Medtech financings of $332 million in December, $3.6 billion for 2010

Financings in medical technology in December 2010 hit $332 million, bringing the total for 2010 to just short of $3.6 billion, which is up 9% over the $3.3 billion in 2009.  In the table below are the totals by month, with links on each to spreadsheets detailing the composite individual financings contributing to each month's total.

2010 Medtech Financings by Month

MonthFinancings ($millions)Detail
January$514link
February$160link
March$241link
April$125link
May$432link
June$312link
July$518link
August$267link
September$249link
October$316link
November$127link
December$332link

 

Compiled by MedMarket Diligence, LLC

Financings by month ranged from a low of $125 million in April to a high of $518 in July, with the volatility largely represented by large single investment financings (e.g., Devicor Medical Products' $152 million financing in July).

The financings by month are shown graphically below, illustrating the month-by-month comparison of 2010 financings with 2009 financings.

Source: MedMarket Diligence, LLC

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