What does it do?
Waves is an open blockchain platform designed for users who want to store and trade cryptocurrency on DEX, issue tokens or just make P2P transfers.
- Decentralized an anonymous
- Easy issuance of tokens
- Built-in DEX.
|Company Name||Waves Platform AG|
|Incorporation date||December, 2017|
|Crypto Currency||Price (Euro)||24H % Change|
|Initial Funding & Distribution|
|Total Supply Sold||85 000 000 WAVES|
|Total Amount Raised||16 010 008 USD|
|Price During the Crowdsale||0.188 USD|
|Initial Token Distribution||85% Crowdsale (85M WAVES)|
9% Development Team (9M WAVES)
4% Partners and Backers (4M WAVES)
1% post-ICO bounties (1M WAVES)
1% early supporters (1M WAVES)
|Distribution of Funds raised||n/a|
|Crowdsale Date||April 12, 2016|
| Sources: |
|Founder & CEO||Sasha Ivanov|
|Product Manager||Alexey Kofman|
|Head of Trading Analytics||Leonid Matveev|
|CTO (Vostok Project)||Artem Kalikhov|
|Total number of Commits||32 089 Commits (76 Repositories)|
Burger King Russia – a fast food restaurant that issued a token on Waves DEX.
Gazprombank Digital – the third largest bank in Russia digital division.
Russian National Settlement Depository (NSD) – a non-bank financial institution, central securities depository, and professional securities market participant engaged in depository business.
Deloitte CIS – an audit, consulting, tax and financial advisory services providing company.
Astana International Financial Center – a financial hub in Astana, Kazahstan.
Moscow Stock Exchange – the largest group in Russia, operates trading markets in equities, bonds, derivatives, the foreign exchange market, money markets and precious metals.
Boris Titov – a Russian Politician and billionaire.
Liquid.pro – over-the-counter trading service which is transferring its quotes on stock options entering the Moscow stock exchange to the public.
The Growth Party – a political party lead by Boris Titov.
Microsoft Azure – an ever-expanding set of cloud services for organizations to meet their business challenges.
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TMT Investments – the venture capital company investing in high-growth technology companies.
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Binance – a centralized cryptocurrency exchange with high liquidity.
Bittrex – a centralized cryptocurrency exchange with high liquidity.
Potential market and clients
There two two main variables that have an impact on adoption of WAVES: 1) how users will be willing to use decentralized exchanges and, 2) how many ICO projects will be willing to launch on WAVES.
Utility and economic dynamics
- WAVES are needed to tokenize.
- WAVES are used for matcher fee.
- At least 1000 WAVES have to be in balance in order to run a node.
- A WAVES holder can start leasing (leased proof of stake) them.