Get Support Across the IPO Journey
A successful initial public offering (IPO) is about more than timing the market – it requires making investments to improve performance and mitigate risk.
When taking a company public, businesses should focus on more than getting ready for the transaction. They should seek opportunities to enhance deal value and look beyond listing day to prepare for public life.
With hundreds of successful IPO and Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) transactions under our belts, we help clients meet critical milestones, avoid problems that could harm IPO prospects, and build the foundation to succeed as a public company. Our team includes former C-suite leaders and experienced consultants who can guide organizations every step of the way.
BDO professionals have deep experience working with high-growth companies and private equity firms and can help navigate how to go public through the traditional IPO, SPAC or other exit process.
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Our cross-functional team takes an integrated view of IPO readiness across seven dimensions. We often serve as the chief liaison across all workstreams and vendors to evaluate ongoing resource needs and facilitate collaboration. This holistic approach creates efficiencies throughout the IPO process and uncovers strategic options to mitigate risk and enhance IPO value.
Work with former C-suite executives who’ve been through the IPO process.
Get industry perspective and insights on comparable company precedent.
Hit all IPO milestones on time and on budget.
Stay on track and avoid IPO roadblocks while maintaining day-to-day operations.
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Preparing for public life & long-term growth
Preparing for an IPO During a Market SlowdownDecember 1, 2022
2021 was a banner year for traditional IPOs and SPAC IPOs, a stark contrast to the 2022 IPO market, which was one of the slowest in more than a decade. The outlook is favorable for an increase in IPO activity in 2023.
Build your IPO Roadmap with BDONovember 22, 2022
An IPO is an opportunity to mitigate risk, enhance deal value and set up your business for long-term growth potential.
Private Equity Pulls Back on Tech M&A, Focuses on Exit ReadinessNovember 22, 2022
With declining valuations creating a gap between seller and buyer expectations and volatile debt markets creating financing uncertainty, deals may encounter more challenges to execute as firms turn their attention to readying their portfolios for exit.