November 11, 2022, 11:13AM EST
• 35 min read

Mapping Out Alameda Research & FTX Ventures' Portfolio

Quick Take

  • FTX and Alameda Research, which was absorbed by the former in 2022, were both founded by Sam Bankman-Fried
  • DeFi was the main category that the firms invested in, primarily because it offered market-making services for projects’ native tokens
  • Solana’s ecosystem projects were the most favored out of all Layer-1 and Layer-2 protocols, passing multichain and Ethereum-supporting projects
  • In total, The Block mapped out 255 public investments across 8 categories 

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