• 03.26.18

    Blackstreet Capital Holdings Acquires 100 Percent Stake in Cartesian, Inc.

    MarketLine covered Manatt@s representation of Blackstreet Capital Holdings, LLC, in its acquisition of a 100 percent stake in Cartesian, Inc. Led by Alan Noskow, a partner in the firm@s corporate and finance practice, the team included Katherine Blair, co-chair of the firm@s capital markets...

  • 11.22.17

    Sterling Bancorp Completes $180M IPO

    Manatt represented Sandler O@Neill @ Partners LP, an investment banking firm, as underwriter@s counsel in the IPO of Sterling Bancorp. The team was led by Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm@s financial services transactions practice, and was covered by ABL Advisor and Law360. Sandler O@Neill...

  • 07.26.17

    SEC Finding on Digital Tokens Could Make Waves for Fintech

    Manatt@s Brian Korn, co-chair of the firm@s financial services group and@chair of the firm@s digital finance and marketplace lending practice, was quoted by Politico Pro in an article discussing a new SEC@finding that could have major implications for the digital currency world. @ The SEC...

  • 07.11.17

    Esquire Financial Holdings Completes Initial Public Offering

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt@s representation of Sandler O@Neill @ Partners LP, the sole underwriter for Esquire Financial Holdings Inc.@s initial public offering. The Manatt team was led by Craig Miller, a partner in the firm@s financial services transactions practice, and Katherine Blair, a...

  • 06.20.17

    Does BuzzFeed Have the Right Formula for an IPO?

    Variety interviewed Manatt@s Hale Boggs, chair of the firm@s media, technology and advertising practice, for an article on the possibility of BuzzFeed going public. @Variety reports that if BuzzFeed were to go public, it would be met with skepticism among the company@s watchers. For starters...

  • 02.22.17

    Capital Raising Law and Regulation Update

    Crowdfund Beat covered Manatt partner Brian Korn@s speech on crowdfunding laws, rules and regulations at the Silicon Valley Crowdfunding Conference. Korn, who is chair of the firm@s digital finance and marketplace lending practice, discussed the history of capital raising laws and a wide range of...

  • 02.21.17

    First Foundation Launches At-the-Market Equity Offering Program

    The Daily Journal covered Manatt@s representation of the underwriting syndicate in First Foundation Inc.@s initiation of an $80 million @at-the-market@ equity offering program. Manatt@s Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm@s financial services practice, and partner David Gershon led negotiations...

  • 08.10.16

    Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding on the Rise

    The Commercial Real Estate Show featured Manatt@s Brian Korn, chair of the firm@s digital finance and marketplace lending practice, in a segment about commercial real estate crowdfunding.When asked about the advantages and disadvantages of the model that have been impacting the growth of...

  • 07.15.16

    Unicorns Edge Out Average Joes in Slow IPO Market

    The New York Business Journal featured Manatt@s Katherine Blair, a partner in the firm@s capital markets practice, in a Q@A-style article about the initial public offering (IPO) of Line, a messaging app for mobile devices. When asked about the direction of the market considering the rarity of...

  • 02.24.16

    Are Biotech Stocks a Good Investment?

    U.S. News @ World Report interviewed Manatt@s T. Hale Boggs, a partner in the firm@s Corporate and Finance, Capital Markets and Venture Capital practice areas, for an article about the risks of investing in biotech companies. @Unlike more general technology companies, which can achieve massive...