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Line plans year's biggest technology IPO, pitching US investors

It aims to go public in Tokyo and New York in July, with a goal of raising up to US$2b
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 05:50
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Line hopes to get about half the money from US investors as it plots a long-term expansion there after pushing further into S-E Asia.

Tokyo

JAPAN'S Line Corp is headed for what could be the biggest initial public offering (IPO) for a technology company this year, including a major pitch to American investors.

The company behind one of Asia's most popular messaging apps plans to go public in Tokyo and New York in