Preparing for an IPO in an Unpredictable Market
2021 was a landmark year for IPOs. The total market cap of customers Carta supported through their public journey in 2021 exceeded $157 billion.
The landscape for going public in 2022 has shifted, with the number of IPOs decelerating by 78% compared to the same time period last year. However, there are sectors maintaining strength, such as healthcare, which leads with 41% of the total IPO market in 2022.
From drafting SEC filings, to preparing financial statements for audits, and scoping out the right external partners, you can still prepare your business to be IPO ready in today’s market.
Join us live alongside a panel of business, legal, and accounting firm leaders specialized in the private-to-public journey. During this live session, we’ll discuss:
- The state of going public in 2022: key trends and insights into the VC ecosystem
- Your ideal IPO team: partners needed to set you up for success
- IPO steps and timeline: Tips to navigate the steps towards IPO and potential hurdles
Q&A: Live Q&A session with our expert panelists to get your questions answered.
DISCLOSURE: This communication is on behalf of eShares Inc., d/b/a Carta, Inc. (“Carta”), a global ownership management platform. This content is for informational purposes only and is not to be construed as legal, financial, accounting or tax advice or intended as a recommendation, offer or solicitation for the purchase or sale of any security. Carta does not assume any liability for reliance on the information provided herein and undertakes no obligation to update content.
- IPO Industry Breakdown – Renaissance Capital. (2022). Retrieved 3 June 2022, from https://www.renaissancecapital.com/IPO-Center/Stats/Industry
Melanie GoinsGeneral Council, 1stDibs
Steve DeodatoPublic Markets, Customer Success Lead
Tom McGaughPresident and CEO, Greenpoint Associates