A comprehensive, data-driven look at global corporate venture capital activity in the first half of 2017.
CVC ACTIVITY HAS STRONG H1’17
Corporate VCs participated in 798 deals and $13.3B in financing globally in H1’17. H1’17 CVC investment activity increased 12% over H2’16 in terms of deals completed, and 8% in total capital invested.
INTERNET AND MOBILE DEALS STABILIZE
Internet and mobile deals have averaged 60% of deal share in H1’17, with internet deals accounting for 44% of deals on average over the same time period.
AVERAGE VC DEAL SIZE RISES RELATIVE TO CVC
In H1’17, CVC average deal size was $20.5M, while VC average deal size increased from $13M in H2’16 to $15.5M in H1’17