Bill Meagher

Bill Meagher's focus with The Deal is on small and microcap equity finance, SEC regulation, PIPEs and the controversial world of reverse mergers and penny stocks. His work has appeared in newspapers and magazines throughout California as well as on PBS, “60 Minutes,” ABC News and CNBC. Meagher has also written video scripts and produced national events for a non-profit educational organization.

Recent Articles By The Author

Reverse Mergers Losing Out to Lower-Cost Offerings

Reverse Mergers Losing Out to Lower-Cost Offerings

Regulation A+ and self-underwritten offerings may be the vehicles of choice for companies that can't afford a traditional IPO.

How Martin Shkreli Defended His Biotech Shorting Scheme

How Martin Shkreli Defended His Biotech Shorting Scheme

In this interview with The Deal's Bill Meagher, first posted on Jan. 17, 2013, Shkreli defends his drug business and his shorting strategy.

SEC Takes On Ironridge Global Partners Over Deals Based on Buying Microcap Bills From Creditors

SEC Takes On Ironridge Global Partners Over Deals Based on Buying Microcap Bills From Creditors

Ironridge is one of about a half-dozen companies that are following a strategy to invest in microcap firms.

SEC Advisory Committee Calls for Bringing 'Finders' in From the Shadows

SEC Advisory Committee Calls for Bringing 'Finders' in From the Shadows

Although the SEC has never officially defined what a 'finder' is, they have become fixtures in the world of small-cap and early-stage capital raising.

Embattled American Apparel Receives Chance to Raise Up to $10M

Embattled American Apparel Receives Chance to Raise Up to $10M

The financing will bolster liquidity at the retailer, which says it believes it has enough capital to see it through the next year.