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Venture Pulse Q2 2017

Jul 13, 2017
From the Global Enterprise Institute

Venture capital investment in the U.S. rose for the second straight quarter, injecting a strong dose of positivity into the market. 

Highlights from the Venture Pulse Q2 2017 report

  • While VC activity remained low during the quarter, a significant number of mega-deals boosted investment substantially, with the top 10 deals in the country all at or above $300 million in value.

  • U.S. Initial Public Offering (IPO) activity continued to make a turnaround during the quarter, with a number of technology companies achieving successful exits.

  • This quarter saw the birth of 16 new unicorn companies globally—the highest level experienced since Q2’15.
     

>> Read the latest report: Venture Pulse Q2 2017

 

 Source: Venture Pulse, Q2'17, Global Analysis of Venture Funding, KPMG Enterprise. Data provided by PitchBook, July 13, 2017.
Source: Venture Pulse, Q2'17, Global Analysis of Venture Funding, KPMG Enterprise. Data provided by PitchBook, July 13, 2017. #Q2VC

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