An overview of the most asked questions

General

What is Chaintip?

Chaintip is a secondary market platform for tokenized securities and other digital assets that serves as a traditional fiat gateway to the token economy.

What problem does Chaintip solve?

We unlock the previously unaccessible value in small and medium-sized enterprises by providing tokenized liquidity, creating more inclusive and democratized capital markets.

Furthermore, we want to bring trust and transparency to the ecosystem by providing real-time audits by trusted third-parties, zero-knowledge solvency proofs and security. We want to make people comfortable with keeping their funds on the exchange, hence eliminating the hassle of hardware wallets.

What is the major difference with existing exchanges?

Chaintip operates on federated blockchain technology. It's decentralized nature provides a high level of security that centralized exchanges cannot offer. This solution also allows for many possible integrations of third parties, such as real-time auditing making sure we are always compliant with regulations. In contrast to fully decentralized or peer-to-peer exchanges that operate on public blockchain technology our solution provides a scalable back-end infrastructure for the token economy.

Why should I use Chaintip?

Chaintip is a secondary market platform for security tokens backed by actual shares of the most promising startups and scale-ups formerly reserved to VC's, Private Equity and Angel Investors. From now on, you can participate too!

Do I have to go through a KYC proces to make an account on Chaintip?

Yes, in order to comply with regulations we require all participants to follow a KYC procedure.

Is there a beta version?

Yes, our back-end technology is currently in beta.

Will there be an API?

Yes, we will implement a FIX API. FIX is the leading protocol for fast messaging, direct connectivity and trading in the financial markets.

Will it be safe to leave my funds on the Chaintip platform?

Yes, we aim to provide the highest level of security. In a later stage, we aim to provide insurance for every user.

What can we expect from Chaintip in the near future?

Our ambition is to a top five exchange in volume in Europe in five years.

What currencies will I be able to deposit and withdraw?

Most mainstream FIAT currencies will be supported on the exchange. However, we will mainly focus on making liquid euro markets.

How can I stay updated on the progress?

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