NUMBER OF PRICED U.S. IPOS CONTINUES TO DECREASE IN 2016

 

 

Priced IPOs 2012-H1 2016

Only 56 initial public offerings priced in the U.S. in the first half of 2016, according to Bloomberg Law Corporate Transactions Equity Analytics data—the lowest number of IPOs priced in a first half of the year since 2009.

While 2014 was a boom year for IPO activity, there has been a significant drop since in both the number of deals and in deal value.

The total dollar value of total IPOs priced in first half of 2016 was $9,074 million in the first half of 2016, a 62.3 percent decrease from $24,055 million in the first half of 2015 and a 72.7 percent decrease from $33,191 million in the first half of 2014.

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