Original author | Ramish Cheema
compile | Baize Research Institute
When investors and consumers encounter “ Blockchain ” This word , For most of them , The first thing they think of is bitcoin . Although bitcoin and blockchain are inextricably linked , But the latter is more diversified than simple currencies , Although it forms the backbone of what bitcoin provides , Anonymity and transaction security .
Simply speaking , Blockchain is a distributed ledger , Traditionally called a ledger . Any party using this ledger for transactions can access it and make changes , This results in multiple copies of multiple users , This is a concept to improve transaction integrity .
The rise of bitcoin and related cryptocurrencies has stimulated the popularity of blockchain technology companies , Many people think the industry is worth billions of dollars in the near future . for example ,MarketsandMarkets Of 2019 The annual research report is expected to , from 2020 Year to 2025 year , The global blockchain market will grow at an amazing rate 67.3% Compound annual growth rate of (CAGR) growth . The report estimates that , To 2020 end of the year , The value of the market will reach 30 Billion dollars , To 2025 By the end of the year 397 Billion dollars . The research company also believes that , Although small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) Will be the backbone of this growth , However, the largest share of the dollar cake will be composed of traditional financial institutions relying on blockchain .
Forbes also adopted MarketsandMarkets To share the CAGR Data and market size values . The research company predicts ,2019 - 2027 During the year, the compound annual growth rate of the global blockchain market was 56.1%, Expect to 2027 The value of the industry will reach... By the end of the year 690 Billion dollars .
PricewaterhouseCoopers, Commonly known as PwC , Is one of the largest accounting firms in the world , It's in 2020 A report at the end of the year said , To 2030 year , Blockchain technology can contribute to global GDP (GDP) Add amazing 1.76 Trillions of dollars . The company also stipulates that in its report , Most of this increase will be due to companies using the technology to avoid counterfeit products and fraudulent transactions . The industry is called by the company “ origin ”, To 2030 year , It will itself be a global GDP increase 9030 Billion dollars .
The method of counting
We use many factors in determining the value of a company . For this list , Because some companies don't trade publicly , We will use their revenue as the main determinant of their size . Although the list is diverse , But it mainly includes companies that mainly focus on using the blockchain department to provide products to their customers , Or a financial company that adds cryptocurrency to its portfolio , Or most of its business products focus on providing technical solutions including blockchain . otherwise , Large technology giants including Microsoft and Amazon also have their own blockchain departments , But because blockchain is not their main business , So they are excluded from the list .
The most valuable blockchain company in the world
15. Blockstream（ private ）
income ： It is estimated that 780 Thousands of dollars .
Blockstream It was founded in 2014 Canadian company in , The company also provides blockchain solutions for storing and transmitting digital assets , Mainly bitcoin . Like other small blockchain companies ,Blockstream Also keep its financial details confidential , Because it's not publicly traded , Therefore, there is no obligation to share details publicly .
However , According to data aggregators Growjo call , The annual income of the company is 760 Thousands of dollars , It is one of the smallest companies at present .
With Square、 Tesla 、 Big companies such as apple and Google have embraced cryptocurrency , Blockchains and such Blockstream Cryptocurrency companies like this are also beginning to grow .
14.Intellectsoft（ private ）
income ： It is estimated that every year 11.43 dollar
Intellectsoft Is a software solution development company , Founded on 2007 year . Its target customers are enterprises and companies , It has five offices around the world , One of them is in New York , The other is in Miami .
Intellectsoft Our blockchain division is called Intellectsoft Blockchain Lab , It's with the London Stock Exchange 、 The world bank 、 Ernst & Young has established partnerships with large companies such as Nestle .
according to Dun & Bradstreet Annual income model ,Intellectsoft The annual income is 1143 Thousands of dollars .
13. Deqode（ primary Techracers）
income ： It is estimated that every year 1900 Thousands of dollars
Deqode, It was originally called Techracers, Founded on 2012 year , It is famous for its all-round development of blockchain . The company was one of the few companies that brought the benefits of blockchain to all aspects of the way businesses and individuals traded with each other . Some of these include wallets 、 Contract audit 、 Exchanges and private blockchains .
According to data aggregators Growjo call ,Deqode The annual income is 1900 Thousands of dollars .
12. Steem (STEEM-USD)
income ： It is estimated that every year 2400 Thousands of dollars
Steem It was founded in 2016 Blockchain company in , Launched its first item called Genesis Block Service for . From then on , It provides services to three types of users . They are developers 、 Entrepreneurs and social users . It also provides community and development support programs .
According to the data aggregation platform Growjo call ,Steem At present, the estimated annual income is 2400 Thousands of dollars .
11. ConsenSys（ private ）
income ：2020 year 3000 Thousands of dollars
A small but emerging player in blockchain is ConsenSys, It was founded on 2014 year , Provide cryptocurrency wallet and blockchain solutions . Unlike other similar companies that often disclose revenue , As a private company ConsenSys Remain relatively silent about such details .
However , The company does need to provide these details to investors when seeking to raise additional funds , And it's in 4 In a publicity campaign in January, it indirectly revealed its income , It outlines its plan to double revenue by the end of the year , achieve 6000 Thousands of dollars . It means ConsenSys stay 2020 The annual income is 3000 Thousands of dollars , Compared with other companies , This is relatively mild .
With Square Inc（ NYSE stock code ：SQ）、 Tesla （ Nasdaq stock code ：TSLA）、 Apple Inc （ Nasdaq stock code ：AAPL） and Alphabet Inc Class A（ Nasdaq stock code ：GOOGL） Wait for the government and big companies to embrace cryptocurrency , Blockchain and cryptocurrency companies （ Such as ConsenSys grow up .
10. HIVE Blockchain Technologies Ltd.
income ：2019 The last three quarters of the year are 3300 Thousands of dollars
Hive Blockchain Technologies Ltd. Is a cryptocurrency miner located in Vancouver, Canada . It also claims to use only renewable energy to mine bitcoin and Ethereum . Its mining facilities are located in 、 Ireland and Sweden , And allow its shareholders to access the portfolio of two cryptocurrencies .
According to the details listed on its website , The company plans to install 133,120 A miner and realize 13.3EH/s Hash rate of .Hive The latest financial statements submitted to Canadian regulators show that , from 2020 year 4 Month to 2020 year 12 month , The company's revenue is 330 Billion dollars , The annual growth rate is 90 Billion dollars .
9. Marathon Digital Holdings, Inc.
income ：2021 In the first half of 3800 ten thousand
Marathon Digital Holdings, Inc.（ Nasdaq stock code ：MARA） After upgrading its mining portfolio in the first quarter of last year , It is a relatively new entrant in bitcoin mining . Throughout 2020 During the year ,Marathon Digital Holdings, Inc.（ Nasdaq stock code ：MARA） Bought more than 100,000 Bitcoin miners , And raised funds through public and private placement for many times during the year .Marathon Digital Holdings, Inc.（ Nasdaq stock code ：MARA） Announced earlier this year , It has been successfully installed 133,120 A miner , Enables it to significantly expand its scope of operations .
According to its latest report to the securities and Exchange Commission Form-10Q,Marathon Digital Holdings, Inc.（ Nasdaq stock code ：MARA） The revenue in the first half of this year was 3800 Thousands of dollars , Achieved an amazing annual growth rate 3750 Thousands of dollars .
With Square Inc（ NYSE stock code ：SQ）、 Tesla （ Nasdaq stock code ：TSLA）、 Apple Inc （ Nasdaq stock code ：AAPL） and Alphabet Inc Class A（ Nasdaq stock code ：GOOGL） Wait for the government and big companies to embrace cryptocurrency , Blockchain and cryptocurrency companies such as marathon have decided to grow .
8. Argo Blockchain plc
income ：2021 In the first half of 4300 Thousands of dollars
Argo Blockchain Is a company headquartered in London, UK , On 2017 Founded after the cryptocurrency boom . The company's sole objective is to ensure that mining becomes a legitimate business .
Argo Our business is mainly located in North America , The company has more than 21,000 A miner , Used in the United States and Canada . It also reports to the securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) submitted F1 form , Through an initial public offering (IPO) Go public .Argo Hope that through its IPO Raise 7500 Thousands of dollars , Its submission comes at a time when bitcoin prices continue to soar to new heights .
Argo The revenue in the first half of this year was as high as 4300 Thousands of dollars , Almost 2020 It's a whole year 12 Twice your monthly income .
7. Currency security （BNB-USD）
income ： Estimated at... Per year 1.79 Billion dollars
Binance It is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world . It is composed of Zhao CHANGPENG and he Yiyu 2017 Founded in 2000 , Facing controversy in the United States on suspicion of money laundering and tax crimes . It operates a company in the United States called Binance.US Independent exchange , Registered with the U.S. Financial Crime Agency .
The company reported that , On average, there are... On its network every day 20 Billion deals , And provide decentralized cryptocurrency wallet and community driven blockchain .
According to the data aggregation company Growjo The data of ,Binance The annual income is about 1.79 Billion dollars .
With Square Inc（ NYSE stock code ：SQ）、 Tesla （ Nasdaq stock code ：TSLA）、 Apple Inc （ Nasdaq stock code ：AAPL） and Alphabet Inc Class A（ Nasdaq stock code ：GOOGL） Wait for the government and big companies to embrace cryptocurrency , Blockchain and cryptocurrency platforms such as Qian'an have decided to grow .
6. AP Møller - Mærsk A/S
income ： It is estimated that 6.65 Billion dollars
AP Møller – Mærsk A/S： Or Maersk for short , It is the largest shipping company in the world . Maersk incorporated blockchain technology into its business TradeLens platform , Enable its users to exchange information in a secure and transparent manner .
Maersk lists its TradeLens Revenue of the platform under Maersk management product line , The revenue of this product series in the first half of this year was 6.65 Billion dollars .
5. VMware, Inc.
income ： It is estimated that 7.41 Billion dollars
VMware Inc It's an American cloud computing company ,28 Founded in California years ago . Its main focus is virtualization technology , Now it has also entered the field of blockchain .
VMware Provide VMware Blockchain , This is a decentralized network , Allow the company's customers to use it for financial services 、 Bidding areas in industries such as supply chain and healthcare .
VMware Blockchain Has been Broadridge Financial Solutions For the repo market , It is also used as a ledger by the Australian Stock Exchange .
according to VMware To the securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Documents submitted , By 4 The quarter of ,VMware Through subscription and software as a service (SaaS) Mode earned 7.41 Hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue , These may include VMware Blockchain.
4.Bitfury Group（ private ）
income ：2018 year 5 Billion dollars
Bitfury Group Ltd. It is an innovative blockchain company , Operating outside Amsterdam, the Netherlands . The company provides pre built bitcoin blockchain software solutions , Enable companies to securely record and verify their transactions . It also provides custom hardware to audit the bitcoin blockchain in exchange for new tokens , The company helped the Georgian government to publish on the blockchain 300,000 A land lease , Make sure they don't get damaged .
According to Forbes ,Bitfury stay 2018 Created in 5 Hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue .
3. Coinbase Global, Inc.
income ：2021 In the first half of 40 Billion dollars
Coinbase Global Inc, abbreviation Coinbase, Founded on 2012 year , It is one of the most famous cryptocurrency exchanges in the United States . stay 3 Month acquisition Tagomi after , It has also become the country's largest cryptocurrency exchange .
Coinbase Provide products for retail and institutional investors . For the retail camp , It allows them to trade cryptocurrencies 、 Cryptocurrency supported assets and wallets that allow customers to access applications . For institutional investors , It provides a trading platform and experts to deal with cryptocurrencies . It also provides stable tokens backed by dollars , This allows users to trade this cryptocurrency faster than trading dollars . Besides ,Coinbase Provide your own debit card Visa card , For cryptocurrency transactions and merchant payment services .
According to its financial disclosure , According to its disclosure to the securities and Exchange Commission Form-10Q,Coinbase The revenue in the first half of this year was 40 Billion dollars .
2. International business machines
income ：2021 In the first half of 30 Billion dollars
IBM or IBM It is one of the oldest technology companies in the United States, keeping pace with chip giant Intel . However , Unlike Intel, which mainly provides hardware ,IBM Have a diversified business , To provide a series of services including a transaction processing platform based on blockchain technology .
IBM In its financial statements “ Transaction processing platform ” Its revenue based on blockchain platform is listed under the title , In the first half of this year, we obtained 30 Hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue . Although there have been rumors that the company has failed to achieve the internal objectives of the blockchain Department , But it still achieved this income .
1. Square, Inc.
income ：2021 In the first half of 62 Billion dollars
Square Inc. Is a financial payment and service company , from Twitter cofounder Jack Dorsey Mister and billionaire James McKelvey On 2010 Co founded in . Square At the beginning of its establishment , By the end of the second quarter of this year , The company has begun to make considerable revenue from bitcoin .
Square In its 2021 In the second quarter of 10-Q The table reveals , Of its total income 64% From bitcoin market price 、 Active bitcoin customers and the growth of bitcoin demand . To 2021 year 6 End of month ,Square Got up to... Through bitcoin 62 Hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue , In the company, in 2020 In the first half of the year 11 After $billion in bitcoin revenue , The annual growth rate is 428%.