The South Florida region scored more than $1 billion in technology investments last year, according to new data — the most of any metropolitan area in the southeastern U.S.
In a report released Tuesday by eMerge Americas, the Knight Foundation and Florida International University, tech firms in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties were shown to have recorded deals totaling approximately $1.4 billion.
By dollar volume, it was the 11th-most raised in the nation among metros, and most of any metro in the Southeast. Atlanta was next at $1.1 billion, followed by Durham, N.C., at $746 million; Raleigh, N.C., at $612 million; and Tampa, at $97 million.
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