Deal Dimensions: Taking stock: Going Public in Volatile Times is the third in a series of reports written in collaboration by Reed Smith and Mergermarket.

Taking Stock assesses the recent volatility in the capital markets, how companies are preparing themselves to launch IPOs when markets become receptive to new issues, and the challenges they may face post-launch.

Majority of senior executives surveyed confident on the return of the IPO market.

The report is based on a survey of 100 senior decision makers in the relevant sector as well as Mergermarket deal intelligence and Reed Smith partner insight. The report focuses on IPOs and shows that the majority of senior executives surveyed are confident on the return of the IPO market. More than half (58 per cent) expect the IPO window to re-open in the next 12 months, and a further 38 per cent suggest it could take 24 months.

Download the report: Taking Stock: Going Public in Volatile Times