PitchBook's 2017 Venture Ecosystem FactBook: Los Angeles utilizes the PitchBook Platform to delve deeply into venture activity, exits and fundraising within the Los Angeles MSA, contextualizing VC trends within a snapshot of the current economic scene. Analyzing local trends in VC investment by tapping an ecosystem-centric framework, the publication draws from local perspectives and extant PitchBook research to present a snapshot of the health of the current Los Angeles venture ecosystem.
Report Highlights Include:
- PitchBook datasets on LA's VC investment, venture-backed exits and domestic fundraising
- Select economic statistics drawn from a variety of sources including the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and more
- Analysis of outside investor activity within the region
Note: There was a typo in the original document due to automatic program update that replaced Austin with LA in the ranking of the top 12 US metro areas by size of venture ecosystem. It has since been rectified.