Unicorn rodeo: 6 high-flying start-ups that are set to go public

Unicorn rodeo: 6 high-flying start-ups that are set to go public

This week Airbnb revealed that it has privately filed to go public, putting the popular unicorn on a path to a quick IPO if it desires. The recent move matches reporting suggesting that the home-sharing upstart might yet go public in 2020 in spite of the collapse of the travel market. The Exchange checks out startups, markets and […] Airbnb is not the only venture-backed business of note that is looking to go public at the minute, or that has independently submitted to go public. So, this morning, let’s gather a digest of each unicorn that has submitted privately, is expected to debut soon, or may go public in the next year or two. Airbnb’s Q2 profits fell by at least 67% from $1 billion or more to $335 million in the period, per Bloomberg. …

Including 3 more companies to the $100M ARR club

Including 3 more companies to the $100M ARR club

This morning, let’s discuss ActiveCampaign, Taped Future, and ON24. Maybe a piece or two, but absolutely nothing more., the latter 2 having actually just recently raised capital, revealing their profits turning points at the exact same time. Boston-based Taped Future, a cybersecurity company focused on” threat intelligence,” revealed that it crossed the $100 million ARR mark just recently, making the company a success story for its city. …