Dharma Labs

Finance & Banking
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Dharma Labs

Finance & Banking

Blockchain-based Lending Platform

United States, California
$7.4M
Total amount raised
2017
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re Dharma Labs!


Dharma Labs is developing a marketplace for P2P lines of credit powered by smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain. Dharma is a suite of open-source tools for borrowing and lending cryptocurrency from the command line and browser. With a few lines of code, users can plug a line of credit into any app, dapp, or client-side wallet.

Key objective

Their mission is to build an open source toolkit to help developers build inclusive lending applications on the Ethereum blockchain.

Use cases

Banking
Lending

Team

Team members

Nadav Hollander Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Responsibilities

Full-stack web developer, smart contract engineer, and borderline-insufferable music snob. Previously engineer at Coinbase & Google. Computer Science at Stanford University.

Brendan Forster Head of Growth Operations

Responsibilities

Operator, negotiator, executor, strategist. Ramen aficionado and would-be ski bum. Previously corporate strategy @ Microsoft and international expansion manager @ UberEATS. Huntsman Program at UPenn.

Customers / Partners

Products

Funding

Received funding
$7,370,000
Total amount raised
3
Rounds
8
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
$250,000
Loan
Paycheck Protection Program
$7,000,000
Seed
Coinbase Ventures
Green Visor Capital
Passport Capital
Polychain Capital
Ripple
Y Combinator
$120,000
Seed
Y Combinator

News

DeFi Trading App Dharma Now Connects Directly to US Bank Accounts

The startup for trading in decentralized finance (DeFi), Dharma, has now enabled automated clearing house (ACH) purchases in 10 U.S. states.


6 months ago


General news
Dharma Labs

Uniswap proposal under fire for enabling Dharma to 'take over governance'

Dharma’s Uniswap governance proposal risks giving it too much power, according to critics in the community.


7 months ago


General news
Uniswap
Dharma Labs

Dharma integrates with Uniswap, opening up trading access to more than 2,000 tokens

Crypto lender Dharma announced Thursday that it is enabling support for every token listed on Uniswap v2, with the integration accessible to anyone who owns a smartphone. The new features built atop Uniswap is meant to attract newcomers to DeFi and create a more seamless user interface for DeFi natives, according to Brendan Forster, co-founder...


9 months ago


Product update/release
Dharma Labs
Uniswap

Dharma Adds Uniswap Trading in Bid to Become ‘the Robinhood of DeFi’

Dharma, the Coinbase-backed decentralize finance startup, is adding token-exchange protocol Uniswap as its latest in-app offering.


9 months ago


Product update/release
Dharma Labs
Uniswap
Robinhood (Crypto)
Coinbase

Former Dharma and Harbor employees launch Ethereum-based art marketplace

Just two weeks after Ethereum-based marketplace Zora created a sensation in the crypto community with its tokenized cassette tapes, a similar company, called Foundation, has now launched its own art market. Like Zora, Foundation helps artists issue ERC-20 tokens that represent their works. Users purchasing the tokens can either redeem them later to receive the...


a year ago


Product update/release
Dharma Labs
Harbor
Ethereum