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Phil Haslett, co-founder of EquityZen, joined Cheddar to discuss the companies they are looking at and which big tech companies might finally go public.</description><pubDate>Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:43:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://cheddar.com/videos/big-tech-companies-set-to-ipo-in-2019</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/cheddar-6363a25829de6682.PNG"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>MarketWatch: Eventbrite IPO: 6 things to know about the ticketing company</title><link>https://www-marketwatch-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.marketwatch.com/amp/story/guid/44A8BE1A-AB9F-11E8-AE29-A24B9F7FD2DD</link><description>EquityZen Co-Founder Phil Haslett talks with MarketWatch about Eventbrite's IPO.</description><pubDate>Sat, 01 Sep 2018 09:52:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www-marketwatch-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.marketwatch.com/amp/story/guid/44A8BE1A-AB9F-11E8-AE29-A24B9F7FD2DD</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Marketwatch-74feeae47e87f379.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: Eight Factors To Consider Before Retiring From Your Business</title><link>https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesfinancecouncil/2018/08/27/eight-factors-to-consider-before-retiring-from-your-business/#cc366d06580c</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda speaks with Forbes about instilling your values into your business before retiring.</description><pubDate>Mon, 27 Aug 2018 09:47:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesfinancecouncil/2018/08/27/eight-factors-to-consider-before-retiring-from-your-business/#cc366d06580c</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Forbes-862c06b6c90087fd.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Silicon Valley Business Journal: Uber worth $1 trillion? 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-0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.forbes.com/sites/rogeraitken/2018/05/16/the-50b-pre-ipo-markets-next-step-could-be-turning-to-blockchain/#569b0b9711dc</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Forbes_MVKNFF.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Bloomberg: Robinhood Founders Are Billionaires in Silicon Valley Minute</title><link>https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-11/robinhood-founders-turn-billionaires-in-a-silicon-valley-minute</link><description>EquityZen Co-Founder Phil Haslett speaks with Bloomberg about Robinhood's $6 billion valuation.</description><pubDate>Fri, 11 May 2018 16:51:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-11/robinhood-founders-turn-billionaires-in-a-silicon-valley-minute</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/bloomberg_T5CLHF.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: These Benzinga Global Fintech Award Finalists Are The Future Of Alternative Investment Platforms</title><link>https://www.benzinga.com/fintech/18/05/11694598/these-benzinga-global-fintech-award-finalists-are-the-future-of-alternative-i</link><description>EquityZen is named a finalist for the 2018 Best Alternative Investments Platform award at the Benzinga Global Fintech Awards, a yearly showcase of the greatest advances in fintech from leaders and visionaries in the worlds of finance and technology.</description><pubDate>Fri, 11 May 2018 09:46:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.benzinga.com/fintech/18/05/11694598/these-benzinga-global-fintech-award-finalists-are-the-future-of-alternative-i</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/benzinga_PW5B4U.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>CNBC: VC Investor Tim Draper on Companies Going Public</title><link>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/05/10/vc-draper-theranos-founder-elizabeth-holmes-was-bullied-into-submission.html</link><description>VC and EquityZen investor Tim Draper discusses how EquityZen provides liquidity to companies reluctant to IPO in the face of today's regulatory environment.</description><pubDate>Thu, 10 May 2018 11:21:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/05/10/vc-draper-theranos-founder-elizabeth-holmes-was-bullied-into-submission.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/draper%20cnbc_1SYOBK.jpeg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: Finance Pros Share Their Best Career Advice For Industry Newcomers</title><link>https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesfinancecouncil/2018/05/08/finance-pros-share-their-best-career-advice-for-industry-newcomers/#17a08d6b613d</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda talks with Forbes about finance executives embracing and understanding the law.</description><pubDate>Tue, 08 May 2018 17:07:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesfinancecouncil/2018/05/08/finance-pros-share-their-best-career-advice-for-industry-newcomers/#17a08d6b613d</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Forbes_36ST52.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Equity Podcast by TechCrunch: Spotify's impending debut, Uber's done deal, and Nasdaq 7,000</title><link>https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/05/equity-podcast-spotifys-impending-debut-ubers-done-deal-and-nasdaq-7000/?ncid=mobilerecirc_recent</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda joins the Equity Podcast team to discuss Spotify's pursuit of a direct listing and Uber's SoftBank deal.</description><pubDate>Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:57:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/05/equity-podcast-spotifys-impending-debut-ubers-done-deal-and-nasdaq-7000/?ncid=mobilerecirc_recent</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Equity%20podcast_59ZBQ5.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda on CNBC's Closing Bell — 12/27/2017</title><link>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2017/12/27/what-2017s-ipo-performance-means-for-next-year.html</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda joins CNBC to discuss the year in IPOs and the outlook for 2018.</description><pubDate>Wed, 27 Dec 2017 12:36:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://www.cnbc.com/video/2017/12/27/what-2017s-ipo-performance-means-for-next-year.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Atish_Davda_on_CNBC%E2%80%99s_Closing_Bell_%E2%80%94_12_27_2017_on_Vimeo_KU6QHW.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: The secondary marketplace EquityZen just landed $3 million in funding</title><link>https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/18/the-secondary-marketplace-equityzen-just-landed-6-5-million-in-funding/</link><description>Draper Associates leads $3M Series B round in EquityZen with participation from WorldQuant Ventures.</description><pubDate>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:00:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/18/the-secondary-marketplace-equityzen-just-landed-6-5-million-in-funding/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/techcrunch-logo_OPIF0H.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Press Release: EquityZen Raises $6.5 Million; Draper Associates Leads $3M Infusion</title><link>http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/equityzen-raises-65-million-draper-associates-leads-3m-infusion-300489794.html</link><description>EquityZen announces $3M Series B fundraising led by Draper Associates</description><pubDate>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/equityzen-raises-65-million-draper-associates-leads-3m-infusion-300489794.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/EquityZen%20Logo_PH45R9.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Inside Counsel: EquityZen GC: ‘We Move Fast Without Breaking Things’</title><link>http://www.insidecounsel.com/2017/06/12/equityzen-gc-we-move-fast-without-breaking-things</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam speaks with Inside Counsel about the regulatory aspects of growing EquityZen.</description><pubDate>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.insidecounsel.com/2017/06/12/equityzen-gc-we-move-fast-without-breaking-things</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/shriram-bhashyam_0WDKDP.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Private Market Investing - Should It Become Easier?</title><link>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000598150</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda talks to CNBC's "Closing Bell" about investing in the private market and if the Securities and Exchange Commission should change current regulations.</description><pubDate>Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:52:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000598150</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/cnbc_3GMBBW.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Nutanix's Largest Investor Lightspeed Turned An Initial $10 Million Check Into $1 Billion At IPO</title><link>http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexkonrad/2016/09/30/lightspeed-turns-10-million-into-1-billion-with-nutanix-ipo/#16183c9508c2</link><description>When venture capitalist Ravi Mhatre met enterprise cloud company Nutanix in 2011, he felt strongly enough about the category to write founders Dheeraj Pandey and Mohit Aron a $10 million check. It was a big bet at the time. Now it could mean a $1 billion windfall for his venture firm Lightspeed Venture Partners.

Here’s a look at Nutanix’s investment path to IPO, produced by EquityZen.</description><pubDate>Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:00:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexkonrad/2016/09/30/lightspeed-turns-10-million-into-1-billion-with-nutanix-ipo/#16183c9508c2</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/forbes.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Executive Edge: Private Investing</title><link>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000541889</link><description>Atish Davda, EquityZen founder &amp; CEO, discusses how his company is able to connect equity stakeholders with accredited investors so employees have an opportunity to cash out a percentage of their stake in a private company without having to wait for the IPO.</description><pubDate>Wed, 10 Aug 2016 10:48:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000541889</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/CNBC.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Trading Places: Psst! Wanna buy some unicorn shares?</title><link>http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21702763-psst-wanna-buy-some-unicorn-shares-trading-places</link><description>With private tech companies staying public for longer and the number of unicorns increasing, pre-IPO investment platforms such as EquityZen offer startup employees a means to cash out some of their equity.</description><pubDate>Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:48:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21702763-psst-wanna-buy-some-unicorn-shares-trading-places</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Economist%20Image.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Japanese messaging app Line to mark biggest tech IPO so far this year</title><link>http://www.cnbc.com/2016/07/08/line-tech-ipo-july.html</link><description>Amidst Brexit and broader volatile market conditions, Japanese messaging app Line Corp prepares for the biggest tech IPO of 2016.  Line Corp is set to raise $1.12 billion, surpassing Twilio's year-to-date mark set last month.</description><pubDate>Fri, 08 Jul 2016 13:51:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.cnbc.com/2016/07/08/line-tech-ipo-july.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/CNBC.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Investors Warn Unicorns: Share Information Evenly or Get Sued</title><link>http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-06-13/investors-warn-unicorns-share-information-evenly-or-get-sued</link><description>As the growth of secondary transactions continues and private valuations increase, pre-IPO companies face heightened scrutiny over information sharing.</description><pubDate>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 14:35:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-06-13/investors-warn-unicorns-share-information-evenly-or-get-sued</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Bloomberg-logo.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Finovate Debuts: EquityZen Lets Wealth Managers Invest in Pre-IPO Companies</title><link>http://finovate.com/finovate-debuts-equityzen/</link><description>CEO, Atish Davda, discusses how EquityZen, a platform to exchange private company shares, meets the needs and interests of all parties involved: the shareholder, the investor, and the company.</description><pubDate>Thu, 09 Jun 2016 14:12:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://finovate.com/finovate-debuts-equityzen/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/finovate_logo-940x350.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Goldman Loans $75 Million to IPO Hopeful Nutanix</title><link>http://www.wsj.com/articles/goldman-loans-75-million-to-ipo-hopeful-nutanix-1464708647?cb=logged0.5455035696155438</link><description>Goldman Sachs loans $75m to Nutanix, a Silicon Valley software company.  The financing, rare for a tech company in IPO registration, underscores the struggle for highly valued startups like Nutanix to reach the public markets at the share price they want.</description><pubDate>Tue, 31 May 2016 11:46:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.wsj.com/articles/goldman-loans-75-million-to-ipo-hopeful-nutanix-1464708647?cb=logged0.5455035696155438</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/WSJ.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Will Twilio reopen tech IPO window?</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2016/05/26/will-twilio-ipo-reopen-tech-window/</link><description>After revealing its IPO filing, the cloud communications platform Twilio has announced that it could go public as early as next month.  The IPO would represent just the third tech IPO this year, which has been the worst for public offerings since 2009.</description><pubDate>Thu, 26 May 2016 12:01:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2016/05/26/will-twilio-ipo-reopen-tech-window/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/TechCrunch.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>MILLENNIUM TRUST ADDS FIVE ONLINE INVESTMENT PLATFORMS TO GROWING NETWORK</title><link>http://www.mtrustcompany.com/custodian/news/millennium-trust-adds-five-online-investment-platforms-growing-network</link><description>Millennium Trust Company, a leading provider of technology-enabled asset custody solutions for institutions, advisors, and individuals, today announced that five new investment platforms have joined the Millennium Alternative Investment Network.</description><pubDate>Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:42:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.mtrustcompany.com/custodian/news/millennium-trust-adds-five-online-investment-platforms-growing-network</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/121613.jpeg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Squawk Alley: Movements in Secondary Market</title><link>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000507914&amp;play=1</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda discusses growth of secondary transactions in private markets during a slower public market in 2016, on CNBC's Squawk Alley.</description><pubDate>Tue, 12 Apr 2016 15:11:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000507914&amp;play=1</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/cnbc.jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Tech Start-Ups Choose to Stay Private in I.P.O. Standoff</title><link>http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/02/business/dealbook/tech-start-ups-choose-to-stay-private-in-ipo-standoff.html?utm_source=equityzen.com</link><description>“Volatility has bred more practical thinking, especially on the shareholders’ side,” said Atish Davda, the chief executive of EquityZen, a marketplace for pre-I.P.O. companies.</description><pubDate>Fri, 01 Apr 2016 15:48:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/02/business/dealbook/tech-start-ups-choose-to-stay-private-in-ipo-standoff.html?utm_source=equityzen.com</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/nyt.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>EquityZen helps Indian investors find investments in US companies</title><link>http://tech.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/startups/equityzen-helps-indian-investors-find-investments-in-us-companies/51218633</link><description>EquityZen, a 500 Startups company plans to enable Indian investors to invest in US based tech firms, eyeing further opportunities in the country by 2016-end.</description><pubDate>Wed, 02 Mar 2016 12:01:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://tech.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/startups/equityzen-helps-indian-investors-find-investments-in-us-companies/51218633</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/EZ_Zen.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>26 FinTech Companies Powering Institutional Investments and Trading</title><link>http://letstalkpayments.com/26-fintech-companies-powering-institutional-investments-and-trading/</link><description>EquityZen was named as one of the companies that helps power institutional investments and trading. </description><pubDate>Fri, 26 Feb 2016 08:53:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://letstalkpayments.com/26-fintech-companies-powering-institutional-investments-and-trading/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ltplogo.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The 43 Hottest Startups in NYC</title><link>http://coworking.thefarmsoho.com/magazine-blog/2016/2/1/the-43-hottest-startups-in-nyc</link><description>The Farm compiled a list of the 43 hottest startups in New York City and EquityZen came in at #20.</description><pubDate>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 10:41:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://coworking.thefarmsoho.com/magazine-blog/2016/2/1/the-43-hottest-startups-in-nyc</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/download.jpeg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: The IPO Class Of 2016 - Will Unicorns Ride To The Rescue After A Down Year?</title><link>http://www.forbes.com/sites/steveschaefer/2015/12/29/ipo-class-2016-unicorns-uber-airbnb-soulcycle/</link><description>EquityZen co-founder Shri Bhashyam is quoted in a Forbes article that discusses possible 2016 IPOs for technology companies.  </description><pubDate>Tue, 29 Dec 2015 11:44:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.forbes.com/sites/steveschaefer/2015/12/29/ipo-class-2016-unicorns-uber-airbnb-soulcycle/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/0x600jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Times: Common Stock Ownership Spreads Among Start-Up Investors</title><link>http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/12/27/common-stock-ownership-spreads-among-start-up-investors/</link><description>EquityZen's investment platform is mentioned in The New York Times.</description><pubDate>Sun, 27 Dec 2015 11:10:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/12/27/common-stock-ownership-spreads-among-start-up-investors/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ez_zenpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>CNBC: New year, 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-0500</pubDate><guid>http://letstalkpayments.com/year-long-analysis-unveils-top-us-fintech-startups-of-2015/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ez_zenpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: The Fintech 50</title><link>http://www.forbes.com/fintech/2015/</link><description>EquityZen is proud to announce that we were featured in the inaugural Forbes Fintech 50 list.</description><pubDate>Wed, 09 Dec 2015 13:45:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.forbes.com/fintech/2015/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/0x600jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: Are IPOs The New Down Rounds?</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2015/11/22/ipos-the-new-down-rounds/</link><description>EquityZen co-founders Atish Davda and Phil Haslett discuss IPO pricing for technology companies. </description><pubDate>Sun, 22 Nov 2015 15:40:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2015/11/22/ipos-the-new-down-rounds/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/square-nysejpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Business Insider: Whether to negotiate for more stock options or more money when taking a new job</title><link>http://www.businessinsider.com/should-i-ask-for-more-stock-options-or-more-money-2015-11</link><description>EquityZen CEO Atish Davda discusses how one should evaluate their employment offer when evaluating a new job opportunity.  </description><pubDate>Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:32:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.businessinsider.com/should-i-ask-for-more-stock-options-or-more-money-2015-11</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/cutting-cake-pie-slice-1jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Business Insider: Here's what Square's early investors raked in from its 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-0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.businessinsider.com/square-could-be-a-gamechanger-for-tech-ipos-2015-11</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/square-tour20-2012jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: Who Wins From Square's IPO?</title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/11/5990591/who-wins-from-squares-ipo</link><description>Benzinga features EquityZen's infographic regarding Square's Path to IPO.</description><pubDate>Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:45:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/11/5990591/who-wins-from-squares-ipo</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/107595094_93jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Business Insider: Who gets rich from the Square IPO?</title><link>http://www.businessinsider.com/square-biggest-shareholders-2015-10</link><description>EquityZen provides analysis on which Square investors 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Shriram Bhashyam discusses the misalignment between employees, founders, and late-stage investors of highly valued technology companies.  </description><pubDate>Wed, 04 Nov 2015 17:07:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/05/business/dealbook/risking-your-neck-to-run-with-the-unicorns.html?_r=0</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/1105-spg-web-biggraphic-artboard_2png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: AppDynamics, A “Unicorn,” Raises Fresh $83.4 Million, And It’s Targeting More</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2015/10/31/appdynamics-a-unicorn-raises-fresh-83-4-million-and-its-targeting-more/</link><description>EquityZen worked with TechCrunch on some data related to AppDynamics' recent fundraising round.</description><pubDate>Sat, 31 Oct 2015 17:11:00 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Un mercato secondario UE per società non quotate: un’opportunità per il Crowdfunding</title><link>https://www.key4biz.it/crowd4fund-un-mercato-secondario-ue-per-societa-non-quotate-unopportunita-per-il-crowdfunding/132958/</link><description>EquityZen was featured in an Italian article</description><pubDate>Mon, 14 Sep 2015 11:58:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.key4biz.it/crowd4fund-un-mercato-secondario-ue-per-societa-non-quotate-unopportunita-per-il-crowdfunding/132958/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/fabio-allegreni-672x372-e1434302682654jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fox Business: Will Stock Market Swings Impact Startup Valuations?</title><link>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/08/28/will-stock-market-swings-impact-startup-valuations/</link><description>Atish Davda discusses how stock market swings might affect the funding of startups.</description><pubDate>Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:02:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/08/28/will-stock-market-swings-impact-startup-valuations/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/snapchat-logojpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: Did Etsy IPO Too Soon?</title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/analyst-ratings/analyst-color/15/08/5739192/tank-alert-did-etsy-ipo-too-soon</link><description>Atish Davda discusses the trend of more companies, such as Etsy, staying private longer.</description><pubDate>Thu, 06 Aug 2015 12:06:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/analyst-ratings/analyst-color/15/08/5739192/tank-alert-did-etsy-ipo-too-soon</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/gettyimages-469939862_etsyjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fox Business: Airbnb Poaches Blackstone CFO on Path to IPO</title><link>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/07/24/airbnb-poaches-blackstone-cfo-on-path-to-ipo/</link><description>Atish Davda discusses how Laurence Tosi is the ideal person to bring Airbnb public.</description><pubDate>Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:18:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/07/24/airbnb-poaches-blackstone-cfo-on-path-to-ipo/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/airbnbjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: Who won big on Splunk buying Caspida? (Hint: One's a huge Fitbit winner, too)</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/blog/techflash/2015/07/who-won-big-on-splunk-buying-caspida-hint-ones-a.html</link><description>EquityZen's analysis of Fitbit's price for each funding round is used to determine the returns of True Ventures's stake in the company.</description><pubDate>Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:08:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/blog/techflash/2015/07/who-won-big-on-splunk-buying-caspida-hint-ones-a.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/jon-callaghantrue-ventures750xx316-420-0-0jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TNW News: 7 tips for women pitching to VCs</title><link>http://thenextweb.com/entrepreneur/2015/06/30/7-tips-for-women-pitching-to-vcs/</link><description>EquityZen's post regarding the metrics required for a Series A Round is featured in this article.</description><pubDate>Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:21:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://thenextweb.com/entrepreneur/2015/06/30/7-tips-for-women-pitching-to-vcs/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/153967692-520x197jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: IPO Lite? A New Way For Firms To Seek Public Financing</title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/06/5609775/ipo-lite-a-new-way-for-firms-to-seek-public-financing</link><description>Atish Davda discusses the impact of Regulation A+, which is an update to Regulation A.</description><pubDate>Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:40:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/06/5609775/ipo-lite-a-new-way-for-firms-to-seek-public-financing</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/163270824_11jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: Fitbit's Path To IPO</title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/06/5606753/infographic-fitbits-path-to-ipo</link><description>EquityZen's CEO, Atish Davda, analyzes the investments and returns of Fitbit.</description><pubDate>Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:37:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/news/15/06/5606753/infographic-fitbits-path-to-ipo</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/168223591jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fox Business: Fitbit Goes Public Amid Lawsuits and Growing Competition</title><link>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/06/16/fitbit-to-ipo-amid-lawsuits-and-growing-competition/</link><description>Atish Davda discusses Fitbit's strategy to go public.</description><pubDate>Tue, 16 Jun 2015 12:45:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/06/16/fitbit-to-ipo-amid-lawsuits-and-growing-competition/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/fitbitjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Financial Times: Private share trading takes off as tech companies shun IPOs</title><link>https://s3.amazonaws.com/uploads.hipchat.com/52384/2235266/4fBsUdZmo1du2LV/Private%20share%20trading%20takes%20off%20as%20tech%20companies%20shun%20IPOs%20-%20FT.pdf</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace is described.</description><pubDate>Tue, 02 Jun 2015 12:47:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://s3.amazonaws.com/uploads.hipchat.com/52384/2235266/4fBsUdZmo1du2LV/Private%20share%20trading%20takes%20off%20as%20tech%20companies%20shun%20IPOs%20-%20FT.pdf</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ez-in-ftpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Inc.: Most Startups Will Never Be Unicorns--and That's OK</title><link>http://www.inc.com/maria-aspan/uber-and-why-most-startups-are-no-unicorns.html</link><description>Atish Davda explains why it is so easy for unicorns to receive VC funding.</description><pubDate>Tue, 12 May 2015 12:31:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.inc.com/maria-aspan/uber-and-why-most-startups-are-no-unicorns.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/getty_155770633_56486jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fox Business: Is Uber Worth $50 Billion? </title><link>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/05/11/is-uber-worth-50-billion/</link><description>EquityZen co-founders Shri Bhashyam and Atish Davda discuss Uber's valuation.</description><pubDate>Mon, 11 May 2015 12:33:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.foxbusiness.com/technology/2015/05/11/is-uber-worth-50-billion/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/uber55jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>AlwaysOn: Unveiling the OnFinance 50 Companies to Watch</title><link>http://www.aonetwork.com/blogs/Unveiling-the-OnFinance-50-Companies-Watch</link><description>EquityZen was named as one of AlwaysOn's "OnFinance 50 Companies to Watch."</description><pubDate>Mon, 04 May 2015 12:49:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.aonetwork.com/blogs/Unveiling-the-OnFinance-50-Companies-Watch</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/blog-image20150408063934png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Crowdfund Insider: AssetMatch Wants to Be THE Marketplace for Private Company Shares</title><link>http://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2015/05/67188-assetmatch-wants-to-be-the-marketplace-for-private-company-shares/</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace is described.</description><pubDate>Mon, 04 May 2015 12:36:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2015/05/67188-assetmatch-wants-to-be-the-marketplace-for-private-company-shares/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/markets-spice-salt-600x449jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: Etsy's Enormous Journey To IPO In 1 Graphic </title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/general/education/15/04/5415220/etsys-enormous-journey-to-ipo-in-1-graphic</link><description>Atish Davda's article on Etsy's IPO was published by Benzinga. </description><pubDate>Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:42:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/general/education/15/04/5415220/etsys-enormous-journey-to-ipo-in-1-graphic</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/170139056_0_0jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Times: Etsy, Virtu and Party City All Climb in Their Stock Market Debuts</title><link>http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/17/business/dealbook/etsy-virtu-and-party-city-all-climb-in-their-stock-market-debuts.html?ref=dealbook&amp;_r=2</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Etsy's valuation and funding rounds is featured in this article.</description><pubDate>Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:41:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/17/business/dealbook/etsy-virtu-and-party-city-all-climb-in-their-stock-market-debuts.html?ref=dealbook&amp;_r=2</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/apiasp"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: Etsy's early backers basking in IPO big money</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/04/etsys-early-backers-basking-in-ipo-big-money.html?page=all</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Etsy's valuation and funding rounds is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:40:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/04/etsys-early-backers-basking-in-ipo-big-money.html?page=all</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/11506501h1445003750xx4000-2249-0-150jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Pando: What Etsy's stellar debut doesn't say about the IPO market</title><link>https://pando.com/2015/04/16/what-etsys-stellar-debut-doesnt-say-about-the-ipo-market/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Etsy's valuation and funding rounds is featured in this article.</description><pubDate>Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:37:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://pando.com/2015/04/16/what-etsys-stellar-debut-doesnt-say-about-the-ipo-market/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/screen-shot-2015-04-16-at-1-07-05-pm_featuredpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Venture Beat: Billion-dollar startups everywhere — but no billion-dollar entrepreneurs (yet)</title><link>http://venturebeat.com/2015/05/13/billion-dollar-startups-everywhere-but-no-billion-dollar-entrepreneurs-yet/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic for Box's valuation and investments is featured in this article.</description><pubDate>Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:01:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://venturebeat.com/2015/05/13/billion-dollar-startups-everywhere-but-no-billion-dollar-entrepreneurs-yet/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/binoculars1jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The Street: Wealthy Tech Investors Losing Value By Not Owning Pre-IPO Shares</title><link>http://www.thestreet.com/video/13098973/wealthy-tech-investors-losing-value-by-not-owning-pre-ipo-shares.html</link><description>Atish Davda explains the benefits of investing in pre-IPO companies through EquityZen's platform.</description><pubDate>Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:01:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.thestreet.com/video/13098973/wealthy-tech-investors-losing-value-by-not-owning-pre-ipo-shares.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/the_street_logo_4092-e1434732908764jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The Street: EquityZen Shows the Way for Investing in Privately Held Companies</title><link>http://dixieelixirs.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/The_Street_Logo_4092-e1434732908764.jpg</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for pre-IPO shares is explained in this article with a video featuring Atish Davda.</description><pubDate>Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:59:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://dixieelixirs.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/The_Street_Logo_4092-e1434732908764.jpg</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/the_street_logo_4092-e1434732908764jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The Wall Street Journal: How Wall Street Middlemen Help Silicon Valley Employees Cash In Early</title><link>http://www.wsj.com/article_email/how-wall-street-middlemen-help-silicon-valley-employees-cash-in-early-1427474284-lMyQjAxMTE1NjI0OTIyNjkyWj</link><description>Atish Davda explains how EquityZen seeks company approval before proceeding with its transactions.</description><pubDate>Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:09:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.wsj.com/article_email/how-wall-street-middlemen-help-silicon-valley-employees-cash-in-early-1427474284-lMyQjAxMTE1NjI0OTIyNjkyWj</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/bn-hp715_shadow_j_20150326191009jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: Crowdfunders, tech startups cheer SEC rules on early fundraising</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/03/sec-approves-crowdfunding-rules.html?page=..</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam explains the effect of SEC's new Regulation A+ on the world of startups.</description><pubDate>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:16:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/03/sec-approves-crowdfunding-rules.html?page=..</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/money750xx3592-2021-0-54jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>500 Startups: [PreMoney MIAMI 2015] Fabrice Grinda and Dave McClure "Trends &amp; Picking Winners"</title><link>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z32JYRcyO50&amp;feature=youtu.be</link><description>EquityZen is featured in this 500 Startups YouTube video</description><pubDate>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:13:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z32JYRcyO50&amp;feature=youtu.be</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/yt_1200-vfl4c3t0kpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Engineering Adventure: Quitting with Employee Stock Options</title><link>http://www.engineeringadventure.com/2015/03/quitting-with-employee-stock-options.html</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for private shares is described in this blog post. </description><pubDate>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:54:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.engineeringadventure.com/2015/03/quitting-with-employee-stock-options.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ello_avatarjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>CNBC: Why start-ups need to start listening to the Fed</title><link>http://www.cnbc.com/2015/03/23/why-start-ups-need-to-start-listening-to-the-fed.html</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam discusses the Fed's potential impact on the funding for startups.</description><pubDate>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:19:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.cnbc.com/2015/03/23/why-start-ups-need-to-start-listening-to-the-fed.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/102531040-148635735530x298jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fabrice Grinda: 2015 Venture Investing Update</title><link>http://www.fabricegrinda.com/business-musings/venture-investing-update/</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace is described in this blog post by Fabrice Grinda, an angel investor.</description><pubDate>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:07:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.fabricegrinda.com/business-musings/venture-investing-update/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/lewebface_400x400jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: Finalists Announced For Benzinga Fintech Awards</title><link>http://www.benzinga.com/press-releases/15/03/5329867/finalists-announced-for-benzinga-fintech-awards</link><description>EquityZen was selected as a finalist for Benzinga Fintech Awards in the category "Alternative Investments - Best in Class."</description><pubDate>Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:44:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.benzinga.com/press-releases/15/03/5329867/finalists-announced-for-benzinga-fintech-awards</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/benzinga_logopng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fox Business: Giving investors access to pre-IPO shares</title><link>http://www.foxbusiness.com/on-air/after-the-bell/index.html#/v/4078665659001</link><description>Atish Davda was featured in this Fox Business segment, where he explained how EquityZen helps investors buy shares in pre-IPO startups.</description><pubDate>Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:25:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.foxbusiness.com/on-air/after-the-bell/index.html#/v/4078665659001</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/19thumbjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Sung Moon Cho: LendingClub과 Box, IPO까지의 여정</title><link>http://sungmooncho.com/2015/01/28/lendingclub-box-ipo/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Box's funding rounds is featured in this Korean blog post. </description><pubDate>Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:18:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://sungmooncho.com/2015/01/28/lendingclub-box-ipo/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ez_lendingclub-path-to-ipopng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: Here's All The VC Firms Who Made More On The Box IPO Than Its CEO</title><link>http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexkonrad/2015/01/23/all-the-vc-firms-who-made-more-on-the-box-ipo-than-its-ceo/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Box's funding round is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:17:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexkonrad/2015/01/23/all-the-vc-firms-who-made-more-on-the-box-ipo-than-its-ceo/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/levie-bell2-e1422064363312-1940x1091jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>BloombergView: Benner on Tech: Box Investors Make a Killing. So Does Tim Cook.</title><link>http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-01-23/happy-box-vcs-apple-riches-uber-rules-and-twitter-takeover-</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Box's IPO is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:15:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-01-23/happy-box-vcs-apple-riches-uber-rules-and-twitter-takeover-</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/bloomberg.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: What an Etsy IPO means for the rest of Silicon Alley (Video)</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/01/what-an-etsy-ipo-means-for-the-rest-of-silicon.html</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam was quoted in this article regarding Etsy's notable IPO. </description><pubDate>Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:24:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/01/what-an-etsy-ipo-means-for-the-rest-of-silicon.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ax0503fdc9750xx1024-577-0-55jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Symmetry50: NYC's 10 Coolest Enterprise Startups</title><link>http://www.symmetry50.com/blog/2015/1/6/the-10-coolest-new-york-enterprise-startups-right-now</link><description>EquityZen was ranked #5 on Symmetry50's list of "NYC's 10 Coolest Enterprise Startups"</description><pubDate>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:25:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.symmetry50.com/blog/2015/1/6/the-10-coolest-new-york-enterprise-startups-right-now</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Crain's: Investment deal may ease IPO pressure on MongoDB</title><link>http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20150109/TECHNOLOGY/150109880/investment-deal-may-ease-ipo-pres...</link><description>EquityZen's platform provides investors with access to pre-IPO companies such as MongoDB. </description><pubDate>Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:34:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20150109/TECHNOLOGY/150109880/investment-deal-may-ease-ipo-pres...</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/crains-logojpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: MongoDB raising another $100M from private investors</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/01/mongodb-raising-another-100m-from-private.html</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace allows employees to sell MongoDB shares. </description><pubDate>Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:20:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2015/01/mongodb-raising-another-100m-from-private.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/mongodb-10gen-dwight-merriman-bloomberg750xx2971-1671-0-197jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Forbes: Is The IPO Outmoded? Why Venture Backed Companies Are Waiting Longer To Go Public</title><link>http://www.forbes.com/sites/samanthasharf/2014/12/24/is-the-ipo-outmoded-why-venture-backed-companies-are-waiting-longer-to-go-public/</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam wrote an article on Forbes regarding the trend of tech companies staying private longer. </description><pubDate>Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:38:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.forbes.com/sites/samanthasharf/2014/12/24/is-the-ipo-outmoded-why-venture-backed-companies-are-waiting-longer-to-go-public/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/shrijpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Crowdfund Insider: The Emerging Equity Crowdfinance Ecosystem</title><link>http://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2014/12/59868-emerging-equity-crowdfinance-ecosystem/#crowdfunding</link><description>EquityZen's platform for liquidity is featured in the flowchart. </description><pubDate>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:43:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2014/12/59868-emerging-equity-crowdfinance-ecosystem/#crowdfunding</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/the-emerging-equity-crowdfinance-ecosystem-600x483png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The New York Business Journal: Early gamble on OnDeck paid off big time for First Round, RRE Ventures</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2014/12/early-gamble-on-ondeck-paid-off-big-time-for-rre.html?page=all</link><description>EquityZen's analysis on the returns of OnDeck's early investment is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:41:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/blog/techflash/2014/12/early-gamble-on-ondeck-paid-off-big-time-for-rre.html?page=all</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/img1219750xx5184-2916-0-270jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Inc.: Drinking Wine Made Me a Better Entrepreneur</title><link>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/drinking-wine-made-me-a-better-entrepreneur.html</link><description>Atish Davda wrote an article on Inc. describing how being an entrepreneur is similar to drinking wine. </description><pubDate>Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:46:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/drinking-wine-made-me-a-better-entrepreneur.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/getty_114466990_46267jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Yahoo Finance: EquityZen: A Stock Market For Private Companies</title><link>http://finance.yahoo.com/news/equityzen-stock-market-private-companies-160814359.html;_ylt=AwrBJR830pBUw1QA.iCTmYlQ</link><description>EquityZen as a secondary marketplace is described in this article. </description><pubDate>Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:51:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://finance.yahoo.com/news/equityzen-stock-market-private-companies-160814359.html;_ylt=AwrBJR830pBUw1QA.iCTmYlQ</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/yahoo-financejpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>BloombergView: Benner on Tech: Lending Club, Apple Protests and Stanford VCs</title><link>http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-12-12/benner-on-tech-lending-club-apple-stanford</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on the LendingClub's funding rounds and potential returns for investors is referenced in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:17:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-12-12/benner-on-tech-lending-club-apple-stanford</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/bloomberg.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Pando: LendingClub's IPO is a hit, but P2P lending still has to prove itself</title><link>https://pando.com/2014/12/12/lendingclubs-ipo-is-a-hit-but-p2p-lending-still-has-to-prove-itself/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on the LendingClub's funding founds is referenced in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:13:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://pando.com/2014/12/12/lendingclubs-ipo-is-a-hit-but-p2p-lending-still-has-to-prove-itself/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/loans_featuredjpeg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>San Francisco Business Times: These LendingClub investors reaped the richest rewards in today's IPO</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/2014/12/these-lendingclub-investors-reaped-the-richest.html</link><description>EquityZen's analysis on the potential returns for investors due to the LendingClub's IPO is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:20:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/2014/12/these-lendingclub-investors-reaped-the-richest.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/lending-club-ceo-renaud-laplanche-norwest-vp-jeffrey-crowe750xx2448-3264-0-0jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Business Insider: The Biggest US Tech IPO Of The Year Might Not Have Happened If It Weren’t For This Guy</title><link>http://www.businessinsider.com/lending-club-plug-and-play-saeed-amidi-2014-12</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on the Lending Club's funding rounds is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:49:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.businessinsider.com/lending-club-plug-and-play-saeed-amidi-2014-12</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/lending-club-ceo-renaud-laplanche-1jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Crowdability: How to Get Shares BEFORE The IPO</title><link>http://www.crowdability.com/article/how-to-get-shares-before-the-ipo#disqus_thread</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for pre-IPO shares is described in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:44:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.crowdability.com/article/how-to-get-shares-before-the-ipo#disqus_thread</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/crowdability-logo-bluejpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: [Update] Lending Club IPO Shows The Profit Potential For Financial Technology Investments</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/11/lending-club-ipo-shows-the-profit-potential-for-financial-technology-investments/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic for the LendingClub's funding rounds is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:35:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/11/lending-club-ipo-shows-the-profit-potential-for-financial-technology-investments/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/ben_2873_141211jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>CNBC: LendingClub's big VC winners</title><link>http://www.cnbc.com/2014/12/10/lending-club-prices-ipo-at-15-a-share-dj-citing-sources.html</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on the LendingClub's funding rounds and possible returns for investors is referenced in this article. </description><pubDate>Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:14:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.cnbc.com/2014/12/10/lending-club-prices-ipo-at-15-a-share-dj-citing-sources.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/101718530-renaud530x298jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Wharton Magazine: How to Build a Fabulous Founding Team</title><link>http://whartonmagazine.com/blogs/how-you-can-build-an-incredible-founding-team/</link><description>The Wharton Magazine published Atish Davda's article about the determining factors of building a great founding team. </description><pubDate>Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:45:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://whartonmagazine.com/blogs/how-you-can-build-an-incredible-founding-team/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/partnershipjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Benzinga: 2015 Fintech Video Interviews</title><link>http://benzingafintechawards.com/exclusive-fintech-interviews/</link><description>Benzinga conducted an interview with Atish Davda, discussing EquityZen and its platform. </description><pubDate>Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:39:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://benzingafintechawards.com/exclusive-fintech-interviews/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/benzinga_logopng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Inc.: 8 Hacks for Better Email Management</title><link>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/8-hacks-for-better-email-management.html</link><description>Atish Davda's article on how to manage your email was published by Inc. </description><pubDate>Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:34:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/8-hacks-for-better-email-management.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/getty_489223345_970677970450055_43324jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Fortune: LendingClub was forged by the financial crisis</title><link>http://fortune.com/2014/12/11/lendingclub-was-forged-by-the-financial-crisis/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on the LendingClub's funding rounds and returns is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:42:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://fortune.com/2014/12/11/lendingclub-was-forged-by-the-financial-crisis/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/brandheadquarter1jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Pando: Meet EquityZen, the company borne from its co-founder's need for an engagement ring</title><link>https://pando.com/2013/11/04/meet-equityzen-the-company-borne-from-its-co-founders-need-for-an-engagement-ring/</link><description>The story of how and why EquityZen was founded is provided in this article. </description><pubDate>Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:07:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://pando.com/2013/11/04/meet-equityzen-the-company-borne-from-its-co-founders-need-for-an-engagement-ring/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/piggy_bank_featuredjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Inc.: 5 Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting a Startup Job Offer</title><link>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/5-questions-you-should-ask-before-taking-a-start-up-job-offer.html</link><description>Atish Davda's article on accepting a startup job offer was published by Inc. </description><pubDate>Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:27:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.inc.com/atish-davda/5-questions-you-should-ask-before-taking-a-start-up-job-offer.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/tweet-cash-1940x900_29197jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Symmetry50: The Top One Hundred Startups In Manhattan</title><link>http://www.symmetry50.com/blog/2014/10/8/the-top-startups-in-manhattan</link><description>EquityZen ranked #12 in Symmetry50's list of "Top One Hundred Startups in Manhattan."</description><pubDate>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:30:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.symmetry50.com/blog/2014/10/8/the-top-startups-in-manhattan</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/symmetry50-logo1png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>DailyTekk: 10 smart new investment apps and services for beginners and pros alike</title><link>http://dailytekk.com/2014/08/06/10-smart-new-investment-apps-services-beginners-pros-alike/?reading=continue</link><description>EquityZen's is listed as one of the best new investment services in this article. </description><pubDate>Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10:52:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://dailytekk.com/2014/08/06/10-smart-new-investment-apps-services-beginners-pros-alike/?reading=continue</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/investment-toolsjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TheSquareFoot: New York Entreprenuers Business Network - Financial Tech Demo Night</title><link>https://www.thesquarefoot.com/blog/posts/new-york-entreprenuers-business-network-financial-tech-demo-night</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for pre-IPO shares is described in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:55:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>https://www.thesquarefoot.com/blog/posts/new-york-entreprenuers-business-network-financial-tech-demo-night</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/portrait_bull_in_financial_district_img_1586jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Bankstil: Die US-amerikanischen FinTech-Startups</title><link>http://bankstil.blogspot.com/2014/05/die-us-amerikanischen-fintech-startups.html</link><description>EquityZen was mentioned in this German blog. </description><pubDate>Wed, 21 May 2014 11:09:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://bankstil.blogspot.com/2014/05/die-us-amerikanischen-fintech-startups.html</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/do3nold8jpeg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Geektime: 5 Keys to Understanding RSUs Like Your Boss</title><link>http://www.geektime.com/2014/05/17/5-keys-to-understanding-rsus-like-your-boss/</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam's article explaining RSUs was published by Geektime. </description><pubDate>Sat, 17 May 2014 11:12:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.geektime.com/2014/05/17/5-keys-to-understanding-rsus-like-your-boss/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/shutterstock_134166206jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Biznabeta: “1分でわかる!成功サービス”(118)未公開スタートアップ株式投資プラットフォーム「Equityzen」</title><link>http://bizna.jp/labblog/?p=10631</link><description>EquityZen is featured in this Japanese blog. </description><pubDate>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:13:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://bizna.jp/labblog/?p=10631</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/equityzenpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>NYC Startups: Explore top startups in New York</title><link>http://nycstartups.net/</link><description>EquityZen is listed as one of the top startups in New York. </description><pubDate>Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:18:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://nycstartups.net/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/5429c32b425f183f61bf7316_new-york-city-skylinejpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The CheatSheet: 8 New Startups Coming Up From Dave McClure’s Stable</title><link>http://www.cheatsheet.com/technology/startups-breaking-news/8-new-startups-coming-up-from-dave-mcclures-stable.html/?a=viewall</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace to pre-IPO shares is a graduate from Dave McClure's company, 500 Startups. </description><pubDate>Sun, 09 Mar 2014 11:23:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.cheatsheet.com/technology/startups-breaking-news/8-new-startups-coming-up-from-dave-mcclures-stable.html/?a=viewall</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/screen-shot-2014-02-17-at-44105-pm-e1392673318138jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Silicon Valley Business Journal: Here's who's trending from 500 Startups latest batch (Video)</title><link>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2014/02/06/heres-whos-trending-from-500.html?ana=e_sjo_tf&amp;s=newsletter&amp;ed=2014-02-06&amp;page=2</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for pre-IPO shares is described in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 06 Feb 2014 11:26:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2014/02/06/heres-whos-trending-from-500.html?ana=e_sjo_tf&amp;s=newsletter&amp;ed=2014-02-06&amp;page=2</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/silicon-valley-business-journaljpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: My Favorite Companies From The Seventh 500 Startups Accelerator Class</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2014/02/05/its-almost-like-im-writing-checks/</link><description>EquityZen was named as a favorite from the 500 Startups demo day pitch. </description><pubDate>Wed, 05 Feb 2014 11:29:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2014/02/05/its-almost-like-im-writing-checks/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/photojpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Crain's: A new way to buy shares in startups</title><link>http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20140122/TECHNOLOGY/140129957/a-new-way-to-buy-shares-in-startups</link><description>EquityZen's platform and incorporation is discussed in this article. </description><pubDate>Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:31:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20140122/TECHNOLOGY/140129957/a-new-way-to-buy-shares-in-startups</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/equityzenjpgimageversionwidescreenmaxw770"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>TechCrunch: Angellist AngelList Creates A New Universal, Investor Accreditation Form</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2014/01/21/angellist-creates-a-new-universal-investor-accreditation-form/</link><description>EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for pre-IPO shares in conjunction with AngelList is described in this article. </description><pubDate>Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:19:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2014/01/21/angellist-creates-a-new-universal-investor-accreditation-form/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/118288v7-max-250x250png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Swapping shares for cash</title><link>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?play=1&amp;video=3000233422</link><description>EquityZen's platform for swapping shares for cash is mentioned in this news report by CNBC. </description><pubDate>Mon, 06 Jan 2014 11:37:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?play=1&amp;video=3000233422</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/cnbc_logogif"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Business Insider: Here's How Hot Startups Help Employees Cash Out Before An IPO</title><link>http://www.businessinsider.com/startups-cash-out-employees-2013-12</link><description>Atish Davda is interviewed about EquityZen's platform as a secondary marketplace for shares. </description><pubDate>Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:54:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.businessinsider.com/startups-cash-out-employees-2013-12</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/atish-davda-equityzenjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Creator: How to make a cap table for pre series A companies</title><link>https://creator.wework.com/knowledge/make-cap-table-pre-series-companies/</link><description>EquityZen's post about how to make a cap table was published on Creator. </description><pubDate>Wed, 13 Nov 2013 11:03:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://creator.wework.com/knowledge/make-cap-table-pre-series-companies/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/logocreatorpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Creator: All that glitters isn’t gold: Startup valuations &amp; the liquidation preference overhang</title><link>https://creator.wework.com/knowledge/glitters-isnt-gold-startup-valuations-liquidation-preference-overhang/</link><description>Shriram Bhashyam's article on the liquidity preference of startups was published on Creator. </description><pubDate>Fri, 08 Nov 2013 11:05:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>https://creator.wework.com/knowledge/glitters-isnt-gold-startup-valuations-liquidation-preference-overhang/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/logocreatorpng"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>AlleyWatch: The Twitter IPO: The Winners and the Winners</title><link>http://www.alleywatch.com/2013/11/the-twitter-ipo-the-winners-and-the-winners/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Twitter's funding history is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:52:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.alleywatch.com/2013/11/the-twitter-ipo-the-winners-and-the-winners/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/twitter_infograph_final4_superhiresjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The CheatSheet: The Complete Story of Twitter, the IPO</title><link>http://www.cheatsheet.com/expert-2/the-complete-story-of-twitter-the-ipo.html/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Twitter's funding history is featured in this article. </description><pubDate>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:11:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.cheatsheet.com/expert-2/the-complete-story-of-twitter-the-ipo.html/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/twitter_infograph_final4_superhiresjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>The Big Picture: Twitter’s Path to IPO</title><link>http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2013/11/twitters-path-to-ipo/#respond</link><description>EquityZen's infographic of Twitter's funding history is featured in this blog post. </description><pubDate>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:09:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2013/11/twitters-path-to-ipo/#respond</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/Twitter_logo_blue.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Путь Twitter на IPO (инфографика)</title><link>http://ftbn.com/put-twitter-na-ipo-infografika/</link><description>EquityZen's infographic on Twitter's funding history is featured in this Russian blog. </description><pubDate>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:01:00 -0500</pubDate><guid>http://ftbn.com/put-twitter-na-ipo-infografika/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/twitter_infograph_final4_superhiresjpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>ThumbsUp: 500 Startups announces the list of Batch 7 Startups including Thai Startup!</title><link>http://thumbsup.in.th/2013/10/500-startups-announces-the-list-of-batch-7-startups-including-thai-startup/</link><description>EquityZen is one of 500 Startup's "Batch 7."</description><pubDate>Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:03:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://thumbsup.in.th/2013/10/500-startups-announces-the-list-of-batch-7-startups-including-thai-startup/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/500startups.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>NextBigWhat: 500 Startups Batch 7 Announced; SilverPush From India Makes It</title><link>http://www.nextbigwhat.com/500-startups-batch-7-297/</link><description>EquityZen is one of 500 Startup's batch of companies. </description><pubDate>Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:49:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://www.nextbigwhat.com/500-startups-batch-7-297/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/500-startups-batch-7jpg"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Accelerated By: 500 Startups is an early-stage seed fund and incubator program located in Mountain View, CA</title><link>http://acceleratedby.com/accelerators/500-startups</link><description>EquityZen is one of 500 Startup's batch of companies. </description><pubDate>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:09:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://acceleratedby.com/accelerators/500-startups</guid><media:thumbnail 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Box</title><link>http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/29/500-startups-accelerator-batch-7/</link><description>EquityZen is one of 500 Startup's batch of companies. </description><pubDate>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 11:15:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/29/500-startups-accelerator-batch-7/</guid><media:thumbnail url="https://dioguwdgf472v.cloudfront.net/media/images/blog/InternetPost/internet_post/logo.png"></media:thumbnail></item><item><title>Venture Beat: 500 Startups’ seventh batch of companies includes biotech, electric skateboards, &amp; much more</title><link>http://venturebeat.com/2013/10/29/500-startups-seventh-batch-of-companies-includes-biotech-electric-skateboards-much-more/</link><description>EquityZen is one of 500 Startup's latest batch of companies. </description><pubDate>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 11:13:00 -0400</pubDate><guid>http://venturebeat.com/2013/10/29/500-startups-seventh-batch-of-companies-includes-biotech-electric-skateboards-much-more/</guid><media:thumbnail 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