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Average valuations for venture-backed M&A deals typically come in a pretty tight range. According to the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), in ’13 there were 377 total M&A exits of venture-backed companies with mean pricing of $161M. This compares with total deal count of 499 and 488 and mean pricing of $143M and $173M in ’11 and ’12, respectively.
This morning I posted an article on Fortune.com entitled “The Real Winners of 2013: Tech IPOs from 2012.” Ted Tobiason (@TedTobiasonDB) and the team from Deutsche Bank helped us pull together some astonishing stats about the IPO Class of 2012, starting with the fact that the average tech IPO from 2012 is up 170%. You […]