Warrington in the News Articles: page 56

It’s no secret that Warrington faculty are internationally renowned for their innovative research. The media looks to our scholars for insights and impactful news. See below where our faculty are featured in the news.

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Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter comments on Spotify’s direct listing approach.

“Innovative And Daring” CFO of Spotify Announces Retirement

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Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter comments on how the underpricing of IPOs in America has left billions on the table.

IPOs are a racket. But try finding something better.

The Economist
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Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter spoke with Marketplace about how the Saudi Aramco’s prospectus will help investors understand its profitability and long term risk.

What investors need to see in Saudi Aramco’s IPO prospectus

Jay Ritter

Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter comments on how lock-up periods might affect the valuation of companies like Uber, Pinterest and Zoom that went public this year.

Lossmaking tech shares face rough ride as lock-up clauses expire

Financial Times
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As traditional initial public offerings struggle, Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter spoke at an event hosted by UF alumnus and venture capitalist Bill Gurley (BS ’89) about the benefits of direct listings.

Startups hear about drawbacks of IPOs at San Francisco meeting


Venture capitalists to warn startups of the downside of IPOs in San Francisco meeting


Slack, Spotify and Michael Lewis will join nearly every big investor in Silicon Valley to talk about direct listings vs IPOs


Tech investor Bill Gurley says top-tier banks underprice IPOs


Silicon Valley investors call summit to disrupt IPO business

Jay Ritter speaks on Bloomberg

As a series of high-profile companies look to make their debuts on the market this year, Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares his expert advice on the impact these IPOs will have with multiple news outlets.

Endeavor pulls IPO after Peloton's poor debut

The Wall Street Journal

IPO crashes send chills from Wall Street to Silicon Valley

Financial Times

The remarkable rise - and epic fall - of WeWork's charismatic, controversial founder Adam Neumann


IPOs have been crushed in 2019. Why that's actually good news for stocks

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Research from Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter helps form advice on how retirees should respond to the steadily growing news stories about an imminent recession.

Opinion: Here’s how retirees should plan for an imminent recession

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Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter comments on WeWork’s value in its now postponed IPO.

Investor skepticism prompts WeWork to postpone its IPO

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Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter shares in the Silicon Angle article as well as in an article by the Financial Times that SmileDirectClub share’s percentage slide was the third-worst among IPOs of more than $100 million since 1990.

SmileDirectClub flops in one of the worst-performing IPOs in decades

Silicon Angle

SmileDirectClub shares tumble 28% in public debut

Financial Times
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Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter comments on Peloton’s journey to an initial public offering.

Peloton puts its own spin on accounting metrics ahead of IPO