Tag: Digital Securities

Digital Securities Platform iSTOX Nets $5M Investment from Korean Firm
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Digital Securities Platform iSTOX Nets $5M Investment from Korean Firm

Earlier this week, iSTOX announced a $5 million investment from South Korea-based asset management firm, Hanwha. iSTOX has now received backing from firms located in Singapore, Japan, and South Korea. iSTOX and its $5 Million Investment from South Korea-based Hanwha Explained iSTOX is a developing digital securities platform based in Singapore. As an end-to-end platform,…

World Chess to Launch Securitize-Powered Digital Securities Offering
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World Chess to Launch Securitize-Powered Digital Securities Offering

World Chess, the company responsible for broadcasting the World Chess Championships, has announced a “hybrid IPO”. First, a Digital Securities Offering (DSO) will take place in 2020, with a subsequent IPO via London’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM). World Chess Using Blockchain for a Tokenized Offering Explained World Chess is a media outlet and web-based gaming…

Study: Europe has the Largest Security Token Ecosystem in the World
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Study: Europe has the Largest Security Token Ecosystem in the World

The Frankfurt School Blockchain Center teamed up with BlockState to identify emerging trends among the nascent security token industry. Their research suggests Europe currently has the largest security token ecosystem in the world, with more companies than any other jurisdiction. The United States leads the space in other categories however, to include quantity of STOs…

Digital Securities Platform Securitize Raises $14 Million in Series A Extension
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Digital Securities Platform Securitize Raises $14 Million in Series A Extension

As of September 24th 2019, Securitize has announced a Series A extension which raised $14 million, bringing their total financing to more than $30 million. The latest round echoes the firm’s effort in breaking into the ‘untapped’ Asian securities market. Securitize’s Fundraising Explained Securitize provides technology for the issuance and management of digital securities, also…

World Economic Forum: “Can Digital Securities Fund an $18 Trillion Infrastructure Gap?”
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World Economic Forum: “Can Digital Securities Fund an $18 Trillion Infrastructure Gap?”

As part of their annual meeting, the World Economic Forum published an article on their website making the case that digital securities could help account for the multi-trillion dollar funding gap for the world’s future infrastructural needs. Peter Lyons of Atomic Capital just recently penned an article that was recently published as part of the…