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Just 2% of VC dollars went to female founders in 2017

Startups founded by women raised $1.9 billion in venture capital funding last year, or roughly 2% of the $85 billion raised overall, according to industry data tracked by research firm Pitchbook. In 2016, female founding teams raised an even smaller percentage of the total VC dollars raised—1.9%, or $1.4 billion. Deals involving women-led startups represented 4.4% … Continue reading “Just 2% of VC dollars went to female founders in 2017” Startups founded by women raised $1.
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