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The State of the Unicorn

Ten years ago, just as EquityZen was getting started, Eileen Lee of Cowboy Ventures coined the term “Unicorn” to...

Navigating Alternative Investments: A Guide to Evaluating Private Company Investments with Your Financial Advisor

Savvy investors are often looking to invest in the next big thing, while aiming to maximize potential returns. Because...

The Pros and Cons of Pre-IPO Investing

Pre-initial public offering (IPO) investing, a critical piece of the broader private market, presents an exciting...

Pre-IPO Stocks: What They Are & How They Work

Pre-IPO investing allows individuals like you to participate in a company's journey before the company is listed on...

Time To Reflect On Your Portfolio For 2024

Originally published by Forbes on December 22, 2023

What is Pre-IPO Investing?

Pre-initial public offering (pre-IPO) investing opens up opportunities beyond the traditional stock market to invest in...

Inc.: Companies Want to Go Public, But Aren't Ready to Pull The Trigger

New Year, new IPO market? The first quarter of 2024 will be an important indictor of what's to come for the remainder...

Forbes: Time To Reflect On Your Portfolio For 2024

In the era of investment democratization, opportunities are endless for individuals to access a diverse array of...

U.S. News: 7 Recent and Upcoming IPOs to Watch in 2024

"2023 has certainly been a tough year for IPOs, yet there is a lot of demand for new stock offerings," says Phil...