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March 19, 2019
Blockchain technology is experiencing some of the same growing pains as the internet, and cryptocurrencies tanked in last year's crash. But cryptocurrency and blockchain aren't synonyms.
February 27, 2019
With shifting legal and public sentiment paving the way for a future on blockchain, we took a look at the top 10 venture capital firms investing in blockchain technology.
January 8, 2019
PitchBook analysts are at CES this week, where they're sharing their take on the tech talk, gadgets and industry trends likely to shape the coming year. Here's the report from day one.
December 7, 2018
Will blockchain's world-changing potential outweigh the scams and the busts? Even the industry's evangelists aren't so sure.
August 31, 2018
Polychain Capital has led the funding for MyCrypto, which provides an open-source platform for storing, sending and receiving digital assets. Boost VC, Coefficient Ventures and Ausum Blockchain...
August 16, 2018
Bitmain, a provider of cryptocurrency mining hardware, could bring in as much as $3 billion in an upcoming Hong Kong IPO, per reports. The company expects to create $10 billion in revenue this year...
Coinbase's acquisition of the digital identity startup is the latest move in the attempt by cryptocurrency's first unicorn to diversify its platform through a boost in M&A activity.
August 9, 2018
Why is Switzerland putting so much talent and effort into becoming the world leading cryptographic ecosystem? The answer is surprising and partly driven by a banking law that dates back to 1934.
August 1, 2018
Coinbase has tapped Jeff Horowitz as its chief compliance officer. Horowitz joins the cryptocurrency trading platform from Pershing, where he was managing director and global head of compliance....
July 31, 2018
Bitmain produced $1.2 billion in net profit in 2017 and $1.1 billion during 1Q 2018, per Fortune. The cryptocurrency mining company, which reportedly plans to conduct a public offering "very soon,"...
July 26, 2018
Galaxy Digital Ventures has led the round for BlockFi, which offers loans in traditional currency to owners of bitcoin and ether that are backed by the borrowers' cryptocurrency holdings. ConsenSys...
July 17, 2018
The latest PitchBook Market Map visualizes the current state of the blockchain ecosystem. Focusing primarily on investible opportunities, the map delineates key segments of the still-nascent...
June 26, 2018
Haun Andreessen Horowitz has brought on former federal prosecutor Katie Haun as its first female general partner. In her new role, Haun will co-lead the firm's new $300 million cryptocurrency fund...
June 21, 2018
In a scathing report, the world's central bank has labeled the largest cryptocurrency useless, unsafe and environmentally disastrous.
A lot has happened in the past six months to fuel skeptics of cryptocurrency. Nonetheless, VCs have taken a big leap forward when it comes to investing in the space.
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