CNBC's Susan Li reports on messaging app Line and its big IPO listing in both Tokyo and New York.
Tokyo-based chat app Line launched in 2011, following a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Now it's about to go public.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at Wednesday's mixed market open, the declines in insurance and retail stocks, and the upcoming IPO from Japanese messaging app Line.
Scott Kupor, Andreessen Horowitz managing partner discusses the public debut of Twilio and Line, noting while both IPOs are very different the market is open for good companies.
CNBC's Susan Li takes a look at Japan's online chat app, Line which is set to debut on Thursday and could raise over one billion dollars.
Jeff Schumacher, BCG Digital Ventures CEO, discusses the outlook for the IPO market this year as well as venture capitalism.
Unicorns, privately held companies valued at $1 billion or more, are receiving the lion's share of VC invested, a report reveals.
The Japanese messaging app firm is now on course to raise up to $1.3-billion in its initial public offering.
Japan's Line has priced its IPO at the top of its marketed range, putting the messaging app firm on course to raise up to $1.3 billion.
Japan's Line Corp has priced its IPO at the top of its marketed range, putting the messaging app firm on course to raise up to $1.3 billion.
*Sets price of 3,300 yen/ share vs 2,900- 3,300 yen range. TOKYO, July 11- Japan's Line Corp has priced its IPO at the top of its marketed range, putting the messaging app firm on course to raise up to $1.3 billion and reflecting demand from investors keen on a rare opportunity to invest in a high-profile tech startup. It also comes as political and economic uncertainty...
*Sets price of 3,300 yen/ share vs 2,900- 3,300 yen range. Line set the IPO price at 3,300 yen per share, compared with its book-building range of 2,900- 3,300 yen, a filing with Japan's finance ministry showed on Monday. Line, owned by South Korea's Naver Corp, is set for a dual New York and Tokyo listing this week, raising funds and boosting its profile to ratchet up its...
TOKYO, July 11- Line Corp set the price for its initial public offering at the top of its marketing range, raising up to $1.3 billion, a regulatory filing showed on Monday, reflecting robust appetite for the Japanese messaging app firm. The company set the IPO price at 3,300 yen per share, compared with its book-building range of 2,900- 3,300 yen.
July 8- CBS Radio Inc filed for an initial public offering with U.S. securities regulators on Friday, months after its parent, CBS Corp, said it would explore strategic alternatives for its radio business. CBS Radio set a nominal fundraising target of $100 million in its filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. CBS Radio, which has over 117 radio...
CNBC's Seema Mody reports that CBS Radio has filed for a public listing that could be worth up to $100 million.
The good news first: it's likely getting better. Of course, that comes as big banks try to rebound from the bad news: it's been the worst start to a year, on a number of metrics, since the global financial crisis.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the IPO space and how a flurry of new listings may be signalling new life in the market.
A flurry of IPO filings at the end of last week brought the June total to 17, signaling a turnaround in the IPO market, Bob Pisani reports.
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