Tag: UK

Fundraising Platform BnkToTheFuture Enters Security Token Space
Blockchain, Business

Fundraising Platform BnkToTheFuture Enters Security Token Space

As of September 12th 2019, investment platform BnkToTheFuture has announced an investment in Diacle to launch a security token investment and advisory service. BnkToTheFuture and Security Tokens Explained BnkToTheFuture is a fundraising platform for FinTech and blockchain-based firms. The Cayman Islands-based company boasts a community of over 87,000 investors who have invested more than $775…

UK Financial Conduct Authority Releases New Guidelines for Crypto-Assets
Blockchain, Business

UK Financial Conduct Authority Releases New Guidelines for Crypto-Assets

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its final report on regulations regarding crypto-assets. Previously in sandbox mode and open to changes, these guidelines will provide further certainty for investors and token issuers. The FCA is expanding on a consultation paper for crypto-assets released in March. The newly-published guidelines categorize various crypto-assets based on…

London Block Exchange and Argento Access to Launch World’s First Bitcoin-Denominated Bond
Blockchain, Business

London Block Exchange and Argento Access to Launch World’s First Bitcoin-Denominated Bond

Argento Access and the London Block Exchange (LBX) have announced their intention to issue the world’s first bitcoin-denominated bond. The bond would be settled entirely in bitcoin. In order for Bitcoin to be accepted as a currency, there must be financial vehicles pegged to it. Now, a collaboration is bringing bitcoin-denominated bonds to the market….