U.S. Venture-Backed M&A Activity, 2009-2010
1Q 2Q 3Q 4Q Total 1Q 2Q 3Q
# of Deals 77 80 85 102 344 77
Amount Paid ($M) $3,447.44 $2,859.48 $2,553.75 $8,495.63 $17,356.30 $3,961.79
U.S. Venture-Backed IPO Activity, 2009-2010
1Q 2Q 3Q 4Q Total 1Q 2Q 3Q
# of IPOs 3 2 3 8 8
Amount Raised at IPO ($M) $232.10 $451.25 $220.25 $903.60 $710.79
Largest M&As, 1Q'2010
Company Name City State IndustrySegment
IndustryCode Acquiring Company
Round Type CloseDateAmount ($MM)
Acclarent Inc. Menlo Park CA Medical Devices and Equipment
Surgical Devices Acquisition 1/21/2010 $785 Ethicon
NuVox Inc. Greenville SC Communications and Networking
Wired Telecommunications Service Providers $643 Windstream Corporation
Nimsoft Inc. C
Redwood City A Business Applications Software
Software Acquisition 3/10/2010 $350 CA Inc
Quattro Wireless Waltham MA Business Acquisition
Advertising/Marketing Support Services 1/5/2010 $275 Apple
Ahura Scientific Inc. Wilmington MA Medical Devices Kits
Medical Lab Instruments/Test and Equipment $145 Thermo Fisher Scientific
Largest IPOs, 1Q'2010
Company Name City State IndustryCode R
IndustrySegment ound Type CloseDate RaisedUSD TickerSym
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Inc. MA BiopharmaceuticalsInvestment
Biotechnology Therapeutics Public 02/03/10 $187.50 IRWD
QuinStreet Inc. Foster City CA Business Public Investment
Advertising/Marketing Support Services 02/11/10 $150.00 QNST
AVEO Pharmaceuticals Inc. MA BiopharmaceuticalsInvestment
Biotechnology Therapeutics Public 03/12/10 $81.00 AVEO
MaxLinear Inc. Carlsbad CA Semiconductors
General Purpose Integrated Circuits 03/24/10 $72.07 MXL
Financial Engines Inc. alo Alto CA Financial Institutions and Services
Institutional Investment ServicesInvestment 03/16/10 $70.42 FNGN
4Q YTD Total
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