Record VC Invested in Europe; Corporate Sales at €57.9B in 1H
July 23, 2015
Activity by count may be sliding in both European private equity and venture capital, but the flow of money continues unabated. Our 3Q 2015 European Breakdown shows the number of buyouts slid to a level reminiscent of 2013 in 2Q, but recorded a strong €63 billion in value. Meanwhile, mostly due to sustained strong numbers at the late stage, VC invested hit a whopping €3.3 billion in 2Q alone.
This report analyzes these trends and more, including:
The massive totals in capital exited, with €57.9 billion via corporate sales alone