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Irish game maker of Candy Crush Saga to raise £299m in IPO

THE Irish maker of the blockbuster mobile game Candy Crush Saga will attempt to raise as much as $500m (£299m) in an initial public offering.

King Digital Entertainment, which also makes the game Pet Rescue Saga, did not disclose how many shares are expected in the IPO or the projected price range.

In a regulatory filing on Tuesday, King said the IPO will include shares offered by the company as well as those offered by existing stockholders.

Belfast Telegraph