WeWork

SoftBank pushes WeWork to postpone its contentious IPO

SAN FRANCISCO (BLOOMBERG) - Executives of WeWork and its largest investor, SoftBank, are discussing whether to shelve plans for an initial public offering (IPO) of the money-losing co-working...

WeWork dents the case for private markets

[NEW YORK] Private beats public, according to many entrepreneurs. Abundant money from sovereign wealth funds, venture capitalists, private equity firms and even traditional equity investors has...

WeWork mulls slashing IPO valuation as skepticism rises over business model: sources

[BENGALURU] WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over US$20 billion, less than half the US$47 billion...

WeWork CEO returns $8.2m the firm paid him for ‘We’ trademark after backlash

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - WeWork owner The We Company took some steps on Wednesday (Sept 4) to burnish its appeal to investors ahead of its initial public offering by adding a woman, Frances Frei, to...

IPO hopeful WeWork adds woman to board, CEO returns US$5.9m after backlash

[NEW YORK] WeWork owner The We Company took some steps on Wednesday to burnish its appeal to investors ahead of its initial public offering by adding a woman, Frances Frei, to its all-male board...

Another WeWork rival lures cash, tapping Brookfield and Equinox

[NEW YORK] Another challenger to WeWork is drawing cash from a slate of institutional investors as the office-sharing juggernaut faces the prospect of stiffer competition ahead of its initial...

WeWork jams more folks into its space than others

[LONDON] Here's a superlative that didn't get much attention in WeWork's 220-page prospectus for its planned initial public offering (IPO): It jams more people into its spaces than just about any...

Tech-oriented office company WeWork files to go public

OFFICE sharing startup WeWork will be going public after its parent company filed papers on Wednesday for a stock sale, despite losing money amid rapid expansion.

Singapore's JustCo to lease 16-storey Seoul tower, seeks new markets

FLEXIBLE space operator JustCo is set to lease a 16-storey building in Seoul's Gangnam business district for its largest location, raising its bets on growing demand for co-working space, while...

The Rise of Co-Working

THROW A STONE at any building and chances are it will either land at a bubble tea shop – or a co-working space.