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Crypto Funding Fridays

Funding increased from a slow week last week from $260M to $422M. As we’ve seen all month, crypto infrastructure remains the leading interest for VCs. Infrastructure accounted for nearly half of all funding at $208M and comprised 11 of the 24 deals this week. The...

Prices are Down but Funding is Up

Infrastructure Remains VC's Focus

Funding was down this week, dropping from $607M to $241M, as total deals fell from 26 to 18. While infrastructure remained the highest funded sector at $158M, it declined nearly 68% from last week's huge week. The only sector that saw an increase from last week was NFTs. This was...

Infrastructure Carries Venture Funding

Funding had one of its best weeks of the past couple of months, with funding increasing 81% from last week to $574M. This increase was almost entirely due to an outstanding week from infrastructure – which accounted for $482M of funding and consisted of 8 deals. The largest of these...

All Eyes on Gaming and Web3

Funding dropping slightly this week from $331M to $311M. The largest deal of the week was Limit Break, in a gaming deal that raised $200M and accounted for nearly two-thirds of all funding. We dive deep into Limit Break in our Deal of the Week segment below. After Metaverse/Gaming, Web3...

Venture Funding Rebounds

Venture funding had its highest funded week of the month, with funding nearly doubling from $167M to $321M. Web 3 led the way, accounting for over half of all funding at $170M. There were seven Web 3 deals, the largest of which was an $80M investment in Orange DAO, a Decentralized Autonomous...

Venture Funding Plummets

This week was a slow one in venture capital funding. Funding fell to the lowest levels we've seen all year at $111M, with only 13 deals completed. This is a 64% decrease from $306M in funding last week, and a 60% decrease in deals from 32 last week. CeFi and...

Crypto Funding Stays Flat

Venture funding was flat this week, increasing slightly from $229MM to $276MM. The Metaverse/Gaming and Infrastructure segments which were down last week recovered and received the most funding out of any sector, at $87MM and $67MM, respectively. Interestingly, CeFi, one of the most highly funded sectors in the first half...

Venture Funding Drops But Crypto Hedge Funds Get Huge Inflows

Venture funding fell to its lowest level all year at $212M, down over 50% from $503M last week. Total deals also nearly got cut in half, falling from 47 to 22. The largest drops in funding came in the infrastructure and Metaverse/Gaming segments, which were each particularly high last week....

Web 3 and Infrastructure Lead the Way

Funding has remained relatively stable all month at around ~$450M per week. While funding is up from last week, the total deal count dropped from 36 to 32. Infrastructure deals have led for the second week in a row. There were four infrastructure deals, the largest of which was a...

Venture Funding Hits Monthly Lows

Funding fell this week, making it the lowest funded week of the month. Total deals dropped from 43 to 26, and the amount of funding decreased from $466M to $386M. Despite the decrease in funding, infrastructure had its highest deal flow all month at $131M, up from $30M last week....

Crypto Funds and Metaverse/Gaming have a Big Week

Funding declined from $573M last week to $352M this week, and total deals declined from 41 to 25 (please note that there were additional deals that hadn't been announced that we have added to last week since our previous Funding Friday). Interestingly, Metaverse/Gaming funding was one of the highest funded...