Tag Archives: finance
WeWork has officially filed to raise $1 billion in an initial public offering. However, the publication of its prospectus reveals huge losses and debts, with no time frame to become profitable.
August 14, 2019
WeWork is using an unusual corporate structure for its IPO, which means it can legitimately avoid certain corporation taxes. The company owners can avoid the double taxation of a corporation, while retaining access to the wider market to raise capital.
August 14, 2019
Although more research is needed to establish the link between coworking allocation and property value, initial findings from CBRE suggest that a building with 40% coworking or less will achieve greater than average value for office buildings in their market.
January 22, 2019
WeWork’s bond trading value has dropped — possibly due to the market’s lack of long-term confidence in their success and ability to repay their debt. This latest knock could affect the company’s success rate in achieving funding, along with its ability to access certain buildings.
January 7, 2019
The highest hidden cost of operating a coworking space is high staff turnover, as it costs coworking spaces a lot of time, money, and potentially members.
October 11, 2018
WeWork is reportedly in talks with SoftBank to raise more money The deal could send WeWork’s valuation soaring to $40…
June 14, 2018
A closer look at what’s driving WeWork’s sky-high valuation, and why Regus’ valuation is so low in comparison While most…
June 11, 2018
MWB Business Exchange disappeared from view after it was acquired by Regus in 2013. However, an ongoing lawsuit involving MWB…
June 4, 2018
5 steps to a successful coworking funding round, as told by Jamie Hodari at GCUC 2018. During an unconference session,…
April 26, 2018
Coworking spaces, accelerators and incubators are all vying for the attention of startups. Each option offers real advantages for a…
August 4, 2017
Bar Works’ current situation could potentially taint the credibility of the flexible workspace industry. Details here.
May 15, 2017
Finance expert and CEO of Premier Business Center, Jeff Reinstein, shares tips on how to best approach raising capital for workspace growth and expansion.
January 25, 2017