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IPO: Original post by Victoria Duff of Demand Media One way for an entrepreneur to obtain funding to grow her company is to do an initial public offering (IPO). Generally, these are done after the company has gone through at least one round of private funding through a Reg. D offering. Companies often undertake an IPO, or S-1 offering, because of pressure from the private shareholders who want…

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