Particl is an open-source, non-profit, and decentralized privacy marketplace built on blockchain that is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and was founded by Paul Schmitzer and Ryno Mathee. Particl is designed to work with any cryptocurrency, and its native utility token is Particl (PART). PART is required for the platform's features and decentralized applications such as marketplaces, messaging and voting.
Compatible with supported blockchains
Always up to date
No ICO and no pre-mine
~9.081 million PART
All transactions are supported by SegWit
225 confirmations (~8 hours)
Particl cold staking
Dedicated devices and hardware wallets
Yearly interest rate
4% in year one, 3% in year 2, and 2% thereafter
No. Transactions are auditable on a public blockchain.
Multi state privacy
Yes. 3 optional privacy levels for every transaction.
Private transactions (RingCT)
Ledger hardware wallet
Yes, with Particl Qt.
Yes, with Particl Copay
Staking from hardware wallet
Trezor hardware wallet
No, but In development.
Social media Coordinator
Gerlof van Ek
Lead designer & branding, UI/UX Developer
Developer Manager, CSM
Co-Founder, Communications Manager
Co-Founder, Lead & Core Developer
Scrum Master & Project Manager
A Decentralized Private Marketplace
Particl Platform: The intrinsic value of the blockchain
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
PARTICL | Decentralized markets on the blockchain
August 11, 2017
Particl AMAFAQ | 18.11.09
November 9, 2018
- Cluster: Blockchain & cryptocurrencyA cluster of topics related to blockchain and cryptocurrency.
- BlockchainA blockchain is an append-only digital ledger storing a set of time-ordered transactions grouped in blocks that are linked together using cryptographic hashes.
- CryptocurrencyA cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies are a subset of alternative currencies, or specifically of digital currencies.