Marketing Technology Funding by Round – Q3 2017

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

Marketing Technology Funding Amount by Round
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
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 1676 Marketing Technology companies in 15 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $29.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Marketing Technology market report.

Health Technology Companies Founded by Year – Q3 2017

The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Health Technology sector. The graphic includes data through August 2017.

Health Technology Companies Founded by Year
Health Technology 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 267 companies founded in that year alone. 2012 is the runner-up with 211 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1983 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $48.5B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

Retail Technology Funding Trends – Q3 2017

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

Retail Tech Q3 2017 Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Retail Tech startups for each year. 2015 has the most funding to date at around $9B.

Retail Tech Q3 2017 Vintage Year Funding

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Retail Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2012 have raised the most funding just over $4.5B.

We are currently tracking 1,658 Retail Tech companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $51 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology market report.

Where in the world are Transportation Technology startups? Q3 2017

The analyses below summarize where Transportation Technology innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Transportation Tech Company Count by Country Q3 2017

The above map shows the number of Transportation Tech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 500 companies.

Transportation Tech VC Funding by Country Q3 2017

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

We are currently tracking 1,146 Transportation Tech companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $78B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

Average and Median Age by Insurance Technology Category – Q3 2017

The following graph shows average and median age in the Insurance Technology sector. The graphic includes data through July 2017.

Insurance Technology Age by Category
Insurance Technology Age by Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Insurance Technology category. The Reinsurance category ranks as the most mature Insurance Technology category with an average age of 22 years and a median age of 17 years. The Life, Home, P&C Insurance category comes in as the second oldest category, with an average age and a median age of 13 years for each.

We are currently tracking 1333 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $18.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Venture Investing in Blockchain Technology – Q3 2017

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

Blockchain Tech Venture Investing Q3 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Blockchain Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Blockchain Innovations category leads in funding at $1.1B. The category with the most startups is Bitcoin Exchanges, with around 215.

Blockchain Tech Category Average Funding Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Blockchain Technology category. The Bitcoin Mining category leads the sector with around $29M in average funding per company, followed by the Bitcoin Trust Services and Bitcoin Wallets categories.

We are currently tracking 939 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

Artificial Intelligence Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Artificial Intelligence (AI) space. Please note these graphics are made using data through July 2017.

AI Investor Activity Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds AI investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by those investors. Major investors into the space include Y Combinator, NEA, Sequoia Capital, 500 Startups, and CE Ventures.

We are currently tracking 1,906 AI companies in 13 categories across 70 countries, with a total of $19 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Artificial Intelligence market report.