StageReverse Merger | IPO
About Forge Global
Forge Global (NYSE: FRGE) is a marketplace that gives private investors access and exposure to top pre-IPO companies. It also allows employees of growing startups to get cash for a portion of their shares without having to wait years to take advantage of their company's growth and success. The company has created a cross between a derivative contract and a collateralized loan. The result is a contract that effectively allows an investor to purchase the rights to the economic upside of a share, without any of the complications of adding additional shareholders to the cap table.
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Forge Global's Products & Differentiators
Forge Company Solutions
Forge Company Solutions allow companies to design custom capital and liquidity programs that incentivize and support employees and investors, raise capital, and get market-based pricing for those programs while still allowing unicorn companies to maintain control. Our technology minimizes administrative burden providing a safe and discreet mechanism to offer liquidity to your employees. We help founders stay private as long as they desire, invest in innovation and reward employees with the support of motivated private market investors.
Expert Collections containing Forge Global
Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.
Forge Global is included in 4 Expert Collections, including Wealth Tech.
A category of financial technology that is digitizing & streamlining the delivery of wealth management. Included: Startups that offer technology-enabled tools for active and passive wealth management for retail investors and advisors.
Capital Markets Tech
Companies in the capital markets tech space are providing software and/or services for investment banks, hedge funds, investment managers, and so forth. Companies included use technology across the front, middle, and back-offices and streamline all pre- and post-trade operations.
250 of the most promising private companies applying a mix of software and technology to transform the financial services industry.
Forge Global Patents
Forge Global has filed 7 patents.
The 3 most popular patent topics include:
- Financial markets
- Alternative currencies
- Corporate finance
Financial markets, Cryptocurrencies, Futures exchanges, Stock market, Online brokerages
Financial markets, Cryptocurrencies, Futures exchanges, Stock market, Online brokerages
Latest Forge Global News
Mar 24, 2023
03/24/2023 | 04:58pm EDT Message : OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 24, 2023 Forge Global Holdings, Inc. Delaware 94105 N/A (Former name or former address, if changed since last report) Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions: ☐ ☐ ☐ ☐ Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: Title of each class which registered FRGE NYSE Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter). Emerging growth company o If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. To the extent applicable, the information contained in Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated into this Item 5.08 by reference. Forge Global Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") expects to hold its 2023 annual stockholder meeting (the "2023 Annual Meeting") on June 14, 2023. Because the date of the 2023 Annual Meeting differs by more than 30 days from the anniversary date of the 2022 extraordinary general meeting held in lieu of the 2022 annual meeting of stockholders (the "2022 Annual Meeting"), the Company has set a deadline of April 3, 2023 for the receipt of any stockholder proposals for inclusion in the proxy materials to be distributed in connection with the 2023 Annual Meeting pursuant to Rule 14a-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), which the Company believes to be a reasonable time before it expects to begin to print and distribute its proxy materials for the 2023 Annual Meeting. Any Exchange Act Rule 14a-8 proposal received after this date will be considered untimely. Stockholders should send any such proposal to Forge Global Holdings, Inc., 415 Mission Street, Suite 5510, San Francisco, CA 94105, Attention: Corporate Secretary. Such proposal must comply with all applicable requirements set forth in the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), including Exchange Act Rule 14a-8, and the Company's bylaws (the "Bylaws") in order to be eligible for inclusion in the Company's proxy materials for the 2023 Annual Meeting. In addition, pursuant to the Bylaws, stockholders of the Company who wish to bring business before the 2023 Annual Meeting outside of Rule 14a-8 of the Exchange Act or to nominate a person for election as a director must ensure that written notice of such proposal or nomination (including all of the information specified in the Bylaws) is received by the Company's Corporate Secretary at the address specified above no later than the close of business on April 3, 2023, which is the 10th day following the date on which the public announcement of the date of such meeting is first made by this Form 8-K. Any such proposal or nomination must meet the requirements set forth in the Bylaws in order to be brought before the 2023 Annual Meeting. Pursuant to the Bylaws and Rule 14a-5(f) of the Exchange Act, the Company is hereby providing notice of the revised deadlines for such proposals via this Form 8-K. Please note that an adjournment, rescheduling or postponement of the expected 2023 Annual Meeting date, or any announcement of such action, will not commence a new time period (or extend any time period) for giving such notice under the Bylaws or submitting a proposal pursuant to Exchange Act Rule 14a-8. SIGNATURE Pursuant to the requirements of the Exchange Act, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized. Forge Global Holdings, Inc.
Forge Global Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Forge Global founded?
Forge Global was founded in 2014.
Where is Forge Global's headquarters?
Forge Global's headquarters is located at 415 Mission St, San Francisco.
What is Forge Global's latest funding round?
Forge Global's latest funding round is Reverse Merger.
How much did Forge Global raise?
Forge Global raised a total of $240.1M.
Who are the investors of Forge Global?
Investors of Forge Global include Motive Capital, Charlie Cheever, Rahul Vohra, Zach Perret, Siqi Chen and 21 more.
Who are Forge Global's competitors?
Competitors of Forge Global include Caplight, Capdesk, tZERO, Long Term Stock Exchange (LTSE), Compound, Raison, Globacap, EquityBee, InvestX, Rocket Dollar and 17 more.
What products does Forge Global offer?
Forge Global's products include Forge Company Solutions and 2 more.
Who are Forge Global's customers?
Customers of Forge Global include and undefined.
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