Based on research conducted by Random-Research.org, private placements of $1 million and below account for 2% of the total amount offered since 2009 in the US. It is very low as it amounts to $8 billion, however it represents a staggering 40% of the offerings. Actually, 74% of the private offerings are on or below $5 million and tapped the market some $48 billion.
The healthcare and technology sectors overall represent 25% of the $446 billion offered and 35% of placements since 2009 . 45% of the offerings in these two sectors are on or below $1 million.
42% of the 2 years old companies raising money via private placement offered $1 million or less.
While Random-Research.org is security agnostic, equity private placements are the most covered as they represent 63% of the offering.
So…what do you think?