The Global Cryptocurrency Market has been driven by widespread speculation amongst the investor community. The increasing acceptance of the cryptocurrencies and new payment mechanisms by prominent organizations as well as local players has influenced the faith in this new disruptive technology.
The Global Cryptocurrency market has witnessed undulating growth in the period but has seen substantial growth in terms of trade volume. The market is led by Bitcoin, however competing currencies have emerged in the global scenario which have been built upon the blockchain technology first introduced by bitcoin but have been equally innovative.
The market was estimated to be USD 19.481 billion for Bitcoin alone. The other currencies however have substantially lesser value than that of Bitcoin. The market is further expected to grow in value as well as volume and also see widespread use of cryptocurrency amongst the general populace. The market remains largely unregulated; however regulation of cryptocurrency exchange is seeing the light of the day.
The market was dominated by players like Bitstamp, OKCoin, Bitfinex, Coinbase and Poloniex according to the recently published research report “Global Cryptocurrency Market (Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum)- Insights and Analysis: Technology, Sizing, Growth and Potential – (By Value, By Transaction Volume, Bitcoin ATMs, Company Analysis)” by Azoth Analytics.
- The present report fulfils the objective of the research which is to present the insights into the cryptocurrency market, analysis of market data and the historical growth (2011-2015) of the global cryptocurrency market by various segments (Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum).
- Historical market growth of cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum) has been figured out through secondary research (premium paid databases) and confirmed by industry participants.
- Future projections and dynamics of the crptocurrency market (Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum) have been analyzed by conducting extensive primary research and interviewing experts from the industry.
Scope of the Report
The report provides Segmentation by Cryptocurrencies
Customization of the Report
The report could be customized according to the client’s specific research requirements. No additional cost will be required to pay for limited additional research.
1. Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Strategic Recommendation
3.1 Regulation and Security of Exchanges
3.2 Hardware and Infrastructure for Entry
3.3 Expansion through Sub-Brokerage
4. Global Cryptocurrency Market: An Overview
4.1 Product Overview
4.2 Comparison of Currencies (Technical)
5. Global Bitcoin Market
5.1 Introduction to Bitcoin
5.2 Market size By Value
5.2.1 Historical (2011-2015)
5.3 Bitcoin ATM Market: An Analysis
6. Global Ripple Market
6.1 Introduction to Ripple
6.2 Market size By Value
6.2.1 Historical (2011-2015)
7. Global Litecoin Market
7.1 Introduction to Litecoin
7.2 Market size By Value
7.2.1 Historical (2011-2015)
8. Global Ethereum Market
8.1 Introduction to Ethereum
8 .2 Market size By Value
8.2.1 Historical (2011-2015)
9. Market Dynamics
9 .1 Challenges
10. Company Profiles
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global Bitcoin Market Size, By Value, Historic 2011-2015 (USD Billion)
Figure 2: Bitcoin Average Selling Price, 2011-2015 (USD)
Figure 3: Bitcoin Highest Average Selling Price, 2011-2015 (USD)
Figure 4: Bitcoin Lowest Average Selling Price, 2011-2015 (USD)
Figure 5: No. of Bitcoin ATMs (By Country)
Figure 6: Number of Bitcoin ATMs installed (By Manufacturing Company)
Figure 7: Market Share of Bitcoin ATM Manufacturing
Figure 8: Number of Bitcoin ATMs installed (By Manufacturing Company)
Figure 9: Number of Bitcoin ATMs installed (By Manufacturing Company)
Figure 10: Global Ripple Market Size, By Value, Historic 2013-2015 (USD Million)
Figure 11: Ripple Transaction Volume, 2013-2015 (billion)
Figure 12: Ripple Average Selling Price, 2013-2015 (USD)
Figure 13: Ripple Highest Average Selling Price, 2013-2015 (USD)
Figure 14: Ripple Lowest Average Selling Price, 2013-2015 (USD)
Figure 15: Global Litecoin Market Size, By Value, 2014-2015 (USD billion)
Figure 16: Global Average Litecoin Transaction Volume, 2011-2015
Figure 17: Litecoin Average Selling Price2014-2015 (USD)
Figure 18: Litecoin Highest Average Selling Price2014-2015 (USD)
Figure 19: Litecoin Lowest Average Selling Price, 2013-2015 (USD)
Figure 20: Global Ethereum Market Size 2015-2016 (USD Million)
Figure 21: Ethereum Transaction Volume, 2015-2016 (million)
List of Tables
Table 1: Comparison of Currencies on Technical Parameters
Table 2: Comparison of Traditional Payment Systems with the Ripple Protocol
Table 3: Bitstamp Trading Fees Schedule (based on transaction volume in Euro)
Table 4: Bitstamp Trading Fees Schedule (based on transaction volume in USD)
Table 5: OKCoin Trading Fees Schedule (based on reward points awarded to users)
Table 6: Coinbase Trading Fees Schedule (based users’ based users’ 30 days average trade volume)
Table 7: Poloniex Trading Fees Schedule (based users’ 30 days average trade volume)
Table 8: Bitfinex Trading Fees Schedule (based users’ 30 days trade volume in USD)
Secondary Research Information is collected from a number of publicly available as well as paid databases. Public sources involve publications by different associations and governments, annual reports and statements of companies, white papers and research publications by recognized industry experts and renowned academia etc. Paid data sources include third party authentic industry databases.
Once data collection is done through secondary research, primary interviews are conducted with different stakeholders across the value chain like manufacturers, distributors, ingredient/input suppliers, end customers and other key opinion leaders of the industry. Primary research is used both to validate the data points obtained from secondary research and to fill in the data gaps after secondary research.
The market engineering phase involves analyzing the data collected, market breakdown and forecasting. Macroeconomic indicators and bottom-up and top-down approaches are used to arrive at a complete set of data points that give way to valuable qualitative and quantitative insights. Each data point is verified by the process of data triangulation to validate the numbers and arrive at close estimates.
The market engineered data is verified and validated by a number of experts, both in-house and external.
REPORT WRITING/ PRESENTATION
After the data is curated by the mentioned highly sophisticated process, the analysts begin to write the report. Garnering insights from data and forecasts, insights are drawn to visualize the entire ecosystem in a single report.