TheStandard.io

Change Money, Change The World

The Standard DAO is the layer ZERO of stablecoins, aiming to mirror every fiat currency across all major blockchains.

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Combining the best ideas from the first generation of stablecoins

FEI

Initial bonding curve to fund a strong protocol controlled value

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Olympus

Liquidity bonding incentives to have deep market liquidity

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Maker DAO

Private smart vaults to borrow money from yourself

to create the ultimate next-generation of decentralised stablecoins.

What is The Standard?

The Standard Protocol enables the creation of stablecoins. These stablecoins are digital assets that are backed by a basket of underlying assets that users lock up in smart vaults. This allows users to generate stable cryptocurrencies pegged to any fiat in the world by utilising asset-backed loans without intermediaries.

The Standard governance token (TST) holders are rewarded for governing the protocol by staking and or voting on TheStandard.io

Developed by

The team behind the first bitcoin / commodities exchange developed in 2014 when there was only eight bitcoin exchanges in the world.

The Standard Euro

sEURO is the first stablecoin to be released by The Standard Protocol followed by sUSD, sYEN, sGBP, sCHF, sCAD…

The Standard Token

The Standard Token (TST) holders earn

  • staking rewards derived from all stablecoins minted and the deployment of the PCV
  • 50% discount on borrowing rates
  • decreasing supply
  •  the option to purchase liquidated assets under spot.

Our Partners

The Standard DAO

The Decentralised Autonomous Organisation (DAO) is responsible for governing and growing the ecosystem by making key decisions using smart voting mechanisms, AI and prediction markets.

Meet the Team

Joshua Scigala
Co-Founder

An award-winning entrepreneur who has co-founded several technology startups including Vaultoro, SwapStyle and many more. Joshua is one of the first advocates of bitcoin all the way back in 2010.

Joshua has experience with managing large technological teams successfully and has been a pioneer in the sharing economy since 2001.

Laurin Bylica
Co-Founder

Entrepreneur, fintech visionary, management consultant and senior associate for a corporate VC & family office in Hong Kong. Laurin has an outstanding track record of driving tech projects from start to finish and has worked on some of the largest projects in the blockchain space.

Ana Valdes
Co-Founder

A Chief Operating Officer with a successful track record in the blockchain space for six years.  Prior to this, she was the Head of E-commerce in a popular luxury fashion brand startup in Berlin, Front Row Society. Ana is a postgraduate of the London School of Economics and is holding a Master’s degree in Foreign Business Affairs. 

Simon Morley
Co-Founder

An engineer by definition, Simon started his technology career in Nokia’s R&D department before moving into finance where he cut his teeth at a prestigious asset management firm. Since 2005, Simon has founded multiple successful startups covering everything from WiFi, analytics, big-data & machine learning, retail & hospitality and most recently, blockchain development at Vaultoro.

Philip Scigala
Co-Founder

Founder & Co-Founder of various successful technology driven companies including Bar9 and Vaultoro. Philip has been in the blockchain and precious metals space for more than seven years. As committed CEO and CTO, Philip developed the Vaultoro exchange and other products and services for the precious metal industry.

Advisory Board

Hartej from Zokyo joins The Standard dao crypto project
Hartej Sawhney
Smart Contract Security

Hartej Sawhney pioneered the smart contract security auditing space in 2015. He founded Zokyo, a venture studio that builds, secures and funds crypto, DeFi and NFT companies, and also co-founded Hosho, which was ranked #1 Smart Contract security Auditor in 2019 by Forbes. 

Dr Jane Thomason joins The standard DAO DeFi project
Dr Jane Thomason
DAO Governance

Dr Jane Thomason is a thought leader in technological innovation, fintech and blockchain for social impact. She was named by Forbes as a leader in Blockchain for Social Impact and is a published author. She holds a large number of academic and commercial positions including a seat on the board of a major bank and co-founded the British Blockchain and Frontier Technology Association. 

Faraj Abutalibov
Faraj Abutalibov
Crypto VC Dubai /Mid East
Faraj is the founder of a Large crypto executives’ community with 430 C-Level executives from the crypto world. Mr Abutalibov is also a co-founder of the Crypto VC (Sharara) and crypto media (Gulf Crypto Insight).

Initial TST Allocation