Venture Investing in Financial Technology through Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Financial Technology sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Fintech Venture Investing Q3 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Fintech category to the number of companies in the category. The Consumer Lending category leads both metrics, with around $18B in funding and about 300 startups.

Fintech Average Funding by Category

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Fintech category. The Consumer Lending category leads the sector with just over $95M in average funding per company, followed by the Payments Backend and Business Lending categories.

We are currently tracking 2,261 Fintech companies in 16 categories across 64 countries, with a total of $71B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Financial Technology market report.

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Energy Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q2 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Energy Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through June 2017.

Energy Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Energy Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Kleiner Perkins takes the lead in both metrics. Other large investors include DFJ, NYSERDA, and Khosla Ventures.

We are currently tracking 755 Energy Technology companies in 12 categories across 47 countries, with a total of $50.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Energy Technology market report.

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Virtual Reality Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Virtual Reality sector. The graphics include data through March 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Virtual Reality

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Virtual Reality category. Virtual Augmented Reality, VR Enabling Software, and 3D Modeling categories lead the sector with 4 exits each.

Exit Activity by Year in Virtual Reality

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Virtual Reality by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 5 acquisitions, followed by 2014 with 3 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 699 Virtual Reality companies in 13 categories across 49 countries, with a total of $6.5B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Virtual Reality market report.

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3D Printing Technology Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the 3D Printing Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through June 2017.

3D Printing Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2006 to 2016, we saw a sharp increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and then declining thereafter. Series A, B, and C funding have accounted for a substantial amount of total funding.

3D Printing Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. The general trend over the past few years has been a substantial number of funding events in the Seed stage and a fewer number in the Series A stage, with the funding events in the later stages quickly dropping off.

We are currently tracking 379 3D Printing companies in 9 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $1.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full 3D Printing market report.

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Real Estate Technology Funding Trends through Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Real Estate Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through June 2017.

Real Estate Tech Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Real Estate Tech startups for each year. 2014 has the most funding to date at just over $8B. 

Real Estate Tech Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Real Estate Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2010 have raised the most funding at around $6B.

We are currently tracking 1,506 Real Estate Tech companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $37 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology market report.

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Where in the world are Future of TV startups? Q2 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Future of Television (TV) innovations are occurring. The graphics includes data through May 2017.

Future of TV Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of FoTV companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 500 companies.

Future of TV VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total AI startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $18B.

We are currently tracking 765 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $25B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Security Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Security Technology sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Security Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Security Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with around 106 companies founded. 2013 follows as the runner-up with about 98 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 926 Security Technology companies in 14 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $19.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology market report.

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Venture Investing in Retail Technology through Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Retail Technology sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Retail Tech Venture Investing

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Retail Tech category to the number of companies in the category. The Point-Of-Sale Payments category leads in funding at around $8B. The Marketing Platforms category leads in the number of startups with about 180. 

Retail Tech Average Funding by Category

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Retail Tech category. The Local Daily Deals category leads the sector with just under $120M in average funding per company, followed by the POS Payments and In-Store Experience categories.

We are currently tracking 1,637 Retail Tech companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $49B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology market report. 

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Average and Median Age by Marketing Technology Category - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Marketing Technology sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Marketing Technology Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Marketing Technology category. The SEM (Search Engine Marketing) category has both the highest average and median ages, at around 11 years each. Other mature categories include Marketing Automation, Email Marketing, and SEO (Search Engine Optimization). 

We are currently tracking 1642 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $28.3B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Marketing Technology market report.

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Health Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Health Technology sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Health Technology category. The Administration/Backend category leads the sector with 16 IPOs and 21 acquisitions. The Digital Medical Devices and EHR/EMR categories follow behind with 20 exits each.

Exit Activity by Year in Health Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Health Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 51 acquisitions and 5 IPOs, with 2015 following behind with 28 acquisitions and 10 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1942 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $46.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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