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Rubicon Project Gains on First Day of NYSE Trading

Written on
April 2nd 2014
Author
Mike Daly

Above: Rubicon Project COO/CFO Todd Tappin rigs the opening bell this morning at the New York Stock Exchange to the applause of the Rubicon team as the company begins trading today. ADOTAS – Digital ad exchange The Rubicon Project began trading this morning on the New York Stock Exchange, having ... more...

Today’s Burning Question: Will Wall Street Develop a Candy Crush on King.com?

Written on
February 18th 2014
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS — King.com filed an F-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission today, looking to raise up to $500 million for its IPO, according to USA Today. We asked industry leaders their thoughts on the move. Here’s how they responded: “Investing in a hot gaming company can be a tricky ... more...

LiveRail Touts $100 Million Run Rate, Preps for IPO in 2014

Written on
December 4th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS — The demand for programmatic advertising has exploded, with companies like YuMe, Criteo and Rocket Fuel going public within the last year. Today video advertising startup LiveRail released revenue highlights as it too preps for its IPO in late 2014, revealing that it has experienced a year-over-year revenue increase ... more...

Former California State Controller Westly Joins RadiumOne Board; IPO in the Offing?

Written on
November 22nd 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS — Politics and technology do mix, as newly appointed RadiumOne board member Steve Westly (pictured) can attest. The former California State Controller, who  ran for  governor of the Golden State back in 2006, has also held executive positions at eBay and served as a board member of Tesla Motors ... more...

Twitterpated: Strong IPO Exceeds Industry Expectations

Written on
November 8th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – The world watched as Twitter executed a near-flawless IPO yesterday, officially becoming a public company on the New York Stock Exchange. Before the first day of trading, witter priced its shares at $26, slightly above the predicted range of $23-$25. By day’s end, shares climbed 73 percent to $44.90, ... more...

Ad-Tech Execs Weigh In On Twitter’s IPO

Written on
November 7th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Here’s what some of the online ad industry’s movers and shakers are saying about Twitter’s IPO today: “With an active user base of 232 million users Twitter definitely has traction, nonetheless Twitter has yet to turn a profit and currently reports 9% of the revenue Facebook reported a year ... more...

Twitter’s IPO: How High Can It Go?

Written on
November 7th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Twitter announced its final price per share last night: $26, putting its value at $14.2 billion. Its stock begin trading on the NYSE this morning. As they did ahead of the Facebook IPO, IG set up a grey market as soon as Twitter filed its S-1, enabling its clients ... more...

Twitter: Simple Advertising Could Lead to a Successful IPO

Written on
October 10th 2013
Author
Peter Koeppel

ADOTAS — In true microblogging fashion, Twitter recently announced its IPO with a 140-character tweet. Over 200 million people use the communication tool globally, and while the IPO has been expected for years, Twitter is only now taking advantage of its positive revenue from advertising. Bringing back the tech sector? Twitter’s IPO ... more...

Adblock Plus Asks Twitter to Consider Joining the Acceptable Ads Community

Written on
October 4th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Adblock Plus posted an “An Open Letter to Twitter” on its blog this morning, inviting the company to consider joining the Acceptable Ads program rather than just follow what many pundits are recommending prior to its IPO. According an Adblock Plus spokesperson, Adblock Plus is asking Twitter to do ... more...

Inside Twitter’s IPO Filing

Written on
October 4th 2013
Author
Business Insider

ADOTAS  – Twitter is looking  to raise $1 billion through its IPO, the details of which were revealed yesterday, according to Business Insider. The company pegs its revenue this year at $500 million, though it’s reportedly losing money. “Through six months of this year revenue is $253.6 million, up from $122.4 million ... more...