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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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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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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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.

We are currently tracking 916 Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology companies in 12 categories across 74 countries, with a total of $2.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full...

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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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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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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.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Trends and Insights

Bitcoin/Blockchain Total Funding by Year

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Vintage Year

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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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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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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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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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