During Q3 2021, Pakistani startups raised $172 million in disclosed funding across sixteen deals.
Compared to the 3rd quarter of 2020, it’s an increase of 853% from $18 million. And, compared to the 2nd quarter of 2021, it is an increase of 111% from $81 million.
Deals were also up 78% YoY and 14% over the previous quarter.
For more numbers and a list of startups that raised funding, check out the blog post.
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