Tag: Security Tokens

How Will Tokenized Securities Account for Privacy?
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How Will Tokenized Securities Account for Privacy?

Data and security are two of the most critical aspects of tokenized security, but they seldom get the attention they deserve. Although blockchain technology looks to eliminate any dependence on third-parties through decentralized computational trust, adhering to existing security laws would force us to forgo either decentralization, compliance, or privacy. Jesus Rodriguez, Chief Scientist and…

ERC-1404: Another Security Token Standard from the Ethereum Community
Business, Opinions, Technology

ERC-1404: Another Security Token Standard from the Ethereum Community

Tokensoft has officially submitted the ERC-1404 token standard as an Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) subtype. While the submission does not guarantee a future implementation, the added volume of Ethereum community securities tokens reflects the continued push toward the blockchain industry’s next evolution.  Tokensoft’s Experience with Securities Tokens Though securities tokens are a very new phenomenon,…

Smartlands Platform says Stellar is a Prime Fit for Security Tokens
Business, STOs, Technology

Smartlands Platform says Stellar is a Prime Fit for Security Tokens

Viktor Krekotin, a Smartlands advisor and Stellar network advocate, has recently claimed that as STOs become increasingly popular, the Stellar network is the best option to handle such new offerings— especially when compared to Ethereum. There is no doubt that as STOs become more popular, the need to establish clear regulatory requirements and feasible methods of…

NEO Global Capital Hosts Boston Meetup – Focus on Security Tokens
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NEO Global Capital Hosts Boston Meetup – Focus on Security Tokens

NEO Global Capital (NGC) will hold its very first meetup since the inception of the organization. The meetup will take place in Boston, Massachusetts, on September 15th, 2018. The event’s theme will focus on the ‘Frontiers of Blockchain Investment’, with a specific emphasis on security tokens. NGC is a Singapore-based, for-profit licensed fund management company…

Harbor CEO Josh Stein suggests one of the many benefits of Security Tokens is the separation of “lock up capital” from the “lock up of investors”
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Harbor CEO Josh Stein suggests one of the many benefits of Security Tokens is the separation of “lock up capital” from the “lock up of investors”

The Distributed 2018: Enterprise Blockchain Conference, which took place in San Francisco in July 2018, featured a panel of tokenized securities experts. The speakers provided fruitful discussion which ranged from the active progress they’ve seen throughout the recent evolution of tokenized securities, to challenges that they continue to face. Benefits of Securities Tokens Josh Stein,…