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US IPO Week Ahead: A light IPO calendar with the August slowdown in full effect

FRZA

The IPO market remains quiet during the annual August slowdown with just one IPO scheduled to price in the week ahead. Other small deals may also join the calendar during the week. Electric boat developer Forza X1 (FRZA) plans to raise $15 million at a $50 million market cap. Spun out of Twin Vee PowerCats, the company aims to manufacture and sell affordable...read more

US IPO Weekly Recap: August Kicks off with a 2 IPO week

MEGL

Two deals priced this week, but only one met the criteria to be included in our 2022 IPO stats. Four new filings, including two offering units, also trickled into the pipeline.  Hong Kong-based Magic Empire Global (MEGL) completed a US offering at its proposed price of $4 to raise $20 million at an $80 million market cap. Doing business as Giraffe Capital,...read more

Cancer diagnostics company MDNA Life Sciences files for a $12 million IPO, offering units

MDLS

MDNA Life Sciences, which is developing genetic tests designed to guide treatment for cancer and endometriosis, filed on Friday with the SEC to raise up to $12 million in an initial public offering. ...read more

Putt up or shut up: US golf club maker Sacks Parente Golf files for a $15 million IPO

SPGC

Sacks Parente Golf, which designs and manufactures premium golf putters, filed on Friday with the SEC to raise up to $15 million in an initial public offering. The company states that its shaft and putter technology was shown by The Golf Lab to improve players' ability to make putts, feel of the putter head, stroke, face angle at impact, and consistency for distance control. The...read more