Tether USDT

$0.9846
Market Cap $ 2.045 Bn (#8)
24h Volume $ 2.098 Bn
Chg. 24h: -0.27%
Algo. score 2.9/5  (#790)
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Tether 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 30%
Ability to contact the company via: Slack, Telegram or Discord
0 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 0%
Activity on Blog
Are they posting every 10 days or less?
0 points Why? 50
  • Are they posting something every 10 days or less on their blog? no
50 YES
0 NO
Activity on Facebook
Are they posting every 3 days or less?
0 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or less? no
20 YES
0 NO
Activity on Twitter
0 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or less? no
20 YES
0 NO
Do they have a YouTube channel?
0 points Why? 5
  • Youtube N/A
5 YES
0 NO
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? N/A
5 YES
0 NO
Team strength 39%
Executive lead (CEO, COO, executive lead, founder, managing partner etc) who managed multi million dollar companies.
10 points Why? 10
  • Managed a million+ USD$ company before? yes
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
15 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO) 29
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
0 points Why? 10
  • How many marketing / sales specialists? 0
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 35
10 30+
5 25-30
2 20-25
0 0
Total team size compared to other coins
4 points Why? 20
  • How many teammembers in total? 5
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 no
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) no
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 50%
Total community size compared to other coins
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit
30 points Why? 60
  • How many people are involved in the community of this project 30841
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
20 points Why? 40
  • GitHub community size 37
40 90th-percentile
30 67th-percentile
20 57th-percentile
15 53th-percentile
10 40th-percentile
5 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Product strength 78%
Product development status (i.e. stage)
50 points Why? 50
  • Does this coin / business have a working project? Fully working product
50 Fully working product
40 Beta version
30 Alpha version
25 Prototype / MVP
20 Demo only
10 Just an Idea
0 Unknown
Have they open sourced their code?
10 points Why? 10
  • Yes or No yes
10 YES
0 NO
GitHub commits
Statistical mean of 4 week SMA for commits over 49 weeks, compared to other coins
0 points Why? 5
  • GitHub commit activity 0
5 90th-percentile
4 67th-percentile
3 57th-percentile
2 53rd-percentile
1 40th-percentile
0.5 10th percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Have they published a Product roadmap?
0 points Why? 10
  • Product Roadmap N/A
10 YES
0 NO
Is their Product roadmap up to date?
0 points Why? 5
  • Is product roadmap updated to date? No
5 YES
0 NO
Product age (Today’s date - Release date)
8 points Why? 10
  • Release date of first version of the product 2014-06-10
10 5+ years
8 1+ years
6 6+ months
4 3+ months
2 1+ months
1 < 1 month
0 future
Have they published a Whitepaper?
10 points Why? 10
Coin strength 77%
Transactions per second compared to other coins
0 points Why? 8
  • Transactions per second 0
8 95th-percentile
6 75th-percentile
4 50th-percentile
2 30rd-percentile
1 15th-percentile
0 <15th percentile
What is their coin emission rate? Is the coin"s inflation under control?
15 points Why? 30
  • Emission rate Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
30 No new tokens created
30 Deflationary through token burning
15 Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
15 2nd round might occur
0 Company can decide
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of transaction volumes?
17 points Why? 17
  • Average trading volume trailing 3 months 2885905985.7992
17 99th-percentile
16 95th-percentile
14 85th-percentile
10 50th-percentile
7 30th-percentile
4 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of market capitalization?
17 points Why? 17
  • Average market cap trailing 3 months 2631990522.1565
17 99th-percentile
16 95th-percentile
14 85th-percentile
10 50th-percentile
7 30th-percentile
4 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Has the coin outperformed the rest of the market trend since it started trading?
13 points Why? 13
  • Market cap % of total market growth 0.96872349471942
13 99th-percentile
12 95th-percentile
10 85th-percentile
5 50th-percentile
3 30th-percentile
2 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Does the founding team reserve a decent amount of coin to themselves?
15 points Why? 15
  • Founders & Team 0
15 0-5%
10 5-10%
5 10-20%
2 0%
0 20%+
Business/Company strength 70%
Financial statements published
10 points Why? 10
  • Does the company present its complete financial statements (anywhere)? yes
10 YES
0 NO
Burn rate and costs published
10 points Why? 10
  • Does the company give insights in its costs? How much it will spend a month (also known as the burnrate)? yes
10 YES
0 NO
Financial gains predictions published
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company give it's financial/growth predictions / predictions for profit and growth? no
10 YES
0 NO
Company has strategic partnerships
20 points Why? 20
  • Does the company list its strategic partner(ships)? yes
20 YES
0 NO
Company explains its advantages over competition
30 points Why? 30
  • Does the company explain its benefits opposed to their competitors (if any)? yes
30 YES
0 NO
Company presents a sales/marketing plan
0 points Why? 20
  • Does the company present it's sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way? no
20 YES
0 NO
We're currently working to gather more data in order to score Tether

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-08-24 Specific key points such as Social media, blog entries, community size, GitHub and others are automated and refreshed daily.

Tether facts and figures

Name
Tether
Trades under Symbol
USDT
Circulating supply
2,076,421,736
Maximum supply
0
First USD price per coin
$1.21
Coins Distributed in ICO
N/A
Emission rate
Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
Blockchain
Omni and ETH
Consensus method
Multiple (depending on blockchain used)
Algorithm
N/A
Time for block processing
N/A
Transactions per second
0
Is coin Minable?
No
Type
Token

Product details

Open source
yes
Github link
https://github.com/tetherto/omnicore
Community size
30,841
Status of the project
(working project, demo, just an idea)
Fully working product
Product Roadmap
N/A
Whitepaper
https://tether.to/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Tether-White-Paper.pdf
FAQ
https://tether.to/faqs/
Explorer 1
https://www.omniexplorer.info/asset/31
Explorer 2
N/A
Explorer 3
N/A

Team

Link to the team page
https://tether.to/about-us/
Team transparency
Biography on website for each team member
No
Do team members have links to their social media profiles?
No
CEO
Name
JL VAN DER VELDE
Age
N/A
Linkedin
N/A
Is it mentioned that this CEO works for this company on his LinkedIn profile?
No
CEO previous companies / achievements
N/A
Years of business experience
23
Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO)
29
Managed a million+ USD$ company before
yes
CTO
Name
Craig Sellars
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/craigcsellars/
GitHub link
N/A
Can you see that this CTO works on this project on his Github profile?
No
Years of experience as a developer
N/A
Years of experience as a CTO
0
CTO previous companies / achievements
Founder, Chief Technologist and Board Member, Omni Foundation Co-Founder and Blockchain Architect, BLOCKv Co-Founder and Chief Scientist, vAtomic Systems, Inc.
Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before)
no
Team diversification
How many developers(*)?
0
How many marketing / sales specialists(*)
0
Does the company have any testers / quality assurance specialists on the team(*)
no
How many team members in total
5
Average team members age
35

Advisors / Board members(*)

Advisors / Board members transparency
Biography on website for each advisor / board member
No
Do most of the Advisory board members on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, LinkedIn, GitHub)?
No
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://tether.to/
Website 2 (if any)
N/A
Email
support@tether.to
Contact form on website
N/A
Phone number
N/A
Alexa site traffic information
Website 1
N/A
Website 2 (if any)
N/A
Incorporation status
Incorporated according to their website
Yes
Officially Incorporated (checked)
Yes
Location
Hong Kong
Address
N/A

Angel Investors and Venture capital due diligence perspective

Does the company present its complete financial statements?
yes
Does the company give insights in its costs? How much it will spend a month (also known as the burn rate)?
yes
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)?
yes
Does the company present its sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way?
no

Social media & Communication

Blog URL
https://tether.to/press/
Blog / Are they posting something every 1,5 weeks or more on their blog?
no (latest post was a month ago)
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/tether.to
Facebook / Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or more?
no (latest post was 3 years ago)
Twitter
https://twitter.com/Tether_to/
Twitter / Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or more?
no (latest post was 6 days ago)
Youtube
N/A
Youtube / Do they post something on their Youtube every week or more?
N/A
Slack
n/a
Telegram
n/a
Google+
n/a
Message board 1
n/a
Message board 2 (if any)
n/a
Message board 3 (if any)
n/a
Other
https://www.linkedin.com/company/tether

ICO

ICO initial price
1.21
Sale period
N/A
Coin distribution date
N/A
Coin start trading date
2015-02-25
Min investment goal
N/A
Max investment cap
N/A
Accepted currencies
USDT
Bonus
N/A
ICO proceedings invested in (in case of an ICO)
Founders & Founding Team
0
Marketing & Sales
N/A
Development
N/A
Administration/Legal
N/A
Other
N/A

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-08-24

Tether GitHub Activity & Development

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

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