The Financial Times
reports that Travelport's owners are again considering an initial public offering
, this time in New York.
[more] The company had attempted but then in February abandoned a flotation
in London, and the paper today quoted unnamed sources saying that while a UK listing was not ruled out, the US move is more likely. Travelport is headquartered in New York.
Travelport and Amadeus (and Sabre) have been majority-owned by private equity investors in recent years. Amadeus in April offered shares on the Madrid exchange.
Source: The Financial Times