The 10 Biggest IPOs of 2020

These stock launches took on the pandemic, raised billions and brought some of the most exciting new opportunities

Andrew Willis 17 December, 2020 | 3:01PM
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Most companies that went public this year faced tremendous uncertainty. But those that braved the tumultuous conditions were rewarded with a perfect storm of demand. According to PitchBook, as of December 14, there were 1,291 initial public offerings (IPOs) completed worldwide, raising around $331.47 billion. Though the number of deals are in line with previous years, the amount of capital raised was higher (see chart below). 

Notably, a group of giants – 10 of them alone – now make up almost half a trillion in market cap.

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Andrew Willis  Andrew Willis is a content analyst at Morningstar Canada