Skype files for $100 million IPO

Company plans to list depositary shares on Nasdaq

NEW YORK -- Skype SA has filed for an initial public offering in the U.S. of up to $100 million.

The provider of Web phone services plans to list American depositary shares on the Nasdaq Global Select Market.

Ebay last fall sold its majority stake in Skype to an investment group led by private equity firm Silver Lake Partners.