According to the research company One Alpha, over three quarters of this year, Israeli startups are attracted to the funding of the initial proposals of the coins is more than $600 million.
One Alpha reviewed blockchain-Israeli project, since last year, to create a picture of the ecosystem of the industry. In the survey of the company was attended by 140 blockchain startups, which, combined with other forms of Finance received a $1.3 billion investment.
“More than 60% of companies and 88% of the funds raised linked to the ICO,” — said in the review.
The amount received by startups through the initial sale of their own tokens of funds exceeded the amount of angel and venture capital investment in them.
Over three quarters of 2018 Israeli startups managed to surpass the previous year’s figure for 2017 in the country through the ICO has received $586 million
“Israelis make up less than 0.1% of the world population, while 3-5% of the total fundraising ICO definitely demonstrate that Israel is one of the most important from the point of view of innovation in the blockchain”, — commented the results of the study, the General Director of One Alpha Yaniv Feldman (Yaniv Feldman).
Recall, according to the recently published map DLT-startups in the country, Israel was more than 200 projects, working in the industry blockchain technology. Since the beginning of the year their number increased three times.