Benchmark yourself against other regions, identify investors for local companies, attract companies to your area and build the right innovation clusters.
GUIDING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAMS THE WORLD OVER
“The data provided by CB Insights allows us to effectively monitor entrepreneurial activity in New York City and further develop the City's many innovation initiatives.”
"CB Insights is a must-have tool for anybody doing investments. As a non-profit, our early-stage portfolio companies require a lot of support. With CB Insights we have been able to provide thousands of hours of research as well as facilitate our ability to evaluate technologies."
"CB Insights allows us to compare investment trends across industries and learn which sectors are growing innovative companies. Industry Analytics is a great tool that provides analysis at a glance that used to take us much more time to complete."
"CB Insights makes it simple to seamlessly track financing and exits in Austin, benchmark ourselves against other cities, and understand emerging industries. For those in economic development who want to take a data-driven approach to their work, CB Insights is an invaluable tool."
Director, Global Technology & Innovation
HOW ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OFFICES USE CB INSIGHTS
Find Capital For Local Companies
Help local companies who are poised for growth identify capital sources who can help them scale.
Poach Companies From Other Areas
Find and attract high-growth companies to your area who will add jobs and more.
Benchmark Versus Other Regions
See how regions you compete with are doing relative to you in terms of capital formation, investor base and more.
Pinpoint Growing Industries
Growth is determined by the markets you choose to compete in. CB Insights identifies the industries that are growing and steers you clear of those that are not so you make your bets in the right places.
Predict Emerging Trends
We identify signals about emerging and disruptive technology and business trends by untangling a mess of unstructured news articles, patents, startup websites, hiring data, venture capital financing and more.
Kill Data Janitor Work
Spend less time doing Google searches, creating pivot tables and tracking news and more time doing analysis and building relationships. CB Insights’ data, visualizations and productivity tools get you the information and insights you need so you can work smarter and be more persuasive.