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Eye-tracking firm Tobii to raise funds, wins design contract

Tuesday 8 November 2016 | 13:09 CET | News
Swedish company Tobii said it aims to raise approximately SEK 450 million through a rights issue, to finance its business expansion plans. It said interest in eye tracking in various consumer applications has developed at a substantially more rapid pace than it had anticipated at the time of its IPO in April 2015. It referred to Google's acquisition of the eye tracking company Eyefluence.

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