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Space Startup Ecosystem Insights

SpaceFund Market Intelligence

In addition to our SpaceFund Reality (SFR) rating databases, SpaceFund conducts ongoing research projects to provide market intelligence on the entire space startup ecosystem, with a special interest on market size, creation of new markets, financing, and exits. New research is published regularly, so please check back frequently or sign up to receive our emails to keep on top of the most cutting edge research in new space. 


Special Databases

Two Decades of Exits

The New Moon Race

Papers and Publications


Evaluating Over-Supply in the Launch Vertical and How this May Affect Investor Confidence in the Overall Space Sector

Published in the proceedings of the 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Washington D.C., United States, 21-25 October 2019. Copyright ©2019 by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF). All rights reserved.

Security Tokens Can Help Fund the High Frontier

SpaceFund believes that to enable the coming economic renaissance in space, the ability to invest in entrepreneurial startups must be expanded to people of any means, and investment capital needs to be liquid. This White Paper explores how the use of security tokens can help open the frontier.

Reality Rating Databases

The SpaceFund Reality (SFR) rating is designed to provide investors, customers, regulators, media, and the industry itself with a quick guide and assessment of players old and new in the various sub-sectors of the space industry. The SFR is structured to cut through the hype and get to the core information – who is who, who is doing what, and what are the chances of their success – in other words: Are they real?

Click on the black buttons below to view the available SFR databases.