Book Ready for Update 2

I’m very happy to let you know (but not yet officially announce) that Bloomberg Press has informed me that my book, Reverse Mergers: Taking a Company Public Without an IPO, has been greenlighted for me to write an updated second edition. I am still working out the fine print with Bloomberg, but I am confident ...

Thank You Thank You Thank You

I was just informed by Bloomberg Press, the publisher of my book, that Reverse Mergers: Taking a Company Public Without an IPO, is about to enter its third printing. I cannot overstate my appreciation for the support I have received from readers, blogees, clients and friends. Of course I also thank everyone at Bloomberg, as ...

My publisher made me post this!

I am, seriously, honored that my book has recently received its second award, this time from the Axiom Business Book Awards which “recognize and promote the world’s best business titles.” My award was in the category of business reference books and was one of three such awards. As I just recently posted, the impact of ...

Presenting…the Chinese edition of the book!

We had so much demand for a Chinese version of my book, Reverse Mergers: Taking a Company Public Without an IPO (Bloomberg Press, 2006), the publisher arranged for translation and publication in Chinese. Given that about 20% of all reverse mergers last year involved a Chinese company, this certainly makes sense! I am very excited ...

Advantages of a Reverse Merger Versus an IPO

As I discuss in my new book REVERSE MERGERS, utilizing a reverse merger to become publicly traded provides seven major advantages over a traditional IPO: * Lower Cost – Reverse mergers usually cost significantly less than an IPO. Total costs can be much less than $1 million, depending on the cost of the shell and ...

Looking for Mr. Good Guy

Some people only view reverse mergers with an eye on the negatives – the “bad guys” and unsavory who exist in all corners of Wall Street but are associated frequently with reverse mergers. As I discuss in my new book Reverse Mergers, there are 11 signs to look for when trying to make sure a ...