FFT x BPI: Fundraising March 2022 & first quarter 2022 of French fintech
First quarter 2022
- Since January 1, €1 million has been collected, an increase of 367,4% compared to Q266 1.
- The average ticket is €40,2 million, i.e. more than 3 times the equivalent amount of 2021 (reminder €12 million)
The arrival at maturity of the ecosystem is confirmed,
With the announcement of 3 new unicorns, PayFit UK, Spendesk, how much (reminder 5 unicorns over the whole of 2021), which confirms the position of fintech as the leading French tech sector.
And the growth of the average Series B ticket (51 against €31 million in 2021) linked to the multiplication of significant operations.
It should be noted that a significant part of these fundraising is aimed at recruiting employees (more than 10 jobs planned for 000, which will be added to the 2022 already created) and continuing international expansion.