Energy Technology Landscape Trends and Insights  - Q1 2017

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

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Market Report

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Report Outline

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Sector Overview

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Logo Map

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Innovation Quadrant

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Categories 1

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Categories 2

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Trends and Insights

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Venture Investing

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Funding by Year

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Funding Amount by Round

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Funding by Vintage Year

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Company Count by Country

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Investor Activity

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Exits by Year

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Recent Activity

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Recent Funding Stats

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Recent Funding Events

Energy Technology Q1 2017 Recent Exit Events

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We are currently tracking 743 Energy Technology companies in 12 categories across 46 countries, with a total of $44 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Energy Technology landscape report and database.

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Artificial Intelligence Companies Founded by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Artificial Intelligence sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Artificial Intelligence Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Artificial Intelligence companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with around 188 companies founded in that year alone. 2014 is the runner-up with 173 companies founded in that year.
 
We are currently tracking 1700 Artificial Intelligence companies in 13 categories across 70 countries, with a total of $13 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Artificial Intelligence landscape report and database.

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3D Printing Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q1 2017

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The following post highlights how Venture Scanner categorizes the 3D Printing Technology startup landscape, and presents our Innovation Quadrant showing how those categories compare to one another. The data for this post is through March 2017.

3D Printing Logo Map Q1 2017

The above sector map organizes the sector into 9 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

3D Printing Innovation Quadrant Q1 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different 3D Printing 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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Where in the world are Financial Technology startups? Q1 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Financial Technology innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Financial Technology Company Count by Country Q1 2017

The above map shows the number of Financial Technology companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 1,040 companies.

Financial Technology VC Funding by Country Q1 2017

The above map shows the amount of total Financial Technology startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $31.5B.

We are currently tracking 2,140 Financial Technology companies in 16 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $64B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Financial Technology landscape report and database. 

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Real Estate Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q1 2017

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

Real Estate Technology Logo Map Q1 2017

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

Real Estate Technology Innovation Quadrant Q1 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Real Estate 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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Average and Median Age by Virtual Reality Category - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Virtual Reality sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Average and Median Age by Virtual Reality Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Virtual Reality category. The Virtual Augmented Reality category has the highest average age at 6 years, followed by the 3D Modeling category with an average age of just under 6 years. The Enterprise VR category has the highest median age at 15 years, followed by the VR Enabling Software category with a median age of 14 years.

We are currently tracking 653 Virtual Reality companies in 13 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $4.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Virtual Reality landscape report and database.

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Security Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q1 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 February 2017.

Security Technology Logo Map Q1 2017

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

Security Technology Innovation Quadrant Q1 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Security 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.

The definitions of the Security...

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Venture Investing in Energy Technology – Q1 2017

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

Energy Technology Venture Investing Q1 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Energy Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Solar Energy category takes the lead in both metrics, with a total funding at over $16B and a total company count of around 165. 

Energy Technology Average Funding by Category Q1 2017
 
The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Energy Technology category. The Solar Energy category leads the sector with around $155M in average funding per company, followed by the Wind Energy and Geothermal Energy categories.

We are currently tracking 743 Energy Technology companies in 12 categories across 46 countries, with a total of $44B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Energy Technology market report.

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3D Printing Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the 3D Printing Technology sector. The graphics include data through March 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in 3D Printing Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each 3D Printing Technology category. The 3D Printer Manufacturers category leads the sector with 5 acquisitions and 8 IPOs. The 3D Printing Services category is the runner-up with 7 acquisitions and 3 IPOs.

Exit Activity by Year in 3D Printing Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in 3D Printing Technology by year. 2014 currently leads the sector with 8 acquisitions and 1 IPO. 2013 is the runner-up with 5 acquisitions and 2 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 375 3D Printing Technology companies in 9 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $1.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full 3D Printing Technology landscape report and database.

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Real Estate Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q1 2017

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

Real Estate Technology Investor Activity Q1 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Real Estate Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. 500 Startups takes the lead in both metrics, with just under 50 total investments into the space and over 40 companies backed. Other major investors include Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, and Y Combinator.

We are currently tracking 1,402 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $35 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology market report.

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