Box reportedly files for an IPO

In what is one of the most highly anticipated tech IPOs of the year, cloud-based file sharing company Box has reportedly and quietly filed registration papers for a public offering. Reuters reported in November that the company tapped Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse and JPMorgan Chase & Co to manage its IPO. Box, which has raised more than $400 million in debt and equity since 2005, could seek up to $500 million in its IPO, Quartz and others reported.

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