Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year – Q2 2017

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
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.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Round – Q1 2017

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
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
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 Bitcoin/Blockchain landscape report and database.

Where in the World are Blockchain Startups? – Q1 2017

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

Bitcoin/Blockchain Company Count by Country
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.

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Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology 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.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Companies Founded by Year – Q1 2017

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
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.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Startup Landscape Trends and Insights – Q1 2017

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 our new blog.

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.

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

Exit Activity by Category in Bitcoin/Blockchain
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.

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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.

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Type – Q4 2016

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

Bitcoin/Blockchain Funding by Type by Year - Funding Amount
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.

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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.