The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Future of TV space. Please note these graphics are made using data through February 2017.
The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2009 to 2015, we saw a general increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2016. With the exception of Seed funding and Late Stage funding, all other rounds of funding saw approximately equal amounts during these years.
The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. From 2009 to 2013 we’ve seen an upward trend that peaked in 2013 and then declined sharply thereafter. Earlier stage funding such as Seed, Series A, and Series B events make up the majority of funding event counts.
We are currently tracking 720 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 36 countries, with a total of $23.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV landscape report and database.