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12 Hugh Hefner, who owned 70 percent of the voting stock, did not want to sell.
The contemplated public offering, scheduled to reach the market on January 27, 2010 was delayed by FFN.
13 Bankruptcy, reorganization edit In August 2013, FriendFinder was delisted from the nasdaq because its stock had not traded for more than.
Pfeifer, Stuart (September 17, 2013)."update 1-FriendFinder files for 460 million IPO".17 Founder Andrew Conru, was named as the reorganized company's chairman and CEO.21 19 References edit Bachman, Justin.Retrieved 14 November 2016."Over 300 million AdultFriendFinder accounts have been exposed in a massive breach".Retrieved 13 November 2016.15 The company stated it had negotiated a deal with noteholders that would reduce its debt by 300 million."Penthouse Publisher FriendFinder Files for Bankruptcy Protection - WSJ".
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4, in 2007, Penthouse Media Group purchased FriendFinder's parent company, uk sex meets Various, Inc., for 500 million.A b "AdultFriendFinder network hack exposes 412 million accounts".18 In February 2016, FriendFinder Networks sold the rights to the Penthouse brand to Penthouse Global Media, a new company formed by the brand's managing director Kelly Holland."The FriendFinder IPO Filing: Just the Naughty Bits".The company had also indicated that it lacked existing cash or cash from operations to repay.5 million debt that was due July.Penthouse brand was sold off.
19 20 Security breach edit On November 13, 2016, it was reported that a database of over 412 million accounts, including usernames, e-mails, and passwords, had been breached and leaked from several FriendFinder Networks websites.
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