Investment Holdings

Advanced Blockchain makes strategic investments in projects it considers promising, and tries to add as much value to growing these project’s respective ecosystems. 

Polkadot

Decentralized web 3.0 blockchain interoperability platform

Polkadot is a blockchain network that is being built to enable Web 3.0, a decentralized and fair internet where users control their own data and markets benefit from the network's efficiency and security. Polkadot was founded in 2016 by Gavin Wood, the former co-founder and CTO of Ethereum.

Round

Private sale

Polkadot website
polkadot
stela labs

Element Finance

The Fixed Rate Protocol

Element is an open source protocol for fixed and variable yield markets

Round

Series A

Element Finance website

Neon Labs

Ethereum virtual machine (EVM) on Solana

The EVM will allow Ethereum-based dApps leverage the Solana ecosystem without having the need to know Rust, Solana’s programming language. This enables existing and future dApps to drastically shorten their deployment time.

Round

Private sale

Neon Labs website
nakamoto
nakamoto

Obol Network

The trustless staking infrastructure for Ethereum 2.0

Obol is a staking infrastructure provider built for truly decentralized staking of the distributed web. This trustless staking mechanism enables the creation of the concept of the “internet bond”, otherwise known as the internet’s risk-free rate.

Round

Seed

Obol Network website

Energy Web Foundation

The grid’s new digital DNA

The Energy Web Foundation promotes value creation in the energy sector by building and promoting an open, decentralized software infrastructure based on blockchain technology.

Round

Private sale

Energy Web website
energy web
aerwave

Arweave

Store Data, Permanently

Arweave enables the permanent storage of images, websites, and all other features of the internet, creating the “permaweb”. This is executed in a highly secured and fully decentralized manner, financially rewarding those providing storage space so that data is permanently stored across hundreds of devices, making it impervious to damages or loss.

Round

Private placement

Arweave website

Manta Network

The first privacy-preserving protocol built for interoperability, scalability, and privacy

Limited scalability, speed, and security are common problems presently facing many of the most prominent blockchain networks and projects that utilize them, like DEXes. Thus, the Manta Network provides a DEX that alleviates these issues via zk-SNARKS and other enhanced data security solutions, reducing vulnerability to theft, fraud, and other malicious behavior. This investment was made through nakamo.to.

Round

Private sale

Manta Network website
manta network
fractal

Fractal

An Open-Source Protocol for Exchanging Data in a Fair and Open Way

The Fractal Protocol uses blockchain and cryptocurrency to enable advertising that maintains user privacy while also promoting interaction with ads and products. This combats prevalent issues in the industry including the lack of security, privacy, and guarantees that a user sees an ad - meaning both advertisers and users benefit from this protocol.

Round

Private sale

Fractal website

FinPro

Accessible asset investment for everyone

FinPro’s ultimate goal is to make investments accessible to the German populace via its digital asset investment platform. FinPro makes a multitude of assets, including loans, available for fractionalization, tokenization, and sale, creating a robust investment marketplace.

Round

Acquisition

FinPro website
finpro
tracebloc

Tracebloc

Blockchain and machine learning based platform to reduce production line scrap

Tracebloc is helping their customers by taking them on a data enablement journey, which ultimately saves production costs and generates additional revenue. The goal is to provide hands-on instruction to optimize the production line and estimate the potential of data-driven production line optimization.

Round

Seed

Tracebloc website

Stela Labs

Smart contract auditing firm

Advanced Blockchain's Stela Labs offers dual functionalities in auditing and developing smart contracts, particularly those related to the Web 3.0 vision and the decentralized finance economy (DeFi). The Stela Labs team implements a comprehensive smart contract auditing and protocol building strategy that not only aims to make the projects it undertakes more secure, but also more useful and impactful.

Round

Incubated

Stela Labs website
stela labs
nakamoto

Nakamo.to

Web 3.0 Research

was founded in 2017, with a belief in unlocking more open, transparent, and participatory systems through the next wave of Web 3.0-based innovation and research.

Round

Acquisition

Nakamo.to website

SigmaDex

Self-stabilizing, community driven and game theory enhanced liquidity protocol

SigmaDex offers a more equitable decentralized exchange, incentivizing fairness through game theory, community governance, and transparency. This platform’s most recent version also imparts the many added benefits of cross-chain interoperability. 

Round

Seed

SigmaDex website
stela labs
nakamoto

Sentinel dVPN

An open-sourced, decentralized virtual private network application you can trust

Sentinel brings decentralization to VPNs, delivering military-grade encryption and absolute transparency though servers across the globe. The Sentinel dVPN provides live transparency stats and ensures user session data is not being logged. 

Round

Seed

Sentinel website

zCloak Network

Privacy and scalability for Web 3.0

zCloak Network provides Zero-Knowledge (ZK) Proof as a Service for the Polkadot Network. Their tools include a zk-STARK virtual machine (VM), ZK parachain services, and a Cloaking Service, all aimed at increasing privacy and allowing Polkadot to scale.

Round

Seed

zCloak website
stela labs
nakamoto

Apricot Finance

A collateralized loan platform on Solana

Apricot aims to improve the crypto lending space by delivering the best-in-class borrowing power, lowest liquidation penalties, and highest predictability. Further benefiting users, Apricot provides more advanced borrowing options and requires less collateral, standing out from other crypto lending protocols.

Round

Seed

Apricot website

Talisman

Multi-chain wallet

Talisman is a community-owned wallet built for a multi-chain future. It allows users to take control of their crypto assets, leverage novel use cases enabled by Polkadot and help shape the future of the project via a social layer

Round

Seed

Talisman website
stela labs
nakamoto

SDG Exchange (SGDx)

The first global sustainability asset marketplace that aims to reverse climate change one transaction at a time

SDGx is a blockchain-based protocol developing a global sustainability marketplace dedicated to reversing climate change and making carbon trading more transparent. The platform allows countries and companies to use blockchain technology to track carbon, facilitate trading, and verify compliance based on the Paris Agreement with an aim to reduce global warming by 1.5°C before 2030.

Round

Private sale

SDG Exchange website

Fei Protocol

A Direct Incentive Undercollateralized, Fully Decentralized Stablecoin

Price-stable coins are a popular and multi-beneficial concept in DeFi, though existing models are far from perfect. The FEI Protocol resolves existing issues in this space by offering a truly decentralized model with a price stabilized based on token demand and direct incentives. This investment was made through nakamo.to.

Round

Private sale

Fei Protocol website
stela labs
stela labs

Polymer

Polymer is building IBC infrastructure.

Polymer is a multi-chain infrastructure DAO focused on building and operating Inter-Blockchain Communication (IBC) infrastructure to enable cross-chain communication across all blockchain ecosystems.

Round

Seed / Private Round

Polymer website

NEAR

Securely store and stake your NEAR tokens and compatible assets with NEAR Wallet.

NEAR Protocol is a next-generation, highly scalable smart contract platform built for mass adoption through a particular focus on best-in-class UX and DevX

Round

Ecosystem Fund round

NEAR website
stela labs
stela labs

Moxy

Powering the play & earn revolution

Moxy is a decentralized gaming studio co-founded by Atari founder Nolan Bushnell that has debuted a novel Proof of Play mechanism and vault strategies.

Round

Private sale 2

Moxy website

Fragnova

Empowering the open metaverse builders

Fragcolor is an interoperable gaming protocol being built on Polkadot that allows in-game assets to transfer between games as well as for players and designers alike to create new in game assets that can be utilized and integrated into new games.

Round

Private sale 2

Fragnova website
stela labs
stela labs

Myso Finance

Zero-liquidation loans

Myso Finance is building zero-liquidation loans that allow users to borrow USDC against their ETH holdings without having the risk of being liquidated in case of a loan-to-value shortfall.

Round

Seed

Forest Park

A modern operating system for institutional lending organizations

Forest Park is an operating system for institutional lenders that drastically decreases the duration of loan distributions.

Round

Seed

Forest Park website
stela labs
stela labs

Backd

Reactive Liquidity

Backd enables users' liquidity to be reactive allowing them to trigger actions to be performed on their liquidity based on their own defined events. This could be saving a loan or even executing trades on AMMs once a predetermined amount has been acquired through yield in pools.

Round

Private

Backd website