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Counterparty is a platform for free and open financial tools on the Bitcoin network.

Counterparty Platform
  • The Protocol

    The Protocol

    The technology that allows Counterparty nodes to communicate with each other via the Bitcoin blockchain.
  • The XCP Token

    XCP

    The native currency of Counterparty, used for advanced features and representing stake in the protocol.
  • Counterwallet

    Counterwallet

    A secure, fast, and user-friendly web wallet that puts all the power of Counterparty right into your web browser.

Why Use Counterparty?

  • Individuals

    Individuals

    Issue your own currency backed by the power of the blockchain, and trade them on the world's first decentralized exchange.
  • Entrepreneurs

    Entrepreneurs

    Crowdfund your projects, distribute equity, and share profits globally with supporters using Bitcoin 2.0 technology.
  • Finance

    Finance

    Participate in a truly open, global, and transparent digital financial market for smart contracts and trading without counterparty risk.

Get Started Now

Get Started Now
Shawn Wilkinson

“From our research we found Counterparty to be the most polished token platform with the best support and documentation. Then with Vennd's help we were able to run a very successful crowdsale on Counterparty with no problems at all, and would highly recommend it to anyone else.”

Shawn Wilkinson, Storj.io

Developing on Counterparty

Developing on Counterparty

Developing on Counterparty is easy – the entire codebase is open-source, freely licensed and painstakingly documented. Counterpartyd, the reference implementation of the Counterparty protocol provides a JSON-RPC API modeled after that of Bitcoin Core.

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