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Have you ever wondered which private companies in the Blockchain industry have the highest valuations?

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35 Blockchain Unicorns Companies

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Ripple

Ripple

Ripple offers blockchain solutions to transfer money globally with speed and certainty of settlement.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $15.00

    B (

    December 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Arthur Britto, Chris Larsen, Jed McCaleb, Ryan Fugger

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech, Internet, Payments

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $293.90M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    14

  • Number of investors:

    38

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OpenSea

OpenSea

OpenSea is an NFT marketplace that enables users to discover, collect, and sell blockchain-based digital assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $13.30

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Alex Atallah, Devin Finzer

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Marketplace

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $425.12M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    48

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Digital Currency Group

Digital Currency Group

Digital Currency Group builds and supports bitcoin and blockchain companies by leveraging insights, network, and access to capital.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $10.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Barry Silbert

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Financial Services, Venture Capital

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $600.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    27

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Fireblocks

Fireblocks

Fireblocks is a blockchain security service provider for moving, storing, and issuing digital assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $8.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Idan Ofrat, Michael Shaulov, Pavel Berengoltz

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Cyber Security

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,039.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    28

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Dapper Labs

Dapper Labs

Dapper Labs is a consumer-focused cryptocurrency company that builds blockchain games and supports digital collectables.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $7.60

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Canada

  • City:

    Vancouver

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Dieter Shirley, Mack Flavelle, Roham Gharegozlou

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Gaming, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $665.07M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    95

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Blockchain.com

Blockchain.com

Blockchain.com is the premier digital asset platform, the foundational technology behind cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $5.20

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United Kingdom

  • City:

    London

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Benjamin Reeves, Nicolas Cary, Peter Smith

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $490.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    26

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Sorare

Sorare

Sorare is a global fantasy football game where players can buy, trade, and play with official digital cards.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.30

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    France

  • City:

    Paris

  • Started in:

    2019

  • Founders:

    Adrien Montfort, Fabian Estrada, Nicolas Julia

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Fantasy Sports, Gaming, Soccer

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $737.08M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    31

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Chainalysis

Chainalysis

Chainalysis is a financial services company that is dedicated to complying with regulations. They help businesses and government agencies detect, monitor, and analyze suspicious transactions by using blockchain forensics.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.20

    B (

    November 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Jan Moller, Jonathan Levin, Michael Gronager

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech, Security, Software

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $366.72M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    26

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BitPanda

BitPanda

Bitpanda is a cryptocurrency exchange platform that provides access to a wide range of digital assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.11

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Austria

  • City:

    Vienna

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Christian Trummer, Eric Demuth, Paul Klanschek

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $497.43M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    8

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Alchemy

Alchemy

Alchemy is a decentralized application development platform that enables businesses to create dependable decentralized applications.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.50

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Joseph Lau, Nikil Viswanathan

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Developer APIs, Developer Platform, Productivity Tools

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $545.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    51

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Celsius Network

Celsius Network

Celsius Network is a decentralized lending platform powered by blockchain technology that may be accessed via a free mobile app.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.50

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Hoboken

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Alex Mashinsky, Nuke Goldstein, S. Daniel Leon

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Consumer Lending, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $778.80M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    7

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BlockDaemon

BlockDaemon

Blockdaemon is a blockchain deployment facilitator that maintains blockchain network nodes and payment rails.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.25

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Los Angeles

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Konstantin Richter

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $401.54M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    37

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ConsenSys

ConsenSys

ConsenSys develops enterprise applications, invests in startups, builds developer tools, and offers blockchain education.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.20

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Andrew Keys, Joseph Lubin

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Mobile, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $282.50M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    29

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BlockFi

BlockFi

BlockFi allows cryptoasset owners to leverage their blockchain assets as collateral to receive liquid USD loans.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Jersey City

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Flori Marquez, Zac Prince

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Consumer Lending, Cryptocurrency, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $512.75M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    16

  • Number of investors:

    49

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Anchorage Digital

Anchorage Digital

Anchorage Digital is a cryptocurrency platform that provides custody, trading, and finance, as well as staking and governance.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    December 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Diogo Monica, Nathan McCauley

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $487.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    30

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Circle

Circle

Circle is the global crypto finance platform, making it possible for anyone to buy, sell, use, and accept crypto assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    May 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Boston

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Jeremy Allaire, Sean Neville

  • Industries:

    Banking, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $3,497.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    39

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Sky Mavis

Sky Mavis

Sky Mavis is a video game developer that brings the benefits of blockchain through fun and practical applications.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Vietnam

  • City:

    Ho Chi Minh City

  • Started in:

    2019

  • Founders:

    Aleksander Leonard Larsen, Jeffrey Zirlin, Viet Anh Ho

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Information Technology, Video Games

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $161.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    25

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Kraken

Kraken

Kraken is the leading cryptocurrency exchange for those seeking to trade Bitcoin, Ethereum and over 40 other digital assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.92

    B (

    June 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Jesse Powell

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum, FinTech, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $18.57M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    30

  • Number of investors:

    31

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Paxos

Paxos

Paxos is a regulated financial institution building infrastructure to enable movement between physical and digital assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.40

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Charles Cascarilla, Richmond Teo

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $535.25M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    24

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StarkWare

StarkWare

StarkWare Industries develops a full-proof stack in generating and verifying proofs of computational integrity in the blockchain.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Israel

  • City:

    Netanya

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Alessandro Chiesa, Eli Ben-Sasson, Michael Riabzev, Uri Kolodny

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Information Technology, Software

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $167.70M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    29

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candy.com

candy.com

Candy Digital is a distributed ledger technology (DLT) firm that enables MLB fans to purchase and trade officially licensed nonfungible tokens.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.50

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2021

  • Founders:

    Michael G. Rubin, Mike Novogratz

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Collectibles, Sports

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $100.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    9

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CoinList

CoinList

CoinList is a platform that helps blue-chip crypto projects connect with new token holders.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.50

    B (

    October 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Andy Bromberg, Brian Tubergen, Graham Jenkin, Joshua Slayton, Kendrick Nguyen, Paul Menchov

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $169.20M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    30

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Aleo

Aleo

Aleo is developing a framework for developing private applications using blockchains.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.45

    B (

    February 2022

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2019

  • Founders:

    Collin Chin, Howard Wu, Raymond Chu

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cyber Security, Information Technology

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $298.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    19

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Figment

Figment

Figment supports the adoption, growth and long term success of the Web 3 ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    December 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Canada

  • City:

    Toronto

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Andrew Cronk, Lorien Gabel, Matt Harrop

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Computer, Cryptocurrency, Network Security, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1-10

  • Funding Amount:

    $163.84M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    31

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CoinTracker

CoinTracker

CoinTracker is a portfolio and tax manager for cryptocurrency that enables seamless cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and tax compliance.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.30

    B (

    January 2022

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Chandan Lodha, Jon Lerner

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Compliance, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $101.62M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    18

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Lukka

Lukka

Lukka is a software company that delivers middle and back-office solutions for the crypto-asset ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.30

    B (

    January 2022

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Jake Benson

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $207.30M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    16

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Mythical Games

Mythical Games

Mythical Games is a video game engine for player-owned economies.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.25

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Sherman Oaks

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Cameron Thacker, Chris Downs, Jamie Jackson, John Linden, Rudy Koch

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Gaming, Video Games

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $260.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    34

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Offchain Labs

Offchain Labs

Offchain Labs develops Arbitrum, a solution for scaling Ethereum smart contracts

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.20

    B (

    August 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Princeton

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Ed Felten, Harry Kalodner, Steven Goldfeder

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Network Security, Security, Software

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $123.70M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    12

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CoinDCX

CoinDCX

CoinDCX operates as a cryptocurrency exchange aggregator.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    August 2021

    )

  • Country:

    India

  • City:

    Maharashtra

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Neeraj Khandelwal, Sumit Gupta

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Financial Services, FinTech, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $109.40M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    19

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Axelar

Axelar

Axelar is a decentralized communication platform that bridges the divide between blockchain ecosystems, applications, and assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    February 2022

    )

  • Country:

    Canada

  • City:

    Waterloo

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Georgios Vlachos, Sergey Gorbunov

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Developer APIs, Network Security, Software

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $63.75M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    28

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Injective Protocol

Injective Protocol

Injective Protocol is a financial trading platform for cryptocurrencies. It aims to “unite all blockchain and crypto communities into a universal financial market”.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Albert Chon, Eric Chen

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Finance, Financial Exchanges, Financial Services, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $13.10M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    21

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Dunamu

Dunamu

Dunamu provides a wide range of innovative services with a focus on fintech and blockchain.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    South Korea

  • City:

    Seoul

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Chi-Hyung Song, Hyoung-nyon Kim, Hyung-nyon Kim

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Stock Exchanges

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $72.44M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    13

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Dune Analytics

Dune Analytics

Dune Analytics is an Ethereum-centric analytics platform that makes on-chain crypto data accessible and consumable.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    February 2022

    )

  • Country:

    Norway

  • City:

    Oslo

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Fredrik Haga, Mats Olsen

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $79.42M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    21

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Forte Labs

Forte Labs

Forte is an economic technology for games that powers NFTs and rich token economies.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    May 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Brett Seyler, Josh Williams, Kent Wakeford, Kevin Chou, Mahesh Vellanki

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Developer Platform, eSports, Gaming, Video Games

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $910.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    25

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BitFury

BitFury

Bitfury is a world-leading full-service blockchain technology company and one of the largest private infrastructure providers in the blockchain ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Netherlands

  • City:

    Amsterdam

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Valery Nebesny, Valery Vavilov

  • Industries:

    Bitcoin, Blockchain, Data Center, FinTech, Hardware, Information Services, Information Technology, Mining, Mining Technology

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $170.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    24

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