PwC MoneyTree™

PwC MoneyTree is the go-to source for Venture Capital firms and high-growth startups.

The PwC MoneyTree website is home to the PwC/CB Insights quarterly MoneyTree Report. It contains historical trend data (beginning in 1995), updates on the Venture Capital and high-growth startups ecosystem and relevant insights from PwC’s emerging company services and venture capital tax, audit and advisory professionals. The PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree Report is the definitive source of information on venture capital investments in emerging companies. This study is a staple of the financial community, entrepreneurs, government policymakers and the business press worldwide.

US MoneyTree Report

For the first quarter of 2019, US venture capital-backed companies saw its first decline in both deals and dollars in a long time. For funding, it was the first material decline since Q3'16 and for deals, it was the third straight quarter decrease. Investors are shifting away from the earliest and riskiest bets with US seed-stage deal share declining to 24% of all deals vs 30% just a year ago. Mega-rounds, which have buoyed funding levels, were also down this quarter although there still is plenty of money for mid- to later-stage companies. 

Read the Q1 2019 MoneyTree Report


Explore the data

Current quarter investment data

View current quarter investment data by Sector, State, Region or Stage of Development.

The MoneyTree Report website only provides aggregate level data.

For company level information, please contact our provider, CB Insights, at info@cbinsights.com.

Explore current quarter data

Historical trend investment data

View detailed results for the most recent quarter and aggregate trend data, beginning with 2002.

The MoneyTree Report website only provides aggregate level data.

For company level information, please contact our provider, CB Insights, at info@cbinsights.com.

Explore historical trend data

“Over the past three quarters, we’ve seen the number of deals moderate down, while the total amount invested stays relatively consistent. The prevalence of mega deals — characterized as rounds greater than $100 million — continues to shape the VC landscape.”

Tom Ciccolella PwC's US Venture Capital Leader

{{filterContent.facetedTitle}}

{{filterContent.facetedTitle}}

Contact us

Tom Ciccolella

US Assurance, Partner, PwC US

Tel: +1 (408) 817 5979

David Silverman

National Emerging Company Services Practice Co-Leader, PwC US

Tel: +1 (646) 471 5421

Mark McCaffrey

US Technology, Media and Telecommunications Leader, PwC US

Tel: +1 (408) 817 4199

Danny Wallace

National Emerging Company Services Practice Co-Leader, PwC US

Tel: +1 (408) 817 5030

Greg Vlahos

Partner, US Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences , PwC US

Tel: +1 (408) 817 5029

Follow us