As investors fawn over the social network's IPO, an AP-CNBC study highlights the challenges and hurdles.
Patience is a virtue, especially when dealing with a highly hyped public offering.
Microsoft's search engine just unveiled a flashy new makeover to compete with Google.
The decision by Eduardo Saverin before the IPO is seen as a move to limit his tax liabilities.
Facebook's offering looks like the end of this latest IPO frenzy because Twitter is still a long way away.
If you look past the hype, you'll see that some serious red flags merit scrutiny.
With pre-IPO shares going mostly to Wall Street's top clients, advisers are seeking alternative ways to be part of the action.
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