Financial Technology Funding by Type Over Time - Q3

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The above graph shows the amount of FinTech funding by type over time. It highlights that FinTech has moved from early stage financings to expansion stage, with a majority of financings during 2015 and 2016 registering as Series B or higher.

We are currently tracking 1885 Financial Technology companies in 16 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $52.4 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Financial Technology landscape report and data.

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Energy Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the number of Energy Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2007 ranks at the top with around 50 companies founded in that year alone. 2008, 2010, 2011, and 2013 are all pretty close to each other, with just over 40 startups founded in each of those years.

We are currently tracking 705 Energy Technology companies in 12 categories across 45 countries, with a total of $41 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Energy Technology landscape report with data.

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Where in the World are Transportation Tech Startups? - Q3 2016

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The analyses below summarize where Transportation Technology innovations are occurring.

The above map shows the number of Transportation Tech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 426 companies.

The above map shows the amount of total Transportation Tech venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $19.8B.

We are currently tracking 896 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $45.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology landscape report and dataset.

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Average and Median Age by Blockchain Category - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category is the most mature category with an average age of 4.5 years and a median age of 3.5 years. The Bitcoin Gambling and Bitcoin News categories comes in at second, with a average age of just under 4 years years and a median age of around 3.5 years.

We are currently tracking 865 Bitcoin/Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin landscape report with dataset.

 

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Average Funding by Artificial Intelligence Category - Q3 2016

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The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Artificial Intelligence category. The Smart Robots category leads the sector with over $18M in average funding per company, followed by the Deep Learning - Applications category with over $17M in average funding per company.

We are currently tracking 1287 Artificial Intelligence companies in 13 categories across 71 countries, with a total of $7.7B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full AI landscape report and dataset.

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Venture Investing In Virtual Reality Q3 2016

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The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Virtual Reality (VR) category to the number of companies in the category. The Virtual Augmented Reality category is leading the sector in funding, coming in at $500M. Virtual Environment Content leads in company count, with around 200 startups in that category alone. 

We are currently tracking 543 Virtual Reality companies in 13 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $3.25 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full VR landscape report and dataset.

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3D Printing Market Overview - Q3 2016

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The above sector map organizes the 3D Printing sector into 9 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

3D Printer Manufacturers: Companies that manufacture 3D printers and accompanying hardware (e.g. injection heads). There are numerous players in this space from large incumbents, to emerging crowdfunded projects.

3D Printing Applications: Companies that highlight specific use cases and advantages of 3D printing (e.g. mass customization). Emerging trends in the space are health, dental, consumer applications (e.g. custom eyewear), rapid manufacturing.

3D Printing CAD Software: Computer Aided Design software that enables users to upload, create, and modify 3D models. Some of the newer CAD software can be used directly through the browser, reducing friction for e-commerce websites or consumer facing services.

3D Printing Communities: Groups and websites that organize multiple users around 3D printing. 

3D Printing Marketplaces: Marketplaces that connect two...

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Future of TV Funding Over Time - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Future of TV companies for each year. 2015 was the best year so far with over $3.1B raised, 2016 is in second place with over $2.5B raised to date.

We are currently tracking 678 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 35 countries, with a total of $19.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV landscape report with dataset.

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Marketing Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2016

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The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Marketing Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique MarTech companies funded by selected investors. DFJ takes the lead with 50 investments, followed by Sequoia Capital and 500 Startups. R Ventures takes the lead in the number of MarTech companies backed with SV Angel and 500 Startups following.

We are currently tracking 1,305 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 51 countries, with a total of $19B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full MarTech landscape report and dataset.

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Security Technology Headcount Distribution - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the percentage of Security Technology companies with a certain employee headcount range. Companies with 11–50 employees make up almost 45% of the market, with the ranges of 1-10 employees making up over 25% of the market. 

We are currently tracking 706 Security Technology companies in 14 categories across 39 countries, with a total of $11 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology landscape report and dataset.

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