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Clarification

Clarification

The Mysterious Case of Zynga’s Investor Timeline

Zynga founder Mark Pincus, no doubt making a call to clear this all up.

Zynga, whose IPO Friday afternoon sent tech writers with their 4th of July bags packed into a last minute scramble, may be headquarterd out in the Valley. But its impending liquidity event will end up lining the pockets of earlylocal investors like Union Square Ventures, which reportedly owns 5.5 percent. In fact, Silicon Valley Bank’s Shai Goldman called it a “fund maker” for USV. But now that the fireworks have died down, Fortune.com’s Dan Primack has taken a closer look at Zynga’s S-1, comparing it to earlier regulatory filings, and found some discrepancies in the sequence of investing. Read More