Blockchain Technology Average Funding Dipped After Years of Growth

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For this quarter's funding analysis, let's examine how average funding in the blockchain technology sector is evolving. The graphic below shows the blockchain technology average funding across all deals over time by quarter.

Blockchain Technology Average Funding Deal Size

As the graphic demonstrates, blockchain technology average funding deal size in Q1 2019 was at $19M, which increased by 8% from the $17M in the same quarter last year. The average funding deal size has experienced robust growth, with the average funding last quarter around 7 times larger than it was 5 years ago. The top three funding events in Q1 2019 include a $90M round into Ground X, a $65M round into Figure, and a $50M round into Dorae.

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Retail Technology Sector Overview - Q1 2019

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This blog post examines the different components of the retail technology ecosystem. We will illustrate what the categories of innovation are and which categories have the most companies. We will also compare the categories in terms of their funding and maturity.

Marketing Platforms Is The Largest Retail Technology Category

Let’s start off by looking at the Sector Map. We have classified 1873 retail technology startups into 21 categories. They have raised $85B from 3189 investors. The Sector Map highlights the number of companies in each category. It also shows a random sampling of companies in each category.

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We see that Marketing Platforms is the largest category with 271 companies. This category includes companies that enable merchants to execute and manage marketing campaigns. It also contains customer relationship management tools used to improve customer engagement. Some example companies in this category include Showpad, Sprinklr, Gainsight, and Medallia.

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Energy Technology Report Highlights – Q1 2019

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Here is our Q1 2019 summary report on the energy technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Energy Technology Sector Summary

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Energy Technology Quarterly Highlights

Energy Technology Innovation Quadrant

Energy Technology Funding Over Time

Energy Technology Funding By Category

Energy Technology Investors Over Time

Energy Technology Exits Over Time

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Regulatory Technology Sector Overview - Q1 2019

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This blog post examines the different components of the regulatory technology (regtech) ecosystem. We will illustrate what the categories of innovation are and which categories have the most companies. We will also compare the categories in terms of their funding and maturity.

Financial Crime Compliance Is The Largest Regulatory Technology Category

Let’s start off by looking at the Sector Map. We have classified 569 regtech startups into 10 categories. They have raised $12B from 987 investors. The Sector Map highlights the number of companies in each category. It also shows a random sampling of companies in each category.

Regulatory Technology Logo Map

We see that Financial Crime Compliance is the largest category with 118 companies. Financial Crime Compliance companies help financial institutions comply with regulations on identity related crimes. Their functions include client on-boarding, payment fraud, account takeover, and identity verification. Some example companies in this category are...

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Video Technology Sector Overview - Q1 2019

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This blog post examines the different components of the video technology ecosystem. We will illustrate what the categories of innovation are and which categories have the most companies. We will also compare the categories in terms of their funding and maturity.

Video Advertising Platforms and Social Video Platforms Are The Largest Video Technology Categories

Let’s start off by looking at the Sector Map. We have classified 857 video technology startups into 11 categories. They have raised $41B from 1633 investors. The Sector Map highlights the number of companies in each category. It also shows a random sampling of companies in each category.

Video Technology Logo Map

We see that Video Advertising Platforms and Social Video Platforms are the largest categories with 154 companies each. The Video Advertising Platforms category is comprised of ad networks that aggregate the supply of publisher inventory, ad servers that facilitate the delivery of ads, and marketplaces that connect ad buyers and sellers....

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Real Estate Technology Average Funding Is On An Upward Trend

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For this quarter's funding analysis, let's examine how average funding in the real estate technology sector is evolving. The graphic below shows the real estate technology average funding across all deals over time by quarter.

Real Estate Technology Average Funding Deal Size

As the graphic demonstrates, real estate technology average funding deal size in Q1 2019 was at $66M, which increased by 101% from the $33M in the same quarter last year. The average funding deal size has experienced accelerated growth, with the average funding last quarter around 9 times larger than it was 5 years ago. The top three funding events in Q1 2019 include a $1B round into the We Company, an $800M round into Ke.com, and a $413M round into Delhivery.

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Internet of Things Average Funding Shows Robust Growth

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For this quarter's funding analysis, let's examine how average funding in the internet of things (IoT) sector is evolving. The graphic below shows the IoT average funding across all deals over time by quarter.

Internet of Things Average Funding Deal Size

As the graphic demonstrates, internet of things average funding deal size in Q1 2019 was at $42M, which increased by 69% from the $25M in the same quarter last year. The average funding deal size has demonstrated robust growth, with the average funding last quarter around 8 times larger than it was 5 years ago. The top three funding events in Q1 2019 include a $1.3B round into OneWeb, a $600M round into Horizon Robotics, and a $245M round into Niantic.

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Blockchain Innovations Leads Blockchain Technology In Number of Investors

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The blockchain technology industry has seen 1,130 investors and $11B total all time funding. Let's analyze which blockchain technology categories have the most number of investors actively financing the startups. The graphic below highlights blockchain technology categories based on the number of investors in each category.

Blockchain Technology Number of Investors Per Category

As the graphic demonstrates, Blockchain Innovations has the highest number of investors at 692, with Digital Asset Exchanges following behind at 237. Blockchain Innovation companies produce blockchain distributed ledger technologies. Digital Asset Exchange companies allow users to buy and sell digital assets, provide market analytics, and allow for the implementation of sophisticated trading strategies. In addition, the average number of investors across all blockchain technology categories is 147.

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Virtual Reality Report Highlights – Q1 2019

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Here is our Q1 2019 summary report on the virtual reality startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.

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Virtual Reality Sector Summary

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Virtual Reality Innovation Quadrant

Virtual Reality Funding Over Time

Virtual Reality Funding By Category

Virtual Reality Investors Over Time

Virtual Reality Exits Over Time

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Energy Infrastructure Leads Energy Technology In Number of Investors

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The energy technology industry has seen 1,630 investors and $72B total all time funding. Let's analyze which energy technology categories have the most number of investors actively financing the startups. The graphic below highlights energy technology categories based on the number of investors in each category.

Energy Technology Investors Per Category

As the graphic demonstrates, Energy Infrastructure has the highest number of investors at 548, with Solar Energy following closely behind at 518. Energy Infrastructure companies build enabling technologies for the production of energy. Solar Energy companies build technologies that generate power by converting sunlight into electricity. In addition, the average number of investors across all energy technology categories is 196.

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