IPOs

“The number of IPOs at least doubled in each sector and rebounded big exit M&A soared 50%. This environment led to record high potential distributions in 2014, topping $20 billion”

VC-Backed IPOs and Big Market M&A (2005-2014)
VC-Backed IPOs and Big Market M&A (2005-2014)

“This environment led to record high potential distributions in 2014, topping $20 billion. This is the largest return on investment measured since SVB began tracking the information a decade ago”

Potential Distributions From VC-Backed IPOs and Big Exit M&A
Potential Distributions From VC-Backed IPOs and Big Exit M&A

Source: Jonathan Norris, Kristina Peralta, “Trends in Healthcare Investments and Exits 2015,” SVB

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