According to a report from PwC/CB MoneyTree, Utah companies raised $170 million of venture capital in Q4 of 2016 across just 19 deals, which translates to an average of $8.9 million per deal. That total was good for ninth-most in the nation and eighth-most on average deal size.

The student newspaper of Brigham Young University, The Daily Universe, reached out to Finicity EVP and co-founder Nick Thomas for insight on the growth of “Silicon Slopes.” To read the full article and see what Nick had to say, click here.