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Zynga and Rovio: the numbers [infographic]
This great infographic puts the numbers on Zynga and Rovio side by side. With Rovio planning an IPO next year, it is doomed to the same crisis as Zynga? Can Zynga even hope to emulate Rovio's success...
- Posted 200 days ago
Dear Rovio, please don’t IPO, you’ll kill the market
Together with law firm Osborne Clarke, I host a lunch 3 or 4 times a year where a bunch of games companies and financial investors get together to chat about the games business and the difficulties of...
- Posted 214 days ago
Zynga’s share price collapses as status as "Facebook proxy" disappears
Zynga's shares have fallen by 11.4% in the fast few minutes since Facebook started trading in the US. I'm kicking myself for not seeing this coming.
- Posted 365 days ago
What, exactly, is an IPO?
My RSS feeds, tweet stream and favourite websites are all awash with news of Facebook’s IPO. But I also picked up questions at a much more basic level like “What is an IPO?” So why did Facebook float,...
- Posted 467 days ago
Is Moshi Monsters’ Mind Candy preparing an IPO?
Is Moshi Monsters considering an IPO? The evidence of their most recent marketing campaign suggests that it might be imminent.
- Posted 796 days ago
Another tech IPO in the US = good news for capital raising
LogMeIn, a US technology business that enables remote connections to a PC for support, access and backup, has just gone public. This is great news for anyone who wants to raise venture capital or private equity. For...
- Posted 1417 days ago
Changyou IPO a success
I reported on the imminent IPO of Changyou earlier in the week, and it appears to have gone well. Chris Nuttall of the FT saysthat the Changyou IPO priced at the top of the range ($16), and...
- Posted 1506 days ago