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Orange County cracks top 10 high tech VC funding markets

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  • In Q2 2016, Orange County recorded $229.37 million in high tech VC funding, making it the eighth highest market in the country. Of the top ten markets, Orange County had the fifth highest average deal size of $15.29 million.
  • Funding volume increased 2.3 percent year-over-year and
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High-tech venture capital venture funding │ Q2 2016

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8-2-16_Q2 2016_High Tech VC FundingQuarterly high-tech venture capital investment volume grew 2.3 percent in Orange County from 12 months ago while increasing 229.1 percent from the first quarter of 2016. The software industry continues to attract the highest funding volume with a year to-date total of $229.6 million. Of the total Q2 funding in Orange County, $160.0 million (based on three investments) was invested in companies in the expansion… Read More

High-tech venture capital venture funding │ Q1 2016

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5-11-16_High Tech VC FundingHigh-tech venture capital investment volume declined in Orange County from 12 months ago with several markets throughout the country experiencing a slowdown. This is primarily due to valuations getting corrected and investors allocating more time for due diligence, which means investment rounds are taking longer to close.

With the Bay Area becoming increasingly saturated,startups are likely to look at locations in emerging markets. Of the total… Read More

High-tech venture capital venture funding │ Q4 2015

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High-tech investment volume remains strong recording over $100 million in five consecutive quarters with the software industry attracting the highest amount of venture capital funding. With $608.9 million raised in 2015, total funding is 93.9 percent higher compared to 2014. The funding is concentrated in the Airport Area and South County submarkets. Growth in the high-tech sector has been a key driver in Orange County’s growing economy and commercial real estate market. … Read More

High-tech venture capital funding │ Q2 2015

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As9-16-15_Orange County High Tech VC Funding Dashboard Q2 2015 the Orange County economy continues to diversify, the high-tech field has been one of the leading industries driving economic growth. This is evident by the significant increase in venture capital funding raised by high-tech firms during Q2 2015. With a total amount raised of $124.1… Read More