Market Outlook: Breaking More Records or Expecting a Releveling?

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (EST), Wednesday, February 17, 2021
In July, the U.S. economy suffered from a 32.9% contraction in GDP, the largest in recent history. Despite a partial bounce back in GDP and intensifying pandemic effects, biotech venture funding, IPOs, and biotech stock indexes have reached record highs in 2020. Will investors remain confident in biotechnology companies? Will vaccine roll-out performance affect investment in non-vaccine biotechs or spark a rally in M&A? Are there best practices that company executives and business development professionals should consider for fundraising and deal making? Attend to hear success stories and challenges as economic, political, and public health uncertainty rise even higher than 6 months ago.
Moderator
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Partner
Morrison & Foerster, LLP
Speakers
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Member of the Executive Committee, Executive Vice President and Head of Strategy, Business Development and Licensing, Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Bayer AG
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Senior Healthcare Reporter
Business Insider
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Partner
Indus Capital Partners
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Founder
Aisling Capital LLC
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Vice Chairman, Investment Banking
J.P. Morgan
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Partner
Morrison & Foerster, LLP