What is ORCA Alliance?
ORCA Alliance is an European FinTech startup, seeking to take advantage of the currently emerging Open Banking industry and utilize the potential of blockchain technologies. ORCA aims to bridge the gap between the traditional and the innovative financial sectors, creating new ways of managing fiat bank accounts and crypto assets with ease.
What problems is ORCA solving?
ORCA is seeking to solve several problems for different interest groups:
• Consumers – lack of access to convenient and easy-to-use tools to manage personal finances, both of fiat accounts in different banks and various crypto assets;
• Banking – rapidly changing industry, opening up new opportunities for innovation and access to new markets and customers.
• Crypto World – insufficient crypto adoption rates, limited user base and lack of cross-over platforms with the traditional financial sectors, as well as between crypto service providers.
What is the product of ORCA Alliance?
The product of the Alliance is the ORCA Platform – an all-in-one solution to fulfill personal financial management needs. ORCA Platform is the first Open Banking platform that is also designed for cryptocurrency users. Through the Dashboard, users will be able to manage their fiat and crypto finances with ease while also having options to customize their experience by adding favored third-party crypto services from the ORCA App Center.
What is ORCA Dashboard?
The Dashboard is the user-friendly gateway into the ORCA Platform. User will be able to integrate, view and (in the long run) operate their fiat bank account and crypto asset wallets, all from one place. Users will also be able to customize the Dashboard according to personal needs by adding additional services from the ORCA App Center.
What is ORCA App Center?
The App Center is an ecosystem of trusted third-party crypto services that is part of the ORCA Platform. Users will be able to choose from a wide range of crypto services and add them to their personal Dashboards. When using these services, the users will have a seamless experience, while ORCA will take care of the technical integration and crypto assets conversion in the background.
How is ORCA unique?
ORCA Platform has several features that makes it unique and different from any competitors currently on the market:
• ORCA is the first platform to connect fiat bank accounts with crypto assets and services;
• ORCA is technologically flexible and able to integrate different crypto services into one platform;
• ORCA thrives on a community driven marketplace and helps third-party service providers reach their customers.
How will the general blockchain sector benefit from ORCA?
By creating a consumer-oriented and easy-to-use Platform, ORCA will create the user base and marketplace for current and future crypto service providers. This will stimulate industry growth while also encouraging crypto adoption rates.
In addition, ORCA Alliance is a strong supporter and advocate of the adoption of blockchain technologies throughout all sectors. Members of the ORCA team are active participants in discussions between the crypto community and regulatory institutions on questions of blockchain adoption and crypto regulations.
Where is ORCA Alliance based?
ORCA Alliance is registered in Estonia, with majority of the team currently working from Lithuania. Both Baltic countries are considered EU leaders in FinTech innovations and blockchain projects, therefore we are able to tap into the talent and potential of both countries.
What are ORCA tokens?
ORCA tokens (or ORCAs) are cryptographic tokens that will be used in the ORCA Platform. With ORCA tokens user will be able to pay for services, add apps to their Dashboard, make in-app purchases or get exclusive deals.
Why does ORCA need a token?
ORCA requires an internal token for its ecosystem in order to simplify and facilitate the interaction with a vast number of apps and crypto services, which operate using different crypto assets and standards. With ORCA tokens, users will be able to access and use them all without any hassle.
What kind of tokens are ORCAs?
ORCAs are tokens running on the Ethereum blockchain and built using the ERC223 standard. Tokens of this standard and are backwards compatible with ERC20 wallets.
What is the total supply of ORCA tokens?
The total supply is 460.000.000 ORCAs.
Are ORCA tokens mineable?
No. ORCAs are single issue tokens with a limited amount. ORCA tokens that cannot be mined, minted, multiplied or increased in any way in the future.
Are ORCA tokens transferable?
Yes. ORCA tokens can be freely transferred between any ERC20 crypto wallets.
Where will I be able to hold my ORCA tokens?
ORCA tokens can be held in any ERC20 compatible crypto wallets, such as MyEtherWallet, TrustWallet, MetaMask or any over.
When will ORCA ICO happen?
The exact date of ORCA ICO will be announced in the couple weeks (starting from 04-11)
How many tokens are sold on the ICO?
We offer 276.000.000 ORCAs (60% of total tokens issued) for sale during the ICO.
What is the price of one token during the ICO?
The price of one ORCA token is $0.06 (six USD cents each).
What is the minimal ICO contribution sum?
Contributions to the ORCA ICO can be made starting from 0.1 ETH.
When will I receive my ORCA tokens?
All ICO participants will receive their ORCA tokens in a one-week period after the ICO.
What kind of currencies are accepted?
During the ICO donations in Ether (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC) will be accepted.
What is the soft cap and hard cap of the ICO?
The soft cap of ORCA has already been reached through private sales and investment fund support. The ICO hard cap is fixed at $14,000,000.
Which countries are allowed to participate in the ICO?
Due to legal restrictions citizen of People’s Republic of China, Singapore and the United States of America are not allowed to participate in the ORCA ICO.
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