CoinDesk is the leading digital media, events and information services company for the crypto asset and blockchain technology community. Its mandate is to inform, educate, and connect the global community as the authoritative daily news provider dedicated to chronicling the space.
Founded in May 2013, CoinDesk reaches millions interested in blockchain technology through its website, social media, newsletters, podcasts and video. CoinDesk created the original reference rate known as the Bitcoin Price Index in 2013 which is widely sourced in the media including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, CNBC and many others on a daily basis.
CoinDesk hosts the annual Consensus summit each May, the largest blockchain technology gathering in the world and is the co-host of Blockchain Week NYC. Consensus is the must-attend annual industry gathering for all individuals who are stakeholders in the global blockchain ecosystem. Consensus has grown over the past five years and draws thousands of stakeholders from over 80 countries around the world. CoinDesk also hosts Consensus: Invest, an event designed to showcase the new crypto asset class to institutional investors across the globe; as well as Consensus: Asia, which showcased the most important blockchain projects in the Asia region.
CoinDesk Data launched the Crypto-Economics Explorer, a tool to help visualize and analyze the activity and strength of cryptocurrency networks beyond price.