Private Investors

The IPO market plummeted in 2022. Here's why

Drop in this year's IPO proceeds estimated at 93%, according to the president of the New York Stock Exchange. Image: Pexels/Tima Miroshnichenko

Emma Charlton
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A graphic showing nine months of YTD 2022 IPO activity.
IPO activity has fallen in every region in 2022. Image: EY

A graphic showing what people believe is the biggest impediment to the recovery of the UK IPO market.
What’s holding IPOs back? Image: KPMG

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