Recent investment activity

KANDO id: 578816

Corporate information

Registration country

Company type

Cryptocurrency investment fund.

Funding rounds

Fund Closing USD 400,000,000

USD 400,000,000 ( )

Profile Country
Sequoia Capital Operations LLC (Sequoia) Venture capital firm.
Yale University

Investment preferences

Investment focus themes

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

Displaying 1 - 35 of 35
Profile Country Date Funding
Amber Group Helping clients access liquidity, earn yield, and manage risk across crypto-assets. N/A Initial investment
Argent Labs Ethereum-based mobile wallet to manage crypto assets and identity. N/A Initial investment
BlockFi Provider of wealth management products for crypto investors, powered by blockchain technology. N/A Initial investment
Chainalysis Inc Cryptocurrency investigation and compliance solutions for global law enforcement agencies, regulators and businesses. N/A Initial investment
Coinbase Inc Crypto brokerage and exchange based in the US. N/A Initial investment
CoinSwitch CoinSwitch Kuber is a secure, user-friendly crypto mobile brokerage in India. N/A Initial investment
Compound Labs Inc Developer of algorithmic, autonomous interest rate protocol built for developers, to unlock a universe of open financial applications. N/A Initial investment
Cosmos (ATOM) Internet of blockchains. N/A Initial investment Atom
Diem Association Building a simple global payment system and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people. N/A Initial investment
dYdX (DYDX) Developer of a decentralised exchange on a mission to build open, secure, and powerful financial products. N/A Initial investment
Fireblocks Platform to store, transfer, and issue digital assets. N/A Initial investment
Flashbots Research and development organization working on mitigating the negative externalities of miner extrracted value (MEV). N/A Initial investment
Fractional Decentralized protocol to mint tokenized fractional ownership of NFTs and turn them into ERC20 tokens that act as governing tokens of an NFT. N/A Initial investment led the round
FTX Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange. Series B Initial investment
Gauntlet Networks Inc Simulation platform for building financial models of blockchain protocols and applications. N/A Initial investment
Gitcoin (GTC) Community for developers to collaborate and monetize their skills while working on Open Source projects with bounties. Private Round Initial investment led the round
Keep SEZC Developer of tBTC - a decentralized bridge to move Bitcoin onto Ethereum. N/A Initial investment
Magic Eden Series B Initial investment
Maker DAO (MKR) Decentralized credit facility which lends the synthetic dollar-like asset DAI. N/A Initial investment
Matrixport Next generation digital financial services platform based in Asia. N/A Initial investment
Namebase Top-level domain (TLD) name registrar that operates on the Handshake blockchain. N/A Initial investment
Numerai LLC New kind of decentralized hedge fund. N/A Initial investment
O(1) Labs Using cryptography and cryptocurrency to build computing systems that put people back in control of their digital lives. N/A Initial investment
OpenSea Inc Marketplace for non-fungible assets on the Ethereum blockchain. N/A Initial investment
Optimism Layer-2 platform for scaling Ethereum. N/A Initial investment
Opyn Options protocol that allows you to earn a premium or hedge risk by trading DeFi options on ETH and ERC20s. N/A Initial investment
Reflexer Labs Developer of stable non pegged currency with an embedded interest rate, made for the digital economy. N/A Initial investment
Skynet Labs Platform for building decentralized web applications on the Sia file storage blockchain. N/A Initial investment
StarkWare Industries Ltd Using STARKs for self-custodial trading, payments, gaming, decentralized voting and more, our products lead the path to scalability on blockchains. N/A Initial investment
Synthetix Derivatives liquidity protocol providing the backbone for derivatives trading in DeFi. N/A Initial investment
TaxBit Crypto-asset tax platform for consumers, enterprises, and governments. N/A Initial investment
Uniswap (UNI) Decentralized protocol for trading and providing liquidity in any tokens on Ethereum. N/A Initial investment
Yield Fixed-rate borrowing and lending on Ethereum. N/A Initial investment
Zora Allowing NFT creators to own their work and creating singular, on-chain markets for each NFT. N/A Initial investment
Veil Peer-to-peer derivatives platform built on open protocols. N/A Initial investment Exited (Write-off)

Current team

Employee Position
Fred Ehrsam
Matt Huang
Charles Noyes

Current team