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1kx

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Christopher Heymann Lasse Clausen

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Total investments 43
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$9M
Portfolio companies 36
Rounds per year 8.60
Lead investments 3
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.16
Key employees 2

Areas of investment

  • Blockchain
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Ethereum
Summary

The company was established in Europe in The Netherlands. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Amsterdam.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the 1kx, startups are often financed by Techstars Berlin Accelerator, Techstars, ICONIUM. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Dekrypt Capital, Pantera Capital, Nima Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by a16z crypto, Union Square Ventures, Multicoin Capital.

This organization was formed by Christopher Heymann, Lasse Clausen. Besides them, we counted 2 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Blockchain, Web Development. For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United Kingdom. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 3 or 4 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Arweave, Nervos Network, Terra.

The top activity for fund was in 2019. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Glass

Content Creators
Cryptocurrency
Video
$5M27 Sep 2022 -

Gnosis

Blockchain
Ethereum
Prediction Markets
$100M14 Jul 2022 Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gnosis

Cryptocurrency
Financial Exchanges
Internet of Things
$100M12 Jul 2022 Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Sea Ranch Labs

Information Services
Internet
Software
$11M10 May 2022 -

Playmint

Gaming
Media and Entertainment
$4M27 Apr 2022 Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Strider

Sporting Goods
$3M11 Feb 2022 Midview City, Central Region, Singapore

Strider

Blockchain
Software
$3M10 Feb 2022 -

B.Protocol

Cryptocurrency
Information Services
Information Technology
$2M22 Dec 2021 Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

AcadArena

Blockchain
Education
eSports
Gaming
$3M13 Dec 2021 -
News
Nym gets $6M for its anonymous overlay mixnet to sell privacy as a service

– Switzerland-based privacy startup Nym Technologies has raised $6m.
– The round was led by Polychain Capital and joined by Eden Block, Greenfield One, Maven11, Tioga and 1kx.
– The company plans to use the funding to continue commercial development of network infrastructure.

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