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Uber Tells SEC It Wants to Give Drivers Equity

Uber has asked the SEC for rule changes that would allow it to provide equity to drivers, in a letter obtained by The Information. The letter, first reported by Axios, follows a similar request made by Airbnb regarding the possibility of issuing stock to hosts. The SEC appears to be taking the question seriously, given that it has asked companies to comment on the issue. Uber is asking...

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