Posted October 31 2023
Clearing Hurdles: Q3 2023 Market Update

The market has been challenged this year. Elevated interest rates, economic uncertainty, and geopolitical events continue to pressure the capital markets. However, certain areas of the markets are showing signs of life, including increased IPO activity and the resilience of lower-middle market M&A activity. Please join us as we discuss the current market environment and the hurdles that we face for the balance of the year.

Join RA Capital for Our Quarterly Review of the Data and Trends for M&A and the Capital Markets

Discussion Topics:

  • Public market activity, valuations and IPO issuances
  • Venture capital activity and the outlook for VC investment
  • Debt markets trends, including current rates and spreads, leverage levels and private debt activity
  • M&A activity and valuations across sectors and transaction sizes
  • Private equity trends in investment activity, fund raising and exits
  • Market outlook for the remainder of 2023