• Salesforce's $100M Dropbox investment, on the eve of the IPO, could signal an acquisition

    9 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Salesforce Ventures will buy $100 million in Dropbox stock when it goes public, according to a Dropbox filing.
    Salesforce, which previously invested $5 million into the company, will own less than 5% of Dropbox's total shares.
    But analyst say the price tag is unusually high for Salesforce Venture, which could be a sign that it sees an acquisition on the horizon in the long-term.
    Salesforce's curiously timed investment in Dropbox, on the eve of the tech startup's IPO, could hint at an acquisition further down the line.
    Salesforce Ventures, the cloud computing company's in-house venture...
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  • Salesforce's $100M Dropbox investment, on the eve of the IPO, could signal an acquisition

    Salesforce's $100M Dropbox investment, on the eve of the IPO, could signal an acquisition

    9 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Salesforce Ventures will buy $100 million in Dropbox stock when it goes public, according to a Dropbox filing.
    Salesforce, which previously invested $5 million into the company, will own less than 5% of Dropbox's total shares.
    But analyst say the price tag is unusually high for Salesforce Venture, which could be a sign that it sees an acquisition on the horizon in the long-term.
    Salesforce's curiously timed investment in Dropbox, on the eve of the tech startup's IPO, could hint at an acquisition further down the line.
    Salesforce Ventures, the cloud computing company's in-house venture...
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  • Dropbox IPO price range puts valuation nearly a third below peak

    Dropbox IPO price range puts valuation nearly a third below peak

    9 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Dropbox Inc on Monday offered a price range for shares in its initial public offering that would value it at up to $7.1 billion, nearly a third below the valuation it commanded in 2014, a clear sign of how overheated the private tech market became a few years back.
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  • Dropbox files for IPO

    9 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Data-sharing business Dropbox filed for an initial public offering that values the company at $7.1 billion. Aleksandra Michalska reports.
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