Created 6 years ago, updated 6 years ago

Investment in Northern Tech has soared in the three months to March 2017, with £116.2 million of finance supporting the region. Capital flows have increased 1,303 percent compared to the equivalent period in 2016, and represent the best Q1 investment period since 2007.

This is data from the Tech North Investment Index Q1 report appendix.

The data in the report was sourced from Pitchbook, Beauhurst and web scraping. It is intended to offer a guide on trends in the digital technology sector in the North of England, and is for general information only. This may not include every digital technology deal in the region during the period. Data was manually cleansed to remove any companies not classed by Tech North as a digital tech company. The data includs all VC stages, private equity growth/expansion, and 'corporate' deals. It does not include M&A deals, IPOs, liquidity or buyout deals.