Healthcare MoneyTree™ report: 2019

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PwC and CB Insights' Healthcare MoneyTree™ report brings you a quarterly publication based on US venture capital funding for healthcare related industries. Each issue is broken out by five key sections: US healthcare trends, US healthcare industries, US healthcare places, US healthcare movers and shakers, and Global healthcare trends.

For full analysis of activity across all sectors, refer to the PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree™ Report.

Top five US Healthcare industries over the last five quarters:

Highlights for this quarter's report include, but are not limited to:

  • In the US: Funding for VC-backed Healthcare companies in US raised $5.1B in 192 deals. There were 11 Healthcare IPOs in Q4’19 raising approximately $1.0B.
  • Compared to Q3’19, the number of deals closed in Q4’19 increased by 8% from 177 to 192.
  • A total of $1.5B was raised this quarter through 7 mega-rounds (deals of $100M or more in value), making up 29% of total deal dollars raised in Q4’19.
  • Of the $5.1B raised in Q4’19, $2.4B was invested the Biotechnology subsector while $635M was invested in Healthcare Plans through a single deal.
  • Globally: Dollars invested decreased to $7.5B in Q4’19, and the number of deals also decreased from 421 in Q3’19 to 419 in Q4’19.

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US Health Industries Assurance Leader, PwC US

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