Our blog contains short snippets from our full research coverage. We release new content regularly, so check back often for the latest insights.
Our Innovation Quadrants are a framework to guide you in the startup research and scouting process. The Innovation Quadrant organizes emerging technology categories into four states of innovation by plotting the categories on two axes. One axis uses average age to show maturity. The other uses average funding to give a sense of traction.Read More
To give you a view into our client-only research, here is an excerpt from our Notable Startups report for blockchain technology. Our analysts regularly spotlight startups, and below are blockchain technology startups highlighted and profiled in our recent Notable Startups report.Read More
The below chart summarizes blockchain technology year-to-date funding compared to last year. As you can see, Q1 2020 funding closed at $365M, which is an 11% drop from Q1 2019. A quarter of the way through 2020, and we are at 12% of the 2019 full-year funding amount.Read More
As part of our research process, we track and analyze funding developments within the sector. The below chart shows blockchain technology funding over time and calls out the largest funding round in recent years. As you can see, blockchain technology funding showed accelerated growth from 2015 through 2018, and then dropped in 2019 to $4B.Read More
To give you a view into our client-only research, here is an excerpt from our Blockchain Technology Quarterly Review. Our Quarterly Reviews summarize startup activity in technology sectors, provide key analyst takeaways, and profile notable startups.Read More
The blockchain technology industry has seen $17B in all-time funding through Q3 2019. Let's examine the graphic below and analyze which of the 12 blockchain technology categories are leading the sector in total funding amounts.Read More
In this post we examine the different components of the blockchain technology ecosystem. We will illustrate what the categories of innovation are and how they compare with one another.Read More
How do the different blockchain technology categories compare in terms of exit activity? Let’s find out in the graph below, which shows the number of all-time blockchain technology acquisitions and IPOs by category through Q3 2019.Read More
How has exit activity for blockchain technology developed in the first half of 2019? This blog post explores blockchain technology exit metrics through Q2 2019 and compares them to previous years. The graph below shows the number of blockchain technology exits by year, stacked by quarters.