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Top Blockchain Technology Companies

List of blockchain technology companies and blockchain startups with their market segment, competitors and more crypto business intelligence.


 

TOP BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES

Blockchain Tech Startup Spotlight

Company Industry Segments Business HQ Funding
ChiliZ

Blockchain technology project to tokenize voting rights, known mainly in the esports and gaming community. Main claim to fame among people outside of those two niches: “Project backed by Binance.”

Main Industry: Blockchains


Focused on Tokenization


Market segments for ChiliZ:


#Gaming

#eSports

#Sports


>> Similar to Funfair

Located in Malta.

Raised funding 27.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in ChiliZ include Matthieu Pigasse, Xavier Niel, Alex Dreyfus, Thibault Pelletier.

ChiliZ partnered with Mediarex, Binance, Kosmos Capital, Ceyuan Ventures, FBG Capital, OKEx, Steven Nerayoff.

News / Sports industry can now link the real-world with blockchain through voting tokens

we.trade

Joint venture of bank giants like HSBC and Deutsche, we.trade is a blockchain trade finance consortium focusing on SMEs.

Main Industry: Trade Finance


Focused on Fintech, Backoffice, Regulations, KYC/AML


Market segments for we.trade:


#HyperledgerFabric

#SMEs


>> Similar to r3, TradeIX, HKTFP

Located in Dublin, Ireland.

Personalities involved in we.trade include Roberto Mancone.

we.trade partnered with HSBC, Deutsche, Santander, Societe Generale, Erste, Unicredit, e-Trade Connect.

Perlin

Perlin is a decentralized marketplace that makes use of underutilized computational power in everyday smart-devices to make supercomputing accessible.

Main Industry: AI


Focused on Cloud Computing, AI, Machine Learning


Market segments for Perlin:


#AvalancheProtocol

#POS

#DAG

#ComputeLayer

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Perlin include Dorjee Sun, Kenta Iwasaki, Vincent Zhou, Rob Eldridge, Howard Wu, Taiyang Zhang.

Perlin partnered with Bitmain, OK Blockchain Capital, FBG, Blocktower, Arrington.

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Blockchain Consortia

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
we.trade

Joint venture of bank giants like HSBC and Deutsche, we.trade is a blockchain trade finance consortium focusing on SMEs.

Market Segment Trade Finance


Focused on Fintech, Backoffice, Regulations, KYC/AML


#HyperledgerFabric

#SMEs


>> Similar to r3, TradeIX, HKTFP

Located in Dublin, Ireland.

Personalities involved in we.trade include Roberto Mancone.

we.trade partnered with HSBC, Deutsche, Santander, Societe Generale, Erste, Unicredit, e-Trade Connect.

r3

Blockchain enterprise alliance with more than 200 members developing solutions for global trade and insurance available from the Corda marketplace.

Market Segment Finance Technology


Focused on Trade Finance, Insurance


#Fintech

#Insurtech

#Trade

r3 partnered with Microsoft, Amazon, Intel.

Marco Polo

Consortium blockchain that supports the TradeIX network.

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Blockchain technology for banking and trade.


#ConsortiumBlockchain

Marco Polo partnered with R3, BNP, ING, Natwest, Barclays, Natixis, Commerzbank, Wells Fargo, ING.

TradeIX

Full insfrastructure for banks, asset managers and B2B networks.

Market Segment Finance Technology


Focused on Network of networks (alliance of blockchain consortiums)


#Banking

#B2B

#Trade

TradeIX partnered with R3, BNP, ING, Natwest, Barclays, Natixis, Commerzbank, Wells Fargo, ING.

Dubai Blockchain Strategy

Integrated digital strategy for Dubai.

Market Segment Finance Technology


Focused on Digitalization, Smart Dubai


#Digitalstrategy

Located in Dubai, UAE.

Dubai Blockchain Strategy partnered with Emirates Airlines, Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, Aramex.

HK Trade Finance

Proof-of-concept demonstrating that distributed ledgers can bring cost savings and higher revenues in some areas of global trade. Launching a test in cooperation with the we.trade consortium.

Market Segment Global Trade


Focused on Trade platform, proof of concept.


#Trade

#TradeFinance

#Accounting

Located in Hong Kong.

HK Trade Finance partnered with we.trade, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HSBC, Deloitte.

Batavia (merged with we.trade)

Market Segment Global Trade


Focused on Backoffice, Regulations, KYC/AML


#HyperledgerFabric

#SMEs

Located in Dublin, Ireland.

Batavia (merged with we.trade) partnered with we.trade.

 

Cryptoasset Custody Business

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Bakkt

Bakkt, a subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange, is building an open, seamless global network to enable you to buy, sell, store and spend digital assets simply, safely and efficiently.

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Cryptoasset Custody, Regulations, Institutional Trading, Institutional Investors


#Trading

#Exchange

#Custody

#Bitcoin

Located in Atlanta, USA (as Intercontinental Exchange).

Personalities involved in Bakkt include Kelly Loeffler.

Bakkt partnered with ICE, Microsoft, Starbucks, Boston Consulting Group.

News / The grim side of Bakkt's potential consequences

Fidelity

Fidelity is a financial services giant that will start crypto asset storage in 2019 along with a trade execution engine.

Market Segment Trading


Focused on Cryptoasset Custody, Regulations, Institutional Trading, Institutional Investors


#Trading

#Arbitrage

#Custody

#Bitcoin

#Ethereum


>> Similar to Bakkt, Universal Protocol Platform

Located in Boston, USA.

Fidelity partnered with Coinbase.

SatoshiLabs

SatoshiLabs is the company that created the very first ‘cold storage’ device - the Trezor Wallet.

Market Segment Personal Cryptocurrency Storage


Focused on Hardware, Cryptoasset Storage Devices, Custody


#Custody

#ColdStorage

#CryptoassetStorageDevice

#Hardwarewallet


>> Similar to Ledger Wallet, KeepKey

Located in Czechia.

Personalities involved in SatoshiLabs include Marek Palatinus (Slush), Pavol Rusnak (Stick), Alena Vranova.

SatoshiLabs partnered with The B Foundation.

Blockchain

Market Segment Personal Cryptocurrency Storage


Focused on Payments, Donations, Crypto wallet


#Storage

#Wallet

#PaymentGateway

#Merchants

Located in Luxembourg.

Raised funding 70.0 MM USD

 

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Fintech, Trade Finance and Insurtech Blockchain Businesses

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Wyre

Blockchain technology initiative for compliant decentralized trading, supported by the DCG or Tim Draper.

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Fiat-Crypto


#RegTech

#Compliance

#DecentralizedFiatTrading


>> Similar to ZED Network, MakerDAO

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 8.61 MM USD

Personalities involved in Wyre include Tim Draper.

Wyre partnered with MakerDAO, altcoin.io.

Press / Wyre acquired Hedgy, platform for smart contracts on Bitcoin

Lexit

Blockchain-based marketplace for mergers & acquisition, intellectual property and tech solution trading. As for now, without a competition in the blockchain tech space.

Market Segment Smart Contracts for Backoffice


Focused on M&A


#IP

#IntellectualProperty

#Legal

#Acquisitions


>> Similar to Blocknotary, traceto.io

Located in Estonia.

Raised funding 8.0 MM USD
via ICO

Personalities involved in Lexit include Amir Kaltak, Waijid Khilji, Jason Corbett.

Lexit partnered with Selfkey.

ZED Network

Platform modernizing the remittance business via the Stellar network, currently organizing a token sale and an airdrop.

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Remittance


#Stellar


>> Similar to Ripple

Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Personalities involved in ZED Network include Alan Safahi.

Traceto

traceto.io is a decentralized KYC/AML platform for reusable KYC, credit assessment and data analysis. It is focusing around the needs of Asia-based blockchain tech businesses.

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Legal, KYC


#KYC/AML

#Exchanges

#Credit

#CreditRisk

#DataAnalysis


>> Similar to Selfkey, Civic

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Traceto include Chye Kit.

Traceto partnered with Yincubator.

News / Traceto.Io CEO on the Nexus Between KYC And Credit Risk In The Blockchain Industry

Press / Blockchain KYC Platform traceto.io Partners with Yincubator

Press / traceto.io Partners with AI Trading Platform

Other / Traceto.io

AID:Tech

Transparency protocol for decentralized economy. First blockchain tech project to receive capital from government-backed initiatives and funds. Actively contributing to Hyperledger and Kubernetes.

Market Segment Legal & Regulatory


Focused on Transparency as a Service, Governmental grands, Fundraising


#Fundraising

#SocialImpact

#FinancialServices

#PersonalIdentity

Located in Dublin, Ireland.

Raised funding 1.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in AID:Tech include Enterprise Ireland, Techstars, Blockasset Ventures, Expo 2020 Dubai.

AID:Tech partnered with Wachsman, AmaZix.

Ripple

Market Segment Remittance

#Banking

#Fintech


>> Similar to ZED Network

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 86.5 MM USD

Serica

Market Segment Credit

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Civic

Market Segment Identity Management


Focused on Identity


#KYC/AML


>> Similar to Selfkey, traceto.io

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 35.75 MM USD

500 FinTech

Market Segment Insurance


Focused on InsurTech


Located in San Francisco, USA.

Purse

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

PayStand

Market Segment B2B

Located in Santa Cruz.

Raised funding 9.0 MM USD

37coins

Market Segment Banking

Located in Sunnyvale.

Raised funding 0.025 MM USD

Hedgy

Market Segment Trading

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 1.2 MM USD

Wave (OGYDocs Inc)

Market Segment Trading

Located in Delaware.

Raised funding 0.12 MM USD

Coins.ph

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Remittance


Located in Manila.

Raised funding 10.0 MM USD

Circle

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Payments, Trading


#Poloniex

#Remittance

#Technology

#Fiat-Crypto

Located in Boston, USA.

Raised funding 246.0 MM USD

B2B Pay

Market Segment B2B

Located in Helsinki.

Elliptic

Market Segment Legal


Focused on Law Enforcement


Located in London.

Raised funding 7.0 MM USD

Legal.io

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Legal


Located in Stanford, USA.

Raised funding 1.5 MM USD

Monetsu

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in Vancouver.

Raised funding 0.2 MM USD

Bitcoin India

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Remittance


Located in India.

Gluwa

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Coinhako

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in Singapore.

 

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Blockchain Gaming Startups

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Etheremon

Etheremon is a decentralized game on the ETH blockchain where players can own and train Ether Monsters (Mons) who can then explore game sites and gain tokens that can be further exchanged. Etheremon is the second most popular blockchain game by DAU after Cryptokitties. Etheremon is developing a module on Zilliqa blockchain making use of their blockchain grant (undisclosed amount).

Market Segment Decentralized Game


Focused on Ether Monsters


#Collectible

#Ethereum

#Zilliqa


>> Similar to CryptoKitties, MyCryptoHeroes

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Etheremon include Jake Tran.

Etheremon partnered with EMONT Alliance, Kyber Network.

News / Etheremon is the first dApp Game to integrate with Kyber Network’s liquidity protocol

Press /  Etheremon launches new game mode that gives players full control of their in-game assets

Other / Etheremon Stats on GameUnculus

Cryptokitties

Cryptokitties / 谜恋猫 is a blockchain-based game that allows players to purchase, collect, breed and sell various types of virtual cats. In December 2017 a cryptokitty sold for 100k USD. It is still the most popular decentralized game with about 400 DAU in Sep 2018 and the game with largest ETH transaction volume.

Market Segment Decentralized Game


Focused on Virtual Pet


#Blockchain-basedGame

#Ethereum

#Collectible


>> Similar to Etheremon, MyCryptoHeroes

Located in Vancouver, Canada (as Axiom Zen).

Raised funding 12.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in Cryptokitties include Animoca, Benny Giang, Bryce Bladon, Dieter Shirley, Fabiano Soriani, Guile Gaspar, Mack Flavelle, Mik Naayem, Roham Gharegozlou.

Cryptokitties partnered with Union Square Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz.

MyCryptoHeroes

MCH is a blockchain game where players purchase Heros and game extensions, then send Heroes to acquire territories. There are free Heroes available too and playing MCH does not cost gas as the game runs on the Loom Network ETH side chain. Developed Heroes can be sold on a marketplace, the game comes with a game money (GUM) and has ICO in Sep 2018.

Market Segment Decentralized Game


Focused on Heroes


#RPG

#Blockchain-basedGame

#Ethereum

#Collectible


>> Similar to Etheremon

Located in Tokyo, Japan (as double jump.tokyo Co., Ltd.).

Raised funding 0.0 MM USD
via ICO

MyCryptoHeroes partnered with EMONT Alliance, Go Wallet, Play dApp, WAX, OTAKU Coin, Token Pocket.

Roto Hive

RotoHive is a new type of fantasy sports site that runs weekly tournaments and aims to be the world’s best fantasy sports prediction platform. The weekly tournaments are free to play and open to all fantasy sports fans worldwide.

Market Segment Decentralized Game


Focused on Fantasy Sports Prediction Platform


#dApps

#Gaming

#Tournaments


>> Similar to Etheremon, CryptoHeroes

Located in Dallas, US.

Personalities involved in Roto Hive include Anthony Adams, Luis Osta, Michael Lewellen.

News / Roto Hive: Giving tokens only to people who actually use the platform

The Hive

Market Segment Augmented Reality

Located in Palo Alto, USA.

 

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Blockchain Investors and VC

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Yincubator

Yincubator is an independent investment firm based in Singapore venturing heavily into AI and fintech in China, North America and Europe.

Market Segment Startups


Focused on Investor



>> Similar to Dekrypt Capital, NEO Global Capital Fund

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Yincubator include Jennifer Chen, Sophie Zhang, Cynthia Ding, Christy Zou, Chen Dong.

Yincubator partnered with traceto.io.

Press / Blockchain KYC Platform traceto.io Partners with Yincubator

Streamlined Ventures

Market Segment Blockchain / Cryptocurrency


Focused on Investor


Located in Palo Alto, USA.

Digital Currency Group

Market Segment Blockchains

#Media

Located in New York City, USA.

Pantera Capital

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Investor


Located in Menlo Park.

HACK Fund

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Investor


#TradeCapital

Located in San Jose, USA.

Raised funding 1.6 MM USD

Blockchain Capital

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Polychain Capital

Market Segment Hedge Funds


Focused on Investor


Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 210.0 MM USD

Boost VC

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Silicon Valley, USA.

First Star Ventures

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Cambridge.

Fenbushi Capital

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Investor


Located in Shanghai.

 

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Sports Technology Startups

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Dyno

Re-Defining the sports industry by building the first blockchain based marketplace for user driven sports and metabolic data. Users earn a fee for providing their data from DYNOSTICS device to universities, insurance companies, doctors, sports or fitness companies and clinical researchers.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Health & Fitness, Metabolic Data


#Fitness

#MetabolicData

#UserDataMonetization

FansUnite

A Protocol for Sports Betting Applications on Ethereum. Facilitating a fully decentralized ecosystem of sports betting applications that can accept wagers in any ERC20 token..

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Technology


Fan360

AI-driven news feed and platform for overall fan engagement. Fans collect reward in FAN tokens that can be exchanged for merchandise, tickets, special experience or fiat.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Fan Engagement, Reward for action


#FanEngagement

#Rewardforaction

Cloudbet

Cloudbet is a licensed bitcoin betting site by E-Gambling Montenegro.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Sportsbook


Bet On Chart

Dynamically evolving in-play sports betting with the AI-driven technology that recreates sports match in form of a chart that shows the advantage of each team. Running on ETH Plasma.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Technology, AI


#In-PlaySportsbook

#AI

#Machinelearning

Socios

Fans buy, trade and execute ‘crowd-manager’ rights for their favourite football teams.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Crowd Management, Reward for Action


#CrowdManagement

#Rewardforaction

#Football

#FanEngagement

News / Sports industry can now link the real-world with blockchain through voting tokens

LFE (London Football Exchange)

First fully integrated football club stock exchange and fan marketplace on blockchain.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Marketplace


#Marketplace

#Stellar

Globaltalent

Globatalent is the blockchain-based tool where clubs and players can fund themselves by selling their future revenue rights and all fans can invest in their idols. Fans can tokenize, trade and support their favorite clubs and sports idols.

Market Segment Management


Focused on Future revenue trading, Financing


#Liquidity

#Marketplace

Inoovi

Inoovi or Infinivi is the issuer of IVI, utility token to access or participate on special sales and events (assist private trainings, access VIP salons, receive ticket discounts).

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Reward for action


#FanEngagement

#Rewardforaction

Sportyco

Removing barriers in the financing of up-and-coming athletes. Uses SPF ERC20 token to manage the crowdfunding.

Market Segment Crowd management


Focused on Crowd Micro-Financing


Lympo

Sports and health ecosystem on the blockchain powered by user-generated and user-controlled data. The LYM token can be used for purchases on an in-platform marketplace with 500+ fitness trainers.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Health & Fitness, Metabolic Data


#Fitness

#MetabolicData

#Marketplace

STG (Sports Technology Group)

STG future-proofs sports teams, organizations, and leagues by building their entire technology stack on blockchain technology. Full-stack sports team management platform from internal operations to fan experiences and engagement.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Internal Team Management


#Management

#Data

#Internal

Nitrogen Sports

The largest & most trusted bitcoin betting site. Wager anonymously & securely on #NFL #MLB #NHL #NCAA #UCL #eSports & more! Blackjack, Poker & Dice.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Sportsbook


#Casino

#Gambling

#Sportsbook

 

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Cryptocurrency Trading Industry, Digital Asset Exchanges

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Covesting

Currently in beta with launch planned for Q3 2018, Covesting is a digital currency trading platform focused on copytrading - the real value for beginner traders.

Market Segment Trading


Focused on Trading


#Copytrading

#SocialTrading


>> Similar to LeverJ, CINDX, eToro, altcoin.io

Located in Gibraltar.

Raised funding 87.0 MM USD
via ICO

Personalities involved in Covesting include Dmitrij Pruglo, Tim Voronin.

Numerai

Numerai is a crowd-sourced AI-run hedge fund and Erasure marketplace that provides free data feeds for machine learning, leveraging structure-preserving encryption.

Market Segment Trading


Focused on AI, Machine Learning, Hedge Fund


#Numeraire

#Erasure

#AI


>> Similar to Covesting, LeverJ

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 7.5 MM USD

Personalities involved in Numerai include Richard Craib, Fred Ehrsam, Joey Krug, Fred Wilson, Howard Morgan.

Numerai partnered with Union Square Ventures, Fred Ehrsam.

Coinrule

Automated Trading

Market Segment Automated Trading

Located in London, UK.

TradeBlock

TradeBlock offers financial institutions with a range of execution and analysis tools for digital currency markets. The company acts as a global source of data which shares analyses on market data relating to cryptocurrencies, trading, regulations, mining, protocol updates, block chain analysis, and economic developments.

Market Segment OTC


Focused on Liquidity, OTC, Data, Analysis


#OTC

#Data

#Analytics

#Markets

Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 20.5 MM USD

Personalities involved in TradeBlock include Y Combinator, Andreessen Horowitz, Digital Currency Group, Fintech Collective.

TradingView

TradingView operates an online community platform for traders of stock markets, forex and cryptocurrencies. It provides advanced tools for analyzing stock charts and researching financial markets that are customizable and can be released in public library for the community to use. 

Market Segment Trading


Focused on Charting Platform, Social Network


#StockTrading

#CryptoTrading

#MarketAnalysis

#Charting

#Forex


>> Similar to TensorCharts, Cryptowatch

Located in Westerville, USA.

Raised funding 40.8 MM USD

Personalities involved in TradingView include Denis Globa, Stan Bokov, Konstantin Ivanov, Andrew Kirillov.

Korbit

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Exchange



>> Similar to Bithumb

Located in Seoul.

Raised funding 3.61 MM USD

Bitaccess

Market Segment Bitcoin Exchange

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Kraken Digital Asset Exchange

Market Segment Cryptocurrencies


Focused on OTC


#Trading

#TradingPlatform

#OTC


>> Similar to iFinex, Coinbase, LeverJ, IDEX

Located in USA.

Raised funding 5.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in Kraken Digital Asset Exchange include Jess Powell.

Chroma

Market Segment Trading


Focused on Financial Exchanges


Located in Portland.

Secure Asset Exchange

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Swarm

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Investing


#AI

#Investing

#Technology

Located in Palo Alto.

Raised funding 1.0 MM USD

Bitcoin by Flight.vc

Market Segment Bitcoin Exchange

Located in San Francisco, USA.

AlphaPoint

Market Segment Financial Exchanges

Located in Philadelphia, USA.

ShapeShift AG

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Switzerland.

Raised funding 2.125 MM USD

HODL

Market Segment Investing


Focused on Personal Finance


Located in Palo Alto, USA.

 

 


 

Any Blockchain Technology, Unsorted

Company Industry Segments Business Funding
Adbank

Blockchain for advertising with strong team and interesting business partnerships.

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Advertising


#Advertising


>> Similar to MetaX, RefToken

Located in Ontario, Canada.

Raised funding 14.0 MM USD
via ICO

Adbank partnered with Verasity, IAB.

Wyre

Blockchain technology initiative for compliant decentralized trading, supported by the DCG or Tim Draper.

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Fiat-Crypto


#RegTech

#Compliance

#DecentralizedFiatTrading


>> Similar to ZED Network, MakerDAO

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 8.61 MM USD

Personalities involved in Wyre include Tim Draper.

Wyre partnered with MakerDAO, altcoin.io.

Press / Wyre acquired Hedgy, platform for smart contracts on Bitcoin

ChiliZ

Blockchain technology project to tokenize voting rights, known mainly in the esports and gaming community. Main claim to fame among people outside of those two niches: “Project backed by Binance.”

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Tokenization


#Gaming

#eSports

#Sports


>> Similar to Funfair

Located in Malta.

Raised funding 27.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in ChiliZ include Matthieu Pigasse, Xavier Niel, Alex Dreyfus, Thibault Pelletier.

ChiliZ partnered with Mediarex, Binance, Kosmos Capital, Ceyuan Ventures, FBG Capital, OKEx, Steven Nerayoff.

News / Sports industry can now link the real-world with blockchain through voting tokens

Lexit

Blockchain-based marketplace for mergers & acquisition, intellectual property and tech solution trading. As for now, without a competition in the blockchain tech space.

Market Segment Smart Contracts for Backoffice


Focused on M&A


#IP

#IntellectualProperty

#Legal

#Acquisitions


>> Similar to Blocknotary, traceto.io

Located in Estonia.

Raised funding 8.0 MM USD
via ICO

Personalities involved in Lexit include Amir Kaltak, Waijid Khilji, Jason Corbett.

Lexit partnered with Selfkey.

Perlin

Perlin is a decentralized marketplace that makes use of underutilized computational power in everyday smart-devices to make supercomputing accessible.

Market Segment AI


Focused on Cloud Computing, AI, Machine Learning


#AvalancheProtocol

#POS

#DAG

#ComputeLayer

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Perlin include Dorjee Sun, Kenta Iwasaki, Vincent Zhou, Rob Eldridge, Howard Wu, Taiyang Zhang.

Perlin partnered with Bitmain, OK Blockchain Capital, FBG, Blocktower, Arrington.

ZED Network

Platform modernizing the remittance business via the Stellar network, currently organizing a token sale and an airdrop.

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Remittance


#Stellar


>> Similar to Ripple

Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Personalities involved in ZED Network include Alan Safahi.

Zilliqa

Scalable blockchain for decentralized applications focusing on high throughput and scalability.

Market Segment Platform


Focused on Scalability, High-Throuput


#DappPlatform

#Gaming

#eSports

#Entertainment


>> Similar to Ethereum, EOS

Located in Singapore.

Raised funding 22.0 MM USD
via ICO

Personalities involved in Zilliqa include Max Kantelia, Prateek Saxena, Amrit Kumar, Jia Yaoqi.

Press / Zilliqa announced blockchain grants for technology developers

Universal Protocol Platform

UPP is a hybrid solution for blockchain interoperability

Market Segment Interoperability


Focused on Protocol


#Custody


>> Similar to Polkadot, Cosmos, SmartBridge, Block Controller, Atomic Swaps

Personalities involved in Universal Protocol Platform include Dan Schatt, JuanPablo Thieriot, Tiago Ribeiro, Rui Marinho, Pavel Paramonov.

Universal Protocol Platform partnered with Uphold, Cred (Libra Credit), Brave Browser, Blockchain at Berkeley.

Dyno

Re-Defining the sports industry by building the first blockchain based marketplace for user driven sports and metabolic data. Users earn a fee for providing their data from DYNOSTICS device to universities, insurance companies, doctors, sports or fitness companies and clinical researchers.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Health & Fitness, Metabolic Data


#Fitness

#MetabolicData

#UserDataMonetization

Located in Bad Wörishofen, Germany (as Sicada GmbH).

Personalities involved in Dyno include Stefan Bartenschlager, Manfred Guenther, Felix Grund, Friedrich Hergenreider.

Dyno partnered with Red Bull, Phantom Athletics, Universitat Leipzig, Cleverfit, InvestInBavaria .

FansUnite

A Protocol for Sports Betting Applications on Ethereum. Facilitating a fully decentralized ecosystem of sports betting applications that can accept wagers in any ERC20 token..

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Technology


Located in Vancouver, Canada (as FansUnite Entertainment Inc.).

Raised funding 0.393 MM USD

Personalities involved in FansUnite include Darius Eghdami, Duncan McIntyre, Nicolas Shuster.

FansUnite partnered with Victory Square accelerator (Fantasy 6 Sports).

Fan360

AI-driven news feed and platform for overall fan engagement. Fans collect reward in FAN tokens that can be exchanged for merchandise, tickets, special experience or fiat.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Fan Engagement, Reward for action


#FanEngagement

#Rewardforaction

Located in London, UK.

Personalities involved in Fan360 include Katja Gersak, Kevin Harrington (Shark Tank), Angel Di Maria, Gianluigi Buffon.

Fan360 partnered with RCD Espanyol.

Brave

Brave Software focuses on increasing browsing speed and safety for users, while growing ad revenue share for content creators. Brave aims to transform the online ad ecosystem with micropayments and a new revenue-sharing solution to give users and publishers a better deal, where fast, safe browsing is the path to a brighter future for the open web.

Market Segment Blockchains


Focused on Publishing, Advertising


#WebBrowser

#Privacy

#BAT

#BasicAttentionToken


>> Similar to Adbank, MetaX

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 42.0 MM USD
via ICO

Personalities involved in Brave include Brendan Eich.

Brave partnered with Founders Fund.

Cloudbet

Cloudbet is a licensed bitcoin betting site by E-Gambling Montenegro.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Sportsbook


Located in Montenegro.

Bet On Chart

Dynamically evolving in-play sports betting with the AI-driven technology that recreates sports match in form of a chart that shows the advantage of each team. Running on ETH Plasma.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Technology, AI


#In-PlaySportsbook

#AI

#Machinelearning

Located in Punta Gorda, Флорида.

Personalities involved in Bet On Chart include Kirill Bykov, Pavel Bykov.

Bet On Chart partnered with Stox.

Socios

Fans buy, trade and execute ‘crowd-manager’ rights for their favourite football teams.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Crowd Management, Reward for Action


#CrowdManagement

#Rewardforaction

#Football

#FanEngagement

Located in Malta.

Raised funding 20.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in Socios include Alex Dreyfus.

Socios partnered with ChiliZ, Mediarex, Binance, OKEx.

News / Sports industry can now link the real-world with blockchain through voting tokens

LFE (London Football Exchange)

First fully integrated football club stock exchange and fan marketplace on blockchain.

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Marketplace


#Marketplace

#Stellar

Located in London, UK.

LFE (London Football Exchange) partnered with Stellar, Lighyear, CMS Law Tax, SoccerEx, Penta, World Football Summit, F6S.

Globaltalent

Globatalent is the blockchain-based tool where clubs and players can fund themselves by selling their future revenue rights and all fans can invest in their idols. Fans can tokenize, trade and support their favorite clubs and sports idols.

Market Segment Management


Focused on Future revenue trading, Financing


#Liquidity

#Marketplace

Located in Zug, Switzerland.

Personalities involved in Globaltalent include Sunil Bhardwaj, Ferran Martinez, Inaki Cabrera.

Globaltalent partnered with ELOS, brandcrypt, SponB, DEKALABS.

Inoovi

Inoovi or Infinivi is the issuer of IVI, utility token to access or participate on special sales and events (assist private trainings, access VIP salons, receive ticket discounts).

Market Segment Fan Engagement


Focused on Reward for action


#FanEngagement

#Rewardforaction

Located in Hong Kong.

Inoovi partnered with Clube Atletico Paranaese.

Fintricity

Originally business consulting, now branching into blockchain and innovative technologies

Market Segment


Focused on Blockchain venture studio.


Located in London, UK.

Veratrak

Pharmaceutical supply chain solution. Develops highly secure blockchain-based documentation platform for sharing of sensitive data and collaboration between companies.

Market Segment Supply Chain Management

Located in Oxford, UK.

Raised funding 0.27 MM USD

Personalities involved in Veratrak include Jason Lacombe, Matthew Wilson.

Veratrak partnered with Oxford Seed Fund, Seedcamp.

Colony

Platform integrating collaborative decentralized organizations

Market Segment DAOs

Located in London, UK.

Sportyco

Removing barriers in the financing of up-and-coming athletes. Uses SPF ERC20 token to manage the crowdfunding.

Market Segment Crowd management


Focused on Crowd Micro-Financing


Located in London, UK (as SportyFi Ltd).

Personalities involved in Sportyco include Charlie Shrem, Ronaldinho Gaucho.

Lympo

Sports and health ecosystem on the blockchain powered by user-generated and user-controlled data. The LYM token can be used for purchases on an in-platform marketplace with 500+ fitness trainers.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Health & Fitness, Metabolic Data


#Fitness

#MetabolicData

#Marketplace

Located in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Personalities involved in Lympo include Ada Jonuse, Pat Brown, Marius Silenskis, Justas Kregzde.

Lympo partnered with Smackway, Gympro, Crypto Tax & Payments, Blockchain for Healthcare and Medical Research, Blockchain for sports alliance.

STG (Sports Technology Group)

STG future-proofs sports teams, organizations, and leagues by building their entire technology stack on blockchain technology. Full-stack sports team management platform from internal operations to fan experiences and engagement.

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Internal Team Management


#Management

#Data

#Internal

Located in Vancouver, Canada.

Personalities involved in STG (Sports Technology Group) include Danielle Boyd.

Nitrogen Sports

The largest & most trusted bitcoin betting site. Wager anonymously & securely on #NFL #MLB #NHL #NCAA #UCL #eSports & more! Blackjack, Poker & Dice.

Market Segment Sports Betting


Focused on Sportsbook


#Casino

#Gambling

#Sportsbook

Located in San Jose, Costa Rica.

Status

The WeChat on Ethereum - instant messaging with integrated functions.

Market Segment Encrypted Messaging


Focused on dApps, Social Networks


Located in London, UK.

Traceto

traceto.io is a decentralized KYC/AML platform for reusable KYC, credit assessment and data analysis. It is focusing around the needs of Asia-based blockchain tech businesses.

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Legal, KYC


#KYC/AML

#Exchanges

#Credit

#CreditRisk

#DataAnalysis


>> Similar to Selfkey, Civic

Located in Singapore.

Personalities involved in Traceto include Chye Kit.

Traceto partnered with Yincubator.

News / Traceto.Io CEO on the Nexus Between KYC And Credit Risk In The Blockchain Industry

Press / Blockchain KYC Platform traceto.io Partners with Yincubator

Press / traceto.io Partners with AI Trading Platform

Other / Traceto.io

AID:Tech

Transparency protocol for decentralized economy. First blockchain tech project to receive capital from government-backed initiatives and funds. Actively contributing to Hyperledger and Kubernetes.

Market Segment Legal & Regulatory


Focused on Transparency as a Service, Governmental grands, Fundraising


#Fundraising

#SocialImpact

#FinancialServices

#PersonalIdentity

Located in Dublin, Ireland.

Raised funding 1.0 MM USD

Personalities involved in AID:Tech include Enterprise Ireland, Techstars, Blockasset Ventures, Expo 2020 Dubai.

AID:Tech partnered with Wachsman, AmaZix.

Chain

Market Segment Developer APIs


Focused on Technology


Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 43.7 MM USD

LeadIQ

Market Segment Sales Automation

Located in Singapore.

Mainframe

Market Segment dApps


Focused on Messaging


Located in London.

Blockstream

Market Segment Data Security


Focused on Bitcoin


#Bitcoin

#Technology

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Raised funding 76.0 MM USD

GoCoin

Market Segment Online Shopping

Located in Santa Monica, USA.

Raised funding 2.05 MM USD

Blockstack

Market Segment Platform


Focused on Application Platforms


Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 57.5 MM USD

New Stack Ventures

Market Segment IoT


Focused on Internet of Things


Located in Chicago, USA.

BlockCypher

Market Segment Cloud Infrastructure


Focused on Data


Located in San Mateo.

Raised funding 3.1 MM USD

IDEO

Market Segment Synthetic Biology

Located in Palo Alto, USA.

PROPS by YouNow

Market Segment Technology


Focused on Video Streaming


Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 30.0 MM USD

Filament

Market Segment Industrial Automation

Located in Reno.

Raised funding 21.0 MM USD

Voatz

Market Segment Politics

Located in Boston, USA.

Raised funding 2.2 MM USD

NuCypher

Market Segment Cyber Security

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 5.15 MM USD

Qwikwire

Market Segment SaaS

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 0.315 MM USD

SmartContract

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

ShoCard

Market Segment Mobile Commerce

Located in Cupertino.

Raised funding 1.5 MM USD

Zcash Electric Coin Company

Market Segment Cryptocurrencies

Located in Boulder, USA.

bottr.me

Market Segment dApps


Focused on Messaging


Located in San Francisco, USA.

Coinding

Market Segment Developer APIs

Located in Palo Alto, USA.

Chronicled

Market Segment Supply Chain Management

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 12.325 MM USD

CryptoMove

Market Segment IoT


Focused on Internet of Things


Located in Oakland, USA.

Raised funding 8.0 MM USD

Storj Labs

Market Segment Data Storage


Focused on Cloud Data Services


#Storage

Located in Atlanta, USA.

Raised funding 2.0 MM USD

Mosaic

Market Segment Data & Analytics


Focused on Platform for data research.


Located in London, UK.

Ripple

Market Segment Remittance

#Banking

#Fintech


>> Similar to ZED Network

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 86.5 MM USD

Serica

Market Segment Credit

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Civic

Market Segment Identity Management


Focused on Identity


#KYC/AML


>> Similar to Selfkey, traceto.io

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 35.75 MM USD

500 FinTech

Market Segment Insurance


Focused on InsurTech


Located in San Francisco, USA.

Purse

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

PayStand

Market Segment B2B

Located in Santa Cruz.

Raised funding 9.0 MM USD

37coins

Market Segment Banking

Located in Sunnyvale.

Raised funding 0.025 MM USD

Hedgy

Market Segment Trading

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 1.2 MM USD

Wave (OGYDocs Inc)

Market Segment Trading

Located in Delaware.

Raised funding 0.12 MM USD

Coins.ph

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Remittance


Located in Manila.

Raised funding 10.0 MM USD

Circle

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Payments, Trading


#Poloniex

#Remittance

#Technology

#Fiat-Crypto

Located in Boston, USA.

Raised funding 246.0 MM USD

B2B Pay

Market Segment B2B

Located in Helsinki.

Elliptic

Market Segment Legal


Focused on Law Enforcement


Located in London.

Raised funding 7.0 MM USD

Legal.io

Market Segment Fintech


Focused on Legal


Located in Stanford, USA.

Raised funding 1.5 MM USD

Monetsu

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in Vancouver.

Raised funding 0.2 MM USD

Bitcoin India

Market Segment Remittance


Focused on Remittance


Located in India.

Gluwa

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Coinhako

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in Singapore.

Case

Market Segment Bitcoin

Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 2.2 MM USD

Ripio

Market Segment Emerging Markets

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 3.725 MM USD

Gem

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Los Angeles, USA.

Raised funding 20.882492 MM USD

Axiom Zen

Market Segment Startups

Located in Vancouver, Canada.

Airfox

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Boston.

Bonafide

Market Segment Personal Finance

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Raised funding 0.95 MM USD

SpringRole

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Santa Monica.

Raised funding 0.25 MM USD

Binded

Market Segment Computer Vision

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Fysical Labs

Market Segment Location Based Services

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 1.515 MM USD

Vault12

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Seeds

Market Segment Blockchain / Cryptocurrency

Located in Los Angeles, USA.

Raised funding 0.75 MM USD

Lakestar

Market Segment Technology

Located in Europe.

SABR.io

Market Segment Governments

Located in Mountain View.

Raised funding 0.208 MM USD

Hackers/Founders

Market Segment B2B

Located in Guadalajara.

Raised funding 0.575 MM USD

Skry (acquired by Bloq)

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Palo Alto.

Paxos

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in London.

Raised funding 93.25 MM USD

Digital Currency Council

Market Segment Law Enforcement

Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 0.208333 MM USD

EVERY*

Market Segment Shopping

Located in Seattle.

Hijro

Market Segment Finance Technology

Located in Lexington.

Raised funding 2.525 MM USD

Freemit

Market Segment China Internet

Located in New York City, USA.

Raised funding 0.028 MM USD

Monetizr

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Cincinnati, USA.

Koinify

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Mountain View, USA.

Raised funding 1.0 MM USD

NexGenT

Market Segment Training

Located in San Jose, USA.

Neuroware.io

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in South East Asia.

Raised funding 0.15 MM USD

Tierion

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 1.0 MM USD

Safello

Market Segment Bitcoin

Located in Stockholm.

Raised funding 1.48 MM USD

CoinPip

Market Segment Emerging Markets

Located in Singapore.

CoinList

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Raised funding 9.2 MM USD

Mediachain Labs

Market Segment Computer Vision

Located in Brooklyn.

Raised funding 1.5 MM USD

HashRabbit

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in San Mateo.

Raised funding 0.5 MM USD

Colu Technologies LTD.

Market Segment

Raised funding 12.1 MM USD

gun

Market Segment Databases

Located in Redwood City.

Raised funding 1.917 MM USD

BIGcontrols

Market Segment B2B

Located in San Francisco, USA.

Bitso

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Mexico City.

Raised funding 2.5 MM USD

Mifiel

Market Segment Blockchains

Located in Mexico.

 

 


 

Crypto Business Intelligence - Full Data Files

Perlin

AI

Perlin is a blockchain AI-focused startup that is working with redundant power in common smart devices.

Published November 16, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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we.trade

TRADE FINANCE

Joint venture of bank giants like HSBC and Deutsche, we.trade is a blockchain trade finance consortium focusing on SMEs.

Published November 03, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Fidelity

INSTITUTIONAL TRADING

Fidelity is an asset management firm founded in 1946 that recently announced a cryptoasset custody product.

Published October 16, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Numerai

INSTITUTIONAL TRADING

Numerai is a crowd-sourced AI-run hedge fund and Erasure marketplace that provides free data feeds for machine learning, leveraging structure-preserving encryption.

Published October 12, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Bakkt

INSTITUTIONAL TRADING

Bakkt is the regulated business crypto custody and trading solution available for investors with at least 25 BTC, waiting for regulatory approval in the US.

Published September 25, 2018 by Chris A.
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Etheremon

GAMING

Etheremon is blockchain game creating decentralized world of Ether monsters that players can collect, train, trade or let them collect tradable ETH tokens.

Published September 18, 2018 by JMT
#BusinessOfCrypto

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NagriTech

ITO

NagriTech is Irish agritech company producing organic fertilizers that has a crypto token, NagriCoin, with a successful initial token offering in 2018.

Published September 11, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Wyre

REMITTANCE

Wyre (SendWyre) is a blockchain technology initiative for compliant decentralized trading, supported by the DCG or Tim Draper.

Published September 04, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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SatoshiLabs

WALLET

SatoshiLabs is the company behind Trezor wallet that has been around since the very early days of crypto.

Published August 29, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

Read >>

Universal Protocol Platform

INTEROPERABILITY

Universal Protocol platform is developing the Proxy token, custody-based and business-ready solution for blockchain interoperability.

Published August 25, 2018 by JMT
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Lexit

M&A

LEXIT is platform for the mergers and acquisitions on blockchain, dealing with trading of intellectual property or whole businesses.

Published August 25, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Yincubator

INVESTOR

Independent investment firm with extensive business network, venturing into AI and fintech.

Published August 09, 2018 by JMT
#BusinessOfCrypto

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Zilliqa

DAPP PLATFORM

Zilliqa is the scalable and secure blockchain platform for hosting decentralized applications

Published August 08, 2018 by Chris A.
#BusinessOfCrypto

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ZED Network

REMITTANCE

ZED Network is regulated blockchain remittance project on Stellar blockchain.

Published August 04, 2018 by JMT
#BusinessOfCrypto

Read >>

Covesting

BEGINNER RETAIL TRADERS

Digital currency trading platform focused on copy trading, former Saxo Bank trading salesmen in the lead.

Published July 13, 2018 by JMT
#BusinessOfCrypto

Read >>

Adbank

ADVERTISING

Adbank crypto intelligence. Company, partnerships, social media presence and influence, airdrop and PR achievements.

Published July 11, 2018 by Chris A.
#BusinessOfCrypto

Read >>

ChiliZ

TOKENIZATION

Business and social data about Chiliz platform and related fintech business: People, partnerships, social media audience, influence.

Published July 05, 2018 by Chris A.
#BusinessOfCrypto

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All Data Files

 


New in Data & Analysis

Etheremon is the first dApp Game to integrate with Kyber Network’s liquidity protocol

Kyber Network enables users to pay in ERC-20 tokens, making it very convenient for them to access services in blockchain game dApps.

Published September 18, 2018 by JMT
Editor's note: In the business of entertainment, it is risky to let the player's interest wane in wait for transaction confirmation. Tagged as dApps

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Sports industry can now link the real-world with blockchain through voting tokens

The rise of blockchain technology business might have started with fully digital platforms and dApps but non-digital companies are finally catching up.

Published July 05, 2018 by Diana (Editor)
Editor's note: A proxy solution tokenizing crowd management in sports and beyond. Tagged as New Release

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NagriCoin Project Update: Biotech Token Struck Deal With Pecun.io

Pecunio closed a deal with NagriCoin - a biotech company that as a token sale instead of IPO - citing the rarity of having a non-digital industry represented on the blockchain.

Published June 30, 2018 by JMT
Editor's note: #Airdropped Tagged as Markets

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New online banking app from France is open to self-employed but not to crypto customers

Shine, the new French banking app, is open to self-employed applicants.

Published June 17, 2018 by JMT
Editor's note: Launched in March 2018, already 10K users. Sadly, it's not so overwhelming with the crypto-friendliness in France. Tagged as New Release

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SEC: Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum are not securities; market rebounds

Quick debrief on some other topics that emerged as the SEC ruled BTC and ETH not a security.

Published June 14, 2018 by Chris A.
Editor's note: The good news moved the cryptomarkets significantly. Tagged as Regulations

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Comparing Forex Market with Cryptocurrency Markets [Infographic]

One of the few metrics that cryptocurrency markets have in common with the forex markets in 2018 is the high percentage of total trades being located on few most popular markets.

Published June 10, 2018 by Guest
Editor's note: Still a long way to go for crypto markets. Tagged as Infographics

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New business angle for marketing agencies

Tokenized Crypto-Economy If there is one paradigm shift many marketers don’t doubt about, it’s the prediction that in the future, everything will be tokenized. We see number of interesting projects that could in theory exist...

Published May 31, 2018 by Chris A.
Editor's note: #TokenMarketing Tagged as Token Promo

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CryptoCon 2018 event is cancelled

Catering towards traders of all levels and investors. Relevant for both B2C and B2B. Distinctive because no sole focus on the blockchain solution, but rather on trading/investing and leadership. Great opportunities for your projects to...

Published May 31, 2018 by JMT
Editor's note: It could have been a unique event; sadly it will not happen. Tagged as New Release

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