Airbnb Sure Is Going Public

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Airbnb announced that it expects to become a publicly traded company next year, in a press release made in accordance with Rule 135 of the Securities Act of 1933.

How do we know this? A company blog post entitled “Airbnb Announces Intention to Become a Publicly-Traded Company During 2020″ explains:

Airbnb, Inc. announced today that it expects to become a publicly-traded company during 2020.

This press release is being made pursuant to, and in accordance with, Rule 135 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and shall not constitute an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities. Any offers, solicitations or offers to buy, or any sales of securities will be made in accordance with the registration requirements of the Securities Act.