Top Ranked Crypto Companies
The world of crypto has had an impressive ride in 2020. From Bitcoin's drop to $3,800 in March amidst the coronavirus crisis to its surge crossing the All-Time-High of $19,783 mark in the last day of November. PayPal has finally integrated the cryptocurrency payment method and Ethereum has launched Beacon Chain.
We are jumping into 2021 with good news as S&P Dow Jones is adding crypto indexes in the upcoming year. And many more great events are to go. We at BAI collected the leading crypto and Blockchain companies that are providing their most secure and advanced blockchain and crypto solutions for businesses as well to individuals.
Blockchain is one of the leading UK-based crypto companies founded in 2013 by Peter Smith, Nicolas Cary, and Ben Revees. Blockchain is a pioneer web platform that helps businesses and individuals access an easy and secure way to buy, hold and use digital currencies. The company's market capitalization is 63.6M Euro with 61 million active wallets and 620 billion transactions. The top crypto investors such as Google Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners support Blockchain.
Bitfury is a full-service Blockchain company founded in 2011 headquartered in Amsterdam. Bitfury today is a leading provider of secured and trusted technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Bitcoin. In addition, the company is deeply engaged in innovative hardware solutions development to provide the high-class security of the Blockchain platforms and virtual currencies. The market capitalization of Bitfury is 155M Euro.
Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust is a US-based cryptocurrency investment product that allows investors to buy and sell digital assets with their own brokerage accounts. The company was launched in 2013 and received FINRA approval to publicly trade eligible shares. In January Grayscale Bitcoin Trust became the first cryptocurrency investment company which got the status of the SEC reporting company. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust reportedly owns 509,581 BTC for November 2020.
CoinShares Group is a Jersey headquartered cryptocurrency investment company with offices in Jersey, London, New York, and Stockholm. The firm was launched in 2015 and today it operates as a full provider of asset management, venture capital, capital markets, and advisory services in the virtual currency industry. CoinShares runs millions in crypto on behalf of the world`s investor base. CoinShares provides family offices, hedge funds, and market intermediaries with market infrastructure services for virtual currencies. The company has traded $3 billion in both 2019 and the first half of 2020.
Ledger was founded in 2014 and today it is one of the leading digital wallet providers and security providers for virtual currencies, data assets, Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and second-factor authentication or login without a password. The leading wallet provider has 4 offices in Hong Kong, New York, Paris, and Vierzon. Ledger develops a unique operating system called BOLOS, which can be integrated into a secure chip for the Ledger wallets and to a Hardware Security Module (HSM) for numerous facility solutions. Ledger is one and only provider of this technology so far. The company has already sold 1,500,000 wallets.