Archer to go public, United Airlines invests and orders electric aircraft

Feb 10 2021

Electric aircraft startup Archer will go public through a merger with a blank-check company backed in a deal valued at around $3.8 billion and backed by an order and investment from United Airlines, among the first major airlines to commit to the purchase of air taxis.

Short-seller Citron changes course, adjusts to new reality

Jan 29 2021

(Reuters) -Andrew Left, who spent two decades building his brand as one of the world’s best known short-sellers, on Friday turned his back on publicly detailing companies' shortcomings, capping a week of intense backlash against him and others who said video retailer GameStop’s stock is not worth its price.

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