Buzzfeed became a publicly listed company on December 6, 2021 after completing a business combination with Magnum Opus Acquisition Ltd, a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company. Forge no longer actively tracks this company.
There’s a point at which #adulting just becomes, well, being an adult. BuzzFeed made that transition when it went public this week, a decade and a half after the company was founded. BuzzFeed today spans not just the eponymous website, but also HuffPost and Complex Networks. According to founder and CEO Jonah Peretti, more acquisitions... Continue reading »
The deal is expected to close Friday. By Monday, the company could start trading under the stock ticker BZFD. Shares are expected to trade for around $10. Jonah Peretti, BuzzFeed’s CEO, has already sent out invitations for the ringing of the bell on the floor of NASDAQ