Home Must Reads Oregon has eight tech IPOs in the pipeline

Oregon has eight tech IPOs in the pipeline

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, December 12, 2013

Eight Oregon companies are considering initial public offerings, according to a new report by CB Insights.

No tech company in the state has held an IPO since Cascade Microtech did it in 2004. That offering, relatively small, came amid a long downturn in Oregon’s tech sector that followed the calamitous dot-com bust. Even now, Oregon tech employment is somewhere around 15 percent below its dot-com-era peak.

Younger companies are the focus of CB Insights’ report, which says there are 590 tech companies nationwide in the “pipeline” for an IPO. These companies haven’t filed the paperwork for an IPO, but they’re positioned to be able to take their businesses public if they continue to grow and the IPO market remains healthy.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

 

More Articles

What I'm Reading

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Peter Lizotte at ACME Business Solutions and Roger Busse at Pacific Continental Bank share their favorite reads.


Read more...

Kill the Meeting

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

Meetings get a bad rap. A few local companies make them count.


Read more...

Downtime

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

Bob Dethlefs, CEO of Evanta, balances work and play.


Read more...

Knight Vision

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY VIVIAN MCINERNY

Travis Knight wants to release a movie a year. Can he pull it off?


Read more...

Two Sides of the Coin

Contributed Blogs
Friday, September 26, 2014
0926 iphone6-thumbBY JASON NORRIS | GUEST BLOGGER

This post focuses on the recent release of the new Apple iPhone as well as Alibaba's IPO, the largest U.S. IPO in history.


Read more...

Two Sides of the Coin

Contributed Blogs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
22 twosidesBY JASON NORRIS

Historically, when the leaves fall, so do the markets. This year, earnings, Europe, energy and Ebola have in common? Beyond alliteration, they are four factors that the investors are pointing to for this year’s seasonal volatility.


Read more...

Books Rule

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JON BELL

Powell's stays relevant in the digital age.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS