EY German Biotechnology Report 2021

German Biotechnology Industry reached record financing in 2020

As every year in April, EY published its latest German Biotechnology Report. In a press release (only available in German language) dated April 20, 2021, the auditing and consulting company provided information on the following key statements:

  • Capital raised reached 3.1 billion euros - an increase of 146 percent compared to record year 2018
  • Two IPOs by CureVac and Immatics in the U.S.
  • Sales, number of employees and research and development spending rise significantly at listed biotechs
  • Venture capital in Germany increases significantly - United Kingdom European frontrunner
  • Number of alliances declines, but volume increases by 57 percent to 6.9 billion euros

Download the study (only available in German language) here.

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