Why This Year’s IPOs May Want To Go The Confidential Route

Why Confidential?  The confidential IPO can trace its origins to April 5, 2012. On that day, President Barack Obama signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, or JOBS Act. The JOBS Act, which defined startups as emerging businesses with less than $1 billion in annual revenue, let these companies file their S-1 IPO paperwork confidentially. … Continue reading Why This Year’s IPOs May Want To Go The Confidential Route