CoinDesk Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 80
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $550K
Latest Deal Amount

CoinDesk General Information


Provider of news, resources and guides about the bitcoin and digital currency industry. The company offers a publication, covers news and analysis on the trends, price movements, technologies, companies and people in the bitcoin and digital currency world.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 1460 Broadway
  • 4th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036
  • United States
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CoinDesk Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 12-Jan-2016 $550K 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 27-May-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Angel (individual) 07-Dec-2014 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 16-Jul-2013 Completed Startup
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CoinDesk Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Provider of news, resources and guides about the bitcoin and digital currency industry. The company offers a publication
Information Services (B2C)
New York, NY
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New York, NY
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Beijing, China
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CoinDesk Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Crypto Briefing Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000 0000000000 0 000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Beijing, China 00000000000
0000000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Dover, DE 00 000000&0
0000000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Chesterfield, United Kingdom 000000&0
0000000000000 Accelerator/Incubator Backed London, United Kingdom 0 000000000000
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CoinDesk Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Joon Wong Chief Executive Officer
Kevin Worth Chief Executive Officer
David Bickford Managing Director of Client Relationships
Jacob Donnelly Director, Marketing
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CoinDesk Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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CoinDesk Former Investors (7)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
500 Startups Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bitscale Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Charlie Songhurst Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Diego Berdakin Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mike Jones Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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CoinDesk Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000 05-Jan-2021 000000000000000000 Financial Software 00000 00000
0000000 00000 04-Feb-2020 00000 00000 00 0000 Financial Software
000000000 30-Jan-2017 000000000000000000 Information Services (B2C) 0000 000000
CF Benchmarks Corporate Financial Software
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CoinDesk Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Lawnmower Information Services (B2C) San Francisco, CA 2015
0000000000 Financial Software New York, NY 0000
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CoinDesk Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00 0000000000 000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
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