Cleveland, OH, Monday, August 8, 2016 – Midwest healthcare companies attracted $1.04 billion in new equity investments in the first-half of 2016, according to the BioEnterprise Midwest Healthcare
Growth Capital Report. This is the largest amount raised in any first-half by the greatest number of companies since BioEnterprise began compiling its report in 2005.

Illinois ($261 million), Minnesota ($226 million), and Missouri ($143 million) led Midwestern states in attracting investment dollars. Chicago ($260 million), Minneapolis ($226 million) and St. Louis ($143
million) were the regional leaders.

Read the full release here: 2016 Midwest Mid-Year Report