The Outlook for Venture-Backed IPOs

Quick CNBC clip from earlier today on the outlook for venture-backed IPOs in 2007. You know my view, but it’s still nice to see other people catching up …

[video removed because it wouldn't stop autoplaying in firefox. darn windows embeds.]

As an aside, my friend Dylan at CNBC is not quite right in the above clip in saying that owning IPOs at the offering has been the only way to make money on the things. Matter of fact, you have made more money recently on U.S. IPOs via aftermarket performance than via buying them on the offering for the first-day pop.

Related posts:

  1. The Death of Venture-Backed IPOs
  2. Focused Funds and the Return of the Venture-Backed IPO
  3. Go East, Young Venture-Backed Company
  4. The IPO Trough for VC-Backed Companies
  5. Catching Up: Venture-Backed IPO Volume, Nanotech Report, and Angel Investors Arise


  1. sean says:

    It’s very annoying to have this start automatically.
    Please let me press play on my own.

  2. Sadly, I can’t seemingly make it stop auto-playing in people with Firefox browsers. May have to stip it out entirely. Darn Windows embeds.