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Total investments 199
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 140
Rounds per year 6.50
Lead investments 26
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 61
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • Non Profit
  • Venture Capital

In 1999 was created In-Q-Tel, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Arlington.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Comparing to the other companies, this In-Q-Tel performs on 5 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The typical startup value when the investment from In-Q-Tel is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 1 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2011. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the In-Q-Tel, startups are often financed by Greylock Partners, Accel, Venrock. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are ARCH Venture Partners, Accel, Lux Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sequoia Capital, GV, Accel.

The overall number of key employees were 12.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Palantir Technologies, Pure Storage, FireEye. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Software, Cyber Security. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Quantum Computing
Early Stage Venture
100M25 May 2021 Canada, Old Toronto

Cigent Technology

Information Technology
Early Stage Venture
7M27 Apr 2021 United States, Fort Myers

Snorkel AI

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Early Stage Venture
35M07 Apr 2021 United States, Palo Alto

17M17 Feb 2021


Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Venture - Series Unknown
22M01 Feb 2021 United States, " United States"}

3M30 Oct 2020


3D Technology
6M03 Sep 2020 United States, Seattle

Morpheus Space

Artificial Intelligence
Satellite Communication
26 Aug 2020 United States, Los Angeles

Snorkel AI

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Early Stage Venture
12M14 Jul 2020 United States, Palo Alto
Nozomi Networks raises $100M to protect critical infrastructure
– Nozomi Networks, a company offering cybersecurity and operational visibility services for industrial control systems, announced that it secured $100 million in a series D funding round led by Triangle Peak Partners, with participation from Forward Investments, Honeywell Ventures, Keysight Technologies, Porsche Digital, Telefónica Ventures, the U.S. government-affiliated In-Q-Tel, and others. – The company says it’ll use the capital to help scale its product development initiatives as well as its go-to-market approac... Read more
Mindtech Global Raises £2.3M in Funding
– Mindtech Global, a Sheffield, UK-based training platform for robots, raised £2.3m in funding. – The round was led by NPIF – Mercia Equity Finance, which is managed by Mercia and is part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF), with Deeptech Labs and In-Q-Tel participating. – The company intends to use the funds to build its team in Yorkshire and expand sales of its product worldwide. Read more


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