CBInsights report on funding trends in cybersecurity makes interesting reading.

Cybersecurity remains a hot area for VC investment with more than $1.5bn deployed in the first half of this year, despite a decrease in comparison to the H2'15 (c. $2.3Bn). Seed investment is down over the same period to 31% of funds deployed from 37% in the second half of 2015.

Peter Wolfers is COO at FirstCapital, a UK/USA based technology Investment Bank. Visit FirstCapital’s web sitewww.firstcapital.co.ukand follow FirstCapital on twitter @smartdealmaking