Where in the World Are Security Tech Startups? – Q3 2017

The analyses below summarize where Security Technology innovations are occurring. The graphics includes data through July 2017.

Security Technology Company Count by Country
Security Technology Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Security Tech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 525 companies.

Security Technology VC Funding by Country
Security Technology VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Security Tech startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $16B.

We are currently tracking 996 Security Tech companies in 14 categories across 42 countries, with a total of $21.9B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Security Technology market report.

Retail Technology Exits by Category and by Year – Q3 2017

The following two graphs show exit activity in the Retail Technology sector. The graphics include data through September 2017.

Retail Technology Exit Activity by Category
Retail Technology Exit Activity by Category

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Retail Technology category. The Marketing Platforms category is leading the sector with 32 acquisitions and 1 IPO, followed by the In-Store Experience category with 25 acquisitions and 4 IPOs.

Retail Technology Exit Activity by Year
Retail Technology Exit Activity by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Retail Technology sector by year. 2015 leads the sector with 48 acquisitions and 4 IPOs, followed by 2017 with 47 acquisitions and 3 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1651 Retail Technology companies in 22 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $53.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology market report.

Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

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

Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors
Health Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Health Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors into the space include NEA, GE Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital, and Y Combinator.

We are currently tracking 2028 Health Technology companies in 22 categories across 57 countries, with a total of $52.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Health Technology market report.

Transportation Technology Funding by Round – Q3 2017

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

Transportation Technology Funding Amount by Round
Transportation 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 Late Stage funding events. The amount of Series D funding events has seen a large growth in 2014 and then quickly decreased.

Transportation Technology Funding Count by Round
Transportation Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. Over the past few years we’ve seen a general upward trend that peaked in 2015 and dipped slightly in 2016. Earlier stage deals (Seed, Series A, Series B) have seen the largest growth in the number of funding events.

We are currently tracking 1174 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $91.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

Retail Technology Startup Market Highlights  – Q3 2017

Here is our Q3 2017 summary report on the Retail Technology startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends with insights, and recent funding and exit events.

We are currently tracking 1646 Retail Technology companies in 21 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $53.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Retail Technology market report.

Insurance Technology Funding Trends – Q3 2017

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

Insurance Technology Funding by Year
Insurance Technology Funding by Year

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

Insurance Technology Funding by Vintage Year
Insurance Technology Funding by Vintage Year

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 1381 Insurance Tech companies in 14 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $19.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Insurance Technology market report.

Blockchain Technology Companies Founded by Year – Q3 2017

The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Blockchain Technology sector. The graphic includes data through September 2017.

Blockchain Technology Companies Founded by Year
Blockchain Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Blockchain Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 180 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 164 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 955 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.