Huya hopes for more chicken dinner with IPO

“Winner, winner, chicken dinner” is the catchphrase in PUBG, the game that helped Huya's business last year. By raising $180 million, the Chinese live-streaming site is hoping to tuck in too.

Huya hopes for more chicken dinner with IPO

Chinese live-streaming site Huya is set to test investor sentiment for a new equity market sub-sector after it launched an initial public offering in New York on Wednesday worth up to $180 million.

If it succeeds, Huya will become the first live-streaming site to list on a stock market anywhere in the world, setting a milestone for a sub-culture that has grown so popular among the millennials and, increasingly, Generation Z'ers too.

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