Bitcoin Companies Funding Hit Almost Half a Billion in 2015

Bitcoin, as any cryptocurrency, is quite a debatable topic. The opinions are diverse when it comes to the question of security and other risks related to cryptocurrency. There are even some compelling reasons why bitcoin may be dead soon. Despite warning signs, global banks are actively getting into the race of developing their own digital cash.

Regardless of the opinions on bitcoin and other digital money, there are still successful and growing FinTech companies working with the cryptocurrency are attracting significant funds. In fact, the funding for bitcoin companies hit almost half a billion ($490.48 million) in 2015 across 66 deals.

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