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January 15, 2024

Welcome to the Era of Open Money: Circle Launches 2024 State of the USDC Economy Report

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Follow these guidelines when promoting Circle in marketing communications, including advertising, articles, websites, social media, and printed promotions.

  • Circle Logos
  • Logo guidelines
  • Stablecoin logos
  • Bios & headshots

Circle Logos

The primary Circle logo has a full color icon with its wordmark set in Licorice 700. On dark backgrounds, the wordmark is white.

On colored backgrounds, the entire logo is white. Our logo can also be monochrome, Licorice 600 when sitting on white or frosting backgrounds.

Be mindful there is always plenty of contrast when choosing a logo variation.

Primary Logo
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Primary Logo on dark background
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One-color logo / licorice
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One color logo / white
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Icon

The full color icon can be used on light or dark backgrounds, but never on a bright color, and must retain an appropriate level of contrast.

Licorice 700 icon can be used on white or light backgrounds. White icon can be used on colored or dark backgrounds.

For favicons and avatars, the icon’s container includes the minimum whitespace, equal to the thickness of its rings. In rare cases when a dark container is needed, the same rule applies.

FULL COLOR ON LIGHT
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FULL COLOR ON DARK
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ONE-COLOR LICORICE
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ONE-COLOR WHITE
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FULL COLOR INSET ON WHITE
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FULL COLOR INSET ON LICORICE
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ONE-COLOR INSET / LICORICE
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ONE-COLOR INSET / WHITE
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Logo guidelines

Clearspace
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The clearspace proportion is measured in x, where x = 1 gap + 1 ring. On all sides of the logo, clearspace is 2x.

Space between the icon and the workmark is 1x.

Sizing
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To ensure readability the logo should never be reduced to a size smaller than displayed below. Minimum size is 120px wide for web and 1.68 inches for print.

Logo Don’ts

color-bg
Don’t sit the full color logo on a colored background of any kind
color-bg-2
Don’t sit the full color logo on a colored background of any kind
pattern-bg
Don’t sit the logo on patterns that compete with the logo
embellishments
Don’t add unnecessary embellishments like drop shadows, patterns, etc.
tilt-rotate
Don’t tilt, rotate, stretch, or distort the logo in any way
gradient-fill
Don’t fill the logo with a gradient
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Don’t remove the icon from the wordmark
tagline
Don’t invade the logo's personal space with any sort of tagline or text
combine-word
Don’t combine our icon with other words to create a different meaning

Stablecoin logos

Our stablecoin logos have a full color icon with wordmarks set in Licorice 700.

In rare cases, a 1-color, monochrome versions can be used, set in Licorice 700. When monochrome, the white part of the icon is knocked out.

On dark backgrounds, the wordmarks are white.

In rare cases, a 1-color, monochrome version can be used, set in all white.

USDC FULL-COLOR LOGO ON LIGHT BACKGROUND
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USDC FULL-COLOR LOGO ON DARK BACKGROUND
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EURC FULL-COLOR LOGO ON LIGHT BACKGROUND
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EURC FULL-COLOR LOGO ON DARK BACKGROUND
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USDC / LICORICE
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USDC / WHITE
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EURC / LICORICE
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EURC / WHITE
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Icons

The full color icon can be used on light or dark backgrounds, and must retain an appropriate level of contrast. When full color, the white part of the icon should always remain intact. In rare cases, a 1-color, monochrome version can be used. When monochrome, the white part of the icon is knocked out.

USDC / FULL COLOR ON LIGHT
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USDC / FULL COLOR ON DARK
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USDC / LICORICE
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USDC / WHITE
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EURC / FULL COLOR ON LIGHT
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EURC / FULL COLOR ON DARK
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EURC / LICORICE
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EURC / WHITE
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Stablecoin logo clearspace

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Clearspace is the area around the logo so it’s never crowded among other elements.

Rule of thumb: don’t put anything near the logo that is closer than 2x the space between the icon and wordmark.

Minimum size is 72 pixels height in digital applications or 1 inch/25mm in printed applications.

Leadership bios & headshots

When referencing our leadership team, please use the following headshots and bios in your materials.