Where in the world are Energy Technology startups? Q1 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Energy Technology innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Energy Technology Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Energy Technology companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 460 companies.

Energy Technology VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Energy Technology startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $31B.

We are currently tracking 742 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 landscape report and database.

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Average and Median Age by 3D Printing Category - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the 3D Printing sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Average and Median Age by 3D Printing Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each 3D Printing category. The 3D Scanners category ranks as the most mature 3D Printing category with an average age of 14 years and a median age of 15 years. The 3D Printing CAD Software category comes in as the second oldest category, with an average age of 13 years and a median age of 15 years.

We are currently tracking 373 3D Printing companies in 9 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $1.3B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full 3D Printing landscape report and database.

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Venture Investing in Real Estate Technology – Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphics include data through October 2016.

Real Estate Technology Venture Investing

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Real Estate Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Life, Home, and P&C Insurance category is leading in funding, with just under $7B. IoT Home take the lead in company count, at around 230.

Real Estate Technology Category Average Funding

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Real Estate Technology category. The Life, Home, and P&C category leads the sector with around $350M in average funding per company, followed by the Short-Term Search and Commercial Search categories.

We are currently tracking 1,365 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $34B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

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Security Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Security Technology sector. The graphics include data through October 2016. 

Exit Activity by Category in Security Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Security Technology category. The Threat Detection/Mitigation category leads the sector with 14 IPOs and 28 acquisitions. The Data/Information Security category follows behind with 4 IPOs and 22 acquisitions.

Exit Activity by Year in Security Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Security Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 26 acquisitions, with 2015 following behind with 23 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 828 Security Technology companies in 14 categories across 40 countries, with a total of $15 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology landscape report and database.

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Future of TV Activity by Selected Investors - Q1 2017

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The following graph summarizes the investor activity in the Future of Television (TV) space. Please note these graphics are made using data through February 2017.

Future of TV Investor Activity

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Future of TV investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Intel takes the lead in the total number of investments into the space at around 31. Other major investors include Redpoint, Greycroft Partners, and 500 Startups. 

We are currently tracking 717 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 36 countries, with a total of $23 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV landscape report and database.

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Future of TV Startup Landscape Trends and Insights  - Q1 2017

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Here is our Q1 2017 summary report on the Future of Television (TV) startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Future of TV Landscape Report

Future of TV Report Outline

Future of TV Sector Overview

Future of TV Logo Map

Future of TV Innovation Quadrant

Future of TV Categories

Future of TV Categories

Future of TV Insights

Future of TV Venture Investing

Future of TV Funding By Year

Future of TV Funding Amount by Round

Future of TV Vintage Year Funding

Future of TV Company Count By Country

Future of TV Investor Activity

Future of TV Exits by Year

Future of TV Recent Events

Future of TV Recent Funding Statistics

Future of TV Recent Funding Events

Future of TV Recent Exit Events

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We are currently tracking 717 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 36 countries, with a total of $23 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV landscape report and database.

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Marketing Technology Funding by Round - Q1 2017

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

Marketing Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2006 to 2015, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking 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.

Marketing Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2006 to 2013 we’ve seen a steep upward trend that peaked in 2013, dipped slightly in 2014, and then declined sharply after 2014. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts. 

We are currently tracking 1523 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 55 countries, with a total of $22.7...

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Retail Technology Funding Trends - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Retail Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through early February 2017.

Retail Technology Funding By Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Retail Tech startups for each year. 2015 is the best year with just under $9B in funding. 2014 comes in at second place at around $8B in funding.

Retail Technology Funding By Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Retail Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2010 have raised the most funding at around $4.5B.

We are currently tracking 1,543 Retail Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $38 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology report and database.

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Health Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q1 2017

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

Health Tech Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Health Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 207 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 is the runner-up with 172 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1775 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $38.4B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report and database.

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Future of Television Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q1 2017

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The following post highlights how Venture Scanner categorizes the Future of Television (TV) startup landscape, and presents our Innovation Quadrant showing how those categories compare to one another. The data for this post is through February 2017.

Future of TV Chaos Map

The above sector map organizes the sector into 11 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Future of TV Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Future of TV 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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