Ethos ETHOS

$0.3579
Market Cap $ 29.217 MM (#156)
24h Volume $ 1.275 MM
Chg. 24h: -5.85%
Algo. score 3.2/5  (#372)
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Ethos fundamental analysis & ratings » detailed scores

The following scores are algorithmicically calculated multiple times a day based on manually and automatically collected publicly verifiable, objective data.
The full formula and collected data are public and open for your reference and further research.

Scoring model: Centralized > Hierarchical org. structure

Open communication channels 100%
Ability to contact the company via: Slack, Telegram or Discord
70 points Why? 70
70 ANY NOT EMPTY
0 ALL EMPTY
Ability to contact the company via: Contact form or Email
30 points Why? 30
30 ANY NOT EMPTY
0 ALL EMPTY
Activity on social media 95%
Activity on Blog
Are they posting every 10 days or less?
50 points Why? 50
  • Are they posting something every 10 days or less on their blog? yes
50 YES
0 NO
Activity on Facebook
Are they posting every 3 days or less?
20 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or less? yes
20 YES
0 NO
Activity on Twitter
20 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or less? yes
20 YES
0 NO
Do they have a YouTube channel?
5 points Why? 5
Activity on Youtube
Are they posting every 7 days or less?
0 points Why? 5
  • Do they post something on their Youtube every 7 days or less? no
5 YES
0 NO
Team strength 34%
Executive lead (CEO, COO, executive lead, founder, managing partner etc) who managed multi million dollar companies.
0 points Why? 10
  • Managed a million+ USD$ company before? no
10 YES
0 NO
Tech lead who managed million dollar projects
0 points Why? 10
  • Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before? no
10 YES
0 NO
Exec lead years of experience at executive level
4 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO) 1
15 10+ years
8 3-10 years
4 1-3 years
0 0-1 years
Tech lead years of experience as teach lead
0 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CTO? 0
15 10+ years
7 3-10 years
3 1-3 years
0 0-1 years
Has dedicated Quality Assurance members within the team
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company have any testers / quality asurance specialists on the team? (these people are dedicated to testing only) no
10 YES
0 NO
Sales/Marketing team size compared to other coins
4 points Why? 10
  • How many marketing / sales specialists? 1
10 90th percentile
6 75th percentile
4 50th percentile
2 30th percentile
0 other
Average team member age
10 points Why? 10
  • Average teamembers age 40
10 30+
5 25-30
2 20-25
0 0
Total team size compared to other coins
16 points Why? 20
  • How many teammembers in total? 17
20 95th percentile
18 90th percentile
16 80th percentile
14 50th percentile
7 30th percentile
4 10th percentile
0 other
Advisory board strength 0%
Advisors have bios on the website
0 points Why? 25
  • Biography on website for each board member - yes/no N/A
25 YES
0 NO
Advisors have social media links on the website
0 points Why? 25
  • Do most of the Advisory board members on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, linkedin, github,Twitter other social media) N/A
25 YES
0 NO
2+ advisors have managed multi million dollar companies
0 points Why? 50
  • 2 or more advisors of the team managed multimillon dollar projects or companies no
50 YES
0 NO
Brand awareness/Buzz 40%
Total community size compared to other coins
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit
40 points Why? 60
  • How many people are involved in the community of this project 78949
60 99th-percentile
50 95th-percentile
40 85th-percentile
30 50th-percentile
20 30th-percentile
10 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
GitHub community size compared to other coins
Forks, watchers, stars
0 points Why? 40
40 90th-percentile
30 67th-percentile
20 57th-percentile
15 53th-percentile
10 40th-percentile
5 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Product strength %
Product development status (i.e. stage)
points Why?
Have they open sourced their code?
points Why?
GitHub commits
Statistical mean of 4 week SMA for commits over 49 weeks, compared to other coins
points Why?
Have they published a Product roadmap?
points Why?
Is their Product roadmap up to date?
points Why?
Product age (Today’s date - Release date)
points Why?
Have they published a Whitepaper?
points Why?
Coin strength %
Transactions per second compared to other coins
points Why?
What is their coin emission rate? Is the coin"s inflation under control?
points Why?
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of transaction volumes?
points Why?
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of market capitalization?
points Why?
Has the coin outperformed the rest of the market trend since it started trading?
points Why?
Does the founding team reserve a decent amount of coin to themselves?
points Why?
Business/Company strength %
Financial statements published
points Why?
Burn rate and costs published
points Why?
Financial gains predictions published
points Why?
Company has strategic partnerships
points Why?
Company explains its advantages over competition
points Why?
Company presents a sales/marketing plan
points Why?
We're currently working to gather more data in order to score Ethos

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-08-28 Specific key points such as Social media, blog entries, community size, GitHub and others are automated and refreshed daily.

Ethos facts and figures

Name
Ethos
Trades under Symbol
ETHOS
Circulating supply
81,643,292
Maximum supply
222,295,208
First USD price per coin
$0.07
Coins Distributed in ICO
1,000,000,000
Emission rate
No new tokens created
Blockchain
Ethereum
Consensus method
Proof of stake
Algorithm
N/A
Time for block processing
N/A
Transactions per second
0
Is coin Minable?
No
Type
Token

Product details

Open source
no
Github link
No
Community size
78,949
Status of the project
(working project, demo, just an idea)
Fully working product
Product Roadmap
No
Whitepaper
http://www.ethos.io/Ethos_Whitepaper.pdf
FAQ
https://www.ethos.io/faq/
Explorer 1
https://etherscan.io/token/0x5af2be193a6abca9c8817001f45744777db30756
Explorer 2
https://ethplorer.io/address/0x5af2be193a6abca9c8817001f45744777db30756
Explorer 3
No

Team

Link to the team page
https://www.ethos.io/team/
Team transparency
Biography on website for each team member
Yes
Do team members have links to their social media profiles?
Yes
CEO
Name
Shingo Lavine
Age
N/A
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/shingo-lavine/
Is it mentioned that this CEO works for this company on his LinkedIn profile?
Yes
CEO previous companies / achievements
Shingo Lavine is the Founder and CEO of Ethos, and has assembled an impressive world-class team of elite engineers and executives for the Ethos opportunity. Ethos is Shingo’s brainchild and is deeply passionate about Ethos’ mission of bringing cryptocurrency to the masses. Shingo is the author of the original Ethos Whitepaper “Democratizing Cryptocurrency.” Shingo is an experienced technologist and investor in Bitcoin and alt-coins, and initially funded the company with his investment gains. While only 20, Shingo is a globally recognized expert and thought leader in cryptocurrency and blockchain technologies. Previously, Shingo was the co-founder of Jobs University, an online school with over 20,000 students, and a content marketing expert for Motzie, a mobile recruiting software company. Shingo studies computer science at Brown University. Stephen Corliss Global Strategy + Compliance Stephen Corliss oversees Ethos’s global corporate strategy and company expansion. Mr. Corliss joined Ethos after a long and successful career at leading Wall Street firms including Blackrock, UBS, Merrill Lynch and State Street. During his time as COO at Blackrock, he designed, built and oversaw the firm’s global sell-side execution business, including establishing and operating nearly a dozen regulated broker dealers located across the U.S., Europe and Asia, to deliver seamless trade execution and product distribution of global Equities, Fixed Income, Mutual and Exchange Traded Funds (ETF’s) worldwide. He also managed all related external regulatory relationships with the SEC, FINRA, Federal Reserve, FCA (U.K.), MAS (Singapore), SFC (Hong Kong), ASIC (Australia), and others. Stephen was instrumental in the company’s transformation of its sell-side activities from an analogue to a digital business involving revenues in excess of $225 Million and $350 billion in global trading volume annually. Adam Meghji Chief Technical Officer Adam Meghji leads engineering and development efforts at Ethos. Adam has dedicated his career to creating technology that transforms how we work and play. His love for technology developed quickly as a curious child in the early days of the Internet, and his passion to create has never slowed since. He has held leadership roles at tech organizations of all sizes, from startup, to scale-up, to Fortune 500. In 2011, Adam co-founded Universe.com (acq: Ticketmaster/Live Nation), a DIY ticketing platform, where he served as CTO and developed the concept → launch → growth ➝ acquisition in 2015. Prior to that, he was instrumental in the early launch of Unata, a grocery shopping experience of the future (acq: Instacart). Earlier, Adam lead engineering and roll-out of the world’s first independent car-sharing platform at Metavera (acq: Enterprise Rent-A-Car), including launching Enterprise Car Share, and Google’s very first pilot project involving vehicles. Today, he is actively involved in the Canadian startup scene as both a mentor at Techstars and investor at Real Ventures. Tim Simmons Engineering + Development Tim Simmons leads engineering and development efforts at Ethos. Tim is a seasoned product and technology leader with decades of experience leading engineering teams and developing innovative and complex products and platforms. Tim was the Lead Software Architect at Citrix, a $13B multi-national software company, where he led development of their remote access technology powering their Fortune 500 customer’s distributed cloud scale server farms. Tim then ran mobile cloud security product management for ZScaler, helping them raise their first $32M in venture funding paving the way for subsequent funding from Google and a future potential IPO. Most recently, Tim was CTO for iTrade and Roper Technologies, a $26B diversified industrial and private equity company with investments in technology and SaaS. Tim holds 6 patents in distributed systems and information security. Kevin Dean Pettit Product Management Kevin Pettit is an experienced product manager and financial securities expert. Prior to Ethos, Kevin worked as a Portfolio Management Senior at Freddie Mac, where he was responsible for bringing new products to market and formulating and implementing the strategy of a $223B investment portfolio. Prior to that, he was responsible for valuation activities across three sub portfolios, Derivatives/Hedge/ALM, Credit-Risk Transfer, and a bond asset portfolio for Freddie Mac capital markets. Kevin built a successful track record of launching and improving financial systems at Freddie Mac, uncovering business value to optimize their multi-billion dollar investment portfolios, trade floor and pricing desk analytics, determining exit strategy and payment processing. In addition to being an avid crypto investor, Kevin has extensive experience building high performance agile teams and organizing and leading new products from idea through execution. Adam Lavine Business Operations Adam has deep experience in multi-channel mobile branding, demand generation, content and advertising. Adam’s work has reached over 60 million consumers spanning 15 billion unique consumer interactions. Adam has extensive M&A experience both on buy and sell side, most notably selling Specular to a $700M public company and thereafter running their R&D operations, and acquiring the mobile media assets of Infospace a $1B publicly traded company. Adam has built dozens of mobile products for Fortune 100 U.S. companies and wireless carriers worldwide, holds several patents, and served as Chair for the MMA’s Mobile Standards Committee, defining industry standards for the multi billion dollar mobile compliance segment. Ryan Paterson Creative + Experience Ryan is the head of Creative & Experience at Ethos, responsible for building the brand, helping share the Ethos story, shaping product design, and developing and executing marketing strategies to help Ethos achieve its mass adoption mission – while building a movement. Through over 15 years of agency, non-profit and freelance experience Ryan has cultivated broad expertise and creative leadership working with clients and collaborators to push the envelope where art, commerce, community, culture, social change, media and technology intersect. With a background in multi-disciplinary creative practice and design thinking, he has created winning impact leading innovative and integrated campaigns for clients including General Motors, Coca-Cola, eOne, GM Visa, Maven, Stoli and Yahoo Canada as Creative Director at Isobar Canada, part of the global Dentsu Aegis Network. Ryan holds a BFA in New Media from Ryerson University’s School of Image Arts, is a 2012 Toronto DiverseCity Fellow, and is also the co-founder of one of Canada’s premier youth arts & culture festivals. Christine Mangosing Senior Designer Christine is the Senior Designer at Ethos, responsible for helping establish the brand’s visual language. Christine has accumulated over 12 years experience developing rich and evocative brand identities and creative solutions for a roster of clients that include Toyota Canada, Red Bull Music Academy, Warner Music, Barrick Gold, Saatchi & Saatchi, and Rocscience Inc. She founded boutique visual communications studio CMANGO Design in 2006, held the role of art director for national Canadian music publication, Exclaim! Magazine, for 10 years, and is a founding member of a multiple award-winning, charitable arts & cultural centre for youth based in Toronto. Christine studied Fine Arts at Langara College, New Media at Ryerson University and Graphic Design at OCADU. She has lectured, facilitated workshops, spoken on panels, and provided mentorship for a variety of institutions and programs, and has been honoured with residencies, commissions and exhibitions as a multidisciplinary artist. Aiko Nomura Controller & Head of Corporate Finance Aiko Nomura is responsible for Ethos’ legal, financial and corporate operations. Aiko specializes in digital asset finance, accounting and investment. Aiko is experienced with corporate finance, structure, mergers and acquisitions and international business development, and has managed end-to-end M&A transactions with global institutions including Mitsui and Canon Inc. Additionally Aiko has experience with HR, audit, tax, business management and compliance, and is dedicated to a highly ethical and accurate degree of business execution. Aiko is a member of the American Association of Individual Investors and is experienced in managing investment services as part of her career responsibilities for employee funds and corporate and legal HR. Aiko has a Master of Arts degree from Smith College. Dan Caley Director of Portfolio Management Daniel Caley’s focus on finance and technology earned him a role on a Fortune 25 trade floor at Freddie Mac. During his tenure at Freddie Mac, he built a program that was responsible for the securitization of 10 billion in UPB a month. His intuitive nature paved the way as a Cash Window Portfolio Manager where he reduced costs by building better controls and identified previously missed opportunities when securitizing mortgages. Before becoming a Portfolio Manager, Daniel worked in the Middle Office interacting with Traders, Auditors, Mortgage Policy, Compliance, and the Back Office group to ensure bonds were pooled correctly, documented properly, SIFMA strong and counterparty ready. Never settling, he continues to think outside the box while simultaneously applying solutions to real world challenges. Rina Espiritu Senior Producer Rina is a Senior Producer with the Creative + Experience Team at Ethos. She brings with her a flexibility and verve for project management that is backed by 15 years of working with startups and small, impactful teams. With a colourful career history that spans print and digital publishing, concert and event production, enterprise software, as well as the arts & culture sectors – community building through thoughtful experiences has always been Rina’s primary focus. She has had the pleasure of launching collaborative projects alongside Intel, Sapient Nitro, TIME Inc., Condé Nast, Deloitte, DocuSign among others. Outside of her work as a content and community producer, she provides outreach mentorship to Toronto-based, youth-organizations aimed at nurturing creative entrepreneurship. Aidan Gordon Data Analysis & Visualization Aidan has a strong background in quantitative finance, mathematics, and computer science designing data visualizations for large data sets and predictive modelling while working at large financial institutions as well as on crypto related projects. Aidan is an avid crypto enthusiast that believes the technology has the potential to revolutionize the world in a number of disciplines and that Ethos is going to take the first steps towards making crypto more readily available to the masses. Aidan keeps up to date with the latest risk management and machine learning methods, in open source projects and financial journals and is passionate about putting that to use in the crypto industry. Gloria Feng UI/UX Designer Gloria works on Ethos’s mobile UI/UX and product design. She is a freelance UI designer and blog writer on Medium. Having worked in marketing and design at TokenMarket, she has experience with branding and creating content for the wider cryptocurrency community. Gloria currently studies economics and psychology at Brown University. Ellen Jiang UI/UX Designer Ellen is a talented UI/UX designer with both technical and creative abilities. She is currently a student at Brown University, studying computer science and art, and is working to build the mobile UI for Ethos. She has previously worked at Pixar as a technical director intern in the Pixar Undergraduate Program and is a researcher for the Brown Graphics Lab. A jack of all trades, her portfolio includes both a wealth of design and technical projects demonstrating that she is a master of them all. Pete Rodgers IT & Security Security is a top concern here at Ethos, and you can rest assured your assets are safe with Pete’s rock solid technology infrastructure. Pete has years of experience maintaining scalable carrier-grade application IT infrastructure and data centers for carrier partners worldwide including Verizon Wireless, Sprint, Metro PCS, AT&T, Globe, Dobson, Rogers, Vodaphone and U.S. Cellular, with 99.99% uptime and 100% security. At Ethos, Pete is responsible for development operations, deployment, quality assurance, global IT and blockchain node hosting. Maurice Herlihy Blockchain & Smart Contract Technology Maurice Herlihy has an A.B. in Mathematics from Harvard University, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from M.I.T. He has served on the faculty of Carnegie Mellon University, Brown University and the staff of DEC Cambridge Research Lab. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing, the Gödel Prize in theoretical computer science, the ISCA influential paper award, the Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize, and the Wallace McDowell award. He received a 2012 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Lecturing Fellowship, and he is fellow of the ACM, a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the National Academy of Engineering, and the National Academy of Arts and Sciences. Kevin Saechew Community Management Kevin is an active participant in the cryptocurrency community and is an early Ethos community admin and educator. He posts regular articles on Steem and is an active contributor. Kevin is studying computer science and economics at Brown University, as well as studying Chinese. He is helping administer the Ethos community channels and support and is an early ETHOS backer.
Years of business experience
5
Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO)
1
Managed a million+ USD$ company before
no
CTO
Name
Adam Meghji
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/adammeghji/
GitHub link
https://github.com/adammeghji
Can you see that this CTO works on this project on his Github profile?
No
Years of experience as a developer
15.2
Years of experience as a CTO
0
CTO previous companies / achievements
Adam Meghji leads engineering and development efforts at Ethos. Adam has dedicated his career to creating technology that transforms how we work and play. His love for technology developed quickly as a curious child in the early days of the Internet, and his passion to create has never slowed since. He has held leadership roles at tech organizations of all sizes, from startup, to scale-up, to Fortune 500. In 2011, Adam co-founded Universe.com (acq: Ticketmaster/Live Nation), a DIY ticketing platform, where he served as CTO and developed the concept → launch → growth ➝ acquisition in 2015. Prior to that, he was instrumental in the early launch of Unata, a grocery shopping experience of the future (acq: Instacart). Earlier, Adam lead engineering and roll-out of the world’s first independent car-sharing platform at Metavera (acq: Enterprise Rent-A-Car), including launching Enterprise Car Share, and Google’s very first pilot project involving vehicles. Today, he is actively involved in the Canadian startup scene as both a mentor at Techstars and investor at Real Ventures.
Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before)
no
Team diversification
How many developers(*)?
8
How many marketing / sales specialists(*)
1
Does the company have any testers / quality assurance specialists on the team(*)
no
How many team members in total
17
Average team members age
40

Advisors / Board members(*)

Advisors / Board members transparency
Biography on website for each advisor / board member
Yes
Do most of the Advisory board members on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, LinkedIn, GitHub)?
Yes
Experience
2 or more advisors of the team managed multimillion dollar projects or companies
no
Note special achievements from the advisory board
N/A

Company details

Website 1
https://www.ethos.io/
Website 2 (if any)
No
Email
support@ethos.io
Contact form on website
No
Phone number
No
Alexa site traffic information
Website 1
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/https://www.ethos.io/
Website 2 (if any)
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/No
Incorporation status
Incorporated according to their website
No
Officially Incorporated (checked)
No
Location
N/A
Address
N/A

Angel Investors and Venture capital due diligence perspective

Does the company present its complete financial statements?
no
Does the company give insights in its costs? How much it will spend a month (also known as the burn rate)?
no
Does the company give its financial/growth predictions / predictions for profit and growth?
no
Does the company explain its benefits opposed to their competitors (if any)?
yes
Does the company have / list strategic partnerships)?
no
Does the company present its sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way?
no

Social media & Communication

Blog URL
https://www.ethos.io/blog/ https://medium.com/ethos-io
Blog / Are they posting something every 1,5 weeks or more on their blog?
yes (latest post was 19 hours ago)
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/ethosplatform/
Facebook / Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or more?
yes (latest post was 8 hours ago)
Twitter
https://twitter.com/ethos_io
Twitter / Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or more?
yes (latest post was 8 hours ago)
Youtube
https://m.youtube.com/channel/UC6i32aCbnoz6ceS8i2UZR6w
Youtube / Do they post something on their Youtube every week or more?
no
Slack
No
Telegram
https://t.me/ethos_io
Google+
No
Message board 1
No
Message board 2 (if any)
No
Message board 3 (if any)
No
Other
https://www.linkedin.com/company/ethos_io/

ICO

ICO initial price
ETH 0.0002000
Sale period
N/A
Coin distribution date
N/A
Coin start trading date
2017-07-18
Min investment goal
40000 ETH
Max investment cap
150,000 ETH
Accepted currencies
BTC, ETH
Bonus
No
ICO proceedings invested in (in case of an ICO)
Founders & Founding Team
0
Marketing & Sales
No
Development
No
Administration/Legal
No
Other
No

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-08-28

Ethos GitHub Activity & Development

An overview of development activity for Ethos (ETHOS). The charts show Ethos (ETHOS) Development / GitHub commit activity for the past year, as well as their simple moving average. You can use this data for your fundamental Ethos research & analysis.

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How popular is Ethos? / How many people search for Ethos on Google?

Numbers represent search interest relative to the highest point on the chart for the given region and time. A value of 100 is the peak popularity of the term.
A value of 50 means that the term is half as popular. Likewise a score of 0 means the term was less than 1% as popular as the peak.

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