From Twitter to Hilton, 2013 was a banner year for the IPO market. And the forecast looks bright for 2014.
2013 was the best year for the U.S. IPO market since 2000. According to IPO research firm Renaissance Capital, 222 companies went public and raised $55 billion in 2013 - improving in both categories over 2012's performance. The biggest IPOs of the year also represent broad diversity of sectors, from Energy to Healthcare and Tech.
We look at the top IPOs of 2013 and what's ahead on the IPO schedule for 2014.