Australian bitcoin miner Iris Energy files for $100m US IPO

Australian bitcoin miner Iris Energy files for $100m US IPO

Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Iris Energy, a Sydney-based bitcoin mining company, has filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering (IPO).

The filing was heavily redacted and the amount specified is likely a placeholder figure to calculate the filing fee. The company, which is primarily powered by renewable energy, said it intends to list its ordinary shares on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “IREN”.

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