Insurtech Investors With the Most Activity

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The insurance technology (insurtech) industry has seen $27B in total all time funding. Let's analyze the investors making bets into insurtech and identify the most active firms. 

The graphic below shows insurtech investors based on their number of investments into the sector. If an investor participates in two investment rounds in the same company (such as a Series A and Series B), that would qualify as two investments for this graphic.

InsurTech Investors With Most Investments

As the graphic demonstrates, 500 Startups has made the most bets in the insurtech sector with 39 investments. Plug and Play follows in second place with 27 investments. Examples of companies 500 Startups invested in include Kin Insurance, Indio Technologies, Embroker, and Jones. Let's see which investors make their way onto this list in 2019!

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Health Technology Funding Hails Record Year in 2018

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Now that 2018 is complete, let’s examine how funding in health technology compares to previous years. The graphic below shows the total annual health technology funding amounts over time. 

Health Technology Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, 2018 experienced the highest health technology funding on record at $17.2B. It constitutes a slight 1% increase from the previous year’s funding. Some of the largest funding events in 2018 include a $550M round for Peloton, a $500M round for WeDoctor, a $500M round for Moderna Therapeutics, and a $375M round for Oscar Health. Over the past 5 years, health technology funding grew at a CAGR of 35%. It’ll be interesting to see if its funding will dip in 2019 or reach even higher levels.

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Real Estate Technology Report Highlights  – Q4 2018

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Here is our Q4 2018 summary report on the real estate technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Real Estate Technology Quarterly Highlights

Real Estate Technology Sector Summary

Real Estate Technology Sector Map

Real Estate Technology Innovation Quadrant

Real Estate Technology Funding Over Time

Real Estate Technology Funding By Category

Real Estate Technology Investors Over Time

Real Estate Technology Exits Over Time

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Transportation Technology Report Highlights  – Q4 2018

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Here is our Q4 2018 summary report on the transportation technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Transportation Technology Quarterly Highlights

Transportation Technology Sector Summary

Transportation Technology Sector Map

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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AI Investors With the Most Activity

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The artificial intelligence (AI) industry has seen $50B in total all time funding. Let's analyze the investors making bets into AI and identify the most active firms. 

The graphic below shows AI investors based on their number of investments into the sector. If an investor participates in two investment rounds in the same company (such as a Series A and Series B), that would qualify as two investments for this graphic.

AI Investors with Most Investments

As the graphic demonstrates, Y Combinator has made the most bets in the AI sector with 75 investments. New Enterprise Associates follows in second place with 64 investments. Examples of companies Y Combinator invested in include Vicarious, Sift Science, Atomwise, and Standard Cognition. Let's see which investors make their way onto this list in 2019!

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Insurtech Funding Remained Stable in 2018

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Now that 2018 is complete, let’s examine how funding in insurance technology (insurtech) compares to previous years. The graphic below shows the total annual insurtech funding amounts over time. 

InsurTech Annual Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, insurtech funding in 2018 was around the $3.8B mark. It represents a meager 2% increase from the previous year’s funding. Some of the largest funding events in 2018 include a $375M Corporate round for Oscar Health, a $300M Series B for Devoted Health, a $200M Series F for Policybazaar, and a $200M Series C for Bright Health. Nonetheless, insurtech funding grew at a CAGR of 18% from 2013 to 2018. We’re now eager to see if its funding can break away from its relatively steady state and into a growth phase again!

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Health Technology Report Highlights  – Q4 2018

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Here is our Q4 2018 summary report on the health technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Health Technology Quarterly Highlights

Health Technology Sector Summary

Health Technology Sector Map

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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Internet Of Things Report Highlights  – Q4 2018

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Here is our Q4 2018 summary report on the internet of things startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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IoT Quarterly Highlights

IoT Sector Summary

IoT Sector Map

IoT Innovation Quadrant

IoT Funding Over Time

IoT Funding By Category

IoT Investors Over Time

IoT Exits Over Time

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AI Exit Activity Slowed in 2018

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Now that 2018 is complete, let’s see how exit activity for artificial intelligence (AI) compares to previous years. The graphic below shows the total annual AI exit events over time.

AI Exits Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, 2018 saw a drop in AI exit activity compared to the previous year. The 58 exit events in 2018 represent a 22% decrease from the 74 exit events in 2017, which was the highest year on record for exit activity. However, AI exits are still on a general upward trend, with a 5-year CAGR of 24% from 2013 to 2018. Let's see if the AI exit activity in 2019 will jump back up to the 2017 level.

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Fintech Funding Saw Explosive Growth in 2018

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With 2018 now behind us, let’s examine how funding in financial technology (fintech) compares to previous years. The graphic below shows the total annual fintech funding amounts over time. 

FinTech Funding Over Time

As the graphic demonstrates, 2018 experienced the highest fintech funding on record at $41B. It represents a whopping 78% increase from the previous year’s funding. In addition, fintech funding grew at a CAGR of 61% from 2013 to 2018. We’re excited to see if its funding can reach an even higher level in the new year.

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