Google floats on the stock exchange

19th August 2004
Google floats on the stock exchange

On the 19th August 2004, Google went public, floating its shares on the NASDAQ stock exchange.

Google sold 19,605,052 shares at a price of $85 per share, valuing the company at more than $23 billion.

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