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UK Equity Fundraising Report Q3 2022

Category: Market Report


MarktoMarket (“MtM”) presents its Q3 2022 UK Equity Fundraising Report. The report covers data on equity fundraising activity by UK private companies from 1 January 2021 to 30 September 2022.

The data used in this report has been extracted from the MarktoMarket platform, which captures announced and unannounced fundraising activity by UK-registered businesses.


We segment the market into stages, based on the quantum of capital raised, as follows

Equity Fundraising breakdown by Round Size

Whole of market

Our Whole of Market data includes all UK equity fundraising events of greater than £250,000.

Graph for Jan 2021 - Sep 2022 Monthly Deal Volumes

In total, Q3 deal volumes declined 36% versus Q3 2021. In total, the number of deals recorded in September 2022 was 154 versus 255 in September 2021.

Graph showing Jan 2021 - Sep 2022 Monthly Deal Value

The total Q3 2022 deal value fell by 57% relative to Q3 2021. The total capital raised in September 2022 was £515 million versus £1,406 million in September 2021.

Graph of monthly deal value excluding series B+ rounds

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MarktoMarket is a data platform specialising in surfacing intelligence on small and medium-sized businesses (“SMBs”). A combination of our proprietary technology and team of analysts combs millions of documents to extract, clean and label data points. Our front-end interface makes this data easily searchable, giving you the power to identify, analyse and connect with markets and companies in a way that would be impossible to achieve manually. The platform is used by advisers, investors and corporates, including nearly 50% of the UK’s top 100 accountancy firms.