Insurance Technology Companies Founded by Year – Q3 2017

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

Insurance Technology Companies Founded by Year
Insurance Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Insurance Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2015 ranks at the top with around 123 companies founded in that year alone. 2014 is the runner-up with around 120 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1317 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 61 countries with a total of $18.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Insurance Technology Funding Trends through Q3 2017

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

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The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Insurance Tech startups for each year. 2014 has the most funding to date at around over $6.5B.

Insurtech Vintage Year Fundng Q3 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Insurance Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at around $3.25B.

We are currently tracking 1,305 Insurance Tech companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $19 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Insurance Technology Funding by Round – Q2 2017

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

Insurance Technology Funding Amount by Round
Insurance Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. In recent years, we’ve seen a large increase in the amount of Series A and Series C funding events. The amount of Series B and Series D funding events have seen some growth as well.

Insurance Technology Funding Count by Round
Insurance Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. We’ve seen a general upward trend which peaked in 2015 and then declined a bit. Earlier stage deals (Seed, Series A, Series B) have seen the largest growth in the number of funding events.

We are currently tracking 1292 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $18.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Insurance Technology Activity by Selected Investors through Q2 2017

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

Insurtech Investor Activity Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Insurance Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors include 500 Startups, First Round, NEA, GV, and Index Ventures.

We are currently tracking 1,284 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $19 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Insurance Technology Exits by Category and by Year – Q2 2017

The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Insurance Technology sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

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Exit Activity by Category in Insurance Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Insurance Technology category. The Insurance Backend category leads the sector with 28 acquisitions and 4 IPOs. The Insurance Comparison category is the runner-up with 17 acquisitions and 7 IPOs.

Exit Activity by Year in Insurance Technology
Exit Activity by Year in Insurance Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Insurance Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 33 acquisitions. 2014 and 2015 are the runner-ups with 15 exits each.

We are currently tracking 1281 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $18.5B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Venture Investing in Insurance Technology through Q2 2017

The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Insurance Technology (Insurtech) sector. The graphics include data through April 2017.

Insurtech Venture Investing Q2 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Insurtech category to the number of companies in the category. The Health Insurance category leads in total funding with over $9B. The Insurance Comparison category has the most startups at around 350.

Insurtech Category Average Funding Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Insurtech category. The Life, Home, and P&C Insurance category leads the sector with just over $250M in average funding per company, followed by the Auto Insurance and Health Insurance categories.

We are currently tracking 1,266 Insurtech companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $18B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Average and Median Age by Insurance Technology Category – Q2 2017

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

Average and Median Age by InsurTech Category
Average and Median Age by InsurTech 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 21 years and a median age of 16 years. The Life, Home, P&C Insurance category comes in as the second oldest category, with an average age and a median age of 14 years for each.

We are currently tracking 1256 Insurance Technology companies in 14 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $18.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.