Mercari denies that a decision had been taken to list

22 Jul 2017
Mercari, Japan’s peer-to-peer marketplace, is hoping to raise 100 billion yen ($899 million U.S.) with a listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), Nikkei business daily reported on Saturday. Expected before the end of 2017, the IPO may well end up the biggest of the year on the TSE, according to Nikkei.

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Tariq Ahmed Saeedi

Tariq Ahmed Saeedi writes stories on sharing economies in Asia – particularly Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, Korea, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Iran. He has been with the AIM Group for the past two years. Tariq is also a spotter, monitoring global industry’s updates. He carries more than 15 years of writing experience. Tariq frequently contributes economic/tech news and analysis to a daily The News International and a magazine. He has also written features and interview articles for various other publications and some of his write-ups have been cited for references in reports by the World Bank and archived in Florida Institute of Technology’s library. Tariq has also narrated corporate website content for Audi importer in Pakistan and others. He started his career from a television’s current affairs department in 2003 and later joined the country’s premier news agency Pakistan Press International.