UK Affiliate Site IPO’s on July 31st for $1.9 Billion.

Thought that sites just stuffed full of ads serving no purpose couldn’t make money?  Think again Moneysupermarket.com is going to IPO for a cool $1.9 Billion.

 Would this be the biggest success in the UK for a pure play internet company ? 

http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2007/07/11/ap3902313.html 

The CEO owns 85% of the stock making him a billionaire.

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/banking_and_finance/article2057846.ece

8 Responses to “UK Affiliate Site IPO’s on July 31st for $1.9 Billion.”

  1. Mayo Says:

    So all you have to do Markus is to invest several MM’s a year on advertising on US/Can/UK TV stations and you can become future Canadian BB.. ;D

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  3. Marc Says:

    Mayo,

    Look at that site. They are in the highest margin niches on the internet. Astounding to have a huge site in all the top paying niches. This sounds like it could be one of the most profitable sites on a large scale ever.

  4. akshay Says:

    are you kidding me? that site seems like one of the most useless sites ever, ofcourse i am horribly wrong…$1.9 billion how marcus how!

  5. Aris Says:

    If you could monetise every match you made on POF then you too might be worth $1.9b.

  6. Chappers Says:

    moneysupermarket makes most of its money through commission from the mortgage companies and the banks… this is why its IPO’ing for a lot.

  7. Ken Says:

    Wow, that is a great story of success! thanks for sharing.

  8. cong ty thiet ke noi that Says:

    cong ty thiet ke noi that…

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