Exclusive: Snapchat has filed confidentially for its IPO - sources | Reuters

Messaging app Snapchat has filed confidentially for an initial public offering (IPO), sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.The Venice, California-based company is in the process of planning one of the biggest technology IPOs in recent years, expected to come as early as March.

Snapchat, whose parent is Snap Inc, was not immediately available to comment.

(Reporting by Lauren Hirsch and Liana B. Baker)

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