• 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 01.07.16

    China's Stock Market Unlikely to Affect Movie Biz

    The Los Angeles Times interviewed Manatt's Lindsay Conner, co-chair of the firm's Entertainment and Media practice, for an article on why China's plummeting stock market is unlikely to affect the rapid rise of the Chinese movie business. The Los Angeles Times reports that ...