🔑Key Terms



the entity or individual raising capital to pursue a deal


the entity or individual providing capital in exchange for a possible investment opportunity


the entity or individual seeking capital in exchange for an underlying deal token they hold


First stage of the process where a SPONSOR invites INVESTORS to join a Pool of capital to pursue a Deal with a HOLDER


Second stage of the process where the SPONSOR sets the parameters of the Deal (negotiated with the HOLDER) and users can then either Accept or Reject the deal offered to the Pool / INVESTORS

Pool Name

used as part of the name of the ERC20 pool and deal token

Pool Symbol

used as part of the symbol of the ERC20 pool and deal token

Investment Currency

the investment currency used to buy the pool token

Pool Token (aka investment Token)

the token you receive after you invest into a Pool

Investment Token Cap / CAP

the max amount of investment tokens that can be used to buy pool tokens. if set to 0 the Pool is uncapped

Investment Expiration (aka Pool Duration)

the amount of time an investor has to buy a pool token before the sponsor can create the deal

Pool Locked Duration (aka Pool Unlocks)

the duration of the pool which starts after the investment expiry period ends during which investor funds are locked in the pool. If no deal is created by the end of the duration, the investor may withdraw their funds

Pool Privacy

If it is a public pool, anyone with an internet connection, aka the investor, can contribute funds (e.g. sUSD) to the pool during the investment expiry period; after the investment expiry period, the funds are locked for a time duration period while the sponsor searches for a deal. Private pools are reserved for an allow list of addresses with specified investment amounts.

Sponsor Fee

an optional fee from the sponsor set between 0 and 98%

Total Contributions

the total amount of contributions already in the Pool


Pool Open

Seeking Deal

Funding Deal

Deal Reset

My $TOKEN Balance

Your available balance of $TOKEN in your wallet

My Pool Balance

Your available balance of Pool Tokens in your wallet

Underlying Deal Token

The token that a invester will end up with at the end of the deal if they accept the terms, after an optional vesting period

Pro Rata Redemption

The pro rata redemption period is when a invester has the opportunity to max out their allocation for the deal

Open Redemption

The open redemption period is for investers who have maxxed their allocation in the pro rata round

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