Healthcare Companies Dominate Early IPO Activity in 2014
March 03, 2014
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.
For a list of every VC-backed company that has gone public on a U.S. stock exchange so far this year, as well as how they're currently faring, click here.