Internet of Things Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Internet of Things (IoT) space. Please note these graphics are made using data through August 2017.

IoT Investor Activity Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds IoT investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by those investors. Major investors into the space include SOSV, Intel, GV, Techstars, and Has Accelerator.

We are currently tracking 1,983 IoT companies in 20 categories across 51 countries, with a total of $37 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Internet of Things market report.

Virtual Reality Funding Trends – Q3 2017

The following graphs highlight recent trends in Virtual Reality (VR) startup funding activity. The graphics include data through July 2017.

VR Funding by Year Q3 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by VR startups for each year. 2016 has the most funding to date at just over $2B.

VR Funding by Vintage Year Q3 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by VR companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2011 have raised the most funding around $1.5B.

We are currently tracking 708 VR companies in 13 categories across 49 countries, with a total of $6.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Virtual Reality market report.

Venture Investing in Real Estate Technology – Q3 2017

The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphics include data through June 2017.

Real Estate Venture Investing Q3 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Real Estate Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Life, Home, and P&C Insurance category leads in funding at $7B. The category with the most startups is IoT Home, with around 215.

Real Estate Category Average Funding Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Real Estate Technology category. The Life, Home, and P&C Insurance category leads the sector with over $200M in average funding per company, followed by the Commercial Search and Short-Term Search categories.

We are currently tracking 1,521 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $38 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology market report.

Future of TV Activity by Selected Investors – Q3 2017

The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Future of TV space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Future of TV Investor Activity Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Future of TV investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by those investors. Major investors into the space include Intel, Redpoint, Greycroft Partners, 500 Startups, and Comcast.

We are currently tracking 777 Future of TV companies in 11 categories across 41 countries, with a total of $26 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Future of TV 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.

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.