Tag: Securitize DS Protocol

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…

Securitize is Now an SEC-Registered Transfer Agent, Will Record Transfers for Free
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Securitize is Now an SEC-Registered Transfer Agent, Will Record Transfers for Free

Securitize recently announced their success in becoming a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registered transfer agent. The approval enables the firm to legally track the ownership changes of securities, which typically costs around $150 per transfer. Securitize says they’ll do it for free. The Impact of Securitize Becoming an SEC-Registered Transfer Agent Securitize is…

Securitize Announces the Issuance of Tenth Token Using its Platform
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Securitize Announces the Issuance of Tenth Token Using its Platform

As of July 30th 2019, Securitize announced that Curzio Research has issued its token using the Securitize Digital Securities (DS) Protocol. The news marks the tenth asset to be tokenized through Securitize. Securitize and the Curzio Equity Owner’s Token Explained Securitize, a San Francisco-based startup which raised nearly $13 million from investors including Coinbase, facilitates the compliant…

Coinbase Custody Now Supports Security Token BCAP
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Coinbase Custody Now Supports Security Token BCAP

As of June 5th 2019, Coinbase Custody announced that it is now accepting withdrawals and deposits from BCAP. The news entails the first Securitize-issued security token to be supported by Coinbase Custody. Coinbase Custody Now Supporting BCAP – Explained BCAP, which stands for Blockchain Capital, was one of the first security tokens to ever be…

Securitize Open Sources Core Protocol, Launches v3.0 of its Digital Securities Platform
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Securitize Open Sources Core Protocol, Launches v3.0 of its Digital Securities Platform

As of May 13th 2019, Securitize has elected to open source the key element of its technology— the Digital Securities (DS) Protocol. The San Francisco-based firm also launched v3.0 of its platform, featuring a control panel to assist users with digital securities management. Securitize’s Open Sourced DS Protocol Explained Securitize is a digital securities issuance…

Nexo Partners with Securitize to Launch Credit Lines Backed by Digital Securities
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Nexo Partners with Securitize to Launch Credit Lines Backed by Digital Securities

As of April 22nd 2019, Nexo has partnered with Securitize to offer instant credit lines backed by digital security assets. The partnership will utilize the Securitize’s Digital Securities (DS) Protocol. Nexo’s Digital Securities-backed Credit Lines Explained Nexo is a crypto lender that grants credit lines to clients in exchange for digital assets. Typically, users deposit…

Securitize Launches New Program to Help Clients Focus on Business Instead of Digital Securities Management
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Securitize Launches New Program to Help Clients Focus on Business Instead of Digital Securities Management

As of April 9th 2019, Securitize announced the launch of the “Securitize Ready Program”. By focusing on digital securities management, the program allows those using the Securitize platform to focus on business, as opposed to tokenization. The Securitize Ready Program Explained In November 2018, Securitize raised $12.75 million in a Series A funding round, receiving…

Securitize, Others Join Hyperledger Blockchain Project
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Securitize, Others Join Hyperledger Blockchain Project

As of March 28th 2019, Securitize— along with eight other organizations— has joined the Hyperledger blockchain consortium. Hyperledger recently announced that it would be including additional Special Interest Groups (SIGs) to develop solutions for domain-specific problems. Securitize Joins Hyperledger – Explained Securitize is a San Francisco-based security token issuance platform which has raised more than $12…

Securitize, Coinstreet Partners, STO Global-X Partner to Bring Security Tokens to Asia
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Securitize, Coinstreet Partners, STO Global-X Partner to Bring Security Tokens to Asia

As of January 30th 2019, Securitize, Coinstreet Partners, and STO Global-X have partnered to transform the securities market in Asia. The three aim to offer the compliant issuance, management, and secondary market trading of tokenized securities to various entities throughout the ‘untapped’ Asian market. How Security Tokens are Developing Worldwide Security tokens— also referred to…

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