IPO Update: August Had A Slow Start, But New US Filings Hint At Busy September
There were only two biopharma IPOs in the US during August, bringing the year's total to 47. But with eight new filings in August, launches in September could rival July's total of nine first-time offerings, especially since this average return on this year's IPOs remains in positive territory.
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