Globes – Israeli startups raise $800m this year
13 March 2017
Israeli startups are keeping pace with the first quarter of 2016 when over $1 billion was raised.
Israeli startups have raised $800 million in 2017 so far, "Globes" has found. With three weeks left in March, this is keeping pace with last year when Israeli startups raised $1.09 billion in the first quarter, according to IVC. Thus Israeli startups continue to raise the record amounts seen over the past two years. Israeli startups raised nearly $700 million in January and February and this blistering pace was maintained in the first week of March.