Harvest Week for Viking

The Tiger Cub figures to be one of the largest investors of two earlier venture capital investments that are poised to begin trading this week.

(Scott Eisen/Bloomberg)

(Scott Eisen/Bloomberg)

Two earlier private investments made by Viking Global Investors are preparing to go public this week.

On September 16, Ginkgo Bioworks is expected to close its merger with Soaring Eagle Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, and begin trading on Friday.

Ginkgo Bioworks likes to say it uses synthetic biology “to grow products instead of manufacturing them.”

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