PricewaterhouseCoopers MoneyTree data released tioday. Fourth Quarter 2009 investments were $142 million versus $126 million in 2008.
There were 28 deals in the fourth quarter and a total of 89 for the year, compared to 149 reported last year.
Today's report provides only aggregate data; detailed deal-by-deal data is expected out on February 1.
See today's press release here.