Archive for the ‘Initial Public Offerings’ Category

Steps to Go Public

An IPO or initial public offering is a stock market launch of a company. This is the process that turns a private company into a public one. Companies looking to become publicly traded do so for a number of reasons including raising the expansion capital or monetizing […]

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Financing Options for your Startup

Credit Cards One of the most used financing options for a startup business is the credit card. In a 2012 study done by the National Federation of Independent Business it was found that 79% of small business owners have used credit cards either to start or to […]

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The Cost of an IPO

The cost if an IPO largely depends on the company that is about to go public. There are a lot of hidden factors that would affect the bottom line. In an IPO, a company usually undergoes a transformation, because in the process of becoming publicly traded various […]

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The Basics of XBRL

The XBRL is an electronic reporting format mandated by the SEC and over 30 other regulators across the globe. It is the result of a push toward a universal electronic financial reporting standard, which would make financial information easier to retrieve and analyze. This move towards the […]

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How to Read a 10-K Report

The 10-K form is an annual report that contains a summary of a company’s performance which is required by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). It must include information such as company history, executive compensation, organizational structure, subsidiaries, audited financial statements and equity, among others. Reading a […]

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10K season is approaching! Have a consulting CFO help relieve the burden

If you operate a public company, you are familiar with the burden the SEC filings can cause on your management team and accounting & finance staff. Not every company has the dedicated staff available to handle the task, but now you can! As an interim CFO with […]

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The Truths about IPO and Debt Financing

IPO or Initial Public Offering is the term used for a company that offers its shares publicly for the initial time. Basically, IPOs are more preferred since they possess the support of credible bankers who actually underwrites the entire process. The biggest advantage of IPO is the […]

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The Different Roles of Your CFO

Essentially, a CFO or Chief Financial Officer plays a lot of roles in an organization. If you will go to a CFO yourself to know, you would probably spend hours knowing about their functions. However, their most important duties can be summed up to a few paragraphs. […]

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Tips for Creating 10K Annual Reports

Making 10K reports can be a lucrative niche if you feel you are well versed with investment and finance matter. If you are comfortable with economics terminology, then writing Form 10K reports can be a viable activity that will make you earn huge profits most especially if […]

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Essential Things to Remember When Hiring A CFO

The roles and responsibilities of a Chief Financial Officer have changed significantly over the years. A lot of expanding businesses have CFOs as partners to CEO in order to outline strategies and drive towards the business goals. Hence, it is very important to hire the best person […]

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