In the first quarter of 2013, the venture capital sector in the United States recorded 841 transactions for a total amount of 6.9 billion dollars (5.3 billion euros).
According to the report published jointly by CB Insight and the company M&A, the venture capital activity recorded, in value, an increase of 17% in one year. The number of transactions increased by 7% over the same period.
In the 1st quarter of 2013, 379 transactions were carried out in the American web sector. The number of deals on this market thus increased by 10% compared to the fourth quarter of 2012. The amount of funds raised increased by 12%. These increases reach 16% and 35% respectively compared to the 1st quarter of 2012.