06:47 AM

WSJ Confirms SVW Scoop On NASDAQ Private Shares Market

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In October 2012 I spoke with Robert McCooey (above) NASDAQ's senior vice president of capital markets and new listings, who told me about plans to enter the private shares market.

Exclusive: NASDAQ Plans To Unify Private Shares Markets - SVW

This morning WSJ.com carried this AP story:

Nasdaq, SharesPost team up on private stock market - WSJ.com


Hat tip: Deborah Gage - Dow Jones.

Please see:

Secondary Markets: Much Needed Liquidity For Silicon Valley Startups Or A Private Stock Market For The Rich?

Smart Money Versus Dumb Money - Silicon Valley's War With Wall Street