Venture Investing in Virtual Reality – Q3 2017

The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Virtual Reality (VR) sector. The graphics include data through July 2017.

Virtual Reality Venture Investing by Category
Virtual Reality Venture Investing by Category

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each VR category to the number of companies in the category. The Augmented Reality category leads in funding at around $2B. The VR Environment Content category leads in the number of startups with about 272.

Virtual Reality Average Funding by Category
Virtual Reality Average Funding by Category

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each VR category. The VR Environment Creation category leads the sector with around $51M in average funding per company, followed by the Augmented Reality category with around $41M in average funding per company.

We are currently tracking 718 VR companies in 13 categories across 49 countries, with a total of $8.1B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Virtual Reality market report.

Transportation Technology Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Transportation Technology space. These graphics are made using data through August 2017.

Transportation Technology Activity by Selected Investors
Transportation Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Transportation Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors include Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Fontinalis, and Qualcomm.

We are currently tracking 1163 Transportation Technology companies in 12 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $88.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

Real Estate Technology Funding Trends – Q3 2017

The following graphs highlight recent trends in Real Estate Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through June 2017.

Total Real Estate Technology Funding by Year
Total Real Estate Technology Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Real Estate Tech startups for each year. 2014 has the most funding to date at just over $8B.

Real Estate Technology Funding by Vintage Year
Real Estate Technology Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Real Estate Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2010 have raised the most funding at around $6B.

We are currently tracking 1550 Real Estate Tech companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $44.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology market report.

Where in the World Are Marketing Technology Startups? – Q3 2017

The analyses below summarize where Marketing Technology (Martech) innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Marketing Technology Company Count by Country
Marketing Technology Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Martech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 1050 companies.

Marketing Technology VC Funding by Country
Marketing Technology VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Martech startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $23B.

We are currently tracking 1707 Martech companies in 15 categories across 60 countries, with a total of $30.4B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Marketing Technology market report.

Venture Investing in Retail Technology – Q3 2017

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

Retail Technology Venture Investing by Category
Retail Technology Venture Investing by Category

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Retail Tech category to the number of companies in the category. The Last Mile Logistics category leads in funding at around $13B. The Marketing Platforms category leads in the number of startups with about 214.

Retail Technology Average Funding by Category
Retail Technology Average Funding by Category

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Retail Tech category. The Daily Deals category leads the sector with around $119M in average funding per company, followed by the Last Mile Logistics category with around $83M in average funding per company.

We are currently tracking 1640 Retail Tech companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $52.8B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology market report.

Energy Technology Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

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

Energy Technology Activity by Selected Investors
Energy Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Energy Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Kleiner Perkins takes the lead in both metrics. Other large investors include DFJ, NYSERDA, and Khosla Ventures.

We are currently tracking 766 Energy Technology companies in 12 categories across 48 countries, with a total of $57.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Energy Technology market report.

Security Technology Funding Trends – Q3 2017

The following graphs highlight recent trends in the Security Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through July 2017.

Security Technology Total Funding by Year
Security Technology Total Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Security Tech startups for each year. 2015 has the most funding to date at around $3.9B.

Security Technology Funding by Vintage Year
Security Technology Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Security Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at around $2.1B.

We are currently tracking 977 Security Tech companies in 14 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $21.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology market report.