Post Profile






The number of companies going public hasn't been this low since the financial crisis

It's tough out there for companies going public. According to data from FactSet's Andrew Birstingl, the number of firms going through the initial public offering (IPO) process has been the lowest since the midst of the financial crisis. "During the first three quarters of this year, the number of initial public offerings stood at 73, which was a 45% decline from the same time period a year ago," said a note from Birstingl.
read more

share

Related Posts


Venture-backed U.S. IPOs hit lowest levels in two years

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

(Reuters) - U.S. initial public offerings by venture-backed companies fell to a two-year low in the first quarter of 2015, according to data from the National Venture Capital Association and Thomson Reuters. About 17 venture-backed ...

Activist investors went after companies at a record pace in 2015 — and won

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game

Activist investors are pushing for a lot more money to be returned to shareholders. And they're winning. According to data from FactSet's Andrew Birstingl, the number of activist investor attempts to encourage buybacks and dividends...

IPOs Slump To The Lowest Level Since 2008

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

Dec. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Initial public offerings in 2012 slumped to the lowest level since the financial crisis as signs of an economic slowdown and Facebook Inc.’s disappointing debut curbed demand and prompted companies to push bac...

Chinese investors are gobbling up US companies at a historic rate

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game

While dealmaking has been sluggish to start 2016, there's one class of investor making huge waves. According to Andrew Birstingl at FactSet, the number of Chinese firms taking over US companies is skyrocketing. "Chinese companies pu...

The US IPO market has almost completely dried up

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game

Nobody wants to go public anymore. According to data from FactSet's Andrew Birstingl, the number of initial public offerings (IPOs) on the US Stock market this year is at its lowest level since 2009. "As of February 19, 2016, only t...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC