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Only 30 deals. No mega rounds above $100 million. No new Unicorns. Only one Cybersecurity startup. Seems like someone hit the Reset button.
We’ve had several optimistic months, despite the rumors about a crisis and slowing down, but now it seems that the inflation and the overall situation in the market have reached Israel, too. Hundreds of employees were laid off from dozens of companies- some of which have shut down entirely- and even the numbers show: only $695 million were raised this month by 32 companies (that we know of).
Does February mark the end of the investment craze in the Israeli startup ecosystem? Still too soon to tell.
This February, 50 Israeli startups raised over $1.47 billion and three new Unicorns joined the club, which is still impressive but looks rather pale compared to previous months in 2021, surpassing the $2 and $3 billion mark.
Cecilia.ai partners with FIU's Bacardi Center of Excellence and will make its debut performance at one of the largest and most well-known food & wine festivals in the U.S.
Israeli startup Cecilia.ai, the developer of the world’s first robotic interactive bartender, signed a first-of-its-kind partnership with the Bacardi Center of Excellence at Florida International University (FIU) and plans to debut their joint activity officially at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival at the end of the month.
We packed ourselves and Cecilia.ai to Las Vegas to exhibit and attend the most important tech conference in the world. It was… wow!
CES 2022 was an event that we, and the rest of the tech community, have anticipated for so long. Its online edition last year was nothing short of the real thing. The whole point of CES is to be there; to experience, to touch, to witness these crazy, groundbreaking technologies with your own eyes, without any edited promotional videos. What can we say? We’re so glad that we did it.
Cecilia.ai uses artificial intelligence and voice recognition to make 120 cocktails per hour and is planning to shake the food and beverages industry in 2022
CES attracts more than 180,000 visitors and will host over 1,900 exhibitors from every size and category, including a new Food Tech sector and innovations in the booming food and beverage industry. 
This year is full of surprises and unimaginable numbers, but nothing prepared us for this month.
The Israeli startup ecosystem has done it again. We didn’t think it would happen again so fast after passing the $3b mark and breaking a record in October, but it did – the following month. This November, 70 Israeli startups raised more than $3.66 billion, with the birth of four new Unicorns and seven mega-deals that account for a third of the total amount.
Only 30 deals. No mega rounds above $100 million. No new Unicorns. Only one Cybersecurity startup. Seems like someone hit the Reset button.
We’ve had several optimistic months, despite the rumors about a crisis and slowing down, but now it seems that the inflation and the overall situation in the market have reached Israel, too. Hundreds of employees were laid off from dozens of companies- some of which have shut down entirely- and even the numbers show: only $695 million were raised this month by 32 companies (that we know of).
With investments of over $1.6 billion, two new unicorns, and two highly-valued companies, it seems like the global crisis has yet to arrive.
Despite the economic crisis and slowdown, 50 Israeli startups have raised more than $1.6 billion in May 2022.
Does February mark the end of the investment craze in the Israeli startup ecosystem? Still too soon to tell.
This February, 50 Israeli startups raised over $1.47 billion and three new Unicorns joined the club, which is still impressive but looks rather pale compared to previous months in 2021, surpassing the $2 and $3 billion mark.
Cecilia.ai partners with FIU's Bacardi Center of Excellence and will make its debut performance at one of the largest and most well-known food & wine festivals in the U.S.
Israeli startup Cecilia.ai, the developer of the world’s first robotic interactive bartender, signed a first-of-its-kind partnership with the Bacardi Center of Excellence at Florida International University (FIU) and plans to debut their joint activity officially at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival at the end of the month.
We packed ourselves and Cecilia.ai to Las Vegas to exhibit and attend the most important tech conference in the world. It was… wow!
CES 2022 was an event that we, and the rest of the tech community, have anticipated for so long. Its online edition last year was nothing short of the real thing. The whole point of CES is to be there; to experience, to touch, to witness these crazy, groundbreaking technologies with your own eyes, without any edited promotional videos. What can we say? We’re so glad that we did it.
No big surprises in the last month of 2021, just the yearly average of $2 billion of total investments, and one of the greatest rounds for a Foodtech company. Nothing unusual.
In December 2021, 37 Israeli startups raised over $2.235 with some mega investments, new Unicorns, and new inventive companies on the rise.
Cecilia.ai uses artificial intelligence and voice recognition to make 120 cocktails per hour and is planning to shake the food and beverages industry in 2022
CES attracts more than 180,000 visitors and will host over 1,900 exhibitors from every size and category, including a new Food Tech sector and innovations in the booming food and beverage industry. 
This year is full of surprises and unimaginable numbers, but nothing prepared us for this month.
The Israeli startup ecosystem has done it again. We didn’t think it would happen again so fast after passing the $3b mark and breaking a record in October, but it did – the following month. This November, 70 Israeli startups raised more than $3.66 billion, with the birth of four new Unicorns and seven mega-deals that account for a third of the total amount.