Chinese internet retailer Alibaba Group has announced its intention to conduct an IPO on the Hong Kong exchange in 2013. This will allow the largest e-commerce operator to attract about $ 3-4 billion. At the same time, the value of the company, according to various estimates, could rise to $ 40-80 billion. only Facebook IPO. Recall that the social network held an IPO last spring and raised $ 16 billion.
Alibaba Group is China's largest internet retailer. The company, founded in 1999, today owns such giants of the Internet market as Taobao, Tmall.com, eTao, Alipay, Alibaba.com.