January 15, 2020

Marcum LLP Leads the Accounting Industry in IPO Audits

Marcum LLP Leads the Accounting Industry in IPO Audits Assurance

New York City, NY – Marcum LLP led the accounting industry in IPO transactions audited in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to Audit Analytics. Marcum audited 11 initial public offerings, or 19 percent of the IPO market, from October through December—more than any other U.S. accounting firm. These transactions raised $1.6 billion in capital.

Marcum also ranked for the full 12 months of 2019, auditing more IPOs than all other middle-market accounting firms and three of the Big Four for the calendar year. Marcum’s total was 34, representing $5.9 billion or 9 percent of the IPO market.

“Marcum had a very strong 2019 in IPO audit transactions. Clients recognize Marcum for superior service and technical excellence, and this continues to drive our business in an extremely competitive environment,” said David C. Bukzin, Marcum’s national SEC Services leader and vice chairman of the Firm.

Marcum is a registered Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) firm. Marcum’s Assurance Division provides the most up-to-date service and guidance on SEC accounting and reporting issues. Services include Financial Statement Audits in accordance with PCAOB standards; Tax Compliance and Advisory Services; Due Diligence; Agreed-Upon Procedures and Other Attest Work; Internal Audit Services; Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 Compliance Services and Software; Technical Accounting Assistance; and IPO Assistance.

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.

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