Freelancer float

Sydney-based Freelancer.com has applied to list on the Australian Stock Exchange. The move, foreshadowed by Fairfax Media in September, caps a period of fast growth for the site that includes freelancers from 247 countries. CEO Matt Barrie previously said it was "a national imperative" to build local IT.

Sydney-based Freelancer.com has applied to list on the Australian Stock Exchange. The move, foreshadowed by Fairfax Media in September, caps a period of fast growth for the site that includes freelancers from 247 countries. CEO Matt Barrie previously said it was "a national imperative" to build local IT.