This is the first event in a new series on investing, led by Jane Leung, Athena member and Managing Director at Scenic Advisement. If you’re considering making investments in the private market, you must understand the various types of transactions and who participates in them. The value of the private markets are rapidly expanding as many companies choose to stay private for a longer period. Investors of all types are finding the private market highly desirable, which have historically had less regulation and greater returns. However, the private markets, particularly companies in the later stage, have fundamentally changed and We, Uber, to name a few, demonstrate new challenges being faced by this market.
From primary securities to secondary securities, and tender offers, private placements, and “private IPOs”, join this Virtual Salon to gain a solid foundation of what it means to invest in – and raise money – through the private markets.