Healthcare companies have dominated IPO activity so far in 2014. Through the first two months of the year, 21 VC-backed companies have completed initial public offerings on a U.S. stock exchange, with an overwhelming 20 of those companies coming out of the healthcare industry, according to the PitchBook Platform. The pharmaceuticals & biotechnology sector has produced 14 of the VC-backed companies to have gone public in the U.S. this year, already accounting for more than one-third of last year’s VC-backed pharma & biotech IPO total. Below is a list of every VC-backed company that has gone public on a U.S. stock exchange so far this year, categorized by IPO size.
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