near Real-Time Gross Settlement of U.S. Equities

Read more about our blockchain in our whitepaper--benchmarked at over 1 million transactions per second.

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Clearing & settlement joins the 21st century

Enterprise software that integrates seamlessly with existing trade processes and business relationships.


The total lifecycle of a trade is three days. The Domus Network brings that down to less than three seconds.


Using the latest Internet infrastructure for high throughput transaction processing, all the way from match to settlement.


DVP/RVP at match time, dramatically reducing costs, and controlling risk in real-time.

The Domus Network

The Domus Network uses existing Straight Through Processing infrastructure with a proprietary pre-clearing process to securely deliver Real Time Gross Settlement across correspondence accounts between our network of partner custodians and Prime Brokers.

Our Team

Domus combines deep blockchain encryption and network expertise with Wall Street experience and a strong regulatory foundation.

Joe Forster

Joe Forster

Chairman / CFO

Founder/Owner-Operator of Fortrend Securities Inc since 1992, a FINRA member broker dealer registered with the SEC. Prior to founding FORTREND Joe was an investment banker with Merrill Lynch. For the past ten years he has also worked with PCG Equity.

Rhett Creighton

Rhett Creighton

Senior Software Engineer

Rhett Creighton has a Master’s in Engineering from MIT. He’s spent the last 12 years building secure and scalable internet applications for a variety of industries including nuclear power, cloud-hosted operating systems and consumer finance.

Roy Epstein

Roy Epstein


Roy is a principal at PCG Equity an investment firm with more than $1 billion of assets.  Before that he was a Managing Director at JP Morgan Chase in the investment banking group.  Mr. Epstein began his career at Arthur Andersen & Company in 1985 and is a Certified Public Accountant.  Upon graduation from Columbia Law School, he was an attorney at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, in New York.

Kevin Woods

Kevin Woods

Prior to co-founding White & Woods, Kevin was senior counsel at Bingham McCutchen LLP, where he was an active member of its Broker-Dealer Group. Kevin also served for five years as an assistant district attorney. Prior to practicing law, Kevin served as an infantry officer with the U.S. Army and graduated from the U.S. Army Airborne and Ranger Schools.

Arman Pahlavan

Arman Pahlavan

Secretary & Counsel

Arman is a Partner at Perkins Coie's Emerging Companies and Private Equity groups. Arman has represented clients in private equity, venture capital and mergers and acquisitions transactions valued at billions of dollars. He has acted as counsel in the representation of public companies, foreign private issuers and in securities litigation.

Contact Us

Domus Tower, Inc.
3491 20th St
San Francisco, CA