There was a lot of surrounding fanfare Uber And And Lyft Initial public offerings – scheduled in early 2019 – since the two companies Submit confidential papers for public subscription With the US Securities and Exchange Commission in early December. Moreover, public and private investors had a lot to say Slack and Pinterest, which is rumored to be 2019 IPO But these are not the only "only" exits that we should expect to see next year.
Using its corporate valuation algorithm, CB Insights, rated data, has spent $ 5 billion from companies that are likely to execute the IPO next year. The latest technical report for the IPO. The algorithm analyzes non-traditional generic signals, including recruitment activities, web traffic, and mobile app data for forecasting. These are emerging companies that topped their list.
Peloton, dubbed the "Netflix "From Fitness," has raised nearly $ 1 billion in venture capital financing in the six years since it was founded by John Foley, 550 million dollars at a price of 4 billion dollars. The manufacturer of technology-saving exercise equipment is doubling in size every year and it is "Strangely profitable" An unusual feature of business-backed adventure in its time. There is no New York-based Pluton, no public plans for the IPO, although Foley told the Wall Street Journal recently that 2019 "Makes a lot of sense" Debut in the stock market.
Select Investors: L Catterton, Real projects, Tiger World
Cybersecurity Unicorn ClaudeFlare probably The transition to public markets in the first half of 2019 In what is preparing to be a strong year for IPOs in the security industry. It is said that the Web performance and security of the platform Preparation for public subscription In a possible assessment of more than $ 3.5 billion after the past Raise capital in 2015 In a valuation of $ 1.8 billion. Since its establishment in 2009, the San Francisco-based firm has raised only $ 250 million in capital financing. CrowdStrike, another unicorn security, is Also on the road to go next year It will not be surprising to see Illumio and Lookout jump into public markets as well.
Investor Selection: Pelion Venture Partners, NEA, Venrock
Enlarge, The videoconferencing provider, the online messaging tool and the group of messages that have raised $ 160 million in cash so far, is looking forward to an initial public offering in 2019 and has It said Morgan Stanley hired to lead the show. Founded in 2011, the company has recently brought in Category D financing of $ 100 million, Fully funded by Sequoia, in a valuation of $ 1 billion in early 2017. Based in San Jose, ZOOM hopes to get a much larger valuation of $ 1 billion at the IPO, according to Reuters.
Selection of investors: Sequoia, Emergence Capital Partners, Horizons Ventures
Data Management Company RUBRIK The steps have quietly taken an indication of an impending IPO. The emerging company, which provides data backup and recovery services for businesses across cloud and local environments, has hired a former financial officer in Atlassian Murray Demo as its financial manager Earlier this year, as well First Legal OfficerPeter McGovern was Palobo Alto based in Rubrec Valued at more than $ 1 billion with funding of $ 180 million In 2017. The company has collected nearly $ 300 million so far.
Investor Selection: Lightspeed Partners, Grailock, Khosla Ventures
Medallia, the customer experience management platform of nearly two decades, can become a public company in 2019. San Mateo, a company that has reportedly been planning an initial public offering for several years, has been using a new CEO this year, In GAAP revenues for the year ended January 31, 2018, according to Forbes. Medallia has not pooled capital since 2015, when it got a guarantee A $ 150 million financing deal In a valuation of $ 1.2 billion. It has collected just over $ 250 million.
Select Investor: Sequoia