Venture Investing In Virtual Reality Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

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.

Read More...

3D Printing Market Overview - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

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...

Read More...

Future of TV Funding Over Time - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

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.

Read More...

Marketing Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

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.

Read More...

Security Technology Headcount Distribution - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

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.

Read More...

Retail Technology Funding by Vintage Year - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Retail Technology companies founded in a certain year. RetailTech companies founded in 2009 have raised the most funding at around $3.7B, followed by those founded in 2011 which have raised about $3.5B.

We are currently tracking 1379 Retail Technology companies in 22 categories across 56 countries, with a total of $31 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Retail Technology landscape report and data.

Read More...

Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

The above graph summarizes the number of Real Estate Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 150 companies founded in that year alone. 2013 and 2012 come in after with 128 and 126 Real Estate Tech companies founded in these two years respectively.

We are currently tracking 1197 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 59 countries, with a total of $25.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report with data.

Read More...

Where in the World are IoT Startups? - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

The analyses below summarize where Internet of Things (IoT) innovations are occurring.

The above map shows the number of IoT companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 800 companies.

The above map shows the amount of total IoT venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $15B.

We are currently tracking 1,412 IoT companies in 20 categories across 45 countries, with a total of $24 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full IoT landscape report with data.

Read More...

Average and Median Age by Insurance Technology Category - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Insurance Technology category. The Life, Home, P&C Insurance category ranks as the most mature Insurance Technology category with an average age of 36 years and a median age of 18 years. The Reinsurance category comes in as the second oldest category, with a average age of 35 years and a median age of 16 years.

We are currently tracking 973 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 53 countries, with a total of $15.6 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Insurance Technology landscape report and dataset.

Read More...

Average Funding by Health Technology Category - Q3 2016

Venture Scanner

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Health Technology category. The Health Insurance & Payments category leads the sector with over $70M in average funding per company, followed by the Genomics & Personalized Medicine category with over $55M in average funding per company.

We are currently tracking 1,319 Health Technology companies in 21 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $27.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology landscape report with data.

Read More...