* To list on NYSE under symbol "TRLA"
* JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank are lead underwriters
Aug 17 Trulia Inc, an online real estate listing
service, filed with U.S. regulators on Friday to raise up to $75
million in an initial public offering of its common stock.
Trulia, a provider of residential real estate information,
competes with real estate search engine Zillow Inc which
went public last year.
Reuters reported in July that Trulia had filed
confidentially for an IPO, taking advantage of certain
provisions of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS
J.P. Morgan Securities and Deutsche Bank Securities are the
lead underwriters to the IPO, the San Francisco-based company
said in a preliminary prospectus filed with the U.S. Securities
and Exchange Commission.
The company intends to list its common stock on the New York
Stock Exchange under the symbol "TRLA".
Trulia is backed by private equity firms Accel Partners and
The filing did not reveal how many shares the company
planned to sell or their expected price.
The amount of money a company says it plans to raise in its
first IPO filings is used to calculate registration fees. The
final size of the IPO could be different.