Blockchain Capital

Founded 2013
Founders P Bart Stephens W Bradford Stephens

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Total investments 65
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$12M
Portfolio companies 77
Rounds per year 8.12
Lead investments 5
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.15
Exits 7
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Blockchain
  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Bitcoin
Summary

In 2013 was created Blockchain Capital, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the San Francisco.

When the investment is from Blockchain Capital the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The real fund results show that this VC is 12 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The high activity for fund was in 2014. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. This Blockchain Capital works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 6-7 partakers. Despite the Blockchain Capital, startups are often financed by RRE Ventures, Ben Davenport, Y Combinator. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are RRE Ventures, Future Perfect Ventures, Tally Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator, Digital Currency Group, RRE Ventures.

The current fund was established by P Bart Stephens, W Bradford Stephens. The overall number of key employees were 5.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Internet, Bitcoin. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Coinbase, Kraken Bitcoin Exchange, Circle Internet Financial. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Bitwave

Blockchain
Computer
Cryptocurrency
Information Technology
Software
$7M12 Aug 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

TRM Labs

Blockchain
$14M17 Jun 2021 Maryland, United States

Snickerdoodle Labs

Blockchain
$2M06 Jun 2021 San Jose, California, United States

Balancer Labs

Financial Services
$24M27 May 2021 Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Greenwood Finance

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Ethereum
Financial Services
FinTech
$2M01 Apr 2021 New York, New York, United States

OpenSea

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Marketplace
$23M18 Mar 2021 New York, New York, United States

Anchorage

Blockchain
Cryptocurrency
Financial Services
FinTech
Software
$80M25 Feb 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

Nexus Mutual

Blockchain
Financial Services
Insurance
$2M16 Feb 2021 London, England, United Kingdom

Blocknative

Bitcoin
Blockchain
Ethereum
$5M10 Nov 2020 San Francisco, California, United States
News
Abra Announces $55 Million in Series C Funding

– Abra has raised $55m in Series C funding. The round was led by IGNIA and Blockchain Capital, with new investors including Kingsway Capital, Tiga Investments and the Stellar Development Foundation.
– The round brings Abra’s total funding to date to over $85m since inception.
– This new round will enable the company to further expand its world-class product team into new offerings for wealth management, trading, and payments; scale its marketing team; and develop the company’s fast-growing high net worth and institutional sales offerings.
– Abra has experienced tremendous growth over the past year. The company’s revenues have increased more than ten-fold, while custody services, Abra Trade and Abra Earn, went from zero to $1bn in AUM, with zero defaults.

Bitwave Raises $7.25M In Seed Funding

– Bitwave, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of enterprise digital asset tax and accounting software, raised $7.25M in seed funding.
– The round was led by Blockchain Capital with participation from Nascent, Nima Capital, Arca, XBTO Humla, and returning angel investor Rowan Trollope.
– The company intends to use the funds to expand its software capabilities and grow its client base.

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