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Gaming, social media companies all over SecondMarket

The company, which facilitates equity transactions for non-public companies, says consumer Web and social media demand hit $264.9 million in value during the second quarter.

By August 6, 2012


More Kabam employees sell stock

The San Francisco game maker for the second time has allowed employees to sell their stock. Kabam says it did not raise any money for itself.

By December 10, 2014


SecondMarket banks on rising tech stars, new markets

Startups like Pinterest are gaining traction on SecondMarket, but it'll take a lot to make up for losing Facebook.

By May 3, 2012


SecondMarket confirms layoffs

The online private equity market lays off approximately 10 percent of its staff relating to Facebook's upcoming IPO.

By March 30, 2012


SecondMarket expected to lay off 20 percent of staff

The marketplace for alternative investments is expected to lay off more than 20 percent of its staff tomorrow, CNET has learned.

By March 29, 2012


A SecondMarket for small banks? Thank Facebook.

SecondMarket is expanding beyond tech as IPOs are about to cost it some of its biggest customers.

By February 16, 2012


Single bidder takes all 30K bitcoins in Silk Road auction

After the US Marshals Service concluded its auction of bitcoins seized from the online drug bazaar, one sole bidder emerges as the take-all winner.

By July 1, 2014


SecondMarket: invest in a startup that's not even public!

We talk with CEO Barry Silbert and how he hopes to bring real value to startups who don't want to go public.

By March 13, 2012


SecondMarket: Private stock trades jump 55% in 2011

The market for trading private stocks continues to grow, with the greatest interest in consumer-web and social startups.

By January 19, 2012


Startup raises $500K to create Bitcoin trading platform

Coinsetter hopes to capitalize on recent interest in the virtual money by creating a platform that will allow investors to short the currency, which has appreciated 1,500 percent since January.

By April 9, 2013