2014: The Year Digital Health Broke Out
2014 was a record year for digital health with $6.5B invested, a 125% increase from the total amount invested in the previous year. Our report provides a snapshot of the market’s top deals, subsectors, investors and more.
- The top five companies received close to 20% of all funding invested this year. The top 10 deals (all $100M and over) represent one-third of all funding in 2014.
- The top three most active subsectors of 2014 were Big Data / Analytics, Population Health and Navigating the Care System.
- The Bay Area continues to attract the most capital, while interest in New York startups increases.
- 2014 saw 40 mergers and acquisitions take place, mostly in areas aligned with the top subsectors that received the highest overall funding.