The following report presents Dow Jones Venture Source’s quarterly findings for European venture capital fundraising, investment, and liquidity. The included charts and graphs offer a comprehensive view of the trends currently affecting the venture capital market
Highlights for 3 Q 2014 include:
- Fundraising declined from 2Q 2014 but managed to exceed 3Q 2013 levels;
- Venture capital investment into European companies improved for the second consecutive quarter to reach highest quarterly investment figure since 3Q 2001;
- As merger and acquisition (M&A) activity stayed flat, exits via initial public offerings (IPOs) fell short of 2Q 2014 levels but remained comfortably above those of 3Q 2013.
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