Overwhelmed by the unicorn stampede? There's a lot more to the U.S. VC industry than just that no-longer-so-elite club. PitchBook's 2Q 2015 U.S. Venture Industry Report delves into trends in financings, fundraising, exits and more to produce a comprehensive yet concise review of U.S. VC. Download it for free by clicking here to see analysis of trends like:
The total number of financings is down 10% from 4Q 2014 and 24% from 3Q.
Early and angel/seed stage counts declined more than late stage, with late stage capital invested still strong at $8 billion.
1Q 2015 saw fewer first financings than any other quarter since 3Q 2009—the height of the financial crisis.