Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q4 2022?
The fourth quarter of 2022 didn’t miraculously save what was a terrible year for initial public offerings. There were 20 IPOs during the last quarter of the year which raised a combined total of $1.9 billion, according to a new analysis from Audit Analytics. That is down significantly from Q4 of 2021, when 265 companies […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q3 2022?
The initial public offering slump of 2022 continued in the third quarter, as the 39 IPOs that raised a combined $3.1 billion is significant lower than the 199 IPOs in U.S. markets in Q3 2021, which raised a total of $49.7 billion, according to a new analysis from Audit Analytics. The amount raised in Q3 […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q2 2022?
After a slow first quarter of 2022, initial public offerings didn’t take off in the second quarter either. In fact, the 46 IPOs in Q2 was the fewest since the first quarter of 2020 (38), and the $5.3 billion raised by those 46 companies that went public was the smallest amount since the first quarter […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q1 2022?
The hardworking human beings at Audit Analytics have released their analysis of initial public offering trends and IPO auditor market share for the first quarter of this year, a period in which the number of companies going public was minuscule compared to Q1 of 2021. All told there were 84 IPOs on the New York […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q2 2021?
On this the last day of the third quarter, let’s take a look back at initial public offering activity in the second quarter of the year, which featured the biggest IPO since 2000 in terms of proceeds, according to Audit Analytics. There were 13 IPOs with proceeds greater than or equal to $1 billion last […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q1 2021?
The SPAC bubble didn’t burst during the first quarter of 2021. Of the 407(!) initial public offerings in U.S. markets between Jan. 1 and March 31, 298 (73.2%) involved blank check or special-purpose acquisition companies, according to a new analysis from Audit Analytics. In total, the 407 IPOs raised nearly $134.7 billion—an increase of more […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q4 2020?
Audit Analytics has released its analysis of a very lucrative fourth quarter of 2020 for initial public offerings in the U.S. Including blank check companies, also called special-purpose acquisition companies, there were 210 IPOs between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020, which raised more than $65 billion. Compared to the third quarter, total proceeds in […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q3 2020?
There was an explosion of initial public offerings in the U.S. in the third quarter, with 165 companies going public between July 1 and Sept. 30, raising more than $61.5 billion—by far the most active quarter in 2020 and the most active Q3 in the past five years, according to our friends at Audit Analytics. […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q2 2020?
Huh. Did you know there were 62 initial public offerings this past quarter? I didn’t. Then again, IPOs aren’t at the top of my “must keep track of” list with everything else going on in the world right now. But now that Audit Analytics has released its latest analysis on Q2 IPO auditor market share, […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q1 2020?
It’s that time of year when our friends over at Audit Analytics begin to roll out their quarterly reports on initial public offerings and auditor market share. The research firm’s first quarter analysis is out, and there was a four-way tie for most IPOs audited in Q1—and it wasn’t a Big 4 sweep. But before […]
Which Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q4 2019?
Our friends at Audit Analytics just released their analysis of the initial public offering auditor market share for the fourth quarter of 2019. But before we look at Q4’s results, let’s quickly review the previous three quarters’ IPO audit engagement leaders: Q1: Marcum 8 ($896 million raised) Q2: Deloitte 17 ($7.87 billion raised) Q3: EY […]
Which Big 4 Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q3 2019?
The firm that puts the EY in cringEworthY training seminars for women audited the most initial public offerings in the third quarter, according to a new analysis from Audit Analytics. #Auditor Market Share for 53 #IPO companies in Q3 2019: EY: [20.8%];Marcum: [13.2%];Deloitte: [11.3%];PwC: [11.3%];KPMG: [11.3%];All Others: [32.1%] — Audit Analytics (@AuditAnalytics) October 10, 2019 […]
This Big 4 Firm Had the Most IPO Audit Clients In Q2 2019
After a reeeeal slow start to 2019 due to the government shutdown, initial public offerings picked up the pace in the second quarter, nearly doubling the number of IPOs in the first quarter and including two of the top 10 largest IPOs since 2000. An Audit Analytics analysis revealed that between April 1 and June […]
Which Firm Topped the Big 4 in IPO Audits in Q1 of 2019?
2019 is supposed to be a record-breaking year for initial public offerings. At least that’s what the experts have been telling everyone. Barrett Daniels, Deloitte’s national IPO services leader, said the IPO market in 2019 “could end up being historic,” while Jackie Kelley, EY Americas IPO leader, said “this is going to be the best […]