IPO drought and no rain in sight

IPOs a thing of the past?

Despite the credit crunch, the VC fund freeze, and the stock market meltdown,  panelists at the AlwaysOn Venture Summit think that “good companies” will still be able to go public. Someday.

Before that happens, a lot of other marginal companies will go out of business.

It’s the circle of life, Simba.

Meanwhile, what advice do these experts have for struggling companies?

“Everyone should act as though there will not be another round of funding,” Buyer said. “You should operate with what you have, because it may be all you get.”