Introducing the Solium Blog

  With a recent influx of new talent at Solium — the array of which is sometimes a bit dazzling for this seven-year veteran — I’ve come across the same question at least 17 times: “How is it that Solium doesn’t have a blog?” Who did this asking, exactly? Well,...

Is a tender offer right for you?

In this age of companies staying private longer, some private companies still have their sights clearly set on an IPO. Some are in “maybe someday” mode, while others may never choose to take the leap. Every company is different, and there is no right answer — only the right answer...

Welcome to the new Shareworks participant experience

We’re excited to introduce a new participant interface experience to our North American public companies. Participants will experience this new interface on May 7 when they log in, but will have the option to choose the “classic” experience for a period of time. Why the change? We listened to your...

Promissory Notes: The Insider Story

Privately held companies on the IPO journey are often curious about promissory notes. As private companies, they can accept these loans as payment from employees to cover the cost of their equity award exercises. As public companies, will they still have the ability to extend these loans? It depends on...