Koovs Planning To Be Listed On London’s AIM Stock Market

Fashion and related accessories eCommerce venture Koovs is busy trying to get listed on the AIM, a junior stock market in London. AIM is essentially a sub-market of the London Stock Exchange, which has much relaxed regulatory laws and the system is encouraging to newer and emerging startups to offer their share in lieu of raising capital. The flexible regulatory system was specifically chosen by Koovs...
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Facebook IPO Fiasco Victims To Be Compensated By NASDAQ

Facebook’s infamous Initial Public Offering or IPO Debut is about to complete a full circle, with the share trading house that orchestrated the event, compensating those who suffered.NASDAQ OMX will apparently offer the traders a New Year’s gift on 31st December by compensating them for the botched May 2012 initial public offering of social media giant Facebook. The total sum of money to be paid...
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Twitter Has Finally Gone Public; Valued At $31.8 Billion

After many days of speculation and rising interest, Twitter has finally gone public. The IPO (at the time of writing) has gone really well for the company, with the stock opening at $45.10 on 11 million shares, a 73.5% increase on the initial price of $26 which was set by the social network. Based on stock trading at that price, Twitter has achieved a valuation of $31.8 billion, a notable increase...
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With IPO Debut Tomorrow, Twitter Steps-Up India Centric Engagement Activities With A Blog

As the micro-blogging platform takes ginger steps into becoming a public listed company, Twitter has stepped-up its region-specific engagement activities with an India specific Blog.With a clear intention of garnering interest in the platform primarily outside of USA, Twitter has decided to up its user engagement and interaction exercises. Since India has one of the highest English speaking populations,...
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Facebook CFO Cautions About The Extent Of Ads That Users Can Tolerate. Should Twitter Worry?

Facebook has presently managed to capture the attention span of a majority of the online population. Though that makes it one of the strongest and most reliable platforms to serve advertisements, there is a limit as to how much the Social Networking audience can bear, cautioned Facebook Chief Financial Officer David Ebersman.Facebook’s investors and others, who have vested interest within the budding...
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New York Stock Exchange Runs Simulation Of Twitter IPO Launch

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), a huge Stock Handling and Management platform handling stocks of some of the largest tech and non-tech companies, ran a simulation over the weekend to ensure the upcoming Initial Public Offer (IPO) of micro-blogging Social Network Twitter goes smoothly.Expected or rumored to take place on November 7, the IPO Launch is justifiably assumed to draw a huge rush of...
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Twitter Sets IPO Price Range At $17 To $20

On the road to Twitter’s IPO in the first week of November, the company has been making sure that it doesn’t face the issue that Facebook faced when it went public. The company has announced that it will be setting the IPO price range between $17 to $20 and will offer 70 million shares. An addition 10.5 million shares could be available depending on the actions of the underwriters. On the higher...
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Twitter Going Public, Files For IPO

Twitter is following Facebook’s footsteps and going public. The popular micro blogging platform has filed for for an initial public offering (IPO) with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Twitter announced the news offcourse via its @Twitter feed, ”We’ve confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a planned IPO. This Tweet does not constitute an offer of any securities...
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JustDial Launches Online Food Ordering Service In16 Indian Cities

Just Dial has stealthily introduced a food ordering service. Users can now order food from the restaurants that the company has listed on the website. This puts it on a collision path with younger and newer startups like FoodPanda, TastyKhana, Just Eat etc. Justdial has a strategic advantage here due to its existing user base and infrastructure.Justdial is expected to get 5% of the individual transactions...
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Facebook Buys Speech Recognition Developer ‘Mobile Technologies’

In a bid to further garner more users across globe, Facebook has acquired Mobile Technologies, a developer of voice recognition and translation tools which has been around for the last 12 years. Facebook did not reveal terms of the transaction but they did reveal that the members of the Mobile Technologies team would be joining the social network.“Voice technology has become an increasingly...