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Facebook’s flotation: better late than never

  Last Friday (May 18th) saw the most highly-anticipated flotation in recent memory as the world’s most popular social network debuted on the NASDAQ stock exchange. But not before an embarrassing delay. The most talked about IPO in the history of Silicon Valley did not get underway until two hours after Mark Zuckerberg had sounded the opening bell at 9 a.m. EDT due to a technical error on the part of NASDAQ, a mistake which has left the stock exchange very much red faced. This did little to dampen the… Read more