General Atlantic-backed HireRight files for U.S. IPO

(Reuters) -HireRight GIS Group Holdings LLC, an employee-screening company backed by private-equity firm General Atlantic, filed paperwork with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering on Wednesday. HireRight generated revenue of $326.5 million in the six months ended June 30

Expanding Latin American gym chain SmartFit files for IPO

Slideshow ( 2 images )SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Latin American gym chain SmartFit has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) to raise funds for its expansion, a Brazilian securities filing showed. The planned IPO move comes as many fitness

Southeast Asia travel app Traveloka weighs public listing options

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Traveloka, Southeast Asia’s largest online travel app, said on Monday it was looking to go public soon and was evaluating a merger with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) as a possible stock-market listing option.FILE PHOTO: An

Airbnb streamlines fees as it tilts toward biggest hosts

(Reuters) – Airbnb is requiring most professional hosts outside North America to include all service fees in the rate presented to guests, a move that mirrors how rival platforms operate.FILE PHOTO: A woman talks on the phone at the Airbnb

U.S. should try to delay IPO of China's Ant Group, says Senator Rubio

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Marco Rubio, who has successfully urged the Trump administration to pursue investigations of Chinese companies, called on Friday for the U.S. government to consider options to delay an initial public offering for China’s Ant Group, the