Law360 (December 20, 2018, 5:56 PM EST) -- Latham & Watkins LLP guided the most initial public offerings of any firm in 2018, one of several capital markets practices that seized on the busiest year for IPOs since 2014, bolstered by a surge in health care and technology companies that powered public markets for most of the year.
According to IPO research firm Renaissance Capital, 190 operating companies went public this year, raising $46.8 billion.
Both the number of companies and the amount raised represent the highest totals since 2014.
An additional 46 blank-check companies, which are shell entities that raise money to fund an acquisition, completed 46 IPOs...
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