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Alibaba increases IPO price range

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Alibaba Group has raised the price range on its IPO to $66-$68. The price increase indicates strong demand from investors. Alibaba handles more transactions than Amazon.com and eBay combined. Alibaba will now raise around $22 billion at the top of the new IPO range.

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Alibaba is targeting a $155 valuation in IPO

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Alibaba Group Holding has revealed plans for an initial public offering (IPO) that would value the company at $155 billion. This would make Alibaba one of the largest listed companies in the U.S. and would make it the biggest stock market debut ever.

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Alibaba is going on an investor road show in September

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Alibaba, the largest e-commerce company in the world, is going on an investor road show in September. Alibaba will likely be the largest IPO offering ever on the NYSE. Alibaba has a two-tiered shareholder structure that Hong Kong refused to support, but the NYSE did not.

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Alibaba has selected the New York Stock Exchange for IPO

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Alibaba Group is planning to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange, unfortunately for the Nasdaq Stock Market. Nasdaq was competing against the NYSE for the Alibaba IPO in the U.S.

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Alibaba names 27 partners that will determine who will serve as director on the board

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In an updated filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Alibaba has announced the names of the 27 partners that will determine who will serve as a director on the board at the online retailing giant after the company goes public. The 27 partners includes 22 employees like CEO and founder Jack Ma.

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Alibaba invests $249 million into Singpost

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Alibaba, one of the largest China-based e-commerce companies, has announced that it is investing 312.5 million Singapore dollars (around $249 million) in exchange for a 10.35% stake of Singapore Post Limited (SingPost).

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Alibaba hires James Wilkinson

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James Wilkinson has been hired by the Alibaba Group. Wilkinson was a former senior official of the Treasury Department. Wilkinson will work as the new head of international corporate affairs at Alibaba. This hire takes place at a time where Alibaba moves towards a listing in New York.

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Alibaba has filed for an IPO

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Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has officially filed for an IPO today. Alibaba could be one of the largest IPOs ever. Alibaba plans to raise $1 billion, but that amount could be higher. Analysts are expecting Alibaba’s IPO to surpass Facebook. Facebook raised $16.4 billion in 2012.

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