Burger King to go public

Burger King is to begin trading on the New York Stock exchange.

4th April, 2012
Burger King to go public
Burger King has struggled to keep pace with McDonald’s.

Burger King is to begin trading on the New York Stock exchange.

The burger company was taken private in 2010 by investment firm 3G Capital but will go public again after merging with a company owned by billionaire William Ackman. 3G Capital will receive $1.4 billion in cash to transfer Burger King to Justice Holdings Limited, a special-purpose acquisition company co-founded by Ackman.

3G Capital agreed to acquire Burger King in September 2010 for $3.3 billion in...

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