Blockchain Technology Startup Market Trends and Insights  - Q2 2017

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Here is our Q2 2017 summary report on the Blockchain Technology startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Market Report

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Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Sector Description

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Logo Map

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Innovation Quadrant

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Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Sector Trends

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Venture Investing

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding Amount By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding By Vintage Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Company Count By Country

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Investor Activity

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Exits By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Recent Events

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Recent Funding Stats

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Recent Funding Events

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We are currently tracking 923 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Future of TV Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Future of TV sector. The graphics include data through February 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Future of TV

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Future of TV category. The Video Advertising Platforms category is leading the sector with 40 acquisitions and 7 IPOs. The Video Consumption category is the runner-up with 29 acquisitions and 5 IPOs.

Exit Activity by Year in Future of TV

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Future of TV sector by year. 2014 leads the sector with 48 acquisitions and 3 IPOs, with 2013 and 2012 in the second place with 22 exits each.

We are currently tracking 750 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 39 countries, with a total of $24.2B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV market report.

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Blockchain Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q2 2017

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The following post highlights how Venture Scanner categorizes the Blockchain Technology startup landscape, and presents our Innovation Quadrant showing how those categories compare to one another. The data for this post is through May 2017.

Blockchain Technology Logo Map Q2 2017

The above sector map organizes the sector into 12 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Blockchain Technology Innovation Quadrant Q2 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Blockchain Technology categories and how they compare with one another.

Heavyweights: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
Established: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
Disruptors: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
Pioneers: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.

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Marketing Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q2 2017

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

Martech Investor Activity Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Marketing Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors include 500 Startups, Sequoia Capital, DFJ, and Battery Ventures.

We are currently tracking 1,603 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $28 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Marketing Technology market report. 

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Retail Technology Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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

Retail Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2009 to 2015, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking once in 2011 and peaking by more than twice that amount in 2015. With the exception of Seed funding, all other rounds of funding saw approximately equal amounts during these years. After 2015 the overall sector funding saw a sharp decline.

Retail Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2006 to 2014 we’ve seen a steep upward trend that peaked in 2014, dipped slightly in 2015, and then declined sharply in 2016. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 1595 Retail Technology companies in 22 categories...

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Health Technology Funding Trends - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Health Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Health Technology Funding by Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Health Technology startups for each year. 2015 has the most funding to day, at around $8.5B. 2014 and 2016 come in after at $8B in funding.

Health Technology Funding by Vintage Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at just under $4.5B.

We are currently tracking 1,885 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $43 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology report. 

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Where in the world are Insurance Technology startups? Q2 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Insurance Technology (Insurtech) innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through April 2017.

Insurtech Company Count by Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the number of Insurtech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 675 companies.

Insurtech VC Funding by Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the amount of total Insurtech startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $8B.

We are currently tracking 1,234 Insurtech companies in 14 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $18B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

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Connected Transportation Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Connected Transportation sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Connected Transportation Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Connected Transportation companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 101 companies founded. 2012 and 2011 are right behind with 94 and 93 companies founded, respectively.

We are currently tracking 1107 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 65 countries, with a total of $66.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

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Average Age by Blockchain Technology Category - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the average age by category in the Bitcoin sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Average and Median Age by Blockchain Category

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Bitcoin category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category has the highest average age at around 4.75 years. The Bitcoin Mining category is the runner-up with an average age of 4.5 years.

We are currently tracking 922 Bitcoin companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin market report.

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Venture Investing in the Internet of Things (IoT) - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Internet of Things (IoT) sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

IoT Venture Investing Q2 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each IoT category to the number of companies in the category. The IoT Software category takes the lead in total funding with just over $4.5B. The IoT Home category leads in the number of startups at around 300.

IoT Average Category Funding Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each IoT category. The IoT Enterprise category leads the sector with around $75M in average funding per company, followed by the IoT Automotive and IoT Utilities categories.

We are currently tracking 1,863 IoT companies in 20 categories across 50 countries, with a total of $32B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Internet of Things market report. 

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