Canaan Creative, one of the largest manufacturers of mining equipment and manufactures Avalon ASICs, has applied for an IPO in the United States.
According to documents published by the SEC,The Chinese manufacturer plans to register on the NASDAQ exchange, and set a placement amount of $ 400 million to increase. At this stage, the value of one share and the estimated increase were not determined.
The presented financial statements showthat last year Canaan Creative's net profit was $ 8.3 million, and for the first half of 2019 the company suffered a loss of $ 45.8 million. According to preliminary estimates, the Chinese manufacturer costs about $ 2-3 billion. The company plans to release 126 in total. million shares.
This is not the first attempt by Canaan Creative to conduct an initial public offering. Previously, due to the unstable situation on the cryptocurrency market, the company failed to do this in China and Hong Kong.
Another giant of the crypto industry Bitmainalso seeks to conduct an IPO in the United States after the failure in Hong Kong, and to increase the sustainability of its activities, it is actively diversifying it. On October 10, the company launched the WDMM platform to establish mutually beneficial cooperation between owners of mining equipment and mining farms.