The farm goes public - Zynga FarmVille is headed to Wall Street.
Zynga, the maker of that massively popular Facebook game -- and several others -- has filed the paperwork for an Initial Public Offering. The four-year old firm says it expects to raise $1 billion in the process, though it's possible (and, in fact, expected) that it could offer more shares and raise more money when the stock eventually begins trading.
Because the amount a company says it plans to raise in its initial IPO filing is used to calculate registration fees, the final size of the IPO could be different. Many media outlets had previously quoted sources saying the IPO was expected to raise between $1.5 billion and $2 billion.
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