A couple of key highlights of November 2018:

- 9 deals undertaken, amounting to $161M in disclosed funding

- 2018 YTD saw slightly fewer deals compared to the same period in 2017, but a $63M increase in amount of funding (excl. Careem)

- The top 3 funded startups in November 2018 were Property Finder ($120.0M), Swvl ($20.0M<) and HolidayMe ($16.0M)

 

November 2018 vis-à-vis November 2017: 

- Deals: 24 fewer deals in November 2018 (9) compared to November 2017 (33) 

- Disclosed Investments: $147M more invested in November 2018 ($161M) compared to November 2017 ($14M)

 

January – November 2018 vis-à-vis January – November 2017: 

- Deals: 18 fewer deals in Jan-Nov 2018 (301) compared to Jan-Nov 2017 (319) 

- Disclosed Investments: $23M more invested in Jan-Nov 2018 ($435M) compared to Jan-Nov 2017 ($458M) (excl. Careem)