EquityZen Head of Market Insight in Insider

Arm and Instacart’s splashy IPOs won’t be enough to revive a market in a slump reminiscent of the dot-com bust

  • Arm is looking to land a $52 billion valuation as it plans its IPO this month, while Instacart is also planning a multi-billion dollar debut.
  • IPO and startup experts, however, don’t anticipate the splashy launches to revive the muted market.
  • One Wharton academic compared the current landscape to the years following the bursting fo the dot-com bubble.

There’s plenty of attention on both Arm and Instacart’s impending initial public offerings, but it’s wishful thinking to expect the debuts to revive a market that’s still feeling a hangover from the pandemic boom.

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