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    Nasdaq IPO Pulse Index

    Nasdaq's new leading indicator for IPO market activity 

    Introducing the Nasdaq IPO Pulse Index

    The new Nasdaq IPO Pulse Index functions as a leading indicator for the IPO Market by forecasting the direction of US IPO activity over the next six months. 

    IPO activity rises and falls in cycles. You might think it is affected by things like interest rates, the level of economic activity, corporate profits and appetite for finance. But what really drives changes in the IPO market?

    This index looks for indicators that show the trend in IPOs before the actual IPO data changes. 

    Nasdaq’s IPO Pulse is an objective leading index of IPO activity

    To create the index, the Nasdaq Economic Research team backtested over 50 data series to identify six core factors that theoretically and empirically show shifts in IPO activity over the last two or more decades, with few false alarms. Combined, these indicators have proven to consistently lead directional shifts in IPO activity. The six factors are as follows: 

    The IPO Pulse Index brings improved visibility & transparency to the IPO market

    By combining deep economic research with proprietary data and Nasdaq’s index expertise, the Nasdaq IPO Pulse is expected to bring improved visibility & transparency to the IPO market as a whole. 

    The index will change as market cycles progress, so expect quarterly updates going forward.  

    Nasdaq IPO Pulse Index

    Download the whitepaper to discover more about the trends in IPOs before the actual IPO data changes

    Disclaimer
    The IPO Pulse indicator is provided for educational purposes only and should not be construed as investment advice. Nasdaq does not recommend or endorse any securities offering or investment strategy. Before making any investments you are urged to read the relevant company’s SEC filings, undertake your own due diligence, and carefully evaluate the company. Advice from a securities professional is strongly advised. 
    Disclaimer
    The IPO Pulse indicator is provided for educational purposes only and should not be construed as investment advice. Nasdaq does not recommend or endorse any securities offering or investment strategy. Before making any investments you are urged to read the relevant company’s SEC filings, undertake your own due diligence, and carefully evaluate the company. Advice from a securities professional is strongly advised.