Equity private placement investors and emerging growth companies continued a brisk pace of deal making in the first half of 2014, maintaining momentum generated by a robust but toppy stock market and a growing appetite for risk.
Growth issuers midway through 2014 raised $6.2 billion in 349 transactions for an average deal size of $17.6 million, a year-
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s 12-month pilot program to increase the increment at which the shares of emerging growth companies trade has been announced, yet many questions remain as to the specific parameters and goals of the study.
China-based emerging growth companies (EGCs) are riding a wave of investor enthusiasm for Chinese internet companies led by excitement over the impending IPO of the country’s online commerce juggernaut Alibaba.
A spate of new SPACs filed and closed initial public offerings in late June and early July. Garnero Group Acquisition, a blank check company managed by Mario Garnero to acquire energy or biotech companies in Latin American, raised $125 million on June 26 by