Venture market volume in Russia decreased for 28%, increase in number of deals for 18%, according to RVC report for 2013.


Total volume of deals in Russian venture ecosystem was $2,89 bln. in 2013. It was in the yearly report published by Russian Venture Company. Its volume increased for 46% in comparison with 2012, simultaneously the increasing growth of investors’ exits was fixed – from 12 in 2012 till 21 in 2013.


Market volume dropped for 28,4% (if to exclude grants, investments in infrastructure development, deals which resulted in investors’ exits). In 2012 this indicator was $912 mln., in 2013 - $653 mln.
Total number of deals on the Russian market increased for 18%. According to RVC, 222 deals were signed in 2013 and 188 in 2012.