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Warner Music Group resurrects its $1.8 billion IPO plan after canceling deal on coronavirus risks

The firm first announced its IPO in February but pulled back after the pandemic disrupted concerts, merchandise sales, and video shoots.

Shopify stock has skyrocketed 4,600% since the e-commerce giant went public 5 years ago

$1,000 invested in the e-commerce company at the time of its IPO would be worth more than $46,000 today.

Owner of Peet’s Coffee plans $2.2 billion IPO

Brands owned by JDE Peet's include Peet's Coffee, Jacobs Coffee, Senseo, Tassimo, and Douwe Egberts.

Marc Benioff’s Salesforce scores a 370% return on Zoom after investing $100 million last year

Zoom's stock price has skyrocketed as the coronavirus pandemic continues to drive users to its video-conferencing app.
Palantir CEO Alex Karp at Sun Valley in 2019.

Secretive big data company Palantir expects $1 billion in revenue this year and to break even for the first time in its 16-year history

Palantir is reportedly preparing for an IPO. It's known for its work with government organizations, including its controversial contracts with ICE.
Adam Neumann, left, and his wife, Rebekah Neumann.

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann just lost his billionaire status. Here’s how the ousted CEO has spent his fortune, which once amounted to as much ...

Neumann was once worth as much as $14 billion, but his fortune has dwindled after WeWork's failed IPO and his resignation from the company.
People wearing protective masks walk past the Colosseum in Rome, Italy, February 25, 2020. Expert advice is that masks are generally ineffective from curbing the spread of the virus.

Airbnb bookings in coronavirus hot spots have collapsed by as much as 96% since January

Beijing, Milan, Rome, and Seoul, South Korea, have seen major falls in Airbnb bookings amid the coronavirus outbreak.

DoorDash just confidentially filed IPO paperwork as it prepares to go public

Doordash was valued at $13 billion in a November funding round and has raised over $2 billion to date.

‘We were kings of the world’: WeWork’s Adam Neumann fostered a culture of superiority at the troubled coworking startup

"Adam was the sun and we all revolved around him," a WeWork employee told the Financial Times after the IPO collapsed and Neumann stepped down.
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky.

Airbnb reportedly lost $322 million in the first 9 months of 2019, and it could mean a bumpier path to going public

The Wall Street Journal reported that Airbnb lost $322 million, which could worry investors wary of IPOs from money-losing businesses.