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.
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.
CoinDesk is the leading digital media, events, and information services company for the digital asset and blockchain technology community.
Indiegogo is a crowdfunding giant based in San Francisco that empowers people to unite around ideas that matter to them. Indiegogo are prominent supporters of blockchain technology, and allow users access to high end, high potential token offerings on their platform.
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.
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.
AION is a multi-tier blockchain system that is designed to resolve the issues of privacy, scalability, and primarily interoperability with the existing blockchain networks. It allows communication between a variety of blockchains and helps to manage multiple applications.
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.
Republic is an investment platform providing retail investors around the world with compliant access to curated startups and blockchain projects. Republic operates under U.S. equity crowdfunding regulations, and is under the supervision of the U.S.
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.
Founded in December 2017, NEO Global Capital (NGC) strives to become one of the best investment platforms in the crypto industry by professionally adopting best practices from traditional investments; selectively partnering with leading investment professionals and technical developers in the world; while strategically leveraging and amplifying the NEO ecosystem to create lasting competitive advantages. With over $400 million in assets, NGC is one of the largest institutional owners of cryptocurrencies and has been a key contributor to a number leading blockchain projects including Zilliqa, Ontology, NKN, Oasis, Mainframe, Certik, Bluzelle, and Iotex.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Elastos aims to be the first completely secure environment on the web where decentralized applications are detached from the internet, while also permitting full scalability to millions of users. The China-based tech company is building a protocol that will allow full ownership, liquidity, and wealth generation from data and digital assets.
Mainframe is a decentralized communications platform that is resistant to censorship, surveillance, and disruption. The Mainframe platform leverages blockchain to ensure users can access, control, and share their own data.
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.
Citizens Reserve is a technology startup led by its CEO Eric Piscini, Deloitte’s former Global Blockchain Lead. Its blockchain-based platform SUKU offers an industry agnostic supply-chain-as-a-service platform to enterprises, making supply chains more efficient, transparent, and secure by offering.
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.
Orbs is a hybrid blockchain that complements and scales base-layer protocols. With built-in interoperability features, Orbs serves as a middleware solution for decentralized applications (dApps) with millions of users looking for a sustainable stacking solution. Its architecture strategy allows dApps to enjoy the best of two chains: unmatched security, liquidity, and ecosystem integration, together a production-ready scalability standard with suitable fee structures.
Loki is building a privacy network which will allow users to transact and communicate privately and anonymously, creating new methods of interacting over the internet. Loki maintains the belief that privacy is a human right and will empower all individuals to control their own digital information. Loki offers financial incentives to network nodes, and will permit users to build second layer services on the Loki network — the first will be Loki Messenger.
Founded in October 2016, Sweetbridge is a blockchain-based economic framework that transforms supply chain and logistics collaboration through fast, fair, and flexible value exchange. Sweetbridge is headquartered in Arizona, and has offices in London, Switzerland, Leichtenstein, and Gibraltar.
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.
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.
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.
Kowala is creating kUSD, an autonomously stabilized cryptocurrency. kUSD uses advanced stability algorithms to ensure that it remains pegged to the value of the U.S. dollar and experiences extremely low volatility.
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.
Fragments is an algorithmic reserve and monetary supply policy for creating low volatility Ethereum Standard tokens. The protocol offers downside protection using a dynamic reserve, while maintaining upside interest through currency splits. Fragments’ first token will be targeted to the US dollar.
TrustToken is a platform 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 is redeemable 1-to-1 for U.S. dollars.
Constellation is a horizontally-scalable blockchain operating system. Its serverless architecture ensures high transaction throughput, allowing for consumer-grade distributed applications to be built on the system.
POA Network is an Ethereum-based platform that offers an open-source framework for smart contracts. POA Network provides developers with the flexibility to code in Ethereum standards with the added benefits of POA Network's solutions to scalability and interoperability in blockchain networks.
Streamr, the technology stack for real-time data, aims to tokenize the value of data by enabling a new way for machines and people to trade on a decentralized peer-to-peer (P2P) network. Streamr allows users to maintain control of their personal data.
Led by Co-founder of Ethereum Anthony Diiorio, Jaxx is a cryptocurrency wallet and multi-token blockchain interface. Jaxx, based in Canada, is one of the most popular and downloaded cryptocurrency wallets on the market.
Shyft is the leading “creditability” blockchain network for the global economy, utilizing an open and unified framework to achieve greater standardization and efficiency in regulatory compliance and due diligence mandates.
Gibraltar Finance promotes Gibraltar as the EU domicile of choice for financial services.
A British Overseas Territory, Gibraltar is a self-governing and self-financing democracy within the European Union that has established itself globally as a reliable centre for the blockchain and digital assets industry. In January 2018, Gibraltar became the very first jurisdiction globally to introduce legislation around Distributed-Ledger-Technology (DLT), and has since asserted its position as a leading blockchain and cryptocurrency hub.
Founded by MIT researchers in 2014, Endor is a leading predictive analytics engine, providing automated predictions on and off the blockchain. Endor utilizes the disruptive new science of Social Physics, in conjunction with AI and Big Data, to analyse trends and patterns through encrypted data to effectively predict human behaviour, providing comprehensive data responses faster than competing predictive analytics platforms.
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.
Founded in 2016, Ambrosus is a publicly-verifiable and community-driven blockchain system designed to assure the quality, safety, and origins of essential products like medicine, food, and commodities.
Cryptic Labs is an innovative research accelerator primarily focused on solving fundamental problems in security and economics to advance the viability and growth of the blockchain. They function as a unique accelerator advisory with expertise in security, privacy and economics, offering collaboration on research, talent acquisition and mentorship for companies.
Nucleus Vision is a blockchain-based contactless identity management system and retail loyalty program powered by cryptocurrency. The technology aims to allow consumers to make better purchasing decisions when they visit retailers.
DigitalBits is an open-source, decentralized network that uses blockchain technology to support the tokenization of digital assets, such as loyalty points and rewards.
TLDR is a global advisory firm that specializes in tokenization projects and their interface with public markets.
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.
Cardstack is the open-source software foundation building a better experience layer of the decentralized internet. Users can mix and match features from multiple apps or dApps and create new workflows and user experiences.
Built on Ethereum, Aragon is the first management tool developed specifically to disintermediate the creation and maintenance of companies all around the world. Headquartered in Barcelona, Aragon was Co-founded by Luis Cuende and Jorge Izquierdo.
Kik is one of the world’s most popular social networks. The company launched Kin, an Ethereum-based token, to facilitate the exchange of digital goods and services on its platform.
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.
Ultra is building a first-class PC game publishing platform and marketplace that provides a viable alternative to the current distribution monopoly. Founded in 2017 by Nicolas Gilot and David Hanson, Ultra’s vision is to provide developers with the flexibility of a custom-built platform while bringing exciting innovations and financial incentives to players.
Hosho is a global leader in blockchain security and smart contract auditing, providing the most comprehensive cybersecurity testing methodology in the industry.
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.
Ketsal Consulting, the professional consulting arm of leading blockchain-focused law firm Blakemore Fallon, provides participants in the global blockchain market with the strategic guidance needed to navigate the fast-moving legal and regulatory landscape.
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.
Orvium is an open source, decentralized framework for managing academic publications and research papers. It aims to create a publically-traceable and trustworthy record of the research publication process.
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.
One of the top U.S. events in blockchain, Token Summit is a thought leadership conference where speakers and panelists explore sustainable businesses in blockchain and the evolution of today's tokenized economy.
Paycase Financial is the leading value network that merges traditional and crypto finance, providing infrastructure and liquidity to global financial markets. A FINTRAC registered money service business (MSB) since 2015, Paycase is paving the way for traditional financial industries to integrate blockchain into their own business frameworks.
Storm provides apps in which users can complete microtasks to earn cryptocurrency. Storm, based in Seattle, is aiming to revolution the future of work.
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.
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.
From the creators of leading cloud graphics company, OTOY, RNDR is a blockchain-based rendering platform that rewards those who lend their computing power to the network. With backers such as JJ Abrams and Alphabets’ Eric Schmidt and partners including HBO and Disney, RNDR makes it possible for any 3D object or environment to be authored, shared, and monetized through the Ethereum blockchain protocol.
Etherisc, creator of a global, decentralized insurance platform, is reinventing the multi-trillion dollar insurance industry by using blockchain technology to lower operational costs and provide greater transparency.
nDau is the world’s first buoyant digital currency optimized for long-term store of value and supported by a decentralized ecosystem. With built-in economic structures that support stability and potential for growth, ndau aims to provide dependability for holders not found in existing cryptocurrencies, in addition to a fair and accountable governance system.
Atonomi is the blockchain-based arm of leading IoT security provider CENTRI Technology and is the creator of the Atonomi Network, which will offer a blockchain-based security protocol for the Internet of Things (IoT).
COSIMO X is a leading evergreen tokenized venture capital fund focusing on early stage companies in deep tech industries, such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, AR/VR, IoT, and cybersecurity. COSIMO X is disrupting the traditional venture capital investment model by issuing investors COSIMO Tokens backed by investments in COSIMO’s portfolio companies.
SONM (Supercomputer Organized by Network Mining) is a decentralized worldwide fog supercomputer for general purpose computing from site hosting to scientific calculations.
INS is a scalable blockchain-based platform that enables consumers to buy groceries directly from manufacturers with convenience and at lower prices. Aiming to disrupt the $8.5 trillion USD global grocery market, INS connects manufacturers directly with consumers with an aim to disintermediate the retailer.
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.
GECKO Governance is a RegTech solution for bank and fund financial compliance in the blockchain industry. The GECKO Governance platform ensures trusted, secure, and decentralized compliance for data providers and consumers.
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.
Invented by AI provider Talla, BotChain aims to solve issues systemic in the automated assistant sector. The project will help bot developers, enterprises, software companies, and system integrators to better validate, certify, and manage the millions of bots and billions of transactions powered by AI.
Node40 is a blockchain focused tech company based in New York. They are the creators of Node40 Balance, a revolutionary SaaS product making cryptocurrency tax reporting simpler and more accurate.
CharityStars are the creators of AidCoin, the token for charitable giving. AidCoin allows people to donate to charities while easily tracking their donations on a public ledger.
Created by the team behind Codec.ai, MEDIA Protocol brings a new economic layer to the online content market by utilizing a blockchain-based model to alleviate digital content distribution and consumption issues.
ULedger is a “Data Integrity as a Service” company that brings security, transparency, and integrity to digital records and electronic communications. ULedger’s protocol provides clients with an immutable third-party audit trail of information that's critical to overcoming the cybersecurity threats that enterprises face on a daily basis.
Headquartered in Singapore, Indorse is a decentralized professional network where the user is in charge of their own data, rather than a third party. The network will incentivize professionals to verify and endorse the skill sets of their peers.
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.
SmartContract.com is a secure blockchain middleware provider, enabling smart contracts to securely connect with external data sources and off-chain payment methods. SmartContract.com engages external data sources, APIs, internal systems, and payments infrastructure to improve blockchain connectivity.
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.
Leverj is a decentralized-trading platform for cryptocurrency derivatives. Leverj is aiming to implement advanced trading and complex finanical instruments to cryptocurrency users.
Headquartered in London, TokenCard is a smart contract-powered debit card that enables users to spend cryptocurrencies on everyday goods and services. TokenCard aims to be usable at payment terminals and ATMs around the world.
Bodhi is a decentralized prediction market platform. Built on the Qtum blockchain, Bodhi allows users to create and trade on the outcome of finance, sports, politics, and any other global event.
SatoshiLabs, based in Prague, is a technology company focused on blockchain. They created cryptocurrency hardware wallet Trezor, and also created the first-ever bitcoin mining pool, SlushPool.
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.
qiibee is a decentralized, blockchain-based loyalty ecosystem that aims to bridge the gap between today’s loyalty systems and cutting-edge blockchain technology.
San Francisco-based Cryptograffiti creates unique pieces of art on the subjects of blockchain and cryptocurrency using relics of our financial system as materials.