Agora Innovation GmbH is a financial technology company focusing on blockchain, DLT and digital assets, founded in 2017 by Phong Dao, Evgeny Matershev and Robert Malec. The product IVE.ONE, with the goal of providing better digital assets for everyone, is a global investment and issuance platform for legally compliant digital securities on the blockchain. The platform combines various national regulatory requirements with the blockchain to protect companies from money laundering and sanction risks. All market participants in the field of digital securities, such as issuers, investors, stock exchanges and others, can this way strictly comply with local and global regulations and have full control over their assets.
Coinlend GmbH is a Mannheim-based, globally active SaaS company that offers solutions for the automation and optimization of margin funding in the cryptocurrency sector. The GmbH was founded in 2017 and since then provides the world's leading online platform for the automation of crypto and fiat currencies on all relevant margin funding exchanges.
Iconiq Holding is a global crypto asset management firm headquartered in Frankfurt, Germany with offices in London and New York. Iconiq Holding launched Iconiq Lab, the world’s first decentralized venture capital group and token sale accelerator program, in early 2017 and is issuing a series of crypto asset index funds under the Iconiq Funds brand. Iconiq Holding is the developer of the crypto asset management platform, AMaaS, as well as an authorized Sponsor Firm of the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) and the issuer of the ICNQ token.
Nuri is a Berlin-based fintech company, originally called Bitwala, founded in 2015. With its partner bank, Nuri offers a German bank account that combines simple and secure crypto trading and traditional financial transactions. With Nuri, you can get up to 5% return per year on your Bitcoin. Visa debit card included.
All crypto trading complies with German AML and KYC rules, in addition, euro deposits of up to €100,000 are protected by the deposit guarantee scheme.
Spherity was founded by Dr. Carsten Stöcker und Dr. Michael Rüther in November 2017 and employs currently 11 people. Spherity is building decentralized identity management solutions to power the 4th industrial revolution, bringing secure identities (“Digital Twins”) to machines, algorithms, and other non-human entities. The client focus is primarily on technical industries like mobility, supply chain, and pharmaceuticals; in particular, Spherity is supporting the introduction of identity solutions in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market, which is expected to have a value of over €400 billion by 2030 and 75 billion connected devices by 2025.
Tangany is the reliable custody blockchain provider for companies. Our solution provides the highest performance, security and usability. We help our global customers to develop blockchain applications and digitize assets (real estate, raw materials, art, plants and much more).
Venly was founded in 2018 as Arkane Network and is a blockchain tech provider focussing on 3 main products:
- Venly Wallets: with our wallet services we help blockchain projects onboard their users by providing blockchain agnostic wallets.
- Venly Market and APIs: the Venly Market is a peer-to-peer NFT marketplace. With our Market APIs projects are able to build an NFT marketplace backed by our technology.
- Venly NFT Tools: the right tools to build fast and securely. From minting tools to a complete asset management system for Unity or webshop plugins to scale fast.
In April 2021, Venly closed a €1.55M seed round led by HTGF. Venly recently added Tioga Capital to its list of investors with an additional €500k funding, bringing the total of +2M€ in funding to continue its growth.