Transportation Technology Report Highlights – Q2 2019

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Here is our Q2 2019 summary report on the transportation technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Transportation Technology Sector Summary

Transportation Technology Sector Map

Transportation Technology Quarterly Highlights

Transportation Technology Innovation Quadrant

Transportation Technology Funding Over Time

Transportation Technology Funding By Category

Transportation Technology Investors Over Time

Transportation Technology Exits Over Time

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Retail Technology Investor Activity Is On A Downward Trend

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How has investor appetite in retail technology evolved throughout the years? In this blog post we examine the total investments by year into this sector to help answer that question. The graph below shows the total number of investors in all deals stacked by quarters.

Retail Technology Investors Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, investor activity in retail technology has been steadily decreasing in recent years. The 5-Year CAGR of retail tech investor activity from 2013 to 2018 is almost zero. In addition, the sector has seen a total of 584 investors in all deals through Q2 of this year. This represents 53% of the total investor activity in 2018, and 104% of the investor activity through Q2 in 2018. Taking all these data points together, we can see that investor appetite for retail technology deals has shown consistent declines in recent years.

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Marketing Technology Funding in 2019 Projected To Be Highest Ever

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How is the funding environment shaping up for marketing technology in 2019? As we pass the mid-year mark, let's see how the year-to-date metrics compare to the historical trends. The graph below shows martech total funding by year, stacked by quarters.

Marketing Technology Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, marketing technology has amassed $6.2B through Q1 and Q2 of this year. This amount represents 78% of the total funding in 2018, and 287% of the funding through Q2 in 2018. The top three funding events in Q2 2019 include a $1.3B round into ByteDance, a $227M round into Adjust, and a $175M round into Segment.

A straight-line projection of the completed funding this year would result in $12.4B, which is 155% of the total 2018 funding. By the same token, a weighted quarterly average projection of 2019 funding would result in $23B, which exceeds the total 2018 funding by a whopping 187%. Therefore, based on the mid-year data, marketing technology funding in 2019 is projected to greatly surpass the funding...

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Video Technology Funding in 2019 Projected To Decrease From 2018

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How is the funding environment shaping up for video technology in 2019? As we pass the mid-year mark, let's see how the year-to-date metrics compare to the historical trends. The graph below shows video technology total funding by year, stacked by quarters.

Video Technology Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, video technology has amassed $2.5B through Q1 and Q2 of this year. This amount represents 33% of the total funding in 2018, and 46% of the funding through Q2 in 2018. The top three funding events in Q2 2019 include an $876M round into Bilibili, a $327M round into Huya.com, and a $250M round into Vice Media.

A straight-line projection of the completed funding this year would result in $5B, which is 66% of the total 2018 funding. By the same token, a weighted quarterly average projection of 2019 funding would result in $3.4B, which falls short of the total 2018 funding by 54%. Therefore, based on the mid-year data, video technology funding in 2019 is projected to diminish from the funding in 2018.

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Financial Technology Exit Activity in 2019 Projected To Be Relatively Equal To 2018

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How has the exit activity for financial technology developed in the first half of 2019? This blog post explores fintech exit metrics through Q2 2019 and compares them to previous years. The graph below shows the number of fintech exits by year, stacked by quarters.

Financial Technology Exits Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, fintech has seen a total of 43 exit events through Q2 of this year. This represents 47% of the total exits in 2018, and 110% of the exits through Q2 in 2018. Some of the exit events in Q2 2019 include Wave’s acquisition by H&R Block, Cheddar’s acquisition by Altice USA, and Lakala’s IPO.

A straight-line projection of the completed exit activity this year would come out to 86 exit events, which falls short of the total exits in 2018 by 5%. On the other hand, a weighted quarterly average projection of 2019 exit activity would come out to 100 exit events, which exceeds the total exits in 2018 by 10%. Therefore, based on the mid-year data, fintech exit activity in 2019 is...

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Regulatory Technology Funding in 2019 Projected To Exceed 2018

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How is the funding environment shaping up for regulatory technology in 2019? As we pass the mid-year mark, let's see how the year-to-date metrics compare to the historical trends. The graph below shows regtech total funding by year, stacked by quarters.

Regulatory Technology Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, regtech has amassed $2.9B through Q1 and Q2 of this year. This amount represents 138% of the total funding in 2018, and 322% of the funding through Q2 in 2018. The top three funding events in Q2 2019 include a $500M round into Kaseya, a $300M round into KnowBe4, and a $130M round into Druva.

A straight-line projection of the completed funding this year would result in $5.9B, which is 275% of the total 2018 funding. By the same token, a weighted quarterly average projection of 2019 funding would result in $6.9B, which exceeds the total 2018 funding by a whopping 222%. Therefore, based on the mid-year data, regtech funding in 2019 is projected to be significantly higher than the funding in 2018.

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Artificial Intelligence Investor Activity Is On A Robust Upward Trend

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How has investor appetite in artificial intelligence evolved throughout the years? In this blog post we examine the total investments by year into this sector to help answer that question. The graph below shows the total number of investors in all deals stacked by quarters.

Artificial Intelligence Investors Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, investor activity in AI has dipped slightly after reaching a record high. The 5-Year CAGR of AI investor activity from 2013 to 2018 is 31%. In addition, the sector has seen a total of 1,003 investors in all deals through Q2 of this year. This represents 50% of the total investor activity in 2018, and 91% of the investor activity through Q2 in 2018. Taking all these data points together, we can see that investor appetite for AI deals is on a generally upward trend in recent years.

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Real Estate Technology Exit Activity in 2019 Projected To Surpass 2018

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How has the exit activity for real estate technology developed in the first half of 2019? This blog post explores real estate technology exit metrics through Q2 2019 and compares them to previous years. The graph below shows the number of real estate technology exits by year, stacked by quarters.

Real Estate Technology Exits Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, real estate technology has seen a total of 26 exit events through Q2 of this year. This represents 52% of the total exits in 2018, and 118% of the exits through Q2 in 2018. Some of the exit events in Q2 2019 include Control4’s acquisition by SnapAV, Intelex’s acquisition by Industrial Scientific, and Dynamic Lead Solutions’ acquisition by MRI Software.

A straight-line projection of the completed exit activity this year would come out to 52 exit events, which exceeds the total exits in 2018 by 4%. By the same token, a weighted quarterly average projection of 2019 exit activity would come out to 59 exit events, which surpasses the total exits in...

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3D Printing Report Highlights – Q2 2019

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Here is our Q2 2019 summary report on the 3D printing startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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3D Printing Sector Summary

3D Printing Sector Map

3D Printing Quarterly Highlights

3D Printing Innovation Quadrant

3D Printing Funding Over Time

3D Printing Funding By Category

3D Printing Investors Over Time

3D Printing Exits Over Time

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Health Technology Report Highlights – Q2 2019

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Here is our Q2 2019 summary report on the health technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Health Technology Sector Summary

Health Technology Sector Map

Health Technology Quarterly Highlights

Health Technology Innovation Quadrant

Health Technology Funding Over Time

Health Technology Funding By Category

Health Technology Investors Over Time

Health Technology Exits Over Time

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