This infographic shows a list of global start-ups that have reached $1 Billion in value. Keep in mind, not by worth of business (revenue, profit), but by Venture Capital firm investment. The discussion is on, on whether some of these companies can still be called start-ups, after being around for years.
The Journal and Dow Jones Venture Source are tracking companies that are valued at $1 billion or more by venture-capital firms. The club is becoming less exclusive as venture capitalists funnel large sums of capital in the best start-ups
Infographic Source: WSJ