Why the incentive to take PE portfolio companies public remains subdued
March 04, 2016
Close to $41 billion was raised in PE-backed public offerings last year across just 96 listings in North America and Europe. On a yearly basis, this represents a decline of 38% in total offering value and 41% in listings—not to mention the pipelines have been quite bare in 2016.
So what has happened? Click here for more analysis from our PE Exits & Company Inventory Report, including charts on median valuation/EBITDA multiples and more.