Category: STO News

How to Run a Successful Security Token Offering in Compliance with New SEC Guidance

Photo: Shutterstock In 2017, a new way to raise money through cryptocurrencies emerged – it was the year of the first Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Since then, over $22 billion has been raised by companies of all sizes – startups to public companies on the stock market. It was the […]

Have STO’s Delivered on Their Promise?

Photo: Shutterstock Security Token Offerings (STOs) were believed by many to be supposed messiah for the Crypto space and the harbinger of adoption in traditional finance outlets. They were the next revolutionary step in Blockchain-based fundraising, and who could blame them? STOs, in essence, offered increased cost efficiency than conventional […]

Brazil’s BTG Pactual Selling $1 Billion in STOs Using Tezos Blockchain

The Tezos Foundation announced signing a $1 billion deal with South America’s largest standalone investment bank, Banco BTG Pactual, and the Dubai asset management firm Dalma Capital to use Tezos blockchain for Security Token Offerings (STOs). The Tezos Foundation announced signing of a $1 billion deal with South America’s largest […]

Token Offerings Raised $1.55 Billion, is VC Still a Thing?

Photo: Shutterstock Token offerings – ICOs, STOs, and the latest model IEOs launched during May 2019, have collectively managed to raise a whopping $1.55 billion in funds through the sale of crypto tokens. But that’s just during the last month a really small time frame to consider, so let’s look […]

Token Offerings Raised $1.55 Billion, is VC Still a Thing?

Photo: Shutterstock Token offerings – ICOs, STOs, and the latest model IEOs launched during May 2019, have collectively managed to raise a whopping $1.55 billion in funds through the sale of crypto tokens. But that’s just during the last month a really small time frame to consider, so let’s look […]

Coinbase Custody Supports Blockchain Capital’s BCAP Security Token

Photo: Coinbase Custody / Twitter In a very brief tweet, Coinbase Custody yesterday announced that now they are fully accepting Blockchain Capital’s security token BCAP for deposits and withdrawals. As they describe themselves, Coinbase Custody “is an independent, NYDFS-regulated entity built on Coinbase’s crypto-first DNA, offering the most sophisticated and […]

Hedge Against the Stock and Crypto Markets with This Massive (Tokenized) Copper Mine

Photo: Shutterstock Investing in traditional global industries is a privilege that’s inaccessible to most of the world’s population today, even as global poverty continues to drop in the 21st century. Less accessible still is the private equity sector, a category of investment opportunities typically reserved for the wealthiest of the […]

SIX Stock Exchange Set to Introduce a Swiss Franc-Pegged Stablecoin

Photo: SIX / Twitter Just recently, it has been revealed that SIX, the Swiss national stock exchange group, is planning to introduce its own stablecoin. It will be pegged to the Swiss franc and will be used in transactions on the SIX Digital Exchange (SDX). Last year, we could observe […]

Why IEOs Might Drive New Investors to the Crypto Market

Photo: Pixabay Attracting new investors into the cryptocurrency market is not an easy task. Initially, we had Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) as the main method of investing in blockchain projects and this proved to be a short-lived success in bringing people into the community. As time went on, people discovered […]

Blockstream Rolls Out the New App Allowing Users Issue Security Tokens on Bitcoin Sidechain

Photo: Blockstream / Twitter It has become known that Bitcoin startup Blockstream is working on the launch of a new tokenized securities platform. The platform will provide users with an opportunity to issue their own tokens by utilizing the firm’s custom-built Bitcoin sidechain, Liquid Network. Though many people still believe that […]