from all over the world For perspective, the VC market for venture capital is slowing. The data shows that total venture capital investment is falling, adding to the decline in the first quarter of this year in the second quarter. After peaking in late 2021, startups see a slight closure of private market-focused wallets — even as capital continues to flow.
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While Q2 numbers are still being released, we have both global data from Crunchbase News and early observations of the U.S. market from PitchBook. The image being formed is a bit simple: yes, the venture capital market is slowing, but in the U.S., the slide doesn’t seem as bad as some have warned.