Smart Valor

Trading & Investment
End date:
01/07/2019, 02:59 AM
Time left:
161 d. 03:40:59
Brief information
Get money
45 000 000 CHF
100 000 000 VALOR
Start date
27 Dec 2018
Ethereum, Bitcoin
  • information
  • Video
  • roadmap
  • team
  • partners
  • bounty


  • Markus Rinderer
    Founding Partner Current (VC) Founder
    Markus is a proven expert in global cross-border ecommerce payments. He is the ex-CEO and founder of PAY.ON, which had a successful exit to ACI Worldwide in 2015.
  • Stéphane Pictet
    Serial entrepreneur and investor
    Stéphane has been involved in Virtual Network SA since 1997, as Founder, CEO and now Chairman.
  • Denis Shulakov
    1 st Vice President Gazprombank
    Denis is currently Head of Capital Markets at Gazprombank, in charge of DCM, ECM, research and e-trading.
  • John Henry Clippinger
    Research scientist MIT Media Lab
    John is a research scientist at MIT Media Lab and co-founder of, four software companies, and (a personal data non-profit).
  • Alain Falys
    Serial entrepreneur and investor
    Alain co-founded Yoyo Wallet, a mobile payment and loyalty marketing platform in Europe.
  • Yessin Schiegg
    Yessin is known as an ambassador of the Ethereum Foundation and is CFO of, an Ethereum-based decentralized mobile browser, wallet and instant messenger project.
  • Daniel Kornitzer
    EVP & Chief Business Development Officer at Paysafe Group
    Daniel is EVP & Chief Business Development Officer at Paysafe Group, a global leading provider of payment solutions, trusted by businesses and consumers in over 200 countries, and with a combined transactional volume of US $56 billion in 2017 and 3,000 employees.
  • David Johnston
    Chairman of the Board at Factom Inc
    An active angle & venture stage investor, David has been CEO of several technology startups, board member & advisor to growth stage companies and open source software companies in blockchain space
  • Ron Chiong
    Impact investor, ex-securities regulator and ex-trader
    Ron is currently at AvantFaire Holding Limited focusing on impact investing and early stage technology ventures
  • Marius Messerli
    Founder at Mindliner AG
    Marius belongs to the most active supporters of crypto communities in Switzerland and Bitcoin evangelizer. Focusing on several projects Marius was one of the first contributors of VALOR network and IOTA, where he serves both as investor and as a full node operator
  • Thomas Kern
    Board Member, Swiss ICT Investor Club
    Thomas is board member at Swiss ICT Investor Club, Swiss largest Business Angel Club that connects smart money to seed and early stage tech startups. Previously, he built up the consulting domain of a data network integrator which was then acquired by Swisscom
  • Matthew Roszak
    Leading Blockchain Investor, Founding Partner of Tally Capital and Chairman of Bloq
    Matthew is one of the early Bitcoin investors, who Gave Richard Branson And Bill Clinton their First Bitcoin. He is also known as the early advocate of tokenization of assets and thought leaders in the blockchain space


Reviews: 0

Suggest video

Team: 6

  • Olga Feldmeier
    Founder and CEO
    The ‘Bitcoin Queen’ of Switzerland’s Crypto Valley, Olga is a visionary entrepreneur who focuses on the intersection of banking and blockchain technology.
  • Oliver Feldmeier
    Chief Operating Officer
    Oliver is an expert in digital transformation. He has a strong background in managing large scale technology projects in the financial sector.
  • Julien Bringer, PhD
    Chief Security Officer
    Julien is a serial innovator. He holds over 50 patents and has authored over 80 publications on security and cryptography – and holds a PhD in applied mathematics and computer science.
  • Thomas Felber
    Chief Information Officer
    Thomas has over 12 years of experience building custom software products and solutions for multiple industries. He is the Co-founder and Head of IT at BeeZero – the Linde Group’s hydrogen-powered car-sharing initiative (Germany).
  • Davide Carboni
    Senior Blockchain Architect
    Davide is a technical leader with many years of experience acquired at the intersection of research and industry. He worked for companies like Intel Corporation / Labs Europe (IE and UK), Tiscali (IT), CRS4 (IT) and Laboratoire IXL (FR)
  • Alexandra Sowa
    Head of Legal and Compliance
    Alexandra is a licensed lawyer with 15+ years of experience in banking supervisory, investor protection and post-trade transparency (FATCA, MIFID II, MAR)
  • 1
    - Team of 10 full-time contributors established. - Financial Intermediary status in Switzerland in preparation. - Platform prototype fully functional on consortium blockchain build. - Go-to-market focus areas: - Establishment of flagship conference series Crypto / ICO Summit; - Brand awareness / PR (print, online, TV). - Key partnerships established with VC funds, technology providers, and legal advisors. - First round of pre-sale completed (CHF 1.5m) with focus on strategic investors.
  • 2
    Operational Readiness
    - Team of 37 full-time contributors established. - Financial Intermediary status (AML-license) received in Switzerland. - Banking License (Liechtenstein) and Security Dealer license application in preparation. - Development of core platform components completed, overall integration tests ongoing. - Go-to-market focus areas: - Early access user onboarding; - Global expansion of conference series (Crypto Summit World Tour). - Further partnerships with VC funds, technology provider and legal advisors. - Second round of pre-sale completed (CHF 3.3m) with focus on strategic partners.
  • 3
    Start of operations
    - Team of 45 full-time contributors established, plus opening for outside developers. - Launch of platform with core components in production – listing of VALOR token as first proof of issuance and trading capabilities followed by trading of selected cryptocurrencies, utility and payment token. - Establishment of enterprise-grade custody solution for digital assets in partnership with Ledger (as announced at Consensus in May 2018). - Applications for Banking License (Liechtenstein) and OTF (Organized Trading Facility) completed. - Core members of asset verticals joined the VALOR network, working groups preparing the legal frameworks for security trading - Go-to-market focus areas: - Ramp-up of online communities and onboarding of users to the platform; - Brand awareness in home markets (EU, Switzerland, UK). - ICO completed.
  • 4
    Fully licensed crypto bank
    - Team of 75 full-time, plus significant growth of external contributor team. - Banking license in Liechtenstein granted, additional services in securitization and basic banking services. - Begin listing and trading security tokens on the VALOR Platform. - Extended functionality in production - collaboration tools, incentive systems, task and apps marketplace. - Functionality for decentralized trading for selected assets enabled (smart contract-based auctions). - VALOR Chain operational to meet specific regulatory / compliance requirements for certain security token. - Go-to-market focus area: growth of user base in home market plus top 10 focus countries though incentives and reward programs.
  • 5
    Decentralization of trading
    - Rapid expansion of listed tokens. - Functionality for decentralized, compliant trading is extended to securities and becomes primary method for less liquid assets (global pooling of liquidity). - VALOR network includes similar platforms in the US and Asia enabling cross-platform listings and distribution. - Advanced functionality for incentivizing decentralized value creation. - Large ecosystem established driving the open source functional extension.


ICO Bench   
ICO profile

Full description

Based in the Swiss Crypto Valley, SMART VALOR is a blockchain startup set to enable borderless crypto finance. SMART VALOR aims to build a decentralized marketplace for tokenized alternative investments backed by secure custody for crypto assets. Capitalizing on the Swiss legal framework, SMART VALOR aims to combine privacy and security of a leading banking center with the accessibility and diversity of the blockchain-based open network. SMART VALOR’s head office is located in Zug, Switzerland which is also known as the Crypto Valley.


External analytics

Found a mistake in the ICO description?

Report a mistake

Suspect a SCAM?

Report a SCAM
© 2019 ICO Market. All rights reserved