Crypto Survey Results


Conducted by Triad Securities Corp. and DataTrek Research, LLC from November 6, 2017 to November 13, 2017.
If you have questions please contact survey@triadsecurites.com



Participants: 317

What is your age?
24 or younger   3.47%
25 to 34   16.72%
35 to 44   28.71%
45 and older   51.10%
 
What is your type of employer?
Buy Side   51.32%
Sell Side   10.20%
Service Provider   8.88%
Other   29.61%
 
Have you ever bought Bitcoin or other crypto currencies?
Yes, but only in the last 6 months   14.51%
Yes, and I have been involved for over 6 months   16.72%
No, never   30.91%
No, but I have considered it   36.28%
No, I am unfamiliar with with Bitcoin and crypto currencies   1.58%
 
Have you ever participated in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) or looked at such opportunities?
Yes, I have invested   7.89%
No, but I have considered investing in them   29.02%
No, and I won't invest in ICOs without additional regulation   14.83%
No, I have not looked at these offerings   48.26%

 
What is your level of confidence in the current Bitcoin custodial offerings ? (e.g. Coinbase, Gemini, itBit, Kingdom Trust, Xapo)
High   9.15%
Medium   29.65%
Low   25.87%
Don't know/no opinion   29.97%
Prefer traditional custodians   5.36%
 
What is your level of confidence in crypto asset liquidity on US crypto-exchanges?
High   7.89%
Medium   39.75%
Low   31.23%
Don't know/no opinion   21.14%
 
If you do look at ICOs, how do you assess these opportunities? (Check 3 most important)
Total Addressable Market   25.78%
Founders/Key Employees   27.34%
Sector addressed   16.02%
Deal Pricing   14.45%
Token Type (Security or Utility)   16.41%
 
Do you see Bitcoin as a macroeconomic tool as hedge against monetary policy?
Yes   39.12%
No   43.22%
Don't know/no opinion   17.67%

 
Would you ever consider Bitcoin as a safe haven store of value similar to gold?
Yes   40.69%
No   42.90%
Don't know/no opinion   16.40%
 
Where do you think Bitcoin is going?
This is a bubble - it must crash   39.43%
Continue to rise at a much slower pace   27.13%
Value doubles in the next 6 months or sooner   16.40%
Don't know/no opinion   17.03%