Infrastructure solutions for digital finance

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management solution that connects
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What is Zichain

Zichain provides a suite of modules for cryptocurrency financial services. Our infrastructure solutions are tailored for managing digital assets: from retail trading to institutional wealth management.Read more

Zichain modules unleash the potential of fintech and maximize advantages of blockchain, big data, and AI. Our research and development activity in blockchain is aimed to eliminate a counterparty risk by building infrastructure for decentralized storage of assets. The fintech services are based on the best practices of the traditional financial world and offer the turnkey trading solutions to retail and institutional participants of the cryptocurrency market. Big Data & AI module becomes your digital financial advisor in the crypto world by delivering comprehensive news and market data along with suggesting proper investment decisions.

Zichain was founded by a group of top-tiered professionals from IT and Finance in 2017. Our mission is to become the one and only counterparty in the cryptocurrency universe and to make digital finance familiar and user-friendly.Hide

Modules

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Blockchain asset management platform

Zichain offers the necessary fund infrastructure for efficient cryptocurrency asset management. The module provides decentralized storage of assets and real-time verification of investment policy statement thereby ensuring the highest level of transparency. The front and back office are seamlessly integrated using automated accounting and performance measurement.

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Professional all-in-one trading tool

What was available only to institutional trading desks, is now available to you: TWAP, VWAP, POV, icebergs, sniper orders, and other order types. Using our set of smart order routing and advanced execution algorithms, you can benefit from the best rates no matter the order size. Keep track of thousands crypto pairs and trade most of the market through one window. Alpha is ready: 4 exchanges, 8 order types.

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The single point of entry to the crypto market

No more hassle buying cryptocurrency with fiat money. We offer the legal and fully compliant access to the wide range of cryptocurrency assets for both retail and institutional investors. Advanced execution algorithms as well as integration with several cryptocurrency exchanges and OTC-brokers let us make large transactions at the favorable price. The crypto-fiat trading is now available!

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Your digital financial advisor

CryptoEYE is the news and market data provider based on artificial intelligence and can be customized for each user. Our goal is to collect all the market data and all information regarding digital assets and to give our users customized products on that basic. Now available: the most relevant news, trading and market data, Crypto-wiki, crypto-indexes, investment calculator, and currency converter.

Use Case

of ZICHAIN modules

Task: to launch automated index funds that are based on crypto indexes.

Problem

Solution

Problem

Launching a fund

To launch your fund in the traditional financial world, you need to spend about $50,000-$100,000, 3-6 months, and at least $10 million assets must be attracted.

Solution

Fund Administration

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The fund is started in literally several minutes with minimal costs using blockchain-based infrastructure that supports trustworthy relationships between investor and asset manager.

Problem

Managing a portfolio

Large portfolios are hard to manage because of low liquidity, slippage and high transaction costs.

Solution

Trading Terminal

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The institutional-grade system with access to several major crypto exchanges and execution algorithms helps to minimize the fund tracking error.

Problem

Supporting fiat transactions

Users require simple one-click solution that allows to wire money via bank and leave everything else to the discretion of a fund manager.

Solution

Fiat Gateway

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Licensed EU crypto-fiat broker offers traditional clients to invest in the index funds directly with USD, EUR, and any other fiat currency.

Problem

Attracting investors

Cryptocurrency industry is highly competitive when it comes to raising investments. Index funds need a sustainable customer flow in order to become a profitable enterprise.

Solution

Marketing Tool

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One of the most difficult parts of fundraising – attracting the first clients – can be overcome with the built-in marketplace. Listing the fund or investment strategy on the marketplace opens access to the broad spectrum of investors.

Roadmap
Q3
BAMP
The concept of infrastructure for the cryptocurrency fund. Start of IT development.
TheIndex.Fund
Development of cryptocurrency indices and corresponding methodology for index funds launch.
CryptoEYE
The concept of Information provider including news aggregator and features enabling efficient asset management in cryptocurrency industry.
Q4
CryptoEYE
Alpha-version release: 5 cryptocurrency indices, crypto-wiki with 100 coins and tokens description, cryptocurrency investment calculator.
BAMP
Transformation of the fund concept to full-fledged Blockchain Asset Management Platform (BAMP) for external asset managers.
Q1
ZiChange
Company set up in EU. Obtaining of license for crypto-fiat broker.
CryptoEYE
Release of beta version. Release of the news aggregation module.
BAMP
MVP release.
Q2
TGE
Token Generation Event. Private Sale.
CryptoEYE
Integration of the news aggregator into the CryptoEYE. Release of CryptoEYE 2.0.
TheIndex.Fund
Launch of first two tokenized index funds for limited number of investors.
Q3
TGE
Token Generation Event. Private Sale.
Trading Terminal
Launch of the alpha version of the trading platform, which supports major cryptocurrency exchanges in a single terminal.
ZiChange
Launch of crypto fiat broker. Bitcoin and Ethereum trading.
Q4
TGE
Public offering / Exchange listing
CryptoEYE
Launching of a module for customizing the news feed and market data.
ZiChange
Extending the list of available trading crypto-fiat pair. Launch of the platform for retail clients.
Q1
CryptoEYE
Extending the range of data sources: social media, blogs, news, and publications.Publication of market analytics for users. Localization of the site into 2 additional languages.
ZiChange
Integration of the trading terminal with the brokerage infrastructure.
Q2
CryptoEYE
Provision of customized analytics based on collected information.

**Optional
BAMP**
Release of BAMP 1.0 (beta version).

**Optional
TheIndex.Fund**
Launch of a family of index funds for a wide range of investors. The start of the securitization process and listing on stock exchanges. Launching the process of legalization of access to investment in funds for residents of most countries (USA, Great Britain, Singapore, and other countries).

**Optional
Q3
CryptoEYE
Launch of the service as trading hypothesis testing. Localization into 2 additional languages.

**Optional
BAMP**
Release of BAMP 2.0. Decentralized asset storage with distributed access. Launching of investment marketplace

**Optional
Q4
CryptoEYE
Extending the range of analytical products. Localization into 2 additional languages.
Team
Our leaders
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Khachatur is an established investment management professional with more than 10 years’ experience in asset management and private banking. During the course of his career, he has worked with the leading banks and hedge funds from Switzerland, Russia, Singapore, Luxembourg, Cyprus and Lichtenstein. Khachatur was the Partner and Managing Director of ATON, Russia’s oldest independent investment group. He was responsible for the development of ATON’s Swiss operations, ATON WM Suisse, from a start-up in 2014 to one of the leading independent asset managers in Switzerland with assets under management over USD 250m. Khachatur possesses strong expertise in brokerage, asset restructuring and financial advisory, and is a frequent lecturer on alternative investments. He is a qualified asset manager and financial markets specialist and has a degree in political science.
KHACHATUR GUKASYAN
Co-founder, CEO
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Serge is an experienced project manager and business restructuring specialist with more than 15 year’s international experiences in the technology, energy and construction industries, particularly the USA, Austria and Russia. Serge specialises in business process organisation, procurement consulting, cost optimisation, and business administration. He holds an MBA with specialisation in Finance from NOVA Southeastern University, USA.
SERGE GELLER
Сo-founder, COO
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Stepan is an award-winning software engineer with more than 15 years’ experience in software systems development using an array of breakthrough technologies. He is a technical visionary with a proven ability to implement complex and innovative projects with service-oriented architecture and technology. Over the years, Stepan has led numerous IT teams and projects internationally. His expertise lies in enterprise software design, service-oriented architecture and technologies, software defined infrastructures, Big Data, Cognitive computing and Artificial Intelligence. Stepan is an author of 12 scientific publications and holds a PhD in Computer Science.
STEPAN TSATURYAN
PhD, CTO
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Andrey is a finance and investment guru with more than 20 years’ experience in the media, telecoms and fintech sectors. Prior to joining Zichain, he spent several years successfully developing a number of start-ups and fintech companies specializing in mobile applications. Andrey also spent six years as Chief Financial Officer at Svyaznoy, Russia’s second largest mobile phone retailer, where he oversaw the company’s financial planning, budgeting and product pricing activities. Prior to that, he was managing financial strategy at Media Most, one of Russia’s largest media companies. Andrey started his career in 1996 at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has a degree in the economics and finance and holds MBA from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
ANDREY GUNIN
Partner
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Viacheslav possesses more than 15 years’ experience in the development and successful implementation of the marketing projects. He particularly specialises in the project management and restructuring, as well as crisis management. Viacheslav has an extensive experience in the creation and implementation of numerous educational programmes and non-profit sector initiatives.
VIACHESLAV TIMERBULATOV
Co-founder, Head of Business Development
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Ekaterina is a marketing, PR and event specialist. She has a huge experience in developing marketing strategy, communications and event management. Prior to Zichain Ekaterina worked in such companies like Sberbank CIB (former Troika Dialog) and ATON. She is a qualified financial markets specialist. Ekaterina graduated from the University of Business and Law with honors. She holds a degree in International Business and Economic Security.
Ekaterina Matveeva
Head of Marketing&PR
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Taras is a financial markets specialist in the field of alternative investments and asset management. He has a vast experience in hedge fund and mutual fund structuring and played the significant role in the development of the pioneering hedge fund platform for high-net-worth individuals at ATON, Russia’s oldest independent investment group. Taras holds a degree in Economics at New Economic School and Higher School of Economics.
Taras Chumachenko
Partner, Head of Products
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Andrey has extensive experience in promoting various ICO projects. He specializes in marketing, listing, PR, media, road shows, meet ups and conferences in Asia and Europe. The main directions are China, Korea, Singapore, Dubai. Andrey is the founder of the Ico Show and Live Ico projects.
Andrey Kurkin
Head of international business development
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Danil is a financial markets specialist with a quantitative research experience in a proprietary high-frequency trading fund. He has a successful record of developing and deployment of trading algorithms at Moscow Exchange, and possesses deep understanding of infrastructure-level market operations. The key areas of expertise are market microstructure, execution algorithms, customized stat-arb strategies, and algorithm design. Danil holds a degree in Economics at Higher School of Economics and New Economic School.
Danil Yakovlev
Trading Infrastructure Manager

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FAQ

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What is Zichain?

Zichain provides a suite of modules for cryptocurrency financial services. Our infrastructure solutions are tailored for managing digital assets: from retail trading to institutional wealth management

Zichain modules unleash the potential of fintech and maximize advantages of blockchain, big data, and AI. Our research and development activity in blockchain is aimed to eliminate a counterparty risk by building infrastructure for decentralized storage of assets. The fintech services are based on the best practices of the traditional financial world and offer the turnkey trading solutions to retail and institutional participants of the cryptocurrency market. Big Data & AI module becomes your digital financial advisor in the crypto world by delivering comprehensive news and market data along with suggesting proper investment decisions.

Zichain was founded by a group of top-tiered professionals from IT and Finance in 2017. Our mission is to become the one and only counterparty in the cryptocurrency universe and to make digital finance familiar and user-friendly.

2
Why are you building Zichain?

We notice the growing interest and attention of a large number of people towards the cryptocurrency world. This is true not only for retail clients, but also for large institutional players. However, investors and managers still do not have a unified solution for convenient, reliable and safe asset management. That’s why we see immense potential in this industry and believe that we can take a significant market share.

3
What are your competitive advantages?

At the moment, there are many decent projects that have released products or at least a prototype. However, all of them only specialize in a small part of investment process. Unlike competitors, Zichain develops a full-fledged ecosystem that opens access to financial infrastructure for investors and managers in one place. As for products and process optimization, we rely upon many years of our experience and best practices of the traditional financial world in order to lay the ground for future development of the crypto asset management industry.

4
Do you have any released products?

We have already released CryptoEYE. On the website, you can find real-time cryptocurrency prices and market cap, the most relevant news, the detailed information about our crypto-indexes, and the Crypto-wiki with comprehensive coin descriptions. Alpha version of the trading terminal is ready: 4 exchanges, 8 order types. The BAMP MVP is currently available. The crypto-fiat broker ZiChange is already launched, you can trade cryptocurrencies with us at the favorable rates.

5
Who is the target audience of your ecosystem?

ZiChange offers buying and selling digital currency for fiat to everyone somehow connected to the crypto world. TheIndex.Fund is the best choice for passive cryptocurrency investors. BAMP is a convenient solution suitable for every talented fund manager that gives access to the asset management infrastructure and all-in-one trading platform. CryptoEYE is a platform for people curious about cryptocurrencies with which they can get all market data, read news related to their portfolio, and learn information about coins or tokens.

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How will you use proceeds from the token sale?

The proceeds from the sale of tokens will be forwarded to achieve goals stated in the roadmap. The work will be focused in the following areas:

  • IT infrastructure – building scalable system architecture
  • IT-development – automation of TheIndex.Fund trading operations, extension of BAMP and CryptoEYE functionality, development of the decentralized access to assets
  • Marketing and PR – a widespread promotion of our products in order to take a significant share of the market with low competition and shift to the stage of organic growth
  • Liquidity provision – building up cryptocurrency inventory and launching market making algorithms for ZiChange.
  • Hiring of talented employees, building partnerships with best counterparties, and creating teams to localize products in 10 languages
  • Legal support – fund securitization in order to allow access for investors from any country, security tokens registration, and licensing of investment activities in major and most important jurisdictions
  • Cybersecurity – developing an architecture to secure users’ funds and data in possibly the most reliable way
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What is the Blockchain Asset Management Platform (BAMP)?

What is the Blockchain Asset Management Platform (BAMP)? Zichain offers the necessary fund infrastructure for efficient cryptocurrency asset management. The module provides decentralized storage of assets and real-time verification of investment policy statement thereby ensuring the highest level of transparency. The front and back office are seamlessly integrated using automated accounting and performance measurement.
Current status: Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
Go and try

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What is Trading Terminal?

The first trading terminal with institutional-grade functionality and an instant access to all major cryptocurrency exchanges. The new tool will allow traders to track thousands of cryptocurrency pairs, develop sophisticated trading strategies and benefit from increased returns using smart order routing, advanced execution algorithms and automated portfolio management system. The terminal will meet the needs of large institutional investors, including hedge funds and pension funds, and retail investors.The terminal provides Increased trading performance, access to higher liquidity, saving your time.
Current status: Alpha version.

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What is Zichange?

Experience no more hassle buying cryptocurrency with fiat money. We offer legal and fully compliant access to a wide range of cryptocurrency assets for both retail and institutional investors. Advanced execution algorithms as well as integration with several cryptocurrency exchanges and OTC-brokers allow us to execute large transactions at favorable prices.
Current status: Launched
Buy Crypto

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What is CryptoEYE?

CryptoEYE is the news and market data provider based on artificial intelligence and can be customized for each user. Now available: the most relevant news, trading and market data, Crypto-wiki, crypto-indexes, investment calculator, and currency converter.
Current status: Launched
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How to use Zichain modules?

Fund Administration With BAMP, you can start your own cryptocurrency fund in literally several minutes with minimal costs using the blockchain-based infrastructure. As an investor, you can also benefit from the highest level of security and minimal counterparty risk provided by decentralized access to assets. Trading Terminal With our trading terminal, you not only can trade on several exchanges at once, but also implement non-trivial trading strategies, execute large orders (>10-100 BTC), and build a portfolio of any number of cryptocurrencies with a single button. ZiChange European licensed crypto-fiat broker provides legal transactions of buying and selling cryptocurrency against fiat currency with low cost. CryptoEYE CryptoEYE acts as a digital financial advisor delivering all the latest news and the most accurate market data from various sources. You can explore the whole crypto universe through one window, understand the basics of every cryptocurrency project, obtain comprehensive and well-defined market data, receive news and analytics related to your portfolio, and develop your investment strategies.

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What type of token is Zitoken (ZCN)?

Zitoken (ZCN) – ERC20 payment token based on Ethereum blockchain. The token acts as an internal currency fuelling the ecosystem of our services.

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Why should I use Zitoken?

With Zitoken, both investors and managers can pay for our services at a 30% discount. Such services include: CryptoEYE marketing tools for fund managers, BAMP fund infrastructure and trading platform, investing in TheIndex.Fund, covering exchange fees on ZiChange.io. Later, we plan to provide the opportunity to pay for our partners' services.

3
How many Zitokens will be created?

During the Token Generation Event (TGE), we plan to issue no more than 703,125,000 tokens, of which up to 450,000,000 can be sold to investors. If all 450,000,000 tokens are sold, additional 253,125,000 tokens will be issued, of which: 147,656,250 tokens (21% of the total ZCN supply) will belong to the project team; 70,312,500 tokens (10%) will be forwarded to the Advisory Board; 14,062,500 tokens (2%) will be a reward for participating in the Bounty Program; 14,062,500 tokens (2%) will be a reward for participating in the Referral Program; 7,031,250 tokens (1%) will be distributed through Airdrop.

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