IPOR fixes borrowing rates using an interest rate swap with the liquidity pool as contract counterparty
Determine whether you want to pay fixed or pay floating rate based on the current IPOR rate.
The Automated Market Maker (AMM) determines the price of opening a contract by assessing the current IPOR rate, all open contracts, historical data, and the size of the contract.
The AMM will present all the necessary information including the rate, the fees, and the contract size. The liquidity pool acts as the contract counterpart and you can choose to open a contract.
TVL growth from 2020 to 2021
dollar market, nearly
$450 Trillion notional
of the global derivatives market value
The IPOR Index and IPOR Derivatives products are initially being developed by IPOR Labs, a Zug based firm specializing in derivatives software products.
IPOR Labs was founded by veterans in financial markets, cryptocurrency, and blockchain expertise spanning protocol development, fixed income derivatives, quantitative finance, exchange trading systems, venture capital, and software development.
Darren has been a blockchain entrepreneur since 2011 across exchanges, payments, protocol, and investment in Latin America, Asia, and Europe. He was formerly Sr. Advisor for the Cardano blockchain venture wing Emurgo, and led business development for one of the world's first multi-currency crypto exchanges TradeHill in 2011. He is also an active advisor and angel investor.
Dimitar has a background in investment banking, venture capital, and exchange operations both spot and derivatives in Europe and Asia. He was formerly a VC with JRR Crypto, a Shanghai based VC firm, exchange lead on two derivatives exchanges both acquired, operations at BTC, and formerly investment banking portfolio manager. He also advises on multiple DeFi projects.
Mauricio is a quant and data scientist who holds a Ph.D in computer science, is a fellow member at the Royal Statistics Society, and has professional experience in Latin America and Asia. He is currently Chief Data Scientist at Obolus a boutique data science and quantitative finance consultancy and was formerly Board Member and R&D with SBI Bits, the crypto exchange of the Japanese SBI Holdings.
Pasteur has over 8 years of experience in marketing and software development across Australia. He has built a mobile game company, a VR startup, and a media company which is directed in helping other crypto protocols in marketing and community building. Pasteur is also an active investor and advisor for various crypto communities helping them refine their brands.
Rav has 14 years of software development experience in Europe and holds a Masters in Microcomputer control systems. He began his career as an enterprise software developer, where he has spent the majority of his career. He has also developed solutions for Deloitte in finance, insurance and banking.
Mario has 15 years of software development experience in Europe and holds a masters in Applied Mathematics. He began his career with Deloitte, where he has built enterprise software, and served as technical lead for four years for a fintech payments startup. An an enterprise software developer he built financial software solutions for investment banking.
Kuba is a front-end developer focused on React and TypeScript. During his 7-year career in web development he has worked for several large multinational software companies. Kuba follows recent trends in web development and is in touch with the community providing online tutorials in his free time. His goal is to provide convenient interfaces for the users with a simple and straight forward approach.
Wookash has over a decade in software development and project management across Asia and Europe. He has been CTO at three venture backed startups previously, and most recently as Product Owner, software architect bridging business and engineering teams for multi-year, 8 figure software project for a major chemicals corporation in the world.
Rebeka is a designer who is passionate about creating meaningful design solutions and sparking ideas into products. She has a wide creative background including working with UI/UX, brand identities, illustrations, social media campaign design, print design and more.
William is a General Partner at SOSV, Managing Director of Chinaccelerator, and Managing Director of MOX. William was previously Managing Director of SingTel Innov8 supporting China investments and a Partner at Softbank China & India Holdings. William spent 11 years as an equity research analyst with Deutsche Bank, Bank of America Securities, and Bear Stearns and has made 39 angel investments.
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