The fastest-growing unicorn startup is Uptake, according to the report “Unicorn Trends»Published by CB Insights. The data software company took 236 days to reach a billion dollar valuation after starting its capital funding. The 10 companies to have passed this milestone the fastest are all Americans.
There are currently 185 companies that qualify as unicorns, according to the study by CB Insights. The most represented sectors are e-commerce (18%), service software (14%) and FinTech (12%). On their own, they have raised nearly 126 billion dollars and represent 663 billion dollars.
The United States is the country where they are most present, 52%. China comes next (23%).
Uber valued at $ 12.5 billion
Airbnb valued at $ 3.9 billion
Infor valued at $ 2.6 billion
Snap valued at $ 2.6 billion
Palantir valued at $ 1.9 billion
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