• FOUNDING YEAR: 2013
    LOCATION:
    United States
    REGION:
    Last Update:
    18 Oct, 2019

Description

FOCUS

PRODUCTS & SERVICES:
Currently, BlockCypher offers a Payment API that can reduce dependency on merchant processors for payments. The API generates a unique address, monitors the transaction, forwards it and provides notification to the merchant when the payment has been received, thereby enabling the sender / receiver to monitor a specific transaction.
MAIN CLIENTS:
Some of its clients are Purse, Xapo, Coinbase, Verse, Bitrefill, SFOX, JoyStream, Coinify, Netki, Bitpesa, Bitspark, Blade, Korbit, Coinjar etc
EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS:
The company has partnership with Deloitte, Capgemini, Nutanix

PEOPLE

FOUNDERS:
Catheryne Nicholson, Matthieu Riou
Board Members and Advisors:
Stéphane Philipakis
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES:
1-10
INVESTORS:
Fenox Venture Capital, Upside Partnership, AME Cloud Ventures, Foundation Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Voylet Capital, Streamlined Ventures, Granite Ventures, Boost VC, 500 Startups, Blockchain Capital, QueensBridge Venture Partners, Halogen Ventures, Future Perfect Ventures, Coffee Ventures, Jesse Draper, Shawn Byers
KEY EMPLOYEES:
Karen Hsu(CRO)

TRACTION

VALUATION / MARKET CAP:
$20.67 MM in 2015

MOMENTUM

FUNDED:
YES
TOTAL FUNDING:
$3.5 Millions
DATE OF LAST FUNDING:
Jan 2015
TOTAL FUNDING COMMENT:
The company is planning use its funds to expand its operations in Europe and Asia. (Jan. 2015)
SEED & PRIOR FUNDING:
$3.1 Millions
SEED CLOSED ON:
Jan 2015
SEED PRIOR FUNDING COMMENT:
Cumulative funding indicated
CONVERTIBLE DEBT:
$400 K
LISTED:
NO

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