CB Insights July 30, 2020
Global healthcare funding hit new levels as the Covid-19 pandemic boosted interest in health-focused investments.
Below, we take a look at how the pandemic shaped healthcare investing trends in Q2’20.
1. GLOBAL HEALTHCARE FINANCING INCREASED IN Q2’20
Globally, healthcare deal count hit 1,272 in the quarter, up 6% compared to Q1’20. Funding to healthcare startups reached $18.1B — a quarterly record, surpassing the previous record of $16.4B in Q3’18.
The largest global healthcare deals in the quarter included: