Posts Tagged: US IPO


Sina Weibo IPO

Weibo disappoints with low IPO debut, but shares climb after cold start

Weibo’s shares made their IPO debut at a mere $16.27, but the share price soon climbed up gradually.

  • April 18, 2014
  • at 12:36 am
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Sina launches Weibo Wallet app

Hours ahead of IPO, Weibo fails to sell out shares, will raise only $286 million

Only 16.8 million of Weibo’s 20 million shares have been sold, meaning that Sina Weibo will raise just $286 million from its IPO - not the...

  • April 17, 2014
  • at 5:16 pm
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sina weibo quarantine

The omen: the sad decline of “China’s Facebook” shows why you should avoid the IPO of “China’s Twitter”

Sina Weibo, often heralded as China’s answer to Twitter, will soon IPO in the US. It’s a good chance for investors around the world to g...

  • April 4, 2014
  • at 2:45 pm
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China property

Tencent boosts ecommerce business yet again with $180 million stake in property portal

Chinese web giant Tencent has paid US$180 million to take a 15 percent stake in a major real estate portal and ecommerce site in the country...

  • March 21, 2014
  • at 10:20 pm
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Weibo active users

Sina Weibo files for US IPO, aims to raise $500 million

Ending months of speculation, China’s top Twitter-esque social network, Sina Weibo, has filed for a US public listing. Sina Weibo R...

  • March 15, 2014
  • at 6:43 pm
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Chinese e-store Jingdong set to pull in over $16 billion in sales in 2013

China’s second biggest e-store files for US IPO, aims to raise up to $1.5 billion

After years of speculation, one of China’s top e-stores, JD, has filed to list publicly in the US. According to JD’s filing with...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 11:33 pm
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GO Launcher dev team Sungy IPO

It’s go go go for China’s Sungy, raising over $80 million on NASDAQ debut

One of China’s biggest app development companies, Sungy Mobile (NASDAQ:GOMO), has just listed on NASDAQ. It’s the firm behind th...

  • November 23, 2013
  • at 12:02 am
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China's Craigslist set for US IPO next week, will raise up to $190 million

China’s Craigslist launches IPO, hits NYSE higher than expected at $22 per share

58.com (NYSE:WUBA), China’s top online classifieds site, has hit the New York Stock Exchange today for the first time. After initially...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 9:53 pm
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Baidu Qunar funding

Baidu’s travel site Qunar aims to raise $125 million in US IPO

Baidu’s (NASDAQ:BIDU) online travel site Qunar has filed for its much-anticipated US IPO. The site hopes to raise as much as $125 mill...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 10:15 am
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Weibo vs Twitter valuation

As Weibo launches IPO, here are all the facts and stats you need to know

Let’s look at all the facts and stats you need to know about Weibo, China's latest tech IPO to hit Wall Street.

  • April 17, 2014
  • at 9:27 pm
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China, Jumei make-up daily deals

China’s daily deals sector gets a boost as one site seeks to raise $400 million in US IPO

China’s daily deals industry is worth about US10 billion per year – and that makes the risky and highly fragmented sector worth fighting...

  • April 14, 2014
  • at 11:20 am
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Sina Weibo IPO - NASDAQ $WB

Sina Weibo picks NASDAQ for upcoming IPO, expects to make a loss this quarter

Sina Weibo’s US IPO – in which the Chinese social network is seeking to raise US$500 million – is still being cooked up, a...

  • April 1, 2014
  • at 10:13 pm
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Alibaba issues statement, set to IPO in New York

A statement issued by Alibaba today confirms that the ecommerce company will not go public in Hong Kong. Rather it is in process to IPO in t...

  • March 16, 2014
  • at 3:49 pm
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Jumei US IPO plan

Here comes the first daily deals site from China to seek a US IPO

China’s daily deals market is huge, but it’s even more fragmented and risky as a business than the country’s cut-throat e-...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 8:28 pm
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China Autohome IPO

In yet another Chinese tech IPO, Autohome revs onto Wall Street

2013 has seen a surge of Chinese tech IPOs after a couple of years of quiet anxiety on the markets. The latest one is Autohome (NYSE:ATHM), ...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 11:32 am
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Baidu Qunar funding

Baidu’s travel site Qunar raises $167 million on US IPO debut, sees stock price nearly double

Baidu-owned travel booking site Qunar (NASDAQ:QUNR) raised $167 million on its US IPO debut on Friday. Qunar priced higher than expected ...

  • November 2, 2013
  • at 11:19 am
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China’s Craigslist set for US IPO next week, will raise up to $190 million

China’s biggest online classifieds site – with 130 million monthly unique users – is ready to IPO in the US. 58.com (58同...

  • October 22, 2013
  • at 11:40 am
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Shanda Cloudary IPO 2013

Content With New Investment, Chinese E-Books Platform Cloudary Cancels US IPO Plan

We noted last week that Chinese e-books platform Cloudary wrapped up $110 million in funding. It seems that new investment is sufficient for...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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