Wealth of Capital Available to Private Companies Continues to Delay IPOs

The second quarter of 2018 was the fifth quarter in a row with over 10 venture-backed IPOs. While this is great news, it is still fairly insignificant when compared to the number of private venture-backed companies valued at over $1 billion. In the first half of 2018, there were 42...

ASU 2018-07: The Low-Down on FASB’s Changes to Non-Employee Accounting

By now you may have heard that  FASB announced the issuance of ASU 2018-07: Simplifications to Accounting for Nonemployee Share-Based Payments on June 20, 2018. If FASB announcements give you existential angst and you’re looking for the bottom line, Shareworks Product Manager Erin Herlihy has got your back! Let’s see what...

Synergy 2018: More Than a Feeling!

From start to finish, the overwhelming theme of our 2018 client conference was L-O-V-E. And not the contrived or insincere kind either. It was genuine! It was heartfelt! From the pre-conference love on our social media accounts, to the smiles and hugs at Friday afternoon’s wrap-up, Synergy 2018 will be...

The IPO Strikes Back

Growing a company? Hard. Hiring, motivating and retaining employees? Hard.  Preparing your company for an IPO?  Really hard. Finding the right IPO guidebook? Easy.   Equity administration is complex, no matter what stage your company is at. You may have just hired your first engineer, raised your Series B, become...