Bitcoin Venture Capital Reaches All-Time High According to New Report

Bitcoin Venture Capital Reaches All-Time High According to New Report

In 2015, Bitcoin and blockchain companies closed 74 deals, raising a total of $474 million USD in venture capital, an all-time high, according to a new report by CB Insights and KPMG. The three largest deals in the bitcoin space were also the three first Series C funding rounds, suggesting that the venture capital space is continuing to mature to mid-stage. Released today, CB Insights and KPMG’s “The Pulse of Fintech” provides a global analysis of fintech venture funding. The document suggests that 2015 was the year that fintech entered the mainstream, with a record of $13.8 billion USD....


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