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US IPO Week Ahead: Health insurer Oscar Health leads a 2 IPO week


Two IPOs are scheduled to raise $1.3 billion in the week ahead.   While the IPO calendar is relatively quiet at the moment, several issuers could launch, including pool equipment supplier Hayward Holdings (HAYW) and crafts-focused companies Cricut (CRCT) and JOANN (JOAN). Online health insurer more

US IPO Weekly Recap: Biotechs flood the IPO market in a 14 IPO week


The IPO market had its busiest week yet this year with 14 IPOs raising $3.9 billion and 27 SPACs raising $9.2 billion. The IPO pipeline remained active as well, with 3 IPOs and 38 SPACs submitting initial filings. TELUS International (TIXT) upsized and priced at the high end to raise $925 million at a $6.6 billion market cap. The company provides more

Cancer biotech Sensei Biotherapeutics prices upsized IPO above the range at $19


Sensei Biotherapeutics, a Phase 2 biotech developing bacteriophage-based therapies for cancer, raised $133 million by offering 7 million shares at $19, above the range of $16 to $18. The company offered 1.1 million more shares than anticipated. Sensei's proprietary ImmunoPhage platform is designed to utilize bacteriophage to induce an innate and adaptive immune response. more

February starts off with the busiest week for US IPOs in over a decade


16 IPOs are set to make this the busiest week for the US IPO market since December 2006. Driven by faster IPO timelines and momentum from last year, 2021 is positioning itself to be a banner year for the IPO market, and this latest milestone joins a growing list. Already, the US IPO market has had its busiest January and the most billion-dollar IPOs in a single month more