Survey Highlights (cont.)
State of Bitcoin and Blockchain 2016 114
Source: Bitcoin and Blockchain Thought Leaders Annual Survey
What do you think is the main driver behind the price
surge in October 2015?
• 29% mentioned “China” and “Chinese economic
• 14% mentioned growing demand
• Factors like “Fed interest rates”, “increased visibility”
were also mentioned
What do you think about the slowdown in bitcoin and
blockchain venture capital investment?
• 29% mentioned lack of realization of the promises
they made when they got funding initially
• 21% believed it is cyclical and temporary