以經營中文網站為主的新浪網(SINA.com)今天宣布，該公司已經向美國証管會 提交上市申請書，申請首度公開發行普通股。新浪網本次將發行400萬股普通股，並給予承銷商60萬股普通股的超額配售。新浪網申請在美國那斯達克市場 掛牌上市，股票代碼為「SINA」。上市籌集的資金將被用作營運資本及用於其他經營用途。
摩根士丹利添惠公司(Morgan Stanley Dean Witter)和中國國際金融有限公司(China International Capital Corporation Limited)將作為聯合主承銷商，負責此次股票發 售。大通証券公司(Chase Securities Inc.)和羅伯遜－斯蒂芬公司 (FleetBoston Robertson Stephens Inc. )兩家公司為包銷商。
上市申請書已經被提交給美國証管會，但尚未生效。在上市申請生效之前，這 些股票不得出售，也不得接受任何購買申請。本篇新聞報導不能代表股票出售申請，或股票認購申請﹔若其他法域之證券法規定，在股票出售前須依法申請 或經授權時，這些股票亦不得在這些法域出售或意圖出售。
SINA新浪網台灣站於1998年在台灣成立，提供了個人化的全功能網路服務， 讓網友可以更輕鬆的找到想要的資訊。提供的服務項目除搜尋引擎外，還有免 費中文電子郵箱、新聞中心、生活資訊、金融理財、交友談天園地等。讓網友 能夠「以簡單溝通、與世界互動」。
SINA.com Files for Initial Public Offering
(Sunnyvale, CA, March 27, 2000) SINA.com, a Chinese-focused Internet company announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with its initial public offering of ordinary shares. SINA.com will offer a total of 4,000,000 ordinary shares, plus an underwriters' option to purchase an additional 600,000 ordinary shares to cover over-allotments. The Company has filed an application to list the shares on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol "SINA". Net proceeds of the offering are expected to be used for working capital and other general corporate purposes.
Morgan Stanley Dean Witter and China International Capital Corporation Limited are acting as the joint lead managing underwriters for the offering. Chase Securities Inc. and FleetBoston Robertson Stephens Inc. are acting as co-managers.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities law of such jurisdiction.
SINA.com is a leading Internet destination network for Chinese communities worldwide, offering on-line news, entertainment, community and commerce.