Blockstack PBC is a public benefit corporation focusing on developing the core protocols and pushing the decentralized Blockstack computing network forward. The privacy-centric network is pioneering applications that return online data ownership to consumers. Founded in 2013 and headquartered in New York City with a team spanning Hong Kong, Toronto, Barcelona, and Washington state, Blockstack PBC is funded by Union Square Ventures, Y Combinator, Lux Capital, Digital Currency Group, Naval Ravikant and others. Blockstack’s regulatory filings are available on the SEC’s Edgar website. For more information, please visit blockstack.org.
eToro is the leading global investment platform that empowers people to invest on their own terms. The company provides users with the tools and resources necessary to participate in cryptocurrency markets, regardless of expertise, so that they can buy, hold, and sell digital currencies with confidence.
BitMEX is a world-leading crypto-coin trading platform, holding the global industry record for daily bitcoin trading volume. The company's mission is to professionalize the trading of bitcoin derivatives and spur consumer and merchant adoption.
Hedera Hashgraph is a blockchain alternative, public distributed ledger that directly resolves five fundamental obstacles to mainstream market adoption of public ledger technology: performance, security, stability, governance, and regulatory compliance. Developers can build secure, fair, blazing-fast, enterprise-ready decentralized applications on top of Hedera.
Zilliqa is a high-throughput public blockchain platform that aims to make decentralized blockchains the building block of future enterprises and applications. Developed through academic research and helmed by a team of experienced scientists, engineers, venture creators, and leaders in the financial services industry, Zilliqa addresses limitations in scalability and security, enabling real-world usability across a variety of industries, including finance, digital advertising, and gaming.
The Galaxy EOS VC Fund is focused on investing in promising companies in the videogames and esports, interactive and immersive content (VR/AR), and digital objects industries, with a mission of building out the EOSIO ecosystem and driving the mass adoption of blockchain technology globally.
CoinDesk is the leading digital media, events, and information services company for the digital asset and blockchain technology community.
Gibraltar Finance promotes Gibraltar as the E.U. domicile-of-choice for financial services. A British Overseas Territory, Gibraltar is a self-governing democracy within the European Union that has established itself globally as a reliable center for the blockchain and digital assets industry.
Tendermint Inc. is the software development team behind the Cosmos Network and Tendermint Core. Founded in 2014, Jae Kwon created the Tendermint Core Byzantine Fault Tolerant (BFT) consensus algorithm to address the speed, scalability, and environmental issues experienced by Proof of Work (PoW) protocols in blockchain.
NGC Ventures (NGC) is one of the largest and most active institutional investors of cryptocurrencies. NGC adopts best practices from traditional financial markets to invest in and incubate leading projects in the crypto industry worldwide. Both Fund I and II have invested in over 70 projects, mostly in blockchain infrastructure and adoption technologies in areas such as De-Fi, Gaming and Decentralized Computing. NGC also incubated NGC StakeX, which is a node-operating division. NGC Ventures has offices in Singapore, Shanghai and San Francisco.
Dash is the leading eCommerce and payments-focused digital currency and the rising alternative to bitcoin. Dash has become one of the world’s most valuable and well-known cryptocurrencies, and its stellar model and organization have become broadly recognized as best-in-class.
Emaar is a world-renowned provider of premium experiences and the operator of a global ecosystem of the world’s most admired hotels, retail outlets, and residential properties. The company is recognized as one of the most valuable and admired real estate development companies in the world, with the world’s tallest building, the iconic Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, and the preeminent Dubai Opera being among its trophy developments.
Indiegogo is a crowdfunding giant based in San Francisco that empowers people to unite around ideas that matter to them. Indiegogo is a prominent supporter of blockchain technology, and allow users access to high end, high potential token offerings on their platform.
tZERO is a majority-owned subsidiary of Overstock.com, focusing on the development and commercialization of financial technology based on blockchain. tZERO aims to bring greater efficiency and transparency to capital markets through the integration of blockchain technology.
Qtum (QTUM) is a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) smart contract blockchain platform and value transfer protocol. In PoS, node operators are rewarded for validating transactions.
NEM Ventures is the venture capital and investments arm of the NEM blockchain ecosystem. Specializing in high-tech investments, NEM Ventures focuses on projects that demonstrate unique value propositions with the potential to propel the industry forward.
Singapore Life is a homegrown wealth technology company in Singapore, offering digitally-enabled financial services that allow users to manage, grow, and protect their wealth and financial wellbeing. Singapore Life is backed by leading insurance, wealth management, and financial services companies including Sumitomo Life, Aflac Incorporated, Aberdeen Standard Investments, and IPGL (Holdings) Limited.
IOHK is one of the world’s leading blockchain builders and supported the development of Cardano and Ethereum Classic, among other prominent protocols. Led by Charles Hoskinson, IOHK maintains several partnerships with universities around the world to conduct comprehensive blockchain research.
Founded in January 2017, the Crypto Valley Association (CVA) is an independent, nonprofit association established to take full advantage of Switzerland’s strengths to build the world’s leading blockchain and cryptographic ecosystem.
Chainlink is a secure blockchain middleware provider, enabling smart contracts to securely connect with external data sources and off-chain payment methods. Chainlink engages external data sources, APIs, internal systems, and payments infrastructure to improve blockchain connectivity.
BitPay is a bitcoin payments service provider that enables users to send and receive cross-border payments, as well as manage digital assets with the BitPay Wallet.
Steemit is the first and largest blockchain-powered social media network; one that rewards contributors for their content with cryptocurrency. The Texas-based company created the Steem blockchain, one of the most used and scalable blockchains ever invented.
PROPS by YouNow is a decentralized ecosystem of video applications. With an active community in the millions, PROPS hopes to create a decentralized model for digital media that uses blockchain technology to fairly reward contributors that power the network.
TOKEN2049, held in Hong Kong, is a premier event for decision-makers in the global cryptocurrency ecosystem to connect, exchange ideas, and shape the industry.
Paris Blockchain Week is known as the biggest blockchain and digital assets event in Europe, featuring high-quality networking opportunities, workshops, and hackathons under the joint High Patronage of the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance and the Secretary of State for Digital Affairs.
Velocity Markets Inc. is a leading provider of compliant solutions for investors in the digital asset markets. Through their products and services, Velocity Markets is developing an ecosystem that promotes deeper liquidity and offers investors a means to transact that's similar to processes offered by developed markets.
CoolBitX is the world’s first mobile hardware wallet that leverages the power of the blockchain to foster a more secure and empowered future.
Digital Assets Data is a financial technology and data company building enterprise-grade software and data feeds for crypto hedge funds, family offices, research firms, global consulting firms, banks, sovereigns, and other market participants.
aelf is a multi-chain parallel computing blockchain framework that incorporates state-of-the-art IT design principles and technologies to bring it up to a commercial standard. Based in Singapore, aelf is one of the pioneering projects planning to implement blockchain in enterprise by enhancing the scalability of existing networks.
Founded in 2016, æternity is an open-source, blockchain-based distributed computing platform that builds on decentralized cryptographic peer-to-peer technology. æternity is a virtual machine that can reward computational time and storage.
Horizen, formally ZenCash, is a privacy protocol for borderless, decentralized communications and transactions. Horizen aims to make the cryptocurrency and blockchain industries more digestible by building a supportive and educational community for mainstream audiences.
Komodo is an open-source infrastructure for the interoperable blockchain ecosystem, aiming to break down barriers to enterprise-grade blockchain adoption.
The Factom Protocol is a developer-friendly blockchain platform utilized by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and other leading enterprises. The protocol allows users to accurately budget projects, whilst securing unlimited data via simple API integrations.
A subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange, the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) aims to become a regulated platform for the launch and exchange of digital tokens.
Offchain Labs, Inc. is a startup that aims to make smart contracts more private, secure, and scalable using a combination of protocol design, incentives, and virtual machine architecture.
Ampleforth is an algorithmic reserve and monetary supply policy for creating low volatility assets. The protocol offers downside protection using a dynamic reserve, while maintaining upside interest through currency splits.
Edge is a secure multi-asset mobile wallet that offers privacy, autonomy, and protection on personal mobile devices. Founded in 2014 as Airbitz, Edge ensures that private keys are properly secured before ever leaving a personal device.
Fundament offers a full-stack solution to raise and tokenize investments. Utilizing equity-like debt instruments, Fundament leverages standardized and regulated financial instruments to build an instantly-liquid, globally-tradable asset class.
SharesPost is a leading provider of private company liquidity solutions and private capital markets research. Sharespost is onboarding current crytpocurrency exchanges to its global liquidity and settlement system to improve trading compliance and connectivity.
Coinsource is the largest bitcoin ATM network — with more than 200 kiosks located across North America. As an alternative to digital asset exchanges, consumers can buy bitcoin with cash, and sell bitcoin for cash, directly at ATMs.
Founded in August 2013, Bitcoin Suisse AG is a regulated Swiss financial intermediary, service provider, and asset manager that focuses on crypto-assets. Bitcoin Suisse AG provides financial services, including brokerage, trading, and asset-management solutions.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing is one of the leading computing schools in the world. With internationally recognized faculty, the NUS School of Computing offers degrees in computer science, information systems, and information security, as well as specializations in emerging areas such as artificial intelligence, fintech, and blockchain technology.
IOST is an application-friendly public blockchain infrastructure, helping decentralized app (dApp) developers overcome some of the most challenging problems facing mass adoption. By striving to solve the scalability trilemma, IOST enables dApps to build and deploy more meaningful services on its platform, allowing everyday users to experience the benefits of blockchain services.
Republic is an investment platform providing retail investors around the world with compliant access to curated startups and blockchain projects. The project aims to democratize investing and level out the fundraising landscape for founders and investors alike.
Propy is a real estate platform on the blockchain. Built on the mission of alleviating issues such as contract fraud, exorbitant fees, and the time consuming multi-step process to complete transactions, Propy provides one single platform to help remedy these common pain points for both buyers and sellers. Propy also offers key benefits to brokers by offering speed, simplicity, and clarity through a single platform to avoid mountains of paperwork, fostering a better client relationship though transparency into fees, while also allowing for property exposure to a global audience.
AION is a multi-tier blockchain system that's designed to resolve the issues of privacy, scalability, and interoperability within existing blockchain networks.
Polymath is the industry’s first security token launchpad. As a technology provider, Polymath allows companies to create security tokens backed by real world assets like real estate, bonds, equity and VC funds.
Radar Relay is a peer-to-peer trading platform and decentralized token exchange for Ethereum-based tokens built on the 0x Protocol. Radar Relay operates an order book and relays orders between peers without holding assets in custody.
RSK is the first open-source smart contract platform with a 2-way peg to Bitcoin that also rewards the Bitcoin miners via merge-mining, allowing them to actively participate in the Smart Contract revolution. RSK goal is to add value and functionality to the Bitcoin ecosystem by enabling smart-contracts, near instant payments and higher-scalability.
CasperLabs is developing a fully decentralized, scalable, public blockchain designed for mass enterprise, developer, and consumer adoption. The team lead by CasperLabs CEO Medha Parlikar and Lead Casper Developer Michael Birch is developing a new open source blockchain project. The protocol uses CBC-Casper, a Correct by Construction, Proof of Stake consensus protocol that uses bonds and slashing (penalties) to secure the network. CasperLabs is sponsoring research done by top blockchain researcher, Vlad Zamfir, who is the Lead Architect of CBC Casper.
Enigma is a decentralized data marketplace protocol looking to revolutionize the way data is shared, aggregated, and monetized. Enigma seeks to enable the scalability of blockchains by providing a complementary off-chain data network.
Datawallet is a blockchain-powered exchange encouraging independent data ownership. Taking on the $300 billion USD data brokerage industry, Datawallet’s digital marketplace allows users to reclaim ownership of their data by anonymously and securely sharing it with interested companies.
Blockparty are the pioneers of blockchain-based live event ticketing, eradicating several issues systemic in the legacy ticket purchasing process. Blockparty aims to eradicate bots, eliminate fraud, verify ownership, and create real demand for an optimal event ticketing experience for consumers.
With offices in both Singapore and Shenzhen, RockX is a digital asset services platform unlocking the full value of digital assets and decentralised governance mechanisms for token holders and those seeking to enter the market. Led by a team of industry veterans and technological experts, RockX aims to make digital assets more accessible and rewarding by providing user-friendly services and products for the cryptocurrency sector. Initially launching with a Staking-as-a-Service platform, allowing users to stake their digital assets in select public blockchains, RockX will serve as a trusted one stop service platform for all market participants, with plans to roll out various digital asset services and products in the future aimed at accelerating the professionalisation of the blockchain ecosystem.
TrustToken aims to create asset-backed tokens that you can easily buy and sell around the world. The company’s first asset-backed token, TrueUSD, is a stability-focused cryptocurrency that's redeemable 1-to-1 with the U.S. dollar.
Founded in 2012, Bitfinex is a digital asset trading platform offering state-of-the-art services for digital currency traders. Bitfinex provides access to peer-to-peer financing, an OTC market, and margin trading for a wide selection of digital assets.
Kochava offers a unique, holistic, and unbiased analytics platform to plan, target, measure, and optimize media spend. The Kochava platform, through network and publisher integrations, allows advertisers to target audiences and measure campaign performance with precision.
AlphaPoint is a global financial technology company helping institutions make illiquid assets liquid. Through its secure, scalable, and customizable distributed ledger platform, AlphaPoint enables customers to digitize assets as well as launch and operate markets. AlphaPoint and its award-winning blockchain technology has helped institutions discover and execute their blockchain strategies since 2013.
Solve.Care is a global healthcare platform that aims to improve access to care by reducing benefit administration costs and eliminating wasteful benefit practices around the world. Solve.Care is the first company to utilize blockchain technology in healthcare for value-based payments, allowing for the configuration of patient-centric care that's tailored toward disease conditions, economic and social needs, employment, and other eligibility criteria.
Loopring is a blockchain research organization focused on decentralized trading protocols. The open-source Loopring protocol provides fundamental building blocks for non-custodial exchanges and other applications that need to manage multiple tokens at once.
Wilshire Phoenix is an investment management firm dedicated to helping its clients manage assets throughout the investment lifecycle.
Loki is a privacy network that will allow users to transact and communicate privately and anonymously, creating new methods of interacting over the internet.
Codex Protocol is a decentralized title registry for the $2 trillion USD arts and collectibles asset class, placing provenance on the blockchain. Codex allows items to be tracked while maintaining owners’ privacy.
PlatON is a next-generation computing architecture that aims to facilitate secure, seamless, and open data sharing for the public good. Through Privacy-Preserving Computation (PPC), PlatON breaks down data silos and enables secure data exchange and collaborative computing for enterprise users.
Founded in 2014, Brave New Coin (BNC) is a data and research company focused on the blockchain and cryptographic assets industry. BNC is committed to providing trusted information, technical analysis, and standard-setting research on the blockchain sector.
Decentraland is a virtual reality platform powered by the Ethereum blockchain. Decentraland users can buy and build on virtual parcels of land with property ranging from static 3D scenes to dynamic applications.
Digix, incorporated in Singapore in 2014, is the tokenisation company behind the world’s first gold-backed digital asset class. Through the launch of its physical gold token, DGX, the company democratizes access to gold for the average person, providing opportunities for the use of digital gold through its operationally secure and transparent methods. Leveraging on the transparency and security offered by blockchain technology, Digix allows for the full visibility of tracking, verification, and auditing of its physical assets. Digix seeks to accelerate the convergence of digital and real-world assets, revolutionizing the digitization of gold through its proprietary technology.
Swych’s mobile gifting platform enables users to send “swychable” gifts from their mobile device that can be instantly redeemed for electronic gift cards from hundreds of popular brands. Swych users can instantly buy, send, regift, and redeem gift cards conveniently from their mobile device.
Vo1t is a security ecosystem that combines cutting-edge cybersecurity practices to create one of the world’s most secure cold storage vaults for digital assets. Vo1t’s prime account and staking services make it possible to return yields on assets held in cold storage.
Led by Co-founder of Ethereum Anthony Diiorio, Jaxx Liberty is a cryptocurrency wallet and multi-token blockchain interface. Jaxx Liberty, based in Canada, is one of the most popular and downloaded cryptocurrency wallets on the market.
Neutral is a smart contract system offering superior financial instruments to users in the cryptocurrency space. Neutral’s first product, Neutral Dollar (NUSD), is an aggregated basket of stablecoins, resulting in a digital asset with low volatility, heightened liquidity, and increased transparency.
Cypherium is a highly scalable and robust smart contract platform, featuring a joint Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT) consensus mechanism that can achieve thousands of transactions per second without sacrificing decentralization.
RNDR is a blockchain-based rendering platform that rewards those who lend their computing power to the network. From the creators of leading cloud graphics company OTOY, RNDR makes it possible for any 3D object or environment to be authored, shared, and monetized through the Ethereum blockchain protocol.
GSR is a fast-growing programmatic trading company that's developed a leading market position serving key exchanges and clients globally.
Monax is an open-source blockchain platform that allows users to construct their own secure applications using blockchain and smart contract technology. Monax is one of the founding companies behind the Agreements Network, a decentralized blockchain-powered contract management platform for small and medium sized enterprises.
The Concordium Foundation is a Swiss nonprofit that's working to create the Concordium Network — the world’s first standardized, easy-to-use, and fully compliant blockchain network that's designed to provide both a solid store of value and the global backbone for recording the world’s transactions.
NIFTY is a multi-day hackathon and conference bringing together hundreds of developers, investors, and entrepreneurs in Hong Kong to discuss non-fungible tokens (NFTs), collectibles, and blockchain gaming.
Beaxy is an all-in-one digital asset exchange that provides users with the ultimate trading experience, including customizable features, asset security, transaction speeds, and customer support.
QED-it is an enterprise solution for preserving privacy on the blockchain, allowing users to transfer ownership of blockchain assets without revealing confidential transaction details. QED-it uses standard compliant zero-knowledge proof cryptography to ensure the confidentiality of transaction data and metadata, delivering a scalable and robust enterprise solution.
UTRUST is the leading cryptocurrency payment platform. It modernizes the payments industry and solves the problems of traditional payment methods by offering instant transactions, buyer protection, and immediate crypto-to-cash settlements for merchants.
HotNow is a discovery platform that enables the first gamified online-to-offline economy, opening the doors for users to enjoy real-life value from the virtual world. Driving digital transformation throughout Southeast Asia, HotNow allows merchants and brands to deliver exclusive promotions to nearby consumers.
Utopia Music leverages blockchain technology to provide tranparency, fairness, and smart contract-based payment processing to the music industry. By creating new revenue streams and building real-time analytics tools, Utopia Music aims to help creators, businesspeople, and consumers revitalize inefficient processes that have long impeded progress in music.
COSIMO X is a leading tokenized venture capital fund focusing on early stage companies in deep tech industries. COSIMO X is disrupting the traditional venture capital investment model by issuing investors COSIMO tokens backed by investments in COSIMO’s portfolio.
By creating a suite of applications, Blockchain Studio strives to increase and facilitate blockchain usage while accelerating and securing the implementation of decentralized applications for businesses. Blockchain Studio’s first application Rockside enables developers to navigate the blockchain transition.
Social Alpha Foundation (SAF) is a nonprofit grant-making platform that focuses on supporting education and outreach to empower communities to utilize blockchain technology for social good, specifically in the areas of health, environment, and education.
B9lab is the world’s leading provider of blockchain education and training, with a global learning community of more than 14,000 students in over 160 countries.
Founded in 2014, B9lab aims to demystify the field by helping decision-makers prepare for technological disruption and certifying developers to drive that change. Alongside providing blockchain education, B9lab also offers consultancy, advisory and talent services to help organisations find the best technological and professional fit for their blockchain projects.
B9lab has also worked with high-profile corporate clients including Accenture, Bank of America, and Nissan to bring blockchain to their businesses with hands-on workshops and online courses.
CloseCross is a multi-party, decentralized derivatives trading platform driving democratic participation. Using a simple three-click trading process, CloseCross promises to level the playing field for those wishing to participate in the $1,200 trillion USD financial derivatives market.
Founded in 2013, BitGive is the world’s first Bitcoin 501c(3) nonprofit organization recognized by the U.S. government. Based in San Francisco, BitGive is spearheading transparency in the philanthropy sector with GiveTrack, which uses blockchain technology to track and trace each charitable donation.
ID2020 is a public-private partnership dedicated to using blockchain technology to provide the global population with access to an officially-recognized identity — a problem currently affecting 1.1 billion people around the world.
Headquartered in Crypto Valley in Zug, Switzerland, Blockchain Valley Ventures (BVV) is an accelerator and venture firm focused on developing and investing in blockchain-enabled businesses. BVV works with an elite group of blockchain companies, lawyers, auditors, tax advisors, and financial regulators.
Kraken is one of world’s largest digital asset exchanges. Based in San Francisco, Kraken allows customers to trade several pairs of fiat and cryptocurrency on its platform.
San Francisco-based Cryptograffiti creates unique pieces of art on the subjects of blockchain and cryptocurrency using relics of our financial system as materials.
Cryptic Labs is an innovative research accelerator primarily focused on solving fundamental problems in security and economics in blockchain. It functions as a unique advisory firm with expertise in security, privacy, and economics, offering collaboration on research, talent acquisition, and mentorship for companies.
Travala.com is a next-generation travel agency that's pioneering the cost-efficient future of online travel. WIth a platform of 567,928 properties across 210 countries, Travala.com leverages the token economy to deliver authentic reviews, streamlined booking processes, and a fairer pricing system for consumers and merchants alike.