Our healthcare report provides a data-driven look at global healthcare technology investment trends, top deals, active investors, and corporate activity.
The State Of Healthcare Report: Investment & Sector Trends To Watch features updates on VC funding, M&A deals, partnership activity, and IPOs. Using the data and features of our emerging tech insights platform, we report on insights and trends for healthcare startups and deal funding across the world.
Our Q1’20 quarterly report provides updates on healthcare investment, technology, and business development trends with a particular focus on digital health and the impact from Covid-19. It also covers developing trends within specific areas of healthcare, including telehealth, medical devices, and mental health.
- Covid-19 had a material impact on China’s digital health deal activity. Deals and dollars both dropped by more than 50% quarter-over-quarter.
- Covid-19 prompted swift responses from government, industry, and academia. Healthcare stakeholders have responded to the crisis by providing new and expanded product offerings, adjusting regulatory policy, and forging collaborative partnerships.
- Telehealth interest surged. News mentions and deal activity reached record highs, doubling from Q4’19 levels. Telehealth was center stage in healthcare segments as well, including women’s health and mental health.
- The unicorn club grew. With the addition of Insightec and Alto Pharmacy, the healthcare unicorn club grew to 42 companies valued at a combined $97.8B.
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