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New Secondary Market for Private Companies

Startup Equidate is attempting to create a new secondary market for private company shares by not trading their shares. Instead, the investor gets a derivative contract and an asset backed loan. The investor apparently buys the shares now for delivery … Continue reading

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Get ‘Em While They’re Young

Nasdaq, seeing an increase in private (crowdfunded?) companies seeking a market for their shares, has partnered with Shares Post to create the Nasdaq Private Market, advertised to be “the preeminent marketplace for private growth companies.” The press release states “The … Continue reading

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