TITLE

VC-Backed IPOs Hit a Brick Wall

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;4/1/2008, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Exit Poll study conducted by Thomson Financial and the National Venture Capital Association in 2007. It shows that investors who are described as fretful closed the initial public offering window for venture-backed companies in the first quarter. Findings reveal a steep decline in venture-backed mergers and acquisitions in the first quarter. The survey determined 56 deals, 20 of which had a total disclosed value of $2.5 billion.
ACCESSION #
36834930

 

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