Next Generation Option Exchange for Digital Assets
Manticor is the next generation option exchange for digital assets. We believe in the future of assets digitalization and derivative trading. The platform focuses on option products and will facilitate professional traders to play complex strategies. Manticor will provide features that institutional investors truly desire with deep liquidity provided by top tier market makers as well as other participants.
What we do?
Manticor will be a leading trading venue for digital asset options. Our platform introduces multiple state-of-the-art and long-awaited features in the space of derivatives trading, including:
Denomination in StableCoin
Fast fund transfer and lock in value relative to fiat.
Intraday Portfolio Margin
Risk adjusted leverage to execute strategies.
Transparent settlement price and margin calculation.
Better Market Depth
Pro-rata matching and fair access for all participants.
High Performance Matching Engine and API
Low latency and no connection failure during market swing.
Complied with CFTC requirements for operation.
TIMELINE & PRODUCT ROADMAP
Productionize DCM-Grade Trading System
Onboard Testing Users
Setup Regulatory Advisor Board
Prepare DCM Application
Partnership with Existing DCO
Start Offshore Operation
Onboard Trading Members
Sell Trade Membership
Submit DCM Application
Start development for DCO
Onboard US-based Clients
Add Fiat-Settled Products
Obtain DCM License
Prepare DCO Application
DCO-Grade Clearing System Ready
Submit DCO License
Expand Underlying Assets to include STO and Asset-backed Token
Add More Contracts
Obtain DCO License
Products & Solutions
Manticor will list options for actively traded commodity-type digital assets, and later expand support for security token and other digital asset classes as underlying.
- Support for All Major Commodity-type Digital Assets
- Contracts Denominated in StableCoins
- Future Support for Security Tokens and Other Customized Contracts
Settlement & Clearance Services
- Transparent Settlement
- Counter-Party Anonymity Guaranteed
- Cash or Physical Settlement
- Guaranteed Settlement via Margin Pool
- Risk Adjusted Leverage through Portfolio Margin
- Matching Engine with Transparent Matching Rules
- Fair Incentive Plans for Participants
- High Performance API
- Fully Open Access for 3rd-Party Market Makers
- Help Clients Deal with Large Trades
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Our Advantage?
We are using the HyperLedger blockchain to secure the funds and provide maximum transparency while managing the rest directly (orderbook, etc). Currently, we are focusing on architecting the next-generation clearance and settlement mechanism for derivative contracts through the blockchain.
About Our Team?
We are made up of founders from MIT and Carnegie Mellon and mentored by top-tier advisors from regulatory body and exchange executives with over 50+ years combined experience in securities, derivative market making, blockchain and enterprise technology in the financial world.
We’re building both the infrastructure and the marketplace to create and exchange derivative products directly on the blockchain, using blockchain assets, smart contracts for maximum transparency and security.
What are Derivatives?
The term ‘Derivative’ indicates that it has no independent value, i.e. its value is entirely ‘derived’ from the value of the underlying asset. Our underlying asset will be cryptocurrency coins and tokens.
What is a Futures Contract?
Futures Contract means a legally binding agreement to buy or sell the underlying security at a future date. Future contracts are the organized/standardized contracts in terms of quantity, quality, delivery time and place for settlement on any date in future.
What is an Option Contract?
Options Contract is a type of Derivatives Contract which gives the buyer/holder of the contract the right (but not the obligation) to buy/sell the underlying asset at a predetermined price within or at end of a specified period..
We aim to be world’s leading venue for smart-contract based derivatives top liquidity provider in the market!