Venture Investing in Blockchain Technology - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Blockchain Technology sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Blockchain Tech Venture Investing Q3 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Blockchain Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Blockchain Innovations category leads in funding at $1.1B. The category with the most startups is Bitcoin Exchanges, with around 215.

Blockchain Tech Category Average Funding Q3 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Blockchain Technology category. The Bitcoin Mining category leads the sector with around $29M in average funding per company, followed by the Bitcoin Trust Services and Bitcoin Wallets categories.

We are currently tracking 939 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Average Age by Blockchain Technology Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows the average age by category in the Blockchain Technology sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Blockchain Technology Category

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Blockchain Technology category. Both the Bitcoin Trust Services and the Bitcoin Infrastructure categories have the highest average age at around 5 years each. The Bitcoin Mining category is the runner-up with an average age of 4.5 years.

We are currently tracking 935 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Where in the world are Blockchain Technology startups? Q3 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Blockchain Technology innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Blockchain Technology Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Blockchain Technology companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 350 companies.

Blockchain Technology VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Blockchain Technology startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $1B.

We are currently tracking 933 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.8B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report. 

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Blockchain Technology Funding Trends through Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Blockchain Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Blockchain Tech Funding by Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Blockchain Tech startups for each year. 2016 has the most funding to date at just over $800M. 

Blockchain Tech Funding by Vintage Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Blockchain Tech companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at around $550M.

We are currently tracking 930 Blockchain Tech companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Blockchain Technology Funding by Round - Q2 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Blockchain Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Blockchain Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2010 to 2016, we saw a sharp increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and then declining thereafter. Early to mid-stage funding type events (Seed, Series A, B, and C) have accounted for a substantial amount of total funding.

Blockchain Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. The general trend over the past few years has been a substantial number of funding events in the Seed stage and a fewer number in the Series A stage, with the funding events in the later stages quickly dropping off.

We are currently tracking 930 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain...

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Blockchain Technology Activity by Selected Investors through Q2 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Blockchain Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through May 2017.

Blockchain Technology Investor Activity through Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Blockchain Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors include Digital Currency Group, Blockchain Capital, Panteral Capital, 500 Startups, and FundersClub.

We are currently tracking 929 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report. 

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Exchanges category leads the sector with 9 acquisitions. The Bitcoin Data Services category is the runner-up with 7 acquisitions.

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector by year. 2016 leads the sector with 14 acquisitions and 1 IPO. 2015 is the runner-up with 13 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 925 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain market report.

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Venture Investing in Blockchain Technology through Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Blockchain Technology sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Bitcoin Venture Investing through Q2 2017

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Blockchain Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Blockchain Innovations category leads in total funding with $1.1B. The Bitcoin Exchanges category has the most startups at around 215.  

Bitcoin Category Average Funding through Q2 2017

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Blockchain Technology category. The Bitcoin Mining category leads the sector with just under $30M in average funding per company, followed by the Bitcoin Trust Services and Bitcoin Wallet categories.

We are currently tracking 923 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.2B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report. 

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Blockchain Technology Startup Market Trends and Insights  - Q2 2017

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Here is our Q2 2017 summary report on the Blockchain Technology startup sector. The following report includes a startup landscape overview, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events.

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Market Report

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Report Outline

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Sector Description

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Logo Map

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Innovation Quadrant

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Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Sector Trends

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Venture Investing

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding Amount By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Funding By Vintage Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Company Count By Country

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Investor Activity

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Exits By Year

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Recent Events

Blockchain Tech Q2 2017 Recent Funding Stats

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We are currently tracking 923 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology market report.

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Blockchain Technology Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q2 2017

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The following post highlights how Venture Scanner categorizes the Blockchain Technology startup landscape, and presents our Innovation Quadrant showing how those categories compare to one another. The data for this post is through May 2017.

Blockchain Technology Logo Map Q2 2017

The above sector map organizes the sector into 12 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Blockchain Technology Innovation Quadrant Q2 2017

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Blockchain Technology categories and how they compare with one another.

Heavyweights: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
Established: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
Disruptors: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
Pioneers: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.

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Average Age by Blockchain Technology Category - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the average age by category in the Bitcoin sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Average and Median Age by Blockchain Category

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Bitcoin category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category has the highest average age at around 4.75 years. The Bitcoin Mining category is the runner-up with an average age of 4.5 years.

We are currently tracking 922 Bitcoin companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin market report.

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Where in the world are Blockchain Technology startups? Q2 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Blockchain Technology innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Bitcoin Company Count by Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the number of Blockchain Technology companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with around 340 companies.

Bitcoin VC Funding by Country Q2 2017

The above map shows the amount of total Blockchain Technology startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $1B.

We are currently tracking 919 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.1B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin market report. 

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Blockchain Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Bitcoin/Blockchain companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 170 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 156 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 918 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain market report.

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Blockchain Technology Funding Trends - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Blockchain Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through January 2017.

Blockchain Technology Funding by Year Q1 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Blockchain Technology startups for each year. 2016 is the best year with around $775M in funding. 2015 comes in at second with about $600M in funding.

Blockchain Technology Funding by Vintage Year Q1 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Blockchain Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at around $470M.

We are currently tracking 916 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology report.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Round - Q1 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Bitcoin/Blockchain space. Please note these graphics are made using data through January 2017.

Blockchain Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. From 2010 to 2016, we saw a sharp increase in the overall sector funding, with the total amount peaking in 2015 and then declining thereafter. Early to mid-stage funding type events (Seed, Series A, B, and C) have accounted for a substantial amount of total funding.

Blockchain Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. The general trend over the past few years has been a substantial number of funding events in the Seed stage and a fewer number in the Series A stage, with the funding events in the later stages quickly dropping off.

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Blockchain Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q1 2017

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The following graph summarizes the investor activity in the Blockchain Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through January 2017.

Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology Investor Activity Q1 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Blockchain Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. The Digital Currency Group takes the lead in both metrics, with over 60 total investments into the space and just under 50 companies backed. Other major investors include Blockchain Capital, Pantera Capital, and 500 Startups.

We are currently tracking 914 Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Blockchain Technology landscape report and database.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Exits by Category and by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector. The graphics include data through January 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Blockchain Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Exchanges category leads the sector with 10 acquisitions. The Bitcoin News/Data category is the runner-up with 7 acquisitions.

Exit Activity by Year in Blockchain Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector by year. 2016 leads the sector with 13 acquisitions and 1 IPO. 2015 is the runner-up with 13 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 913 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Venture Investing in Bitcoin – Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight venture investing trends into the Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology sector. The graphics include data through January 2017.

Bitcoin Venture Investing

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Bitcoin category to the number of companies in the category. The Blockchain Innovations category is leading in funding, with just over $850M. Bitcoin Exchanges take the lead in company count, at around 225.

Bitcoin Average Category Funding

The above analysis summarizes the average company funding in each Bitcoin category. The Bitcoin Mining category leads the sector with around $27M in average funding per company, followed by the Bitcoin Big Data and Bitcoin Wallet categories.

We are currently tracking 910 Bitcoin companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $2 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin landscape report and database.

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Average Age by Blockchain Technology Category - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows the average age by category in the Bitcoin sector. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Bitcoin Category Average Startup Age

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Bitcoin category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category has the highest average age at around 4.75 years. Other categories with higher average ages include Bitcoin Mining, Bitcoin Gambling, and Bitcoin News/Data.

We are currently tracking 899 Bitcoin companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin landscape report and database.

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Blockchain Technology (Bitcoin) Market Overview and Innovation Quadrant - Q1 2017

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The following post highlights how Venture Scanner categorizes the Blockchain Technology startup landscape, and presents our Innovation Quadrant showing how those categories compare to one another. The data for this post is through January 2017.

Blockchain Technology/Bitcoin Logo Map

The above sector map organizes the  sector into 12 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Blockchain Technology Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Blockchain Technology categories and how they compare with one another.

Heavyweights: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
Established: These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
Disruptors: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
Pioneers: These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.

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Where in the World are Blockchain Startups? - Q1 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Bitcoin and Blockchain innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Company Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Bitcoin and Blockchain companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 340 companies.

Bitcoin/Blockchain VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Bitcoin and Blockchain startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $1B.
 
We are currently tracking 897 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.9B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.
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Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year - Q1 2017

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The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016. 

Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Bitcoin/Blockchain companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 162 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 137 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 897 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Blockchain Funding Trends - Q1 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Bitcoin and Blockchain funding activity. 

Blockchain Startup Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Blockchain startups for each year. 2016 is the best year so far with around $700M in funding. 2015 comes in at second place with just over $600M in funding.

Blockchain Startup Vintage Funding

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Blockchain companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2014 have raised the most funding at just under $500M, followed by those founded in 2013 which have raised about $440M.

We are currently tracking 896 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin report and database.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Startup Landscape Trends and Insights - Q1 2017

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A report providing an overview of the Bitcoin/Blockchain startup landscape, graphical trends and insights, and recent funding and exit events. Click here to see this entire deck on SlideShare.

Bitcoin/Blockchain SlideShare Title

Bitcoin/Blockchain Report Outline

Bitcoin/Blockchain Sector Description

Bitcoin/Blockchain Logo Map

Bitcoin/Blockchain Innovation Quadrant

Bitcoin/Blockchain Categories 1

Bitcoin/Blockchain Categories 2

Bitcoin/Blockchain Trends and Insights

Bitcoin/Blockchain Total Funding by Year

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Vintage Year

Bitcoin/Blockchain GeoMap

Bitcoin/Blockchain Investor Activity

Bitcoin/Blockchain Exit Activity

Bitcoin/Blockchain Quarterly Update

Bitcoin/Blockchain Recent Funding Events

Bitcoin/Blockchain Recent Exit Events

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We are currently tracking 893 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Exits by Category and by Year - Q4 2016

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Exit Activity by Category in Bitcoin/Blockchain

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Exchanges and Bitcoin News/Data categories are leading the sector with 7 acquisitions each.

Exit Activity by Year in Bitcoin/Blockchain

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in the Bitcoin/Blockchain sector by year. 2015 leads the sector with 12 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 890 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Average Age by Bitcoin/Blockchain Category - Q4 2016

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Blockchain Startup Average Age

The above graph summarizes the average age of companies in each Bitcoin and Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category has both the highest average ages, at around 4.5 years. Other mature categories include Bitcoin News and Data, Bitcoin Gambling, and Bitcoin Exchanges. 

We are currently tracking 888 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Type - Q4 2016

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The following two graphs summarize the types of funding going into the Bitcoin/Blockchain space.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Type by Year - Funding Amount

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by type. In recent years, early to mid-stage funding type events (Seed, Series A, B, and C) have accounted for a substantial amount of total funding.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Type by Year - Event Count

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by type. The general trend over the past few years has been a substantial number of funding events in the Seed stage and a fewer number in the Series A stage, with the funding events in the later stages quickly dropping off.

We are currently tracking 885 Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin/Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Category Innovation Quadrant - Q4

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Bitcoin and Blockchain Category Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Bitcoin/Blockchain categories and how they compare with one another.
 
   •  Heavyweights: Categories with high average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
 
   •  Established: Categories with low average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
 
   •  Disruptors: Categories with high average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
 
   •  Pioneers: Categories with low average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.
 
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Venture Investing In Blockchain - Q4 2016

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Venture Investing in Blockchain

The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Bitcoin and Blockchain category to the number of companies in the category. Blockchain Innovation category leads the sector in the Total Funding stat with around $800M in funding. The Bitcoin Exchanges category leads in the Company Count stat over 200 companies.

We are currently tracking 888 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $1.85 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain report and database.

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Where in the World are Blockchain Startups? - Q4 2016

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The analyses below summarize where Bitcoin and Blockchain innovations are occurring.

Bitcoin and Blockchain Startup Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Bitcoin and Blockchain companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 330 companies.

Bitcoin VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Bitcoin and Blockchain startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $1B.

We are currently tracking 882 Bitcoin and Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.84B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain landscape report and database.

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Blockchain and Bitcoin Market Overview - Q4 2016

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Blockchain Market Overview Map

The above sector map organizes the Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology sector into 12 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Bitcoin Big Data: Companies that develop tools to review, parse, and analyze activity on the public ledger to increase transparency. Examples include monitoring wallets, advanced search filtering, and trend analysis.

Bitcoin Exchanges: Companies that allow users to buy and sell crypto-currencies, provide market analytics, and allow for the implementation of sophisticated trading strategies. Examples include simple consumer-oriented solutions, marketplaces to match buyers and sellers, and broker/dealers that make their own market and trade on their own inventory.

Bitcoin Financial Services: Companies that provide typical banking services using bitcoin technology. Examples include offering financial investment advice on how to manage your portfolio of crypto-currencies, providing remittance payments, and providing loans denominated in bitcoin....

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Bitcoin Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2016

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Bitcoin & Blockchain Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Bitcoin investors participated in, and the number of unique Bitcoin companies funded by selected investors. Blockchain Capital takes the lead with 36 investments and 25 Bitcoin companies backed, followed by Pantera Capital with 23 investments and 15 Bitcoin companies backed.

We are currently tracking 870 Bitcoin/Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin landscape report and database.

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Average and Median Age by Blockchain Category - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin Infrastructure category is the most mature category with an average age of 4.5 years and a median age of 3.5 years. The Bitcoin Gambling and Bitcoin News categories comes in at second, with a average age of just under 4 years years and a median age of around 3.5 years.

We are currently tracking 865 Bitcoin/Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin landscape report with dataset.

 

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Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology Funding Over Time - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology companies for each year. 2015 was the best year so far with almost $600M raised, 2016 is in second place with around $425M raised to date.

We are currently tracking 861 Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology landscape report with dataset.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Bitcoin/Blockchain category. The Bitcoin News/Data and Bitcoin Exchange categories both lead the sector with 7 acquisitions each. 

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Bitcoin/Blockchain by year. 2015 leads the sector with 13 exits (all acquisitions), while 2016 is already in second place with 9 exits (also, all acquisitions).

We are currently tracking 853 Bitcoin/Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology landscape report and dataset.

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Where in the World is Blockchain Technology? - Q3 2016

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The analyses below summarize where Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology innovations are occurring.

The above map shows the number of Bitcoin/Blockchain companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with 327 companies.

The above map shows the amount of total Bitcoin/Blockchain venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at $13.6B.

We are currently tracking 853 Bitcoin/Blockchain companies in 12 categories across 73 countries, with a total of $1.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology landscape report and dataset.

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Bitcoin Market Overview

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The above sector map organizes the Bitcoin sector into the 12 categories listed below and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Bitcoin Big Data: Companies that develop tools to review, parse, and analyze activity on the public ledger to increase transparency. Examples include monitoring wallets, advanced search filtering, and trend analysis.

Bitcoin Exchanges: Companies that allow users to buy and sell crypto-currencies, provide market analytics, and allow for the implementation of sophisticated trading strategies. Examples include simple consumer-oriented solutions, marketplaces to match buyers and sellers, and broker/dealers that make their own market and trade on their own inventory.

Bitcoin Financial Services: Companies that provide typical banking services using bitcoin technology. Examples include offering financial investment advice on how to manage your portfolio of crypto-currencies, providing remittance payments, and providing loans...

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Bitcoin & Blockchain Funding by Vintage Year

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The above analysis summarizes the total amount of funding raised by the Bitcoin companies founded in a certain year. Bitcoin companies founded in 2013 have raised the most funding at $370M, with those founded in 2014 coming in at second place with $334M.

We are currently tracking 829 Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 72 countries, with a total of $1.6 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Bitcoin & Blockchain Tehnology landscape report and data.

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Bitcoin & Blockchain Companies Founded by Year

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The above graph summarizes the number of Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology startups founded in a certain year. The year 2014 ranks as the top year with 132 Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology companies founded. 2013 is in second place with 113 Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology companies founded.

We are currently tracking 829 Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 72 countries, with a total of $1.6 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Bitcoin & Blockchain Tehnology landscape report and data.

 

 

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Venture Investing In Bitcoin Technology

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The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Bitcoin category to the number of companies in the category. The Blockchain Innovations category is leading in the Total Funding stat with over $500M, whereas the Bitcoin Exchanges category is leading in the Company Count stat with 210 companies.

We are currently tracking 815 Bitcoin Technology companies in 12 categories across 71 countries, with a total of $1.5 Billion in funding. To see the full Bitcoin Technology startup report, contact us!

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Bitcoin Q2 Update in 15 Visuals

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We at Venture Scanner are tracking 815 Bitcoin companies across 11 categories, with a combined funding amount of $1.3 Billion. The 15 visuals below summarize the current state of Bitcoin.

1. Bitcoin Market Overview

We organize Bitcoin into the 11 categories listed below:

Bitcoin Big Data: Companies that develop tools to review, parse, and analyze activity on the public ledger to increase transparency. Examples include monitoring wallets, advanced search filtering, and trend analysis.

Bitcoin Exchanges: Companies that allow users to buy and sell crypto-currencies, provide market analytics, and allow for the implementation of sophisticated trading strategies. Examples include simple consumer-oriented solutions, marketplaces to match buyers and sellers, and broker/dealers that make their own market and trade on their own inventory.

Bitcoin Financial Services: Companies that provide typical banking services using bitcoin technology. Examples include offering financial investment advice...

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