Experts Discuss the Good and Bad of Going Public: Bloomberg BNA & Vintage Educational Webinar
Companies need to understand the dark side of an IPO

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Successful IPOs can make founders, owners and senior executives millionaires overnight, at least on a spread sheet. Equally, millions of equity financing can also be raised overnight—dollars that will be essential fund growth initiatives: new products, expanded markets, employee hires, research and development and acquisitions.

Experts Discuss the Good and Bad of Going Public: Blomberg BNA & Vintage Educational Webinar. View a brief video snippet here:

View a brief video snippet here:

That's the optimistic side. The pessimist view on an IPO is important to discuss – not to derail any aspirations you may have, but to be prepared for the dramatic change a private company will experience.

  1. Higher costs
  2. Less control
  3. Pressure to meet third-party expectations
  4. No "privacy"

A updated Bloomberg BNA / Vintage video discusses ALL aspects of an IPO – tapping in the experts from Barclays, PwC, Baker & McKenzie and our president, Liam Power.

Watch the complete webinar here: 

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Vintage, a PR Newswire division, is a top-three provider of full-service regulatory compliance and shareholder communications services, delivered across our three practice areas: Capital Markets, Corporate Services and Institutional & Fund Services. Founded in 2002 and acquired by PR Newswire in 2007, Vintage has evolved to become the industry's intelligent value choice. We deliver a flexible balance of people, facilities and technology to ensure that regulatory compliance and shareholder communications processes are efficient, transparent and painless. Services include IPO registrations, transactions, virtual data rooms, EDGAR & XBRL filing, typesetting, financial printing and investor relations websites.

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