Retail Technology Funding by Round - Q3 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 1657 Retail Technology companies in 22 categories...

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Marketing Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2017

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

Martech Investor Activity Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Martech investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by those investors. Major investors into the space include Sequoia Capital, 500 Startups, Battery Ventures, DFJ, and First Round. 

We are currently tracking 1,664 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $29 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Marketing Technology market report.

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Security Technology Startup Market Trends and Insights  – Q3 2017

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Here is our Q3 2017 summary report on the Security Technology startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends with insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Security Tech Q3 2017 Summary Report

Security Tech Q3 2017 Report Outline

Security Tech Q3 2017 Sector Overview

Security Tech Q3 2017 Logo Map

Security Tech Q3 2017 Innovation Quadrant

Security Tech Q3 2017 Categories 1

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Security Tech Q3 2017 Sector Trends

Security Tech Q3 2017 Venture Investing

Security Tech Q3 2017 Funding by Year

Security Tech Q3 2017 Funding Amount by Round

Security Tech Q3 2017 Funding by Vintage Year

Security Tech Q3 2017 Company Count by Country

Security Tech Q3 2017 Investor Activity

Security Tech Q3 2017 Exits by Year

Security Tech Q3 2017 Recent Events

Security Tech Q3 2017 Recent Funding Stats

Security Tech Q3 2017 Recent Funding Events

Security Tech Q3 2017 Recent Exit Events

Security Tech Q3 2017 About Venture Scanner

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We are currently tracking 949 Security Technology companies in 14 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $20 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology market report.

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Health Technology Funding Trends - Q3 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 Tech Funding by Year Q3 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Health Technology startups for each year. 2015 has the most funding to date at around $8.5B. 

Health Tech Funding by Vintage Year Q3 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 $4.5B.

We are currently tracking 1,966 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $47 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

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Security Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q3 2017

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

Security Tech Logo Map Q3 2017

The above sector map organizes the sector into 14 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Security Tech Innovation Quadrant Q3 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Security Tech 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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Connected Transportation Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2017

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

The above graph summarizes the number of Connected Transportation companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 106 companies founded in that year. 2014 is the runner-up with 104 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1141 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $77.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

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Where in the world are Insurance Technology startups? Q3 2017

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

Insurtech Company Count by Country Q3 2017

The above map shows the number of Insurtech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 700 companies.

Insurtech VC Funding by Country Q3 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 $9B.

We are currently tracking 1,512 Insurteech companies in 14 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $19B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report. 

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Financial Technology Startup Market Trends and Insights  – Q3 2017

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Here is our Q3 2017 summary report on the Financial Technology (fintech) startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends with insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Fintech Q3 2017 Report

Fintech Q3 2017 Report Outline

Fintech Q3 2017 Sector Description

Fintech Q3 2017 Logo Map

Fintech Q3 2017 Innovation Quadrant

Fintech Q3 2017 Categories 1

Fintech Q3 2017 Categories 2

Fintech Q3 2017 Sector Trends

Fintech Q3 2017 Venture Investing

Fintech Q3 2017 Funding Over Time

Fintech Q3 2017 Funding Amount by Round

Fintech Q3 2017 Funding by Vintage Year

Fintech Q3 2017 Company Count by Country

Fintech Q3 2017 Investor Activity

Fintech Q3 2017 Exits by Year

Fintech Q3 2017 Quarterly Update

Fintech Q3 2017 Recent Funding Stats

Fintech Q3 2017 Recent Funding Events

Fintech Q3 2017 Recent Exit Events

Fintech Q3 2017 About Venture Scanner

Fintech Q3 2017 Venture Scanner Value

Fintech Q3 2017 Venture Scaner Contact

We are currently tracking 2,277 Fintech companies in 16 categories across 64 countries, with a total of $73 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Financial Technology market report.

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Average Age by Blockchain Technology Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows the average age by category in the Blockchain Technology sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Blockchain Technology Category

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Blockchain Technology category. Both the Bitcoin Trust Services and the Bitcoin Infrastructure categories have the highest average age at around 5 years each. The Bitcoin Mining category is the runner-up with an average age of 4.5 years.

We are currently tracking 935 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Artificial Intelligence Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Artificial Intelligence sector. The graphics include data through July 2017.

Artificial Intelligence Exits by Category

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Artificial Intelligence category. The Machine Learning Applications category leads the sector with 4 IPOs and 43 acquisitions. The Natural Language Processing category is the runner-up with 4 IPOs and 29 acquisitions.

Artificial Intelligence Exits by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Artificial Intelligence by year. 2017 currently leads the sector with 1 IPO and 41 acquisitions, with 2016 following behind with 39 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 1896 Artificial Intelligence companies in 13 categories across 70 countries, with a total of $19B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Artificial Intelligence market report.

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