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Shares of freelance website Upwork Inc. (UPWK) soared more than 54% in their trading debut Wednesday, after the company priced its initial public offering at a higher price than expected.
What is Upwork?
Technology is the foundation of Upwork — the largest global freelancing website. With millions of jobs posted on Upwork annually, freelancers are earning money by providing companies with over 5,000 skills across more than 70 categories of work.
On Upwork you’ll find a range of top talent, from programmers to designers, writers, customer support reps, and more.
Upwork, which focuses on freelance workers, sold 12.48 million shares at $15 apiece, after previously aiming for a price range of $12 to $14. Upwork raised at least $187.1 million with shares trading on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol (UPWK). Underwriters, led by Citigroup, have access to almost 1.9 million additional shares in case of over-allotment.