Real Estate Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the real estate technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

To learn more about our complete real estate technology report and research platform, visit us at www.venturescanner.com or contact [email protected].

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Artificial Intelligence Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the artificial intelligence startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

To learn more about our complete artificial intelligence report and research platform, visit us at www.venturescanner.com or contact [email protected].

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Mining and Blockchain Innovations Lead Blockchain Technology Funding

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Last quarter we highlighted that blockchain technology funding is shifting dramatically to ICOs. This quarter we are taking a closer look on our blockchain technology research platform to examine funding by category. Our analysis reveals two important observations:

  • The Mining category leads the sector in Q2 funding
  • The Blockchain Innovations category dominates the sector in all-time funding

We’ll explain these observations with some graphics and discussions below.

The Mining Category Leads Blockchain Technology In Q2 Funding

To start off, let’s review the amount of funding raised this quarter by each category within blockchain technology.

The above graphic shows that the Mining category leads the sector in Q2 funding with $400M. The Blockchain Innovations category follows in a close second place with $386M. Its funding is almost 3 times higher than that in the next category, Exchanges at $145M.

So we’ve observed how different blockchain technology categories...

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Blockchain Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the blockchain technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Blockchain Technology Splash Slide

Blockchain Technology Sector Map

Blockchain Technology Innovation Quadrant

Blockchain Technology Total Category Funding

Blockchain Technology Quarterly Funding Over Time

Blockchain Technology Recent Funding Rounds

Blockchain Technology Recent Exit Events

Blockchain Technology Company Count by Country

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IoT Drones and Robotics Category Growing Significantly in Q2

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Last quarter we observed that internet of things (IoT) investments are increasing over time. This quarter we are performing a deeper analysis on our IoT research platform to examine funding by category. Our analysis reveals two key takeaways:

  • The Drones and Robotics category leads the sector in Q2 funding
  • The Drones and Robotics category also had the highest funding growth percentage

We’ll explain these takeaway with some graphics and discussions below.

The Drones and Robotics Category Leads IoT in Q2 Funding

To start off, let’s review the amount of funding raised this quarter by each category within IoT.

Internet of Things Current Quarter Category Funding

The above graphic shows that the Drones and Robotics category leads the sector in Q2 funding with $1.3B. Its funding is 3 times higher than that in the next category, Health Care at $0.4B.

So we’ve observed how different IoT categories stack up in their Q2 funding. But how do these categories’ funding growth rates compare with one another? Let’s...

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Transportation Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the transportation technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

Transportation Technology Slideshare Title

Transportation Technology Splash Slide

Transportation Technology Sector Map

Transportation Technology Innovation Quadrant

Transportation Technology Total Category Funding

Transportation Technology Quarterly Funding Over Time

Transportation Technology Recent Funding Rounds

Transportation Technology Exit Events Over Time

Transportation Technology Company Count by Country

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Machine Learning Categories Lead AI Funding

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Last quarter we observed that the artificial intelligence sector is maturing. This quarter we are conducting a deeper analysis on our AI research platform to examine funding by category. Our analysis shows two important observations:

  • Machine Learning Platforms and Computer Vision Platforms lead the sector in Q2 funding
  • Machine Learning Applications dominates the sector in all-time funding

We’ll explain these observations with some graphics and discussions below.

Machine Learning Platforms and Computer Vision Platforms Lead AI in Q2 Funding

To start off, let’s scrutinize the AI funding by category in Q2.

Artificial Intelligence Current Quarter Category Funding

The above graphic shows that both Machine Learning Platforms and Computer Vision Platforms lead the sector in Q2 funding with $1.5B each. Machine Learning Applications and Smart Robots follow in the second and third places with $1.4B and $1B, respectively. It’s also noteworthy that there is a steep drop-off after Smart Robots, as its funding is 3.4 times higher...

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Financial Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the financial technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Financial Technology Splash Slide

Financial Technology Sector Map

Financial Technology Innovation Quadrant

Financial Technology Total Category Funding

Financial Technology Quarterly Funding Over Time

Financial Technology Recent Funding Round Counts

Financial Technology Recent Exit Events

Financial Technology Company Count by Country

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Many Transportation Technology Categories Growing in Q2

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We’ve previously observed that transportation technology funding is seeing significant growth. This quarter we are delving deeper on our transportation tech research platform to examine funding by category. Our platform shows two key takeaways:

  • Autonomous Cars leads the sector in Q2 funding
  • Ride Hailing dominates the sector in all-time funding

We’ll explain these takeaways with some graphics and discussions below.

Autonomous Cars Leads Transportation Technology in Q2 Funding

To start off, let’s look at transportation technology category funding in Q2.

Transportation Technology Current Quarter Category Funding

The above graphic shows that the Autonomous Cars category leads the sector in Q2 funding with $3.5B. The Ride Hailing and Smart Mobility categories follow in the second and third places with $2.7B and $2B, respectively. 

So we’ve witnessed how different transportation technology categories stack up in their Q2 funding. But how do these categories’ funding compare with each other historically?...

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Insurance Technology Startup Highlights  – Q2 2018

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Here is our Q2 2018 summary report on the insurance technology startup sector. The following report includes an overview, recent activity, and a category deep dive.

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Insurance Technology Splash Slide

Insurance Technology Sector Map

Insurance Technology Innovation Quadrant

Insurance Technology Total Category Funding

Insurance Technology Quarterly Funding Over Time

Insurance Technology Funding Round Counts

Insurance Technology Quarterly Exits Over Time

Insurance Technology Company Count by Country

Life, Home, P&C Insurance Deep Dive

Insurance Technology Venture Investing

Insurance Technology Category Funding Quartiles

Life, Home, P&C Insurance Annual Funding Amounts

Life, Home, P&C Insurance Companies with Largest Funding Amounts

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