June 7, 2022, 1:43PM EDT
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May Blockchain Funding Recap

Quick Take

  • Last month the digital assets sector received nearly $3.5 billion across 220 venture deals
  • Data/Analytics/Information had its largest funding month in dollar terms in at least 27 months, receiving roughly $362 million across 18 deals
  • For the first time in 21 months, dating back to July 2020, DeFi was not one of the two most popular deal types.
  • NFTs/Gaming continues to be the most popular deal type by a large margin. For ten consecutive months, it has been the most favored deal type

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