Google IPO Getting Closer

By Deane Barker on October 24, 2003

Sources: Site searching for banks to lead offering: Could this be the IPO that brings the Valley back? A lot of people have high hopes pinned to this one.

“An initial public offering of Google shares has long been rumored and investment banks have tripped over themselves for years trying to convince the company to do so. The formal search that Google began signals it may be ready to go public in what would likely be the biggest technology IPO in years.”