Snapchat said to have filed for IPO

Snapchat is planning one of the biggest technology IPOs in recent years, expected to come as early as March


Snapchat, whose parent is Snap Inc, was not immediately available to comment. Photo: Getty Images
Snapchat, whose parent is Snap Inc, was not immediately available to comment. Photo: Getty Images

Messaging app Snapchat has filed confidentially for an initial public offering (IPO), people familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.

The Venice, California-based company is in the process of planning one of the biggest technology IPOs in recent years, expected to come as early as March.

Snapchat, whose parent is Snap Inc, was not immediately available to comment. Reuters

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