The #IoT industry is exploding, with #VC's pumping over $1B into the space in both 2015 and 2016. Here we take a dive into the #InternetofThings, analyzing investment, exits, notable companies and more.
The US #fintech industry had seen a steady increase in both #VC financings and capital invested from 2010 to 2015, according to the PitchBook Platform. This year, however, has seen $3.9 billion disbursed via 414 financings.
Sunday night, The Wall Street Journal reported that Bryant has teamed up with Jeff Stibel to launch a new $100 million #venturecapital fund focused on #technology, #media and #data companies, becoming the latest athlete to venture into #VC.
Shades of 2013: Private equity sellers have completed over 1,000 exits in the first half of the year, with total exit value hitting $273 billion. Read more in our 1H 2016 #PE#Exits &Company Inventory Report:
Our 3Q US #PE Middle Market Report is full of #data and analysis to give you a thorough understanding of the landscape, but if you'd rather skip to the highlights of the 17-page report, we've compiled the top charts below.
As the business of professional sports has transformed from a multimillion-dollar industry into a multibillion one, more and more athletes have begun to embrace a second career in #investing: most recently, David Ortiz.
$30.6 billion across 177 vehicles was raised by VC funds in 1H 2016, a bigger figure than what both 2010 and 2013 saw in their entirety. Read more in our 1H 2016 #PE + #VC Fundraising & Capital Overhang Report
You've heard there are fewer women in #STEM fields, or that fewer women lead technical companies. Well, the ones that do are raising significant capital to pursue their passions. According to PitchBook, these are the 10 top-ranked women in #VC for 2016.
Bridging the generational gap is an ongoing challenge for any organization, but so far, PitchBook’s strategy to identify and hire motivated, intellectually curious human beings who are open to learning new things regardless of their teacher’s age, has proven to be a secret sauce that’s helping our business to flourish.