ConsenSys Ventures and Tachyon invest in 40 cryptocurrency and blockchain start-ups in more than 11 sub-categories. ConsenSys Ventures is a venture capital arm of Constellation Development Studio ConsenSys. The company was founded in 2017 with a capital of $50 million to invest in start-ups built on the Ethereum blockchain. In 2018, ConsenSys Ventures launched the accelerator Tachyon, which aims to incubate cryptocurrency and blockchain startups. Tachyon startups fall into three categories: blockchain for-profit projects, open source, and social impact.