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CoinFirmaCoinFirma - $0.5- Seed

31 December 2013 |  Undisclosed Venture Investor(s)

Cumalutive: $0.5M | Financial Services | Atlanta, US |


PaywardPayward, Inc. (Kraken) - $1.5- Seed

20 December 2013 |  Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: $1.5M | Exchange | San Francisco, US |


GliphGliph - $0.13- Seed

18 December 2013 |  Pantera Capital

Cumalutive: $0.37M | Financial Services | Portland, US |


CoinbaseCoinbase - $25- Second

12 December 2013 |  Andreessen Horowitz, Ribbit Capital, Union Square Ventures, QueensBridge Venture Partners, Anthony Saleh, Nasir "Nas" Jones

Cumalutive: $27.51M | Universal | San Francisco, US |


CoinJarCoinJar Pty - $0.5- First

2 December 2013 |  Blackbird Ventures, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.52M | Wallet | Richmond, Australia |


snapcardSnapCard - $0.06-/-

1 December 2013 |  Ioannis Giannaros, Michael Dunworth, Boost VC

Cumalutive: $0.06M | Payment processor | San Francisco, US |


Bex.ioBex.io / Spawngrid - $0.5Seed

1 December 2013 |  Cross Pacific Capital Partners, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.5M | Financial Services | Vancouver, Canada |


CoinplugCoinplug - $0.4Seed

25 November 2013 |  Silverblue

Cumalutive: $0.4M | Universal | Seoul, South Korea |


BTCCBTCC - $5First

18 November 2013 | Lightspeed China Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Cumalutive: $5M | Exchange | Shanghai, China |


2121 Inc (21e6) - $5.05First

17 November 2013 | Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $5.05M | Universal | San Francisco, US |


Ripple LabsRipple Labs - $3.5Seed

12 November 2013 | Camp One Ventures, Core Innovation Capital, Google Ventures, IDG Capital Partners, Individual Investors, Venture51

Cumalutive: $6.6M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |


itBititBit $3.25First

11 November 2013 | Canaan Partners, Individual Investors, Liberty City Ventures, RRE Ventures, Jay W. Jordan II, Ben Davenport

Cumalutive: $3.25M | Exchange | New York, US |


GoCoinGoCoin $0.55Seed

7 November 2013 | BitAngels, Demarest Ventures, Individual Investors, Ruvento Ventures, Crypto Currency Partners, Gary Stiffelman, Mikael Pawlo, Andrew Frame, Owen Van Natta, David Neuman, Ronnie Wee, Honathan Congdon, Prolific Venture Capital

Cumalutive: $0.55M | Payment Processor | Singapore |


BitstampBitstamp $10First

31 October 2013 | Pantera Capital Management

Cumalutive: $10M | Exchange | London, UK |


CircleCircle $9First

31 October 2013 | Accel Partners, General Catalyst Partners, Jim Breyer, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $9M | Universal | Boston, US |


GogoCoinGogoCoin $0.11Seed

9 October 2013 | 500 Startups, Draem Ventures

Cumalutive: $0.12M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |


GogoCoin

GogoCoin $0.01Seed

1 October 2013 | Draem Ventures

Cumalutive: $0.01M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |

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GliphGliph - $0.2- Seed

19 September 2013 |  Boost Fund, Portland Seed Fund, Rogue Venture Partners, Tim Draper, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.24M | Financial Services | Portland, US |


CoinfloorCoinfloor $0.1Seed

8 September 2013 | Passion Capital, Taavet Hinrikus, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Exchange | London,UK |


OkCoinOKCoin $1Seed

4 September 2013 | Ventures Lab

Cumalutive: $1M | Exchange | Beijing, China |


Mirror Labs IncVaurum (Mirror Labs) $2First

1 September 2013 | Boost Fund

Cumalutive: $2M | Exchange | Palo Alto, US |


BitpagosBitPagos $0.03Seed

1 September 2013 | NXTP Labs

Cumalutive: $0.03M | Payment Processor | Palo Alto, US |


ButtercoinButtercoin $1.25First

1 September 2013 | Alexis Ohanian, Centralway, FLOODGATE, Google Ventures, Initialized Capital, Rothenberg Ventures, Y Combinator

Cumalutive: $1.25M | Infrastructure | Palo Alto, US |


Armory technologiesArmory Technologies $0.6Seed

1 September 2013 | Trace Mayer, Jim Smith, Kevin Bombino, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.6M | Wallet | Baltimore, US |


ButtercoinDigital Currencies FinTech $1.25First

19 August 2013 | Centralway AG, Floodgate, Google Ventures, Individual Investors, Initialized Capital, Y Combinator

Cumalutive: $1.25M | Financial Services | Palo Alto, US |


SpondooliesSpondoolies-Tech $4First

1 August 2013 | Genesis Partners, BRM, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $4M | Mining | Kiryat Gat, Israel |


Avalon ClonesAvalon Clones $3First

22 July 2013 | -/-

Cumalutive: $3M | Mining | Scottsdale, US |

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Gliph

Gliph $0.02Seed

18 May 2013 | -/-

Cumalutive: $0.04M | Financial Services | Portland, US |


BitInstant

Bitinstant -$1.5First

18 May 2013 Winklevoss Capital, David Azar

Cumulative: $1.5M |Payment Processor | New York, US |


BitpayBitPay $2Seed

16 May 2013 | A-Grade Investments, Founders Fund, Heisenberg Capital

Cumalutive: $2.51M | Payment Processor | Atlanta, US |


Ripple Labs

Ripple Labs $1.4Bridge

14 May 2013 | Camp One Ventures, Core Innovation Capital, Google Ventures, IDG Capital Partners, Individual Investors, Venture51

Cumalutive: $3.1M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |


CoinJarCoinJar Pty $0.02Seed

1 May 2013 | AngelCube

Cumalutive: $0.02M | Wallet | Richmond, Australia |


CoinbaseCoinbase $6.11First

26 April 2013 | Ribbit Capital, Union Square Ventures, Red Swan Ventures, SV Angel, Interplay Ventures, FundersClub

Cumalutive: $6.11M | Universal | San Francisco, US |


Ripple LabsRipple Labs $1.7Bridge

11 April 2013 | Andreessen Horowitz, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, FF Angel IV, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Vast Ventures

Cumalutive: $1.5M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |

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Tradehill IncTradeHill $0.4Seed

1 March 2013 | Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.4M | Exchange | San Francisco, US |


BitGoBitGo $2Seed

1 March 2013 | Bridgescale Partners, Eric Hahn, Jeff Skoll, Bill Lee

Cumalutive: $2M | Infrastructure | San Francisco, US |


Bitpay

BitPay $0.51Seed

7 January 2013 | Individual Investors: Shakil Khan, Barry Silbert, Roger Ver, Ashton Kutcher, Matt Mullenweg, Ben Davenport, Trace Mayer, Jimmy Furland

Cumalutive: $0.51M | Payment Processor | Atlanta, US |

 
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