Hypothesis: Technology companies that invest in localization arrive at their initial public offering (IPO) with higher valuations than companies that don't.
Output: Report on the value of localization investments for tech companies that IPO in 2021. As measured by valuation at IPO.
Methodology: In addition to valuation, we will also examine available data on revenue breadth and depth, localization hires, known localization-related technology investments, return on capital and other metrics relevant to your C-suite.
Data Sources: Public S1 reports, public profiles, interviews, proprietary data.
The expected publishing date is the end of
Q1 2022 Q1 2023. Why delayed? There have been few IPOs due to the poor performances of the stock market.