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Groupon: Path From Startup to IPO

PATH FROM STARTUP TO IPO GROUPON 20 ● 07 O $1 million amount Groupon raises in angel funding 08 $4.8 million O amount Groupon raises in Series A 20 009 O $30 million amount Groupon raises in Series B 20 010 Rob Solomon joins Groupon as new COO livingsocial $135 million amount Groupon raises in Series C Valuation: $1.3 billion $14 million competitor LivingSocial follows suit with its own Series C funding GAP 441,000 number of Groupons the company sells through first national deal with Gap, worth more than $11 million Google $6 billion Google's approximate bid to buy Groupon 20 011 $15 billion O $950 million amount Groupon raises in Series D Valuation: $4.75 billion rumored valuation in meetings with Wall Street banks to discuss the public offering $25 billion Groupon's elevated valuation as IPO talks continue Margo Georgiadis Groupon hires an ex-Googler after Rob Solomn leaves the company IPO Announced Groupon announces plan to do an IPO this year "Wildly profitable" Chairman Lefkofsky's description of Groupon to press; this violates SEC disclosure rules $120 million amount by which the SEC asserts Groupon underestimated operating losses through controversial accounting Memo Leak Andrew Mason defends Groupon's financials to employees in memo leaked to press; violating SEC rules $400 million amount by which the SEC requires Groupon reduce its 2010 revenues in yet another revised S-1 COO departure Georgiadis leaves; the second COO in six months IPO Delay Groupon delays its IPO since Mason's memo to employees violated SEC quiet period rules. NASDAQ $10 billion valuation after Groupon releases earnings O $20 per share opening share price of Groupon stock at IPO Valuation: $12.7 billion $950M FUNDRAISING VALUATION $25B IPO DAY 22.3% $28.17 -3:3% Average Price Average Return* Of Investors Turned Over Shares * For those that turned over shares on the first day. $31 $20 $26 3% $27 Brooklyn 4.5% Chicago $30 1.9% Garland, TX $28 2.4% Los Angeles $29 1.7% Houston Purchase price breakdown Top 5 cities to participate in the Groupon IPO IN COMPARISON Pandora Groupon LinkedIn -45% -25% 0% +25% +45% Performance of portfolios that turned over all shares on the first trading day SigFig Data is based on the portfolios of SigFig (Wikinvest) users. SigFig does not manage the portfolios of its users. Data is for informational purposes only. Nothing in this presentation constitutes a solicitation or offer by SigFig Wealth Management, LLC to provide investment advice or service or to purchase or sell any financial instruments and should not be interpreted as such. Number of investors

Groupon: Path From Startup to IPO

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