Capital raised hits US$14.9bn in 2021
It’s been an amazing year in the world of financing and ECM, throughout the battery raw materials sectors and beyond. Over the course of the year, US$14.9bn has been raised by battery materials companies and projects, the bulk of that (US$9.5bn) in lithium. But that amount has been completely eclipsed by the US$29.2bn raised and allocated in the battery manufacturing space, and the US$83.0bn raised and allocated in the EV space. The amount of money raised in the EV industry has outpaced that raised in the raw materials industry by 5.6x over the course of the year and, over the...