As we come to the end of another year, it’s time to take a moment to reflect on the past 12 months and look back on the successes and industry changes of the past year. At Blockdaemon, we’ve had a busy and exciting year in the world of blockchain technology.
We’ve seen the continued growth and adoption of blockchain, with more and more companies and industries recognizing the potential of this transformative technology. We’ve also seen more protections and transparency needs that come with a growing, maturing industry, including increased regulation and security requirements.

Through it all, Blockdaemon has remained at the forefront of the blockchain industry, as the leading independent institutional blockchain node infrastructure provider.

Let’s recap some of the Blockdaemon highlights from 2022!

 2022 Blockdaemon Year In Review  

Blockdaemon Acquires Leading Data & Digital Asset Security Firm Sepior Sepior’s technology adds a fifth layer to Blockdaemon’s risk mitigation strategy designed to protect institutional clients as they seamlessly connect to the blockchain economy.  

Blockdaemon’s Acquisition of Gem Gem, a pioneer of crypto onramp technology and digital identity services, offers a frictionless way for businesses to onboard crypto into their applications, letting developers connect crypto assets and users with just a few lines of code.  

Blockdaemon’s $207 Million Series C Funding– In 2022, we are proud to have raised $207 million in investments from our investors, at a valuation of $3.25 billion.

Blockdaemon: ISO 27001 Certified Blockchain Providerwe achieved ISO 27001:2017 certification in ‘22! This is a recognition of our gold-standard information security system, and testament to Blockdaemon’s robust ‘security first’ approach. 

Blockdaemon’s Staking API Blockdaemon’s Staking API, one API to streamline your staking deployment, starting with Ethereum, Solana, and Polkadot. With this release, Blockdaemon further connects institutions to the Proof-of Stake ecosystem with one single integration. This Staking API gives institutions, such as custodians, exchanges, and asset managers, a secure and scalable staking integration. 

Announcing the Blockdaemon & StakeWise Liquid Staking Solution This is the world’s first Eth2 liquid staking solution for financial institutions. With Blockdaemon’s Liquid Staking Solution, institutions are able to stake, participate in DeFi and earn rewards securely.


Blockdaemon’s Growing APAC Team International expansion is a key focus for Blockdaemon in 2022 and beyond. This growth requires the very best talent to execute and deliver at a global scale. With these new hires, we celebrate our growing roster of local market experts.

 

Blockdaemon by the Numbers

680x RPC usage since the start of 2022
60+ Supported Protocols
50+ Supported Protocols for Dedicated Nodes
20+ Protocols Supported Native API Access
Thousands of Deployed Nodes
Billions of transactions processed monthly
99.9% Uptime
24/7 Support
100+ Countries, serving customers in every region
70+ Points of Presence | 10+ Cloud and Bare Metal Providers
#1 Institutional Staking Provider by Volume
1st MPC-Based Cryptocurrency Wallet Security
100% Slashing Insurance Guarantee
1st KYC-Compliant, Institutional-Grade, Liquid Staking Solution 

 

We continue to grow our team!
In 2022 we added some key players to the Blockdaemon team:

Interested in joining the Daemons in 2023? Check out our open job listings now 

As we look towards the future, we’re excited to continue pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with blockchain technology and playing a key role in shaping the future of this industry.

See you in ‘23,

The Blockdaemons