The 12 European tech startups most likely to IPO next – Sifted

The 12 European tech startups most likely to IPO next – Sifted

Tech stocks around the world have been booming to all-time highs this year, driving dozens of headline-grabbing listings on the public stock markets from Lemonade to Snowflake.

The exception to this trend has been across Europe, which has been in a relative initial public offering (IPO) desert. Only 16 tech companies floated in Europe in the year to September, the lowest in more than a decade.

Still, there are now some signs that the European IPO market is waking up.

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Late last week, Bloomberg reported that London-born Deliveroo was eyeing a public listing for 2021. Earlier in the month, The Hut Group scored the biggest tech listing in London since 2015.

And it’s not just these two either; startups like Klarna, Allegro and Huuge Games have also said publicly that they are planning to IPO, suggesting there is a strong pipeline.

Meanwhile, one person at the London Stock Exchange told Sifted they haven’t “seen
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