The edition of Forbes already drew attention to the crypto-distribution by its publication of the rating of the richest people in the cryptocurrency world. And today there was another material - about the 50 most promising Finteh companies of 2018.
The authoritative Forbes magazine ranked the companies that, in the opinion of the editorial board, will move forward the sphere of financial services. Among them, five newcomers appeared in 2018, and nine Forbes companies are mentioned in the Forbes rating and two more projects whose activities are at the junction between the crypto industry and classical financial instruments.
Among the new participants is the New York start-up Chainalysis, whose services for tracking bitcoin-transactions are used by the US Internal Revenue Service, Europol, and the FBI.
For the first time in the fintech-rating, the start-up Symbiont, known for investing in the head of the Alibaba Group Jack Ma, was "lit up".
To win a high position in the rating was able to the provider of bitcoin-wallet BlockchainInfo, the company The Bitfury Group (the most significant industrial miner outside of China), the cryptocurrency platform Coinbase.
And also the famous BTC-purse Xapo, Ripple and the decentralized exchange of Eric Voorhis ShapeShift. It is noteworthy that the founders of the projects Ripple, Coinbase, and The Bitfury Group were also mentioned in the list of Forbes as "The richest people in the crypto industry".
In the rating, the start-up Robinhood, the developer of blockchain solutions for financiers from San Francisco-Chain, as well as the service Veem, which allows you to make and receive payments around the world using Swift technology or blockchain-development.
Recognition of merits and technological solutions of these companies by Forbes gives hope for sustainable prosperity of cryptocurrency and blockchain.
Information Source: Forbes