Ben Lobel

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Ben Lobel

Financial Writer

Ben is a financial writer for FOREX.com and City Index. With a ten-year background in trade journalism, he has been writing solely about derivatives since 2018.

Ben produces educational content across equities, indices, commodities and forex, with a particular interest in the fundamental drivers of markets - but he also enjoys the technical side too. 

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Instacart IPO

Instacart IPO: Everything you need to know about Instacart

Grocery delivery service Instacart was expected to list in 2022, but has delayed those plans amid ongoing market volatility. Find out everything we know about the Instacart IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
October 21, 2022 11:45 AM
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Wise IPO: Everything you need to know about Wise

Wise went public in July 2021, in what was the largest London-based tech listing in history. Discover more about the company and the Wise IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 08:00 AM
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Stripe IPO: Everything you need to know about Stripe

Stripe, a major player in the online payments space, is still expected to list in the next year - although its valuation has slipped dramatically since announcing its IPO. Here’s the lowdown on the potential $95 billion Stripe IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 08:00 AM
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Rivian IPO: Everything you need to know about Rivian

Rivian went public in November 2021, and the company's shares have had a wild ride ever since. Take a look at everything we know about the emerging electric vehicle company since the Rivian IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 07:44 AM
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Databricks IPO: What to know about Databricks

Databricks is an enterprise software company to be reckoned with, enjoying a burgeoning presence in data management with a stock market flotation around the corner. Here’s the lowdown on the company in advance of the Databricks IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 07:30 AM
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Discord IPO: Everything you need to know about Discord

Discord, a major player in the online communications space, is expected to IPO within the next year. Here’s the lowdown on the company in advance of the Discord IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 07:15 AM

Starlink IPO: Everything you need to know about Starlink

Owned by Elon Musk’s SpaceX, Starlink is a major space satellite network focused on providing global high-speed internet connectivity. Here’s the lowdown on the company ahead of the potentially huge Starlink IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
June 30, 2022 07:05 AM
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Chime IPO: Everything you need to know about Chime

Chime has grown into a neobank contender alongside the likes of N26, Revolut and Nubank, and is now targeting what could be a blockbuster stock market flotation. Here’s the lowdown on the company in advance of the Chime IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
February 8, 2022 11:30 AM
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Nubank IPO: Everything you need to know about Nubank

Can Nubank eclipse rivals Revolut, Chime and N26 following its highly-anticipated market debut? Here’s the lowdown on the neobank’s history, strategy and valuation journey in advance of the imminent Nubank IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
November 22, 2021 09:55 AM

IFIT IPO: Everything you need to know about IFIT

Fitness technology company IFIT is hot on the heels of rival Peloton and will eventually debut on Nasdaq when the market conditions are right. Here’s the lowdown on the company in advance of the IFIT IPO.

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By : Ben Lobel
November 3, 2021 02:54 PM
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What you need to know about WeWork post SPAC

WeWork was a trailblazer of the start-up office space in the 2010s, but a failed IPO in 2019 brought the company down to earth. Now smaller and leaner, it has gone public again via a SPAC.

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By : Ben Lobel
October 22, 2021 02:58 PM