07.05.2018

Investment Rate in Tech Industry Heavy and Still Rising

Investment Rate in Tech Industry Heavy and Still Rising Amazon and Google invest to research and development (R&D) of new technologies 65 bil. US dolars every year. This significant R&D budget of the two giant companies shows how fast the tech sector is developing and what rate of investment is needed to sustain  companies competitivness.

Investment rate went up from 13 percent of incomes in the year 2007 to 18 percent in the last year. The total budget of R&D, investment rate as well as growth of it exceeds the one of many developed countries, public and private investments combined.

This information was recently published in the 2018 Internet Trends by Mary Meeker. If you are interested in more reading on the current internet trends see the below link:

http://www.kpcb.com/internet-trends