Crypto report 2022
This is the most comprehensive crypto report we found so far. The 122 pages 2022 crypto market report with well-visualized data-driven insights and worldwide investors' attitudes towards a year of volatility, concluded from surveys with 10K+ responses.
Layer 1 and 2 solutions
AML, KYC, Regulators
Key findings include:
After the FTX Crash, Hot Wallets is the most used method to store funds of Investors with 53.6% crypto investors’ responses.
66% of asked crypto investors have their faith to Binance and their along ecosystem.
BNB Chain is the most trusted blockchain in terms of storing fund on DeFi protocols with 63% responses.
The number of rounds and the amount raised in 2022 is ~48% higher than this amount in 2021.
In term of fundraising in 2022, Web3 is the category has the most conducted deals (33%) while most of the money (25%) is invested in Infrastructure.
50.4% of Investors have been a victim of Crypto Hacks & Exploits in 2022.
Fake covers for projects to rug pull are believed to be the main causes for most of the hacks, according to 31% of investors.
64% of Investors think the market is reaching its bottom, however, 43% among them still stay safe & keep the majority of their portfolio in stablecoin.
48.9% of investors agree that the crypto market is increasingly influenced by traditional finance & macroeconomics.
Most investors (53.6%) agree that The crypto market will be recognized by financial institutions & governments in the future.
The terrible year 2022 has ended with the fact that most Blockchain Platforms have evaporated up to 90% of their value.
Ethereum, BNB Chain, and Polygon are the blockchain platforms most used by investors while making payments, skin in the game, and storing assets.
BNB Chain and Polygon are believed to achieve mass adoption in the next year with 57% and 46.8% of investors' choice, respectively.
Sui is the New Blockchain platform that people are most interested in (35.4%).
Layer-2 development organizations have already raised ~1.25b so far in 2022.
Compared to Ethereum Layer-1 transactions, Layer-2 transactions reduce fees by 80%–95%.
Arbitrum, Optimism, Starknet, and zkSync are also highly regarded Layer 2 scaling solutions.
In 2022, Ethereum, BSC, and Tron are the leading blockchains in terms of TVL.
58% of the respondents believe regulation and funding will push DeFi to mass adoption.
59% investors believe that stablecoin is a gateway and a must for crypto, despite the collapse of algorithmic stablecoin.