Slack’s Direct Listing: Contrast Analysis to the Rescue

Laurent El Ghaoui, and Serge Marquié, sumup.ai

Following Uber and Lyft, it is now Slack’s turn to go public. As with any company filing for a public listing, Slack had to submit a special document, called S1, to the SEC. The S1 document is intended to provide information to market participants, prior to the public listing, about company structure, projected revenue…