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DropDeck - Token Sale


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DropDeck is a Decentralized Financing Platform for Startups & SMEs - streamlining venture investment & lending to help investors screen, evaluate, invest in or lend to the most innovative or thriving companies, maximize return, driving the global economy forward.

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DropDeck - Token Sale

  1. 1. A DECENTRALIZED STARTUP & SME FINANCING PLATFORM Crowdsale scheduled for Sep ‘17 (demo) 1 Fintech Venture Capital SME Lending Artificial Intelligence Blockchain
  2. 2. streamlines equity & alternative debt financing for startups & SMEs - to help investors source, screen, evaluate, invest in or lend to the most innovative or thriving companies, maximize return, driving the global economy forward. 2
  4. 4. 4 PROBLEM
  5. 5. 5 PROBLEM
  6. 6. 6 PROBLEM
  7. 7. 7 SOLUTION DropDeck arrives to remove all friction between investors and innovators
  8. 8. 12 DropDeck scores, ranks and recommends trustworthy investors or founders (with high Trust scores) and potential companies (with high Potential scores). You can pay to see the evidence of these scores to verify them yourself. 8
  9. 9. DropDeck saves your time sourcing, screening and evaluating decks: Your most suitable and potential decks are put at the TOP of your Home. Information is arranged in order of importance - into 3 different layers of details (Home → Deck → Claim), so you can screen based on what matters most first before spending time on more details. 9
  10. 10. For entrepreneurs, you can improve your chance of getting funded, selected, or winning prizes by inviting related & trustworthy people to evaluate your company's claims. For investors, incubators, competition judges, etc., you can rally your network of trusted people to help evaluate interested companies so that you can see more accurate evaluation & rankings, and find your next winning investments faster. 10
  11. 11. Venture capital Problems between entrepreneurs and investors in finding and evaluating each other cost them billions of dollars, part of which DropDeck can save for them and turn into revenue. 11 Reference: MARKET
  12. 12. 12 SME Lending Besides venture investment (equity financing), the option for lending (debt financing) would allow companies to raise money without losing equity, and allow investors to lend money to earn interest instead of equity. The addressable market of SME lending is worth $284 billion* * lending/$File/ey-understanding-alternative-lending.pdf MARKET
  13. 13. 13 Artificial Intelligence allows analyzing a large amount of scattered data for hidden patterns in order to get increasingly better at WHY A.I.
  14. 14. 14 We siphon data from from our platform and all related sources, process them with different machine learning models, to output Trust scores, Potential scores, and Recommendations WHY A.I.
  15. 15. 15 DropDeck passed the 1st round of IBM Watson AI PRIZE and receives mentorship from world-class AI experts for 4 years. WHY A.I.
  16. 16. 16 Transparent no scam Efficient save time, money, effort International for everyone, everywhere Instant earn money fast P2P no counterparty Reliable no downtime WHY BLOCKCHAIN
  17. 17. 17 Decentralized data collection ensures the trustworthiness of the data used to calculate Trust scores, Potential scores, and Recommendations.
  18. 18. 18 WHY BLOCKCHAIN Blockchain-based credit history improves the accuracy of creditscoring and decreases reliance on big data partners
  19. 19. Everyone’s effort gets paid for Convenient & transparent wallet Instant rewards upon sales Incentivize data contribution 19 WHY BLOCKCHAIN
  20. 20. Transparently Incentivize data contribution to improve the A.I. engine 20 WHY BLOCKCHAIN
  21. 21. DropDeck won 1st PRIZE at Enigma Blockchain Business Contest organized by 21 WHY BLOCKCHAIN
  22. 22. 1222 The "incentive system" is designed to compel users to contribute data in many ways (evaluate, vote, interact, etc.) in order to satisfy their own needs and get rewarded in many ways. E.g. the more trustworthy people you can rate and add to your Trust Circle, the more accurate evaluation & rankings you see. INCENTIVE SYSTEM
  23. 23. 23 E.g. If you evaluate and predict the funding outcome of a company correctly before its funding deadline, you get rewarded with money. E.g. The first person who publishes a deck will become that deck's "Hunter" and get a share of all pot money won in that deck for a fixed amount of time. INCENTIVE SYSTEM
  24. 24. 24 Invest in, lend to potential companies Pay for score verification Pay for premium features to achieve goals faster Get rewarded as an Evaluator, Hunter, Curator and more With DropDeck Token (DDT) from our Initial Coin Offering (ICO), you can DDT crowdsale
  25. 25. 25 Invest in, lend to potential companies Pay for score verification DDT crowdsale
  26. 26. The benefits of investing & lending with DDT 26 1. Leverage: invest small into DDT to have a 10x bigger amount later for investment-lending 2. Evaluation: incentivize people to evaluate companies more accurately 3. Speed: instantly invest into & lend to companies in urgent needs, anywhere in the world 4. Transparency: monitor the spending of investees/borrowers 5. Portfolio: invest into or lend to different companies to reduce risk 6. Installment: invest in installments to reduce risk 7. Dividend: claim a share of DropDeck's profit 8. Speculation: earn return in DDT, which increases in price over time 9. Ecosystem: curator, broker, insurer, debt collector help reduce risk 10. Escrow: DropDeck optionally keeps your money before all requirements are met 11. Reputation: improve scores, future deal flow, increase limits on services DDT crowdsale
  27. 27. 27 Pay for premium features to achieve goals faster Get rewarded as an Evaluator, Hunter, Curator, and more DDT crowdsale
  29. 29. 29 DATA FUNDING APPLY * SCORING Crunchbase o Mattermark o o CBInsights o o PitchBook o AngelList o Funderbeam o o o CrowdCube o Seedrs o SyndicateRoom o FundersClub o CircleUp o Seedinvest o Bnktothefuture o DealMatrix o o OddUp o o F6S o Gust o Venture360 o DROPDECK o o o o Business loan Non- collateral Innovative creditscoring** Retail investors Cryptocurrency Banks o LendingClub o o o o Upstart o o Funding Circle o o Lufax o o o o FundingSocieties o o o o InnovenCapital o o Crowdo o o o o HeroFinCorp o Prosper o o WeLend o o ChinaRapidFinance o o o Loanranger o o Finaccel o o Avant o Poloniex Lending o o o o DROPDECK o o o o o COMPETITION DropDeck: a single trustscoring engine to support both investment & lending Evaluation made transparent and transactions secured by blockchain Incentive system for data contribution makes A.I. engine less reliant on data partners Investment platforms Lending platforms Note: most lending platforms rely heavily on data partners for creditscoring *refers to functions that allow startups to apply to startup programs, competitions **refers to methods that incorporate unconventional data to determine a company's quality (as opposed to traditional data on credit history) + Incentive system for data contribution
  30. 30. aims to disrupt with two paradigm shifts: Why disruptive to the competition? 30 “Craiglist-to-Amazon” “Listing-to-Recommendation” “Passive-to-Active” 1 “Paypal-to-FraudSciences” “Data-to-Metadata” “Direct-to-Indirect”2 COMPETITION 3 Secret sauce +
  31. 31. “Craiglist-to-Amazon” “Listing-to-Recommendation” “Passive-to-Active” 1 31 X junk-filled X impersonal O curated O personalized
  32. 32. 32 “Craiglist-to-Amazon” “Listing-to-Recommendation” “Passive-to-Active”1 X junk-filled X impersonal O curated O personalized
  33. 33. “Paypal-to-FraudSciences” “Data-to-Metadata” “Direct-to-Indirect”2 33 DropDeck calculates scores based X less on: information consciously inputted by people, O more on: incentive-guided behavior and immutable information unconsciously scattered across the platform and the internet, uncovering telltale hidden patterns.
  34. 34. The Incentive System enables a perfect combination of: elements to break barriers in-between, minimize risk, and maximize return for both DDT investors/lenders* and DDT holders DDT holders - Evaluators, Curators & more *DDT investors/lenders refer to people who invest in or lend to companies through the DropDeck platform Secret sauce DDT Investors DDT Lenders DDT investors /lenders profit from investments/loans Good for DropDeck's business DDT holders DDT holders collaborate in the best interest of investors/lenders 1) get rewarded for contribution 2) earn dividends from DropDeck, 3) and increase their token net worth 34 3
  35. 35. 35 Subscription packages of premium features Score verification Commission on investment deals 1. Features for investors and fundraising companies to achieve their goals faster. Later: features for brokers, insurers, etc. 2. Investors pay to see the evidence of scores - data used for scoring people and companies on DropDeck 3. 2% of the investment amount BIZ MODEL
  36. 36. 36 Lending service fee Agency commission Trustscoring integration 1. A 2. B 3. 4. 4% from lenders' annual rate of return and varying origination fee from borrowers 5. Commission from providers of services (legal, accounting, HR, marketing, etc.) to investors and companies on DropDeck 6. Integration of our trustscoring engine to other commercial platforms (e-commerce, HR, education, etc.) BIZ MODEL
  37. 37. 37 TEAM & ADVISORS
  38. 38. Our AI development is advised by all AI XPRIZE mentors around the world, including 38 TEAM & ADVISORS
  39. 39. 50% Crowdsale 10% Partnerships, Bug Bounties, Referral Rewards 10% Token Reserve 20% Founders, Team, Advisors, Early Contributors Token Allocation (DDT) 10% DropDeck fund for investments, lending, promotions and rewards Usage of proceeds (ETH) 60% R&D and Product Development 20% Marketing & Business Development 10% Operational Expenses 5% Legal Expenses 5% Buffer Crowdsale in Sep ‘17, capped at 50,000 ETH Price: 1 ETH = 5500 DDT (Power Hour only, plus volume discount) Emission rate: no new DDT is created after reaching cap 39
  40. 40. 40 ROADMAP The product is live and constantly updated to reflect upgrades and your feedback. See it evolve daily!