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Artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere, and it has an impact on all our lives. However, years of bold proclamations have resulted in AI becoming overhyped, with reality often falling short of the world-altering promises. The coming years will be more about practical uses of AI, as businesses ensure they get their money’s worth by using AI to address specific use cases. Investment Monitor’s artificial intelligence dashboard covers all you need to know about this emerging technology and its impact across various sectors.

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AI deals activity across sectors

Investment Monitor’s artificial intelligence deal tracker monitors deals involving AI or similar technologies over the past nine quarters.

AI Deals: Q2 2019 – Q2 2021

6,977 Venture Financing

Total Value US$m: 123,472.1
YOY Change: 69.1%

1,343 Acquisition

Total Value US$m: 227,860.8
YOY Change: -44.1%

822 Equity Offering

Total Value US$m: 121,264.8
YOY Change: -30.2%

612 Partnership

Total Value US$m: 8,565.9
YOY Change: -

332 Private Equity

Total Value US$m: 69,647.9
YOY Change: 31.6%

124 Asset Transaction

Total Value US$m: 11,264.7
YOY Change: -18.0%

98 Debt Offering

Total Value US$m: 134,178.2
YOY Change: 17.5%

92 Merger

Total Value US$m: 46,976.1
YOY Change: -26.6%

12 Licensing Agreement

Total Value US$m: 555
YOY Change: 809.1%

11 Grant

Total Value US$m: 4.5
YOY Change: -100%

AI-driven innovation across sectors

To best track the emergence and use of artificial intelligence across various sectors, Investment Monitor tracks patents filings and grants as well as companies that hold most patents in the field of AI.

Number of patents in AI: 2001 – 2021

Artificial intelligence patents tracker monitors the patents filings and grants across various sectors over the past two decades.

Top holders of patents in AI: 2001 – 2021

Investment Monitor patent ownership data monitors the companies that hold most artificial intelligence patents.

Number of AI mentions in filings: 2016-2021

Investment Monitor tracks thousands of companies and their annual and quarterly filings. Our analysis tracks the mention of artificial intelligence in those filings over the past five years.

AI versus Top 5 themes

Investment Monitor compares artificial intelligence mentions in filings versus mentions of other technology themes in filings data over the past five years.

Top 10 companies with AI mentions in filings

Investment Monitor tracks which companies mention artificial intelligence in filings most over the past five years.

AI jobs insights across various sectors

Investment Monitor tracks live company jobs postings mentioning artificial intelligence or those requiring similar technology skills.

AI job trends across sectors

Jobs postings by companies mentioning artificial intelligence over the recent past. AI jobs tracker looks at jobs posted, closed and active across sectors.

Most active companies with AI jobs

Investment Monitor’s jobs tracker lists companies with most artificial intelligence jobs posted in the recent past.

AI influencer activity across various sectors

Investment Monitor tracks the mentions of artificial intelligence by pre-identified influencers on Twitter. The graph indicates the volume of Tweets mentioning AI through recent months.