41 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein
Q1 saw a surge (QoQ) in new VC deals as investors prepare for post-covid world
"Q1's overall deal value growth did not depend solely on outsized follow-on rounds. First-time deal value reached €1.4 billion in Q1, which is well ahead of 2020's figures. Investors have been eager to bet on pandemic-accelerated trends that could have long-term viability. As spending habits shift and nascent trends develop, new startups will continue to attract investors fearful of missing out on the next big growth opportunity."