Tag "Venture capital (VC)"

Global Retail Fintech Funding Shows Resilience, Supported by Banking and Credit Deals

Retail fintech recorded a slight growth in Q4 2023 with deal value increasing by 5% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) to US$2.6 billion, a modest rise that was driven by large deals in banking and credit verticals, new data released by PitchBook reveal.

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Swiss Tech Funding Falls 35% Driven by ICT, Fintech

In 2023, venture capital (VC) investment to Swiss tech startups fell by 35% year-on-year (YoY), a slump that was more pronounced in segments that are more mature and which require higher levels of capital, including information and communications technology (ICT)

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EMEA VC Scene: Who Are the One’s With the Best Track Record in Identifying Future Unicorns

The venture capital (VC) landscape in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) has experienced a significant transformation over the past decade, with the number of active investors contributing to the sector each year surpassing 10,000, new data released by Dealroom

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The Top 50 Crypto VC’s in 2023

The USA is dominant in the cryptocurrency venture capital (VC) game, representing more than 71% of the total amount of capital under management from the top 50 crypto-focused VC funds, a new report by Coinstack Partners, a boutique investment bank

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US VC Investments Show Signs of Stabilization

After 18 months of decline, the US venture capital (VC) investment landscape is showing signs of stabilization and returning to 2019-2020 levels, new data released by Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) show. In H2 2022 and H1 2023, VC investments in

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The State of the German Blockchain Ecosystem

Despite a global venture capital (VC) pullback, shrinking valuations and public market turmoil, Germany’s blockchain VC funding market remained stable this year, with companies in the space securing a total of US$218 million across 20 deals year-to-date (YTD), just US$37

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Global Venture Capital-backed Fintech Funding Declines In Q3’16: KPMG And CB Insights

Investors continued to take a much more cautious approach to fintech investments this year. Venture capital (VC)-backed global fintech deal activity fell for the second consecutive quarter, marking its lowest level since Q2’14, according to the Pulse of Fintech, the

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