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Venture capitalists invest over $16B in blockchain equity since 2012

With over 3,000 deals in eight years, blockchain VC still makes up only 1% of the global VC market.
Did you know that between 2012 and 2020, over 3,000 blockchain venture capital deals occurred across the world? Cointelegraph Consulting has built the most comprehensive data set of all blockchain venture capital to date. Covering over $16 billion invested by 928 different angels, VCs, incubators and corporates, the new 75-page report is the most in-depth analysis ever written on the blockchain VC industry. “The Cointelegraph Blockchain Venture Capital Report” contains exclusive interviews with the most influential VCs including Etiënne vantKruys of TRGC, Jin Kang of #Hashed, Alon Goren from the Draper Goren Holm Fund, Stephan Wong from PNYX Ventures, Camron Miraftab of Rarestone Capital, Michael Anderson of Framework Ventures, and Ryan Taylor of the Dash Investment Foundation. Read the full report here.The report is divided into three major sections including information relevant for startups, venture capitalists (general partners) and investors (limited partners). The following are highlights from the report.Projects with coins that were popular for 2020 blockchain VC deals included: Avalanche (AVAX), Curv (CRV), DerivaDEX (DDX), Nervos Network (CKB) and Zilliqa (ZIL), just to name a few. Many blockchain VC funds have outperformed traditional VC funds. While traditional funds have had returns in the low double digits, several blockchain venture capital funds have earned 10 times that. Apart from the staggering returns, blockchain-focused VC funds have also enjoyed a low correlation with traditional asset classes. For example, Blockchain Capital’s BCAP token’s correlation with stock indexes …
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