Empowering The Open Financial System

Coinbase Ventures invests in companies building the open financial system.

Our Story

At Coinbase, we’re committed to creating an open financial system for the world. We can’t do it alone, and we’re eagerly rooting for the brightest minds in the crypto ecosystem to build empowering products for everyone.

We provide financing to promising early stage companies that have the teams and ideas that can move the space forward in a positive, meaningful way.

We’re taking a long term view of the space, and we believe that multiple approaches are healthy and good. Our goal is simply to help the most compelling companies in the space flourish. Learn more

Request for Startups

Building an open financial system will require an entire ecosystem of innovative companies building top of crypto.

We believe that stablecoins are one of the most promising vehicles for creating greater financial access, and we're putting out a request for startups that are using stablecoins as part of their platform.

If you’re an entrepreneur who is working on a stablecoin-based idea for banking the unbanked, wealth preservation, global payments, financial services for crypto companies, developer tools, or something else, reach out to the Coinbase Ventures team below.

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Our Investments

Compound

The protocol for Ethereum money markets.

BlockFi

Crypto asset, investment & wealth management.

Dharma

Earn interest from anywhere in the world.

Etherscan

Ethereum block explorer.

Keep

A privacy & censorhsip-resistance layer for Ethereum.

BisonTrails

Participate in multiple blockchains effortlessly with secure infrastructure.

UMA

A decentralized financial contracts platform built to enable Universal Market Access.

Instadapp

Trustless Smart Wallet for DeFi.

Celo

A platform for fast, secure, stable digital payments.

OpenSea

The world’s largest digital marketplace for crypto collectibles.

Unlock

Ʉnlock is a protocol for memberships built on a blockchain.

Curv

Full stack digital asset security solution for traditional financial and crypto-native institutions

Coinmine

The cryptocurrency miner for the rest of us.

AmberAI

Leading Global Crypto Finance Service Provider

Immutable

We make virtual worlds real.

Reserve

The world's digital reserve currency.

Relevant

Curation incentives for cultivating the digital commons.

Spacemesh

A fair cryptocurrency designed to become a global means of payment.

Blocknative

Bringing real-time mempool data to builders and traders.

Token Daily

Discover and discuss the latest in crypto and blockchain.

Horizon Games

Entering a new dimension of gaming that belongs to its players.

Audius

A decentralized audio streaming service that connects fans directly with artists.

Abacus

Identity and compliance for tokenized securities.

Terminal

Platform to manage Web 3 protocols and dApps.

RealtyBits

Simplifying real estate investing.

Securitize

Compliance platform for digitizing securities on the blockchain.

Dapper Labs

Flow is the blockchain for the next generation of apps, games, and digital assets.

Starkware

Bringing zero-knowledge proofs to a blockchain near you.

Eventus

Global provider of multi-asset class trade surveillance and market risk solutions.

Nomics

Professional grade market data products and APIs for institutional crypto investors.

Authereum

A simple login and smart wallet for decentralized applications.

Gauntlet

Simulation and testing platform for crypto networks.

Alchemy

The worlds leading blockchain development platform.

Bitski

Bitski is an SDK for usable, single sign-on wallets secured in hardware.

Cadence

Securitization platform unlocking exposure to alternative asset classes.

Goldfinch

A lending protocol for underserved global markets.

Staked

Compound your cryptocurrency through staking and lending.

Flipside

A platform for measuring cryptocurrency project health.

Torus

Frictionless Logins for Decentralized Apps.

Linen

Earn higher yield on your digital cash from a mobile app.

Rally

Social token protocol for digital creators, entrepreneurs, brands and communities.

Textile

An open, programmable platform to build apps with decentralized data.

Matic

Scaling blockchains for mass adoption.

NEAR

A scalable, developer-friendly blockchain powering the new open web.

Arweave

Arweave enables you to store documents and applications forever..

Pinata

The easiest way to use IPFS.

Talos

Delivering institutional-grade infrastructure for digital asset trading.

Commonwealth

A multi-chain governance interface.

Certora

Leading smart contract security platform.

TokenSoft

Leading digital asset issuance and management platform.

Coda

Next generation cryptocurrency through a tiny portable blockchain.

Graph Protocol

A protocol for indexing and accessing Web3 using GraphQL.

Aztec

Privacy and scaling network.

BloXroute

The Layer-0 Scalability Solution.

Bitso

Latin America’s connection to the cryptoeconomy.

Coin Metrics

Data for the decentralized economy.

Blade

An international cryptocurrency derivatives exchange.

AirTM

Your dollar wallet without limits.

Offchain Labs

Off-chain smart contracts with on-chain security.

CoinCDX

CoinDCX is India’s largest and safest cryptocurrency exchange.

Messari

Disclosures library & data analytics platform for the cryptoasset industry.

Multis

A modern banking solution designed for companies managing crypto & fiat currencies.