Brightcove Files to Raise $50M in I.P.O.

Online video platform company Brightcove Inc. has filed a with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise $50 million in an initial public offering. Morgan Stanley and Stifel Nicolaus & Co. will act as joint book-running managers for the offering. Formed in 2004, Cambridge, Mass.-based Brightcove has raised more than $100 million in capital from investors including Accel Partners and General Catalyst Partners.

PRESS RELEASE
Brightcove Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with a proposed initial public offering of its common stock.

Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated will act as joint book-running managers for the offering. RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Pacific Crest Securities LLC and Raymond James & Associates, Inc. will act as co-managers.

The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the preliminary prospectus related to the offering may be obtained, when available, from Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10014, by telephone at 1-866-718-1649, or by email at prospectus@morganstanley.com.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. The registration statement on Form S-1 may be accessed at the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at http://www.sec.gov. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time that the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any offer, solicitation or sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.