Posts Tagged ‘LinkedIn’

LinkedIn Plans to Float this Year

Friday, January 28th, 2011

It’s kind of hard to see how a business-oriented social networking site could be as widely used as Facebook. I mean, once you’ve posted your resume, what reason is there to visit again?

Social networking site aimed at business professionals to lead wave of IPOs at companies such as Facebook and Groupon

LinkedIn, the online service for business professionals, is to go public this year, the first social networking company to float on the New York stock exchange.

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LinkedIn Flotation Rumours Fuel Investors’ Frenzy for Social Media

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Boy there sure is a lot of investor interest in social networking lately … it’s almost starting to feel like the frenzy for internet-based investments in the late 1990s.

Business-focused networking site refuses to comment on reports that it is considering an initial public offering

Social networking company LinkedIn is considering a flotation as investors clamour to pour money into the new generation of internet firms.

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