Ticketing platform Eventbrite plans to raise $200m in IPO

Eventbrite, the online ticketing platform, plans to raise $200m in an initial public offering. Over 700,000 event organisers used Eventbrite to sell tickets to about 3m events, from small yoga sessions to large music festivals, in over 170 countries.

Eventbrite lists competitors from ticketing specialists such as LiveNation to large technology companies Facebook, Google and Twitter.

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