Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q2 2017

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

Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Health Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. R Ventures and HCA are two of the top investors, followed by players such as NEA, GE Ventures, and Khosla Ventures.

We are currently tracking 1,864 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $42 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Connected Transportation Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Connected Transportation space. Please note these graphics are made using data through January 2017.

Connected Transportation Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. In recent years, we’ve seen a large increase in the amount of Series A and Late Stage funding events. The amount of Series D funding events has seen a large growth in 2014 and then quickly decreased.

Connected Transportation Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. Over the past few years we’ve seen a general upward trend that peaked in 2015 and dipped slightly in 2016. Earlier stage deals (Seed, Series A, Series B) have seen the largest growth in the number of funding events.

We are currently tracking 1098 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 65 countries, with a total of $59.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

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Insurance Technology Funding Trends - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Insurance Technology (insurtech) startup funding activity. The graphics include data through January 2017.

Insurtech Funding by Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Insurtech startups for each year. 2014 is the best year with over $6B in funding. 2015 comes in at second with just under $4B in funding.

Insurtech Funding by Vintage Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Insurtech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at just over $3B.

We are currently tracking 1,201 Insurtech companies in 14 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $18 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology report.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Blockchain Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Bitcoin/Blockchain companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 170 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 156 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 918 Bitcoin and Blockchain 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 and Blockchain market report.

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Where in the world are Internet of Things (IoT) startups? Q2 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Internet of Things (IoT) innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through April 2017.

IoT Company Count by Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the number of IoT companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 1115 companies.

IoT Company VC Funding By Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the amount of total IoT startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $23B.

We are currently tracking 1,826 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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Health Technology Startup Market Trends and Insights  - Q1 2017

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Here is our Q1 2017 summary report on the Health Technology startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Health Technology Q1 2017 Market Report

Health Technology Q1 2017 Report Agenda

Health Technology Q1 2017 Sector Overview

Health Technology Q1 2017 Logo Map

Health Technology Q1 2017 Innovation Quadrant

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Health Technology Q1 2017 Categories 3

Health Technology Q1 2017 Trends

Health Technology Q1 2017 Venture Investing

Health Technology Q1 2017 Funding By Year

Health Technology Q1 2017 Funding Amount by Round

Health Technology Q1 2017 Funding by Vintage Year

Health Technology Q1 2017 Company Count by Country

Health Technology Q1 2017 Investor Activity

Health Technology Q1 2017 Exits By Year

Health Technology Q1 2017 Quarterly Events

Health Technology Q1 2017 Recent Funding Stats

Health Technology Q1 2017 Recent Funding Events

Health Technology Q1 2017 Recent Exit Events

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We are currently tracking 1,863 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $41 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Average and Median Age by Artificial Intelligence Category - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Artificial Intelligence sector. The graphic includes data through April 2017.

Average and Median Age by AI Category

The above graph summarizes the average and median age of companies in each Artificial Intelligence category. The Speech to Speech Translation category has the highest average age at around 13 years, and the Speech Recognition category has the highest median age at around 9 years. 

We are currently tracking 1743 Artificial Intelligence companies in 13 categories across 70 countries, with a total of $14.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Artificial Intelligence market report.

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Financial Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q2 2017

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

Fintech Logo Map Q2 2017

The above sector map organizes the sector into 16 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Fintech Innovation Quadrant Q2 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Financial 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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Venture Investing in Financial Technology – Q2 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 Q2 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 takes the lead in both metrics, with around $19B in funding and about 290 startups. 

Fintech Average Funding by Category Q2 2017

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

We are currently tracking 2,171 Financial Technology companies in 16 categories across 63 countries, with a total of $64B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Financial Technology market report.

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Virtual Reality Exits by Category and by Year - Q1 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 677 Virtual Reality companies in 13 categories across 49 countries, with a total of $4.8B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Virtual Reality market report.

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