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About As Much An IPO As Lehman Is Bear

I'll just state my biases up front and point out that I have a soft spot for Apollo. So much so, that when their filed their S-1 recently, I couldn't help but comment. I wasn't the only one, it seems.
Steven Davidoff over at DealBook pans the registration statement, takes a few swipes at GSTrUE (count on Goldman to make an absolutely asinine acronym without anyone ever calling them on it. I mean, are you afraid of Goldman or what?) and whines about tax complexity. Still, all in all the piece is an interesting look at the subtleties of marketing unregistered securities.
The Un-IPO [DealBook]