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Augur is a decentralized, open-source platform for prediction markets. Augur is built on Ethereum, a decentralized blockchain network similar to the Bitcoin network. Utilizing this technology, markets can effectively eliminate counterparty risk and centralized servers while creating a global market by employing cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQSan Francisco, US
Websiteaugur.net

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)15
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Augur

Jack Peterson

Jack Peterson

Co-Founder
Joey Krug

Joey Krug

Co-Founder
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Augur Office Locations

Augur has offices in San Francisco and Tallinn
San Francisco, US (HQ)
San Francisco
Tallinn, EE
Tornimäe 5
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Augur Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Augur total Funding

$5.3 m

Augur latest funding size

$5.30 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Cryptocurrency

Augur (REP)

Augur investors

Augur's latest funding round in October 2015 was reported to be $5.3 m. In total, Augur has raised $5.3 m
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Augur Operating Metrics

Augur's Number of markets was reported to be 1.6 k in Dec, 2018. Augur's Orders was reported to be 11.8 k in Dec, 2018.
Jul, 2018Dec, 2018

Daily Unique Visitors

30

Number of markets

521 1.64 k

Orders

11.83 k

Orders Processed, units

6.33 k
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Augur Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Augur Online and Social Media Presence

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Augur News and Updates

Anand Rathi: KEC International - Regional Diversification, Strong Bids Augur Well

Anand Rathi: KEC International - Regional Diversification, Strong Bids Augur Well

Australians’ Swelling War Chests, Pent Up Demand Augur Big Spend

Australians’ Swelling War Chests, Pent Up Demand Augur Big Spend

Nasdaq Lists New Decentralized Finance Index Including MakerDao, 0x, Augur

Nasdaq has added a new index that aims to offer the markets information on blockchain projects working in the decentralized finance space.

Startup Veil Forks Augur to Create Prediction Markets for 2020 Election

Veil says no one has been able to support long-running markets on Augur, so they're creating AugurLite for early bets on the presidential election.

Extended U.S.-China Trade Talks Augur A Better Deal, East West Bank CEO Says

"The more they get into details and work out the nuances, the more likely we will have a sustainable deal."
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Augur Blogs

Augur Weekly Report — May 15th

Augur Weekly Report — May 15thDevelopment UpdateThe Forecast Foundation dev team is back at it again, working hard on the current sprint, Geriatric Garlic. The work in this sprint has focused on the usual suspects, but developers have also been moved around to focus on some interesting parts of the …

Augur Weekly Report — May 8th

Augur Weekly Report — May 8thDevelopment UpdateThe Dev team has started working on Sprint 7 (Geriatrich Garlic). Unfortunately, some issues arose during the lead up to the planned UI redesign release which convinced us it was best to hold off on releasing the update. What this means is the dev team …

Augur Weekly Report — May 1st

Augur Weekly Report — May 1stDevelopment UpdateThe dev team is in the midst of the current sprint, Flabbergasted Fig. The UI team has finished up all pending redesign implementation tasks and has entered into a phase of testing the various features as a team. During this time they’re evaluating perf…

Augur Weekly Report — April 24th

Augur Weekly Report — April 24thDevelopment Update:This week the development team has begun work on Flabbergasted Fig. Several goals for the near term have been established: Goal one is to get the much anticipated UI Redesign out into an Augur App release. Earlier this week the team merged down all …

Augur Weekly Report — April 17th

Augur Weekly Report — April 17thAugur Metrics:Pre-Finalization Markets: 587All-Time Finalized Markets: 1,716Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $383,435.66 (2,211 ETH)CASH Contract: $854,785.22 USD (4,941 ETH)ETH Price: $172.99The Ultimate Guide to Decentralized Prediction MarketsThe Ultimate Guide to D…

Augur Weekly Report — April 10th

Augur Weekly Report — April 10thDevelopment Update:Augur v2 - A Tour of the Prediction Protocol's First Major Upgrade | Augur Prediction MarketsThe above post was published this week, detailing the contract changes for Augur v2 including: denomination in DAI, invalid as an explicit outcome, use-it-o…
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Augur Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Augur founded?

    Augur was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Augur key executives?

    Augur's key executives are Jack Peterson and Joey Krug.

  • How many employees does Augur have?

    Augur has 15 employees.

  • Who are Augur competitors?

    Competitors of Augur include Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin.

  • Where is Augur headquarters?

    Augur headquarters is located at San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Augur offices?

    Augur has offices in San Francisco and Tallinn.

  • How many offices does Augur have?

    Augur has 2 offices.