- Growth equity is increasing at a rapid rate within the investment arena compared to its peers.
- Since the start of 2008, there have been 616 growth equity deals, which have totalled a massive $12.4 billion in investments .
- 2011 and 2012 alone equated to nearly 58% of this 6 year analysis or more than $7 billion in total growth equity deployed.
- However, in 2013 there was some cooling off from recent growth equity funding levels at its current pace with a mere 111 deals totalling an investment of just under $1.6 billion.
Source: CB Insights (US growth equity financing from 2008 – 2013)