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Since the genesis of bitcoin in 2009, entrepreneurs & technology leaders have been using Digital Currency and the under-pinning blockchain ledger technology, to disrupt a variety of global markets. 

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BitreserveBitreserve - $9.6- Second

30 December 2014 |  -/-

Cumalutive: $14.6M | Wallet | San Francisco, US |


BitGoldBitGold - $3.5- Third

24 December 2014 | PowerOne Capital, Soros Brothers Investments, Sandstorm Gold, PortVesta Holdings

Cumalutive: $5.3M | Financial Services | Toronto, Canada |


PeernovaPeerNova - $8.6- First

17 December 2014 |  Mosaik Partners, Steve Case, Crypto Currency Partners, Atiq Raza, Ashar Aziz 

Cumalutive: $8.6M | Mining| San Jose, US |


BitGold

 BitGold - $0.8- Seed

5 December 2014 |  -/-

Cumalutive: $1.8M | Financial Services | Toronto, Canada |


ChangeTipChangeTip$3.5- First

2 December 2014 |  Pantera Capital, 500 Startups, Boldstart Ventures, CryptoCurrency Partners, Idealab

Cumalutive: $4.25M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |


DigiByteDigiByte $0.25- Seed

2 December 2014 |  -/-

Cumalutive: $0.25M | Financial Services | Santa Monica, US |


GetGemsGetGems $0.6- Seed

1 December 2014 |  -/-

Cumalutive: $0.6M | Financial Services | Tel Aviv, Israel |


PursePurse$0.3- Seed

27 Novemeber 2014 |  Roger Ver, Bobby Lee, Terrence Yang, FundersClub, StrongVC

Cumalutive: $0.3M | Financial Services | San Francisco, US |


BlockstreamBlockstream $21- First

17 Novemeber 2014 |  Reid Hoffman, Khosla Ventures, Real Ventures, Crypto Currency Partners, Innovation Endeavors, Future\Perfect Ventures, Mosaic Ventures, Ribbit Capital, AME Cloud Ventures, Nicolas Berggruen, Max Levchin, Ray Ozzie, Danny Hillis, Embrace

Cumalutive: $21M | Infrastructure | San Francisco, US |


OnenameOneName $1.5- Seed

16 Novemeber 2014 | Union Square Ventures, Naval Ravikant, SV Angel

Cumalutive: $1.62M | Financial Services | New York, US |


DogeTipBotDogetipbot $0.45- Seed

5 Novemeber 2014 | Blackbird Ventures, Scott and Cyan Banister, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.45M | Financial Services Redding, US |


CoinOutletCoinOutlet $0.05- Seed

1 Novemeber 2014 | BitcoinShop

Cumalutive: $0.05M | Financial Services New York, US |


SpondooliesSpondoolies-Tech $5- Second

24 October 2014 | Agile Wings, BRM Group, Genesis Partners, Olivier Janssens, Eden Shochat, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $10.5M | Mining Kiryat Gat, Israel |


BitLendingClubBitLendingClub (Loanbase) $0.25- Seed

24 October 2014 | LAUNCHub

Cumalutive: $0.25M | Financial Services San Francisco, US |


BitnetBitnet $14.5- First

20 October 2014 | Highland Capital Partners, Rakuten, James Pallotta, Stuart Peterson, Bill McKiernan, Stephens Investment Management, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, Commerce Ventures, Webb Investment Network, Buchanan Investment

Cumalutive: $14.5M | Payment Processor San Francisco, US |


AlphaPointAlphaPoint $1.35- Seed

17 October 2014 | Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Robin Hood Ventures, Scott Becker, Gabriel Weinberg

Cumalutive: $1.35M | Financial Services New York, US |


CoinsetterCoinsetter $1.4- Second

16 October 2014 | -/-

Cumalutive: $1.9M | Exchange New York, US |


bitFlyerBitFlyer $0.24- Seed

10 October 2014 | Bitcoin Opportunity Corp.

Cumalutive: $1.84M | Exchange Tokyo, Japan |


LibraLibra $0.5- Seed

10 October 2014 | Liberty City Ventures, James Pallotta, Ben Davenport, CrossCoin Ventures

Cumalutive: $0.5M | Financial Services San Francisco, US |


MeloticMelotic $1.18- Seed

10 October 2014 | Ceyuan Ventures, Lightspeed China, Bitcoin Opportunity Corp, 500 Startups, Marc Van Der Chijs

Cumalutive: $1.18M | Exchange Hong Kong, China |


swarmSwarm $0.12- Seed

10 October 2014 | Techstars

Cumalutive: $0.12M | Financial Services Palo Alto, US |


CoinoneDevign Lab (Coinone) $0.2- Seed

9 October 2014 | K Cube Ventures

Cumalutive: $0.2M | Universal Seoul, South Korea |


BitFuryBitFury $20- Second

9 October 2014 | Bill Tai, Bob Dykes, Georgian Co-Investment Fund, Lars Rasmussen

Cumalutive: $40M | Mining Amsterdam, Netherlands |


CoinplugCoinplug $2.5- First

8 October 2014 | Mirae Asset Venture Investment, Bokwang Investment Corp, Capstone Partners, DSC Investment, Tim Draper

Cumalutive: $3.3M | Universal Seoul, South Korea |


CiphrexCiphrex $0.3M -/-

7 October 2014 | -/-

Cumalutive: $0.3M | Wallet San Diego, US |


BlockchainBlockchain $30.5M First

7 October 2014 | Lightspeed Ventures, Wicklow Capital, Mosaic Ventures, Prudence Holdings, Future Perfect Ventures, Rafael Corrales, Amit Jhawar, Nat Brown, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $30.5M | Wallet London, UK |


SolidX PartnersSolidX $3M First

7 October 2014 | Liberty City Ventures, James Pallotta, Red Sea Ventures and Red Swan Ventures

Cumalutive: $3M | Financial Services New York, US |


snapcard

SNAPCARD $1.5M Seed

6 October 2014 | Tim Draper, Crypto Currency Partners, Insikt Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Boost VC, SeedInvest, Silicon Valley Angels, Fortress Investment Group, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $1.56M | Payment Processor San Francisco, US |


HahRabbit IncHashRabbit $0.2M -/-

1 October 2014 | VegasTechFund

Cumalutive: $0.2M | Infrastructure San Francisco, US |


bonadifeBonifide.io - / - Seed

1 October 2014 | Quest Venture Partners

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Financial Services New York, US |

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CoinapultCoinapult - $0.78M - Seed

30 September 2014 | Bitcoin Opportunity Corp, Roger Ver, FirstMark Capital, Erik Voorhees, Ira Miller

Cumalutive: $0.78M | Wallet Panama City, Panama |


CoinifyCoinify - $0.34M - Seed

25 September 2014 | SEED Capital

Cumalutive: $0.78M | Universal Copenhagen, Denmark |


CoinplusCoinPlus - $0.22M - Seed

18 September 2014 | -/-

Cumalutive: $0.22M | Payment Processor Luxembourg |


KoinifyKoinify $1M - First

17 September 2014 | IDG Capital Partners, zPark Ventures, Danhua Capital, Brock Pierce, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $1.45M | Financial Services | Mountain View, US|


GemGem $2M - First

17 September 2014 |Mesa Ventures, Idealab, James Joaquin, Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: $2M | Financial Services | Venice, US|


BitGoBitGo 

4 September 2014 |BitFury Capital

Cumalutive: $14M | Infrastructure | San Francisco US|


KnCMinerKnCMiner $14M - First

4 September 2014 |Creandum

Cumalutive: $2M Mining | Stockholm, Sweden|


KorbitKorbit $3M - First

25 August 2014 |Pantera Capital, BAM Ventures, Bitcoin Opportunity Corp, Tim Draper, Pietro Dova, Strong Ventures, Softbank Ventures Korea

Cumalutive: $3.6M Universal | Seoul, South Korea|


ChainChain $9.5M - First

20 August 2014 |Khosla Ventures, Pantera Capital, Barry Silbert, RRE Ventures, SV Angel, Thrive Capital, 500 Startups, Kevin Ryan, Scott Banister, Homebrew

Cumalutive: $13.7M Infrastructure | San Francisco, US|


BitXLuno (formerly BitX$0.82M - Seed

19 August 2014 |Bitcoin Opportunity Corp, Carol Realini, Ariadne Capital

Cumalutive: $0.82M Universal | Singapore|


BlocktrailBlockTrail $0.65M - Seed

18 August 2014 |Lev Leviev

Cumalutive: $0.65M Universal | Amsterdam, Netherlands|


BitbondBitbond $0.27M - Seed

13 August 2014 |Point Nine Capital, Nelson Holzner

Cumalutive: $0.27M | Financial Services | Berlin, Germany|


UnocoinUnocoin $0.25M - Seed

11 August 2014 |Bitcoin Opportunity Corp.

Cumalutive: $0.25M | Universal | Bangalore, India|


VogogoVogogo $8.5M - First

5 August 2014 |Bitcoin Opportunity Corp.

Cumalutive: $8.5M | Payment Processor | Bangalore, India|


VolabitVolabit $0.75M - Seed

23 July 2014 |Tim Draper, Boost VC, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, individual investors

Cumalutive: $0.75M | Exchange | Puerto Vallarta, Mexico|


bitFlyer

BitFlyer $1.6M - Seed

22 July 2014 | Japan-based venture capital firm

Cumalutive: $1.6M | Exchange | Tokyo, Japan|


OnenameOneName $0.12M - Seed

16 July 2014 | Y Combinator

Cumalutive: $0.12M | Financial Services | New York, US|


EllipticElliptic $2M - Seed

16 July 2014 | Octopus Investments

Cumalutive: $2M | Wallet | London, UK|


trade BlockTradeBlock $2.8M - Seed

16 July 2014 | Andreessen Horowitz, Barry Silbert, Devonshire Investors, FinTech Collective, Y Combinator, Data Collective, Bitcoin Opportunity Corp., Chris Fisher, Hard Yaka

Cumalutive: $2.8M | Financial Services | New York, US|


BitGoldBitGold $1M - Seed

14 July 2014 | Massimo Agostinelli 

Cumalutive: $1M | Financial Services | Toronto, Canada|


SafelloSafello $0.25M - Seed

10 July 2014 | Bitcoin Opportunity Corp

Cumalutive: $0.85M | Exchange | Stockholm, Sweden|


XapoXapo $20M - First

8 July 2014 | Index Ventures, Greylock Partners, Emergence Capital Partners, Yuri Milner, Max Levchin, Jerry Yang, Winklevoss Capital, David Marcus, Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: $40M | Wallet | Palo Alto, US|


ExpresscoinExpresscoin $0.15M - Seed

1 July 2014 | BTCS

Cumalutive: $0.15M | Financial Services | Santa Monica, US|

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BlockScoreBlockScore $2M - Seed

26 June 2014 | Battery Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Boost VC, New Atlantic Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator

Cumalutive: $2.03M | Financial Services | Palo Alto, US|


BitpagosBitPagos $0.6M - Seed

17 June 2014 | Pantera Capital, Boost Bitcoin Fund, 8capita, South Ventures, NXTP Labs, Tim Draper, Barry Silbert, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.63M | Payment Processor | Palo Alto, US|


BitGoBitGo $12M - First

16 June 2014 | Redpoint Ventures, Bitcoin Opportunity Corporation, Radar Partners, Liberty City Ventures, Crypto Currency Partners, A-Grade Investments, Jeffrey S. Skoll, Bill Lee, Founders Fund, Eric Hahn, Bridgescale Partners

Cumalutive: $14M | Infrastructure | San Francisco, US|


HashPlexHashPlex $0.4M - Seed

12 June 2014 | Barry Silbert, Jason Prado, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.4M | Mining | Seattle, US|


CoinfloorCoinfloor $0.2M -/-

6 June 2014 | Passion Capital, Taavet Hinrikus, Adam Knight

Cumalutive: $0.3M | Exchange | London, UK|


BitFury

BitFury $20M - First

30 May 2014 | Binary Financial, Crypto Currency Partners, Georgian Co-Investment Fund, Queensbridge Venture Partners and ZAD Investment Company, Jonathan Teo, Bill Tai

Cumalutive: $20M | Mining | Amsterdam, Netherlands|


BitexBitex $2M - First

30 May 2014 | UK-based investor

Cumalutive: $4M | Exchange | Buenos Aires, Argentina |


HuobiHuobi $10M - First

27 May 2014 | Sequoia Capital China

Cumalutive: $10M | Exchange | Beijing, China |


BitpayBitPay $30M - First

13 May 2014 | Index Ventures, AME Cloud Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Founders Fund, Horizons Ventures, RRE Ventures, Sir Richard Branson, TTV Capital, Jerry Yang, Richard Branson

Cumalutive: $32.51M | Payment Processor | Atlanta, US |


Mirror Labs Inc

Mirror Labs $4M - Seed

7 May 2014 | Battery Ventures, Tim Draper, Steve Case, QueensBridge Venture Partners

Cumalutive: $4M | Financial Services | Palo Alto, US |


ChangeTipChangeTip $0.75M - Seed

5 May 2014 | CryptoCurrency Partners

Cumalutive: $0.75M | Financial Services |San Francisco, US |


GoCoinGogoCoin $0.1M - Seed

21 April 2014 | 500 Startups

Cumalutive: $0.22M | Financial Services |San Francisco, US |


bonadifeBonifide.io $0.1M - Seed

21 April 2014 | 500 Startups

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Financial Services |New York, US |


Coinalytics

 Skry (Coinalytics) $0.1M - Seed

21 April 2014 | 500 Startups

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Financial Services |Mountain View, US |


Neouroware.ioNeuroware $0.1M - Seed

21 April 2014 | 500 Startups

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Wallet |Mountain View, US |


MonetsuMonetsu $0.1M - Seed

21 April 2014 | 500 Startups

Cumalutive: $0.1M | Payment Processor Mountain View, US |


ChangeTipChangeTip -/- Seed

4 April 2014 | BOLDstart Ventures

Cumalutive: -/- | Financial Services San Francisco, US |


CoinplugCoinplug $0.1M - Seed

3 April 2014 | Draper Fisher Jurvetson Partners, Key Initiatives Technical Entrepreneur, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.8M | Universal Seoul, South Korea |


PayStandPayStand $1M - Seed

2 April 2014 | Cervin Ventures, Serra Ventures, Central Coast Angels, TiE LaunchPad

Cumalutive: $1M |Payment Processor | Santa Cruz, US |


Magner BTCsxMagnr (BTC.sx) $0.3M - Seed

1 April 2014 | Seedcoin, Joe Lee

Cumalutive: $0.3M |Financial Services | Singapore |

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Bitreserve

Bitreserve $5M - First

31 March 2014 | Seedcoin, Joe Lee

Cumalutive: $5M Wallet | San Francisco, US |


GoCoinGoCoin $1.5M - First

26 March 2014 | BTCS, Crypto Currency Partners, Owen Van Natta, Demarest, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $2.05M Payment Processor | Singapore |


CircleCircle $17M - Second

26 March 2014 | Breyer Capital, Accel Partners, General Catalyst Partners, Oak Investment Partners, Pantera Capital, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $26M Universal | Boston, US |


HiveHive $0.19M - Seed

26 March 2014 | Roger Ver, Seedcoin

Cumalutive: $0.19M Wallet | Hong Kong, China |


PaywardPayward, Inc. (Kraken) $5M - First

25 March 2014 | Hummingbird Ventures, Trace Mayer, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund.

Cumalutive: $6.5M Exchange | San Francisco, US |


KoinifyKoinify $0.45M - Seed

25 March 2014 | Zhenfund (Sequoia China Angel), Ceyuan Ventures, Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: $0.45M Financial Services | Mountain View, US |


MexbtmeXBT $0.34M - Seed

18 March 2014 | Seedcoin, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.49M Exchange | Mexico City, Mexico |


OkCoinOKCoin $10M - First

16 March 2014 | Ceyuan, Mandra Capital, VenturesLab, PreAngel, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $11M Exchange | Beijing, China |


XapoXapo $20M - First

13 March 2014 | Benchmark, Fortress Investment Group, Ribbit Capital, Slow Ventures

Cumalutive: $11M Wallet | Palo Alto, US |


Tembusu SystemsTembusu $0.24M - Seed

12 March 2014 | Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.24M Financial Services | Singapore |


CoinSimpleCoinSimple $0.18M - Seed

7 March 2014 | Seedcoin, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.24M Payment Processor | Hong Kong, China |


ExpresscoinExpresscoin -/-

1 March 2014 | Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: -/- Financial Services | Santa Monica, US |


CoinsetterCoinsetter $0.5M - First

18 February 2014 | Crypto Currency Partners

Cumalutive: $0.5M Exchange | New York, US |


SafelloSafello $0.6M - Seed

17 February 2014 | Roger Ver, Nicolas Cary, Eric Voorhees, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.6M Exchange | Stockholm, Sweden |


EllipticElliptic -/Seed

10 February 2014 | Seedcamp

Cumalutive: -/- Exchange| London, UK |


Bitsim logoBitSim $0.5M - Seed

4 February 2014 | Seedcoin, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.5M Universal | Hong Kong, China |


CryptopayCryptopay $0.08M - Seed

4 February 2014 | Seedcoin

Cumalutive: $0.08M Payment processor | London, UK |


SpondooliesSpondoolies-Tech $1.5M - Bridge

1 February 2014 | Genesis Partners, BRM, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $5.5M Mining | Kiryat Gat, Israel |


GliphGliph $0.03M - Seed

31 January 2014 | Semil Shah

Cumalutive: $0.39M Financial Services | Portland, US|


BitSimpleTangible Cryptography (BitSimple) $0.6M - Seed

21 January 2014 | -/-

Cumalutive: $0.6M Exchange | Wilmington, US|


KorbitKorbit $0.4M - Seed

20 January 2014 | Strong Ventures, Bitcoin Opportunity Fund, Tim Draper, David Lee, Naval Ravikant, Michael Yang, Jay H. Eum, Pietro Dova

Cumalutive: $0.4M Universal | South Korea|


Mexbt

 meXBT $0.15M - Seed

15 January 2014 | Seedcoin, Individual Investors

Cumalutive: $0.15M Exchange | Mexico City, Mexico |


BitexBitex $2M - Seed

15 January 2014 | -/-

Cumalutive: $2M Exchange | Buenos Aires, Argentina |


BitnetBitnet -/Seed

1 January 2014 | Commerce Ventures

Cumalutive: -/- Payment Processor | San Francisco, US |


Chain

Chain $4.2M - Seed

20 August 2014 |RRE Ventures, SV Angel, Thrive Capital

Cumalutive: $4.2M Infrastructure | San Francisco, US|

 
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