Lyft has officially filed paperwork to go public with an IPO in early 2019

Justin Sullivan/GettyRide hailing giant and indispensable Uber competitor Lyft has filed sorts with the Securities and Alternate Commission to switch public, the Wall Aspect road Journal reported on Thursday. The firm has now not but obvious the amount or worth of shares to switch on provide, and will IPO after the SEC completes its review, in accordance with the Journal. The paper expects Lyft’s IPO in the indispensable 1/2 of 2019.Lyft at the moment has a valuation of $15 billion, a half of the $a hundred and twenty billion valuation Uber has centered for itself earlier than going public.Alternatively, Lyft seems to be to be in a position to beat Uber to the punch with its IPO.