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Venture Capital deals in 2018

Tom Ward
22/01/2019

Locations

Belgium, France, United Kingdom

Fieldfisher advised on deals with an aggregate value in excess of £330 million, driven primarily by deals in the technology sector.

Please find a link below to a copy of our Venture Capital highlights from 2018 document.

Fieldfisher advised on deals with an aggregate value in excess of £330 million, driven primarily by deals in the technology sector

From Smart Retail and Last Mile Delivery to Fintech, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, more than £235 million deals were tech-related, with Fintech accounting for 25% of all tech-related transactions.

Life sciences accounted for approximately 16% of the firms total deal value in 2018, making it the second largest sector for our VC practice. Deals ranged from advising investors on equity investments in cannabis-based medicinal products to advising medical device companies on their growth fundraisings.

Further details including transaction highlights and additional analysis, together with an outlook for 2019, can be downloaded in the attached report: 

Download: VC Thought Leadership 2018 Wrap digital portrait