In July, the global blockchain industry raised US $1.645 billion and China raised US $99.12 million

(by Xu cihao)

According to incomplete statistics of the blockchain Daily reporter, the total number of global blockchain financing in July was 148, down 26.73% from 202 in June; The total financing in July was US $1.645 billion, a decrease of US $2.207 billion compared with June, a month on month decrease of 57.29%.

From a regional perspective, in July, 52 projects in the US blockchain sector won US $645 million, making it the country with the largest number and amount of financing projects in the world. A total of 6 projects in China have received financing of 99.12 million US dollars.

From the perspective of track, cefi track gained US $1522 million in June and only US $235 million in July.

In addition, in July, the institutions were more cautious, and Softbank and Sequoia only took action once. Animoca brands, which sold more than 10 times a month on average in the second quarter, only sold 5 times in July.

Amount: 6 financing projects of more than 100 million US dollars

The total number of global blockchain financing in July was 148, down 26.73% from 202 in June. In July, the financing amount reached US $1.645 billion, a decrease of US $2.207 billion compared with June, a month on month decrease of 57.29%.

Among them, in July, there were 6 projects with financing of more than 100 million US dollars, with a total financing of 600 million US dollars. Compared with 14 projects in June, the number of financing projects with more than 100 million US dollars decreased by 57.14% month on month; The total financing amount of over US $100 million decreased by 73.35% compared with us $2.251 billion in June.

From the perspective of the track, unlike the financing in June, which was mainly concentrated in the field of cefi, in July, among the five financing projects of more than 100 million US dollars, three were blockchain infrastructure public chains, with a total financing of 350 million US dollars; Others come from the Web 3.0 and defi fields.

From a regional perspective, among the financing projects of more than 100 million US dollars, they are mainly the United States, Britain, Germany, South Africa and Dubai of the United Arab Emirates.

From the perspective of financing finance, Aptos, a meta blockchain start-up, recently attracted attention, announced that it had completed a round of financing of US $150 million, and the new round of financing made the valuation of Aptos reach US $2.75 billion. In March this year, Aptos also raised US $200 million from a number of crypto VCs such as a16z, tiger global and multicoin capital.

In addition, H2O Water securities, headquartered in South Africa, completed a financing of US $150 million, with the participation of digital asset investment company Gem digital. H2O Water securities is a professional company integrating finance, infrastructure and water plant deployment and operation. It will launch the world's first water resource cryptocurrency "h2on" (water network), making it a means of raising funds for global water projects and supporting more people to invest in water infrastructure.

Track: Web3 is growing rapidly, and cefi is declining seriously

Of the 148 projects financed in July, 72 were from Web3.0 racetrack, accounting for 48.65%. The total financing obtained by the Web3.0 field was $501 million, accounting for 30.46% of the total financing in July. However, the total amount of financing obtained by the Web 3.0 field in July was $401 million lower than that in June.

Among the 72 Web3.0 tracks, there are 10 Web3.0 projects of metauniverse and 9 Web3.0 projects of infrastructure; Other Web 3.0 projects include tools, animation, data and Dao.

In the field of blockchain infrastructure, 16 projects obtained a total of 599 million US dollars, making it the field with the largest total financing in July, accounting for 36.41% of the total financing in July

In addition, there were 25 financing from the defi field, accounting for 16.89% of all financing projects in July. The total financing in the field of defi was US $254 million, accounting for 15.36% of the total financing in July, a decrease of US $510 million from the total financing in the field in June.

There were also 22 financing from cefi, accounting for 14.86% of the total financing projects in July; The total financing obtained by cefi was US $235 million, accounting for 14.29% of the total financing in July, a decrease of US $1.287 billion from the total financing of US $1.522 billion in June, making it the field with the largest decrease in the total financing amount.

There are 13 projects of NFT track that have received financing of US $56 million.

Organization: Softbank and Sequoia only take action once

In terms of rounds, financing in July was mainly concentrated in seed rounds, accounting for 45.27%; Next, round a and angel account for a certain proportion, 12.84% and 8.78% respectively.

In terms of the number of investment institutions, animoca brands decreased, whileCoinbase Ventures still makes frequent sales.

Animoca brands, which made the most sales in the second quarter, made five sales in July, including three in the field of Web3.0 and two in the field of NFT.

In addition, animoca brands itself received more than $70 million in financing this month.

Coinbase ventures continued to make high-frequency shots. In July, it made 10 shots, including 5 shots in Web3.0, 4 shots in defi and 1 shot in cefi. The agency made 11 sales in April and may, and 9 sales in June.

Balaji Srinivasan, an angel investor, made a total of six investments in July, including four in the field of Web3.0 and the rest in the field of defi and blockchain infrastructure.

Dragonfly capital made four shots, including three in the field of defi and one in the field of Web3.0.

Kucoin ventures has made four investments, two in the field of Web3.0, one in the field of defi, and one in the blockchain infrastructure; FTX also made four shots, two of which were invested in the field of defi, and the rest were invested in the field of blockchain infrastructure and cefi.

Tiger global management made three investments in July, two in the field of Web3.0 and one in the field of defi. Softbank and Sequoia Capital each took one shot. Softbank made five sales in June and Sequoia Capital made four sales in June.

Region: total project financing in the United States decreased by 837 million US dollars compared with June

From the publicly disclosed regions, in June, 52 projects in the US blockchain sector obtained US $645 million, making it the country with the largest number and amount of financing projects in the world; However, compared with us $1.482 billion in June, it decreased by US $837 million.

Secondly, a total of 11 projects in the UK received US $145 million in financing; A total of 9 projects in Singapore received financing of 36 million US dollars; Six projects in China received 99 million US dollars; Six projects in India received US $35 million.

Judging from the track, 28 projects in Web3.0 related fields in the United States obtained financing in July, 4 and 7 projects in the fields of defi and blockchain infrastructure respectively, and 7 and 6 projects in the fields of cefi and NFT respectively.

In July, the United States obtained financing of US $280 million, US $121 million and US $118 million in blockchain infrastructure, cefi and Web3.0 respectively, which are also the three areas with the largest financing amount in the country.

In addition, the United States obtained financing of US $59 million in the field of defi and US $36.4 million in the field of NFT.

Chinese projects: total financing increased by 21.02% month on month

In July, a total of 6 projects in China received financing, down 33.33% month on month compared with 9 projects in June. However, compared with the total financing of US $78.1 million in June, it increased by 21.02% month on month to US $99.12 million.

Animoca brands, headquartered in Hong Kong, China, announced on July 12 that it had completed financing of US $75.32 million. In January this year, the company raised $350 million at a pre investment valuation of more than $5 billion.

According to the unaudited financial reports issued by the company for the last three months of 2021 and the first four months of 2022, as of April 30, 2022, the company's portfolio value exceeded US $1.5 billion and more than 340 investments were involved. Including colossalAxieInfinity、OpenSeaDappelabs (nbatopshot), yieldguildgames, harmony, alienworlds and staratlas.

Judging from the track, 4 of the 6 financing in China came from the field of Web3.0. The other two were from insight technology and blocksec in the field of cefi.