A visual summary of VC activity worldwide in 1Q 2016 [datagraphic]
April 6, 2016
During the first quarter of 2016, global VC deal count remained depressed and exit tallies dipped from recent highs. Fundraising, though, stayed quite strong with nearly $17 billion raised, strengthened by a couple $1 billion+ vehicles. Valuations also remained robust (for the deals that were able to close, at least).
The datagraphic below lays out all the venture industry numbers from 1Q: