PitchBook's second installment in its Fintech Analyst Report series delves deeply into the technology underlying bitcoin and blockchain to uncover key market applications and opportunities within the space. Beginning with a primer on the actual nuts and bolts of both bitcoin and blockchain, the report also identifies key challenges and developing trends as blockchain technologies mature out of infancy and seek to realize their much-hyped potential. Datasets on venture capital investment in startups focused on developing and/or applying bitcoin applications as well as blockchain-centric products—such as exchanges, remittances & payments companies, etc.—are also included.
Report Highlights Include:
- Top companies & investors
- Deal flow & capital invested by year, quarter
- Major business models & market opportunities
- Market applications & segments