As founder David Nikzad puts it, “Orthogonal is a holding company and ecosystem that unites the desire to make money with doing good for the planet and society.” Orthogonal controls equity stake in companies that have the goal of serving the greater good and truly helping the world we live in. Then, in return, Orthogonal gets operational resources, a management ecosystem, and mentorship. They help catapult companies to success by “providing them with a monetization strategy, operational support, compliance / regulatory guidance and connect them […]
The Reserve Oil & Gas Coin (ROC) is “…a new blockchain standard that will provide complete transparency to the oil & gas industry supply chain.” They’re building a cryptocurrency specifically for the oil and gas industry on the Ethereum Blockchain platform, where the ROC team will acquire oil and gas wells, and pay an annual dividend to all coin holders and investors. This will provide the transparency of blockchain with the stability of oil and gas — two of the world’s greatest commodities. ROC will […]
KingsCrowd provides a framework and context for people to understand and evaluate investing in startups. They’re bringing together financial experts and technologists to help everyone make informed, intelligent investment decisions on portals like Netcapital, Wefunder, StartEnginge, and more. KingsCrowd provides portal-agnostic research and analytics solution built on education, analytics, research and recommendations. That way, anyone can understand, learn, leverage, and evaluate these deals — and make the right investment for them.
Monetran is here to offer “the Holy Grail of cryptocurrencies.” Their Moneda Tokens are built on the Stellar Network and designed to be stable while enabling fast, economical transactions of any amount, from under $1.00 to large sums, meaning it can be used everyday, but anybody. The Monetran app will allow users to transfer Moneda, as well as convert Moneda Tokens to applicable fiat currency. So far, the parameters of the Moneda token have been established but the tokens has not been created due to […]
Rapunzl is a “…viral gamification of the stock market which blends the excitement of fantasy football with the world of investing.” In other words, it’s a social network for investors! Users can link live brokerage accounts, trade alongside their friends, follow top investors, and compete for prizes. So far, Rapunzl has been featured on ABC and Fox, and they’ve received $565,000 in scholarship commitments. Additionally they have a 501(c)3 fiscal sponsorship from UrbanX Learning. This allows them to fundraise tax-deductible scholarship prizes from financial institutions […]
atlasGo is a community of changemakers who raise awareness and funds for important causes through the miles they log. For each mile or kilometer you log during an atlasGo run, hike, or bike, a corporate sponsor donates money to a chosen nonprofit. atlasGo can be used by a corporation’s employees to promote employee engagement, CSR, and wellness — or to open it up to anyone outside of the corporation, across the globe, that wants to make a difference. So far, over 10,000 atlasGO changemakers have […]
10XTS is here, and they’re “…working to transform how early stage companies and small business funding works.” They’re a software company that builds blockchain products and solutions, and they’ve launched XDEX, a blockchain-based system to track share ownership for companies and investors. 10XTS hopes to deliver a solution that solves the obstacles making blockchain prohibitive to adopt. They’re also tokenizing their own company shares and capitalization table on XDEX.