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SAO PAULO, May 7- France's Casino hired Morgan Stanley& Co and JPMorgan Chase& Co to list its global e-commerce platform spanning from Brazil to Thailand, a person familiar with the plan said on Tuesday, as the group faces competition from U.S. giant Amazon.com Inc and Chinese rival Alibaba.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon provides a look at the Chinese firm which has filed for an IPO that could raise up to $15 billion, making it one of the largest tech offerings since Facebook.
Duncan Clark, chairman of BDA, says Softbank's decision not to sell shares in Alibaba is a "good sign of confidence" in the IPO.
Keith Pogson, global managing partner at EY, says Alibaba is the "best way" to get exposure to the Chinese e-commerce segment and discusses the company's expansion plans.
Much of the Alibaba IPO prospectus is old news for Yahoo investors. But there's one item they shouldn't overlook.
"Jack Ma is a big traitor," wrote another user on Tencent Weibo, a major Twitter- like Chinese microblogging site. In its IPO prospectus, Alibaba detailed ties with its two principal shareholders- Japanese telecoms firm SoftBank Corp, which owns a 34.4 percent stake, and Yahoo Inc with a 22.6 percent stake.
ING CFO SAYS DIVIDENDS WILL' FEATURE STRONGLY' IN INSURANCE ARM IPO.
*Chinese e-commerce giant files for most anticipated IPO since Facebook. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which powers 80 percent of all online commerce in the world's second-largest economy, is expected to raise more than $15 billion, and could top the $16 billion pulled in by Facebook Inc when it listed in 2012..
Gil Luria, Managing Director of Wedbush, says Alibaba will continue to grow an annual 30 to 50 percent without even venturing outside of China.
Echo He, Senior Analyst at Maxim Group, breaks down her estimates for the Chinese e-commerce giant.
May 7- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd filed on Tuesday for an initial public offering in the United States. The deal is expected to surpass Facebook Inc's $16 billion IPO to top the list of biggest technology listings. Following are the 10 biggest IPOs from technology companies.
May 7- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd filed on Tuesday for its much-anticipated U.S. initial public offering, which analysts and bankers expect would surpass Facebook Inc's $16 billion IPO as the biggest technology listing.
Larry Haverty, Portfolio Manager of Gabelli Funds, says that in three to four years, Alibaba could become the most valuable company in the world.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to a self-described addict of China's Taobao, the online shopping site of Alibaba, to see how the e-commerce firm impacted the lives of consumers.
David Joy, Chief Market Strategist at Ameriprise Financial, says Alibaba's large market share in China will be a key factor in attracting investors to its initial public offering.
China's rising consumption growth and high profit margins are reasons why Alibaba's initial public offering is drawing so much attention, says Francis Gaskins, President & Editor at IPODesktop.com.
Eric Jackson, Founder & Managing Partner at Ironfire Capital, discusses estimates for the valuation of Alibaba.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 6- Alibaba Holdings Inc will seek to raise $1 billion in what could become the largest technology debut in history, the Chinese e-commerce and payments giant said on Tuesday in a filing for its eagerly anticipated Initial Public Offering.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has filed for its IPO. Larry Haverty, Gabelli Funds, and CNBC's Jon Fortt provide perspective into the company.
Reacting to Alibaba's $1 billion IPO filing, with Brian Hamilton, Sageworks chairman.