Unique investors to space tech companies fell to 65 in 2016, after hitting a high of 111 in 2015.
Five of the top 12 IoT investors are now corporate venture arms, including Intel Capital, GE Ventures, and Cisco Investments.
While deal count slipped to the lowest total in a year, funding dollars to Internet of Things startups jumped 31% compared to Q4'15.
The majority of active VCs pulled back on the number of companies they invested in last year.
Funding continues to pour into food tech, as startups saw more than $1B in quarterly investment for only the second time.
With their built-in PR, marketing, capital, and networks, celebrities make for powerful angel investors.
The growth in late stage tech deals, $100 million+ financings and the players in the late stage investment ecosystem are all eye-popping.
BDC Venture Capital was the most active VC investor in Canadian Tech in 2014. See the full rankings.