• The most first-quarter IPOs since 2000

    The IPO market is closing out a monster quarter, although not all investors have been winners. Particularly retail buyers in March.

    FORTUNE -- Here's a data point for those who worry that we could be in the midst of another IPO bubble: More companies went public in the first quarter of 2014 than in any other year since the dotcom days of 2000. Now here's some good news for the "this time MORE

    - Mar 31, 2014 3:31 PM ET
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  • Deals of the day: Arista Networks files for IPO

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    Venture Capital Deals

    Crossbar Inc., a Santa Clara, Calif.-based developer of resistive RAM technology, has raised $25 million in Series C funding. SAIF Partners, Korea Investment Partners, CBC-Capital and Tao Venture Capital Partners were joined by return backers Artiman Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Northern Light Venture Capital and the University of Michigan. www.crossbar-inc.com

    ClearStory Data, a Palo Alto, MORE

    - Mar 31, 2014 10:48 AM ET
  • Deals of the day: El Pollo Loco considers IPO

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    Venture Capital Deals

    Cloudera, a provider of enterprise analytic data management solutions, has signed a major strategic partnership with Intel that also includes a large (albeit unspecified) investment from Intel Capital. The investment comes on top of Cloudera's recent $160 million fundraise at a $1.8 billion valuation, from T. Rowe Price, Google Ventures and MSD Capital. Read more.

    CPXi, a Westbury, N.Y.-based digital media MORE

    - Mar 28, 2014 10:31 AM ET
  • IPO watch: Everyday Health

    The wellness media company successfully listed shares after one failed attempt in 2010. A welcoming IPO market helps.

    By Lauren Silva Laughlin

    FORTUNE -- Some investors are hoping Everyday Health's initial public offering Friday will be a spoonful of sugar on top of an artificially sweetened IPO market. The medical advice website raised about $115 million in an IPO that priced late Thursday night selling shares at $14 apiece, the MORE

    Mar 28, 2014 9:02 AM ET
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  • Billions of reasons for taxpayers to love Ally's IPO

    Sale of part of U.S Treasury's stake will yield the public a cash profit.

    FORTUNE -- Crocuses and various other bulbs are popping up in my garden, a tangible sign that our brutal East Coast winter has finally ended. Something similar is sprouting on Wall Street, of all places: a tangible sign that taxpayers are finally going to get enough cash to turn a profit on Ally Financial, which had long MORE

    - Mar 28, 2014 5:00 AM ET
  • Tech IPOs: Profits don't matter

    When it comes to today's tech IPOs, only pundits pay attention to profits.

    FORTUNE -- When cloud storage and file-sharing company Box filed for its IPO on Monday, many journalists and pundits pounced on the company's massive losses ($169 million on $124 million in revenue for 2013). In an instant, the company's high-profile promise was washed away in a sea of red ink. If you buy into this thing at a MORE

    - Mar 26, 2014 12:56 PM ET
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  • Aaron Levie owns more of Box than you think

    Box CEO owns more than the 4.1% stake that is being widely reported.

    FORTUNE -- When Box filed its IPO registration papers yesterday, there were several stories about how company co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie only owns 4.1% of the company. But they're all off by around 36%.

    Here's why people think Levie holds a 4.1% stake (click to enlarge):

    Seems pretty straightforward. The only problem is that the 4.1% does not MORE

    - Mar 25, 2014 3:53 PM ET
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  • On eve of IPO, how does King Digital compare to Zynga?

    The Candy Crush maker has much better numbers than its already publicly-traded rival. At least for now.

    FORTUNE -- Expectations are that King Digital, the maker of Candy Crush, will price its IPO as early as tonight, after which it will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol KING.

    This is certainly one of the year's trickiest offerings for investors, given that King is a hits-driven business going public while MORE

    - Mar 25, 2014 1:27 PM ET
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  • Deals of the day: Hortonworks raises $100 million

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    Venture Capital Deals

    Hortonworks Inc., a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based provider of Hadoop database software, has raised $100 million in fourth-round funding. BlackRock and Passport Capital co-led the round, and were joined by return backers Dragoneer, Benchmark, Tenaya Capital, Index Ventures and Yahoo.www.hortonworks.com Axonics Modulation Technologies Inc., an Irvine, Calif.-based developer of implantable neuromodulation technology, has raised $32.6 million in Series A funding. Edmond de Rothschild MORE

    - Mar 25, 2014 10:45 AM ET
  • Box IPO filing: The key numbers

    Box is going public. Here are the numbers you need to know.

    FORTUNE -- Cloud-based content management and file-sharing company Box today filed for a $250 million IPO, setting the stage for one of the year's most highly-anticipated public offerings. It plans to trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol BOX, with Morgan Stanley (MS), Credit Suisse (CS) and J.P. Morgan (JPM) listed as lead underwriters.

    We're still reading through the filing, but MORE

    - Mar 24, 2014 4:57 PM ET
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