Venture capital: nearly $ 7 billion invested in Q1 2013 in the United States

by bold-lichterman

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.

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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.

Read the report.

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