The Security Token Show
Security Token Show: #46 - Not all STOs Need Crowdfunding

Security Token Show: #46 - Not all STOs Need Crowdfunding

June 2, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on private vs public security tokens!

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: GSX Group - https://www.gsxgroup.global/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Shareable Asset - https://shareableasset.com/

= Market Topics =
Singapore platform Shareable Asset gives retail investors access to real estate available only to big players – for as little as US$122: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/singapore-platform-shareable-asset-gives-100555251.html 

GSX Group’s GRID Platform Hosts Its First Tokenized Security: https://cointelegraph.com/news/grx-groups-grid-platform-hosts-its-first-tokenized-security?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter 

Russia Sort Of Dropped The Hammer On Bitcoin, Crypto: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2020/06/01/russia-sort-of-dropped-the-hammer-on-bitcoin-crypto/#62a8e3b26a83 

Chi­na’s Cen­tral Bank Dig­i­tal Cur­rency Won’t Be Blockchain-based or Ri­val to Ali­pay: Rich Tur­rin: http://www.chinabankingnews.com/2020/05/22/chinas-central-bank-digital-currency-wont-be-blockchain-based-or-rival-to-alipay-rich-turrin/ 

Sequoia China’s founder Neil Shen suggests Hong Kong to develop its own cross-border stablecoin: https://finance-yahoo-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/finance.yahoo.com/amphtml/news/sequoia-china-founder-neil-shen-131005436.html 

Tokenise Stock Exchange and GMEX to Launch Digital Exchange: https://www.tradersmagazine.com/am/tokenise-stock-exchange-and-gmex-to-launch-digital-exchange/ 

Crypto exchange backed by SIG and ConsenSys cleared to trade crypto derivatives in the EU: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/post/66135/crypto-exchange-sig-consensys-derivatives-eu 

LayerX Raises $28M in Funding: https://cointelegraph-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/cointelegraph.com/news/blockchain-development-firm-raises-nearly-28m-in-funding/amp 

LCX STO Launchpad - Launched May 29, 2020: https://www.lcx.com/sto-launchpad/ 

Koine enters joint venture with DTM Global: http://www.assetservicingtimes.com/assetservicesnews/article.php?article_id=10465 

Fundraising smart contracts now added to the Swarm Protocol: https://medium.com/swarmfund/fundraising-smart-contracts-now-added-to-the-swarm-protocol-73e2b8623723 

PrimaryMarkets selects Rivver Inc. (USA) to bring greater automation to Capital Markets: https://medium.com/rivver-io/primarymarkets-selects-rivver-inc-usa-to-bring-greater-automation-to-capital-markets-8a026d203f7f 

Fujitsu partners with Nomura’s digital asset platform BOOSTRY for blockchain interoperability: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/fujits-blockchain-interoperability-nomura-digital-assets-boostry/ 

The Digital Real Estate Revolution of 2020: Are You Prepared?: https://medium.com/@ghhasenstab/the-digital-real-estate-revolution-of-2020-are-you-prepared-7bc166641337 

Four Reasons Why Digital Security (Security Token) Liquidity Has Lagged: https://www-crowdfundinsider-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161910-four-reasons-why-digital-security-security-token-liquidity-has-lagged/amp/ 

Jonah Schulman: Head of Marketing at Security Token Market Discusses Benefits of Using Blockchain-based Security Tokens: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161799-jonah-schulman-head-of-marketing-at-security-token-market-discusses-benefits-of-using-blockchain-based-security-tokens/ 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
Security Token Market Report: May 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-report-may-2020-e5be45f9e57f 

GSX Group’s New Digital Securities Venue Tokenizes First Client Shares: https://www-coindesk-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.coindesk.com/gibraltar-stock-exchange-group-tokenizes-company-shares-tribeos?amp=1 

tZERO Announces Two New Broker-Dealers Are Live & Trading: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005480/en/tZERO-Announces-New-Broker-Dealers-Live-Trading 

= Events covered in this episode =
Will Digitising Capital Markets Create a Whole New User Experience?: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/will-digitising-capital-markets-create-a-whole-new-user-experience-tickets-104120625594?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #45 - The First Public Security Token Airdrop

Security Token Show: #45 - The First Public Security Token Airdrop

May 26, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on the first Public Security Token Airdrop from Overstock.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: BTG Pactual - https://www.btgpactual.com/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Societe General - https://particuliers.societegenerale.fr/ 

= Market Topics =
Brazilian investment bank tokenizes real estate on blockchain: https://ledgerinsights.com/brazilian-investment-bank-tokenizes-real-estate-blockchain/ 

SG Covered Bonds Issued and Settled with Blockchain Technology: https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/sg-covered-bonds-issued-settled-with-blockchain-technology-21-05-2020 

Another Lawsuit Filed Against Block.one for Allegedly Collecting $200 Million+ in Funds in an Illegal Manner: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161658-another-lawsuit-filed-against-block-one-for-allegedly-collecting-200-million-in-funds-in-an-illegal-manner/amp/ 

OPENFINANCE ATS WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE SECURITY TOKEN TRADING PLATFORM: https://stomarket.com/news/1047 

Tokensoft Distributes $4M in Equity to Investors Using Ethereum Blockchain: https://www.coindesk.com/tokensoft-distributes-4m-in-equity-to-investors-using-ethereum-blockchain 

Digivault joins the Polymath Service Provider marketplace: https://www.fintechf.com/01-news/digivault-joins-the-polymath-service-provider-marketplace/ 

Security Token Market Industry Interviews — Viktor Viktorov CEO & Co-founder of REINNO: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-industry-interviews-viktor-viktorov-ceo-co-founder-of-reinno-154496b1ea4e 

The Death of the ICO: Has the US SEC Closed the Global Window on New Tokens?: https://cointelegraph.com/news/the-death-of-the-ico-has-the-us-sec-closed-the-global-window-on-new-tokens 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
Token Impersonates Chinese Digital Yuan as Official Launch Date Remains Unknown: https://cointelegraph.com/news/token-impersonates-chinese-digital-yuan-as-official-launch-date-remains-unknown 

= Events covered in this episode =
Draper Goren Holm Digital Securities Summit, Virtual Edition: https://hopin.to/events/global-digital-securities-summit?ref=590d843294b9 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #44 - Market Making for Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #44 - Market Making for Security Tokens

May 19, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on market makers and liquidity.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: Rialto Markets - https://rialtomarkets.com/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: DTCC - https://dttc.com/ 

= Market Topics =
Rialto Markets Receives Approval For ATS To Trade Digital Securities: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/rialto-markets-receives-approval-for-ats-to-trade-digital-securities-301058893.html 

Digital Assets: The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation Looks to Blockchain to Improve Public & Private Markets: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161628-digital-assets-the-depository-trust-clearing-corporation-looks-to-blockchain-to-improve-public-private-markets/ 

Stablecoin Supply Breaks $10B as Traders Demand Dollars Over Bitcoin: https://www.coindesk.com/stablecoin-supply-breaks-10b-as-traders-demand-dollars-over-bitcoin 

Standard Chartered Claims First Yuan-Based Letter of Credit Issued on a Blockchain: https://www-coindesk-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.coindesk.com/standard-chartered-transaction-blockchain-rio-tinto-credit?amp=1 

Visa is seeking a patent for 'digital fiat currency' – and the filing points to a central bank use case: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/post/65314/visa-is-seeking-a-patent-for-digital-fiat-currency-and-the-filing-points-to-a-central-bank-use-case 

Singapore’s Temasek Joins Facebook-Backed Libra Association: https://www-bloomberg-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2020-05-15/singapore-s-temasek-joins-facebook-backed-libra-association 

ICON Foundation and LCX Partner to Develop Security Token Infrastructure for Tokenized Assets: https://btcmanager.com/icon-foundation-lcx-partner-security-token-infrastructure-tokenized-assets/?q=/icon-foundation-lcx-partner-security-token-infrastructure-tokenized-assets/& 

OpenFinance Network to List Securities Raised Through Republic Portal With Listing Agreement In Place: https://link.medium.com/lUaYGuf6y6 

Boston Security Token Exchange (BSTX) Resubmits Rulebook To The SEC: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/05/13/boston-security-token-exchange-bstx-resubmits-rulebook-to-the-sec/#6eefad57d625 

Polymath Eyes June Testnet Launch for New Blockchain Designed for Security Tokens: https://www.coindesk.com/polymath-plans-june-testnet-launch-for-new-blockchain-designed-for-security-token-trading 

Musharaka, Securrency sign agreement to introduce tokenized digital securities into Saudi Arabia: https://www.argaam.com/en/article/articledetail/id/1375154? 

In Apparent First, SEC Approved Security Token Offering Seeks Listing on Coinbase: https://cointelegraph.com/news/in-apparent-first-sec-approved-security-token-offering-seeks-listing-on-coinbase 

Does The Way We Track Stock Ownership Cost Us Money? Overstock’s Digital Dividend Uses Blockchain To Prove A Point: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/05/18/does-the-way-we-track-stock-ownership-cost-us-money-overstocks-digital-dividend-uses-blockchain-to-prove-a-point/#555fd28454c8 

Blockchain-based Security Tokens to be Considered Similar to Highly Liquid Securities, like Stocks, by Japan’s Regulators, Fintech Executive Explains: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161615-blockchain-based-security-tokens-to-be-considered-similar-to-highly-liquid-securities-like-stocks-by-japans-regulators-fintech-executive-explains/ 

Making Real Estate Liquid: The Role of Security Tokens: https://www.cdotrends.com/story/14834/making-real-estate-liquid-role-security-tokens?refresh=auto 

All That You Need To Know About Real Estate Tokenization: https://kryptomoney.com/all-that-you-need-to-know-about-real-estate-tokenization/ 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
Overstock Wants Lawsuit Nixed Ahead of Security Token Distribution: https://cointelegraph.com/news/overstock-wants-lawsuit-nixed-ahead-of-security-token-distribution 

Security Tokens are a Hedge to Covid-19 and the US Equity Markets: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-tokens-are-a-hedge-to-covid-19-and-the-us-equity-markets-dc95d5d40b36 

= Events covered in this episode =
Draper Goren Holm Digital Securities Summit, Virtual Edition: https://hopin.to/events/global-digital-securities-summit?ref=590d843294b9 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #43 - The Security Token Stack Explained

Security Token Show: #43 - The Security Token Stack Explained

May 12, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on the security token stack! 

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: Axoni - https://axoni.com/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Tokenise - https://tokenize.exchange/ 

= Market Topics =
OCC Deal To Move $72 Billion In Equities To Axcore Blockchain: https://www-forbes-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.forbes.com/sites/michaeldelcastillo/2020/05/05/occ-deal-to-move-72-billion-in-equities-to-axcore-blockchain/amp/ 

Tokenise Stock Exchange To Kick Off A New Era Of Digital Securities: https://m.mondovisione.com/media-and-resources/news/tokenise-stock-exchange-to-kick-off-a-new-era-of-digital-securities/ 

Libra Project Appoints First CEO – Stuart Levey: https://www.securities.io/libra-project-appoints-first-ceo-stuart-levey/ 

Mysterious Company Files New Lawsuit Over Ripple’s $1.1B XRP Sale: https://www.coindesk.com/mysterious-company-files-new-lawsuit-over-ripples-1-1b-xrp-sale 

Telegram Withdraws Offer to Repay Investors With Gram Tokens: https://www.coindesk.com/telegram-withdraws-offer-to-repay-investors-with-gram-tokens 

Taiwan Publishes New Security Token Regulations — And They Aren’t Well Received: https://thetokenist.io/taiwan-publishes-new-security-token-regulations-and-they-arent-well-received/ 

Token Sales Treated as Securities Offerings by Default in Gibraltar: https://cointelegraph.com/news/token-sales-treated-as-securities-offerings-by-default-in-gibraltar 

New State Bill would Presume that Digital Securities are not Securities in California: https://cointelegraph-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/cointelegraph.com/news/new-bill-would-presume-digital-assets-not-to-be-securities-in-california/amp 

Stellar Full Go on Abra Integration – $5 Million: https://www.securities.io/stellar-full-go-on-abra-integration-5-million/ 

Tokensoft Inc. Partners With Tokensoft International AG: https://www.tokensoft.io/post/tokensoft-inc-partners-with-tokensoft-international-ag 

SEBA Taps Tokensoft for Asset Tokenization: https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/seba-taps-tokensoft-for-asset-tokenization/ 

Securitize Builds Digital ID Service in Hopes of Creating Industry Standard: https://www.coindesk.com/securitize-builds-digital-id-service-in-hopes-of-creating-industry-standard 

Securitize Receives Recognition by CoinDesk 50: https://www.coindesk.com/the-coindesk-50 

GSX Group Launches Smart Security Platform for Tokenized Assets: GRID: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/05/161158-gsx-group-launches-smart-security-platform-for-tokenized-assets-grid/ 

Unibright Presents All-In-One Security Token Offering Tool Freequity: https://chainbulletin.com/unibright-presents-all-in-one-security-token-offering-tool-freequity/ 

Security Tokens Explained in 4 Layers; A Guide for Investors and Issuers: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-tokens-explained-in-4-layers-a-guide-for-investors-and-issuers-a58b53a8da30 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
STM Market Report Highlights: April 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/four-takeaways-security-token-market-report-april-2020-9e9594033b7 

Tokenized Real Estate Booms While Security Tokens Struggle: https://cointelegraph.com/news/tokenized-real-estate-booms-while-security-tokens-struggle 

= Events covered in this episode =
Tokenization of Assets: New Financial Opportunities for Investors & Issuers: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tokenization-of-assets-new-financial-opportunities-for-investors-issuers-tickets-104009916460?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

Draper Goren Holm Digital Securities Summit, Virtual Edition: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/draper-goren-holm-digital-securities-summit-virtual-edition-tickets-103251469926?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com  
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #42 - Collateralized Lending with Digital Assets

Security Token Show: #42 - Collateralized Lending with Digital Assets

May 5, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on the mechanics behind a popular mechanism in decentralized finance, or what is commonly called defi by the growing community, and how it can benefit investors and issuers alike.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: NASDAQ - https://www.Nasdaq.com

Herwig's Company of the Week: OnChain Custodian - https://www.Oncustodian.com 

= Market Topics =
NASDAQ Partners with R3 to help build institutional grade digital assets: https://cointelegraph-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/cointelegraph.com/news/nasdaq-partners-with-r3-to-help-build-institutional-grade-digital-assets/amp 

CACHE Partners with Onchain Custodian to Insure and Secure Gold-Backed Tokens: https://www.wfmz.com/news/pr_newswire/pr_newswire_business/cache-partners-with-onchain-custodian-to-insure-and-secure-gold-backed-tokens/article_7344f4cc-9564-5197-9a9d-42c2cf3a26fc.html 

SEC’s CryptoMom on Outlook for the Digital Dollar and the End of Her Term in June: https://cointelegraph.com/news/secs-cryptomom-on-outlook-for-the-digital-dollar-and-the-end-of-her-term-in-june 

Japan FSA Approves 2 new Blockchain Associations: https://www.securities.io/japan-fsa-approves-2-new-blockchain-associations/ 

TZero Expects To Be A Registered Security Broker-Dealer In Q2 2020: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/04/30/tzero-expects-to-be-a-registered-security-broker-dealer-in-q2-2020/#45127fd81bef 

Overstock Wants to Trade Traditional Stocks on tZERO Crypto App: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/overstock-wants-trade-traditional-stocks-130000302.html 

FINOA — DIGITAL ASSET BANKING AND BLACK MANTA CAPITAL PARTNERS COOPERATE ON CRYPTO CUSTODY FOR INSTITUTIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL INVESTORS: https://blackmanta.capital/press-releases/#1May2020 

Security Token Market Industry Interviews— Darius Liu COO & Co-Founder of iSTOX: https://medium.com/@securitytoken/security-token-market-industry-interviews-darius-liu-coo-co-founder-of-istox-314e0d4943dc 

KoreConX Co-Founder Releases Digital Securities 101 - Global 2020 Edition Book: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/koreconx-co-founder-releases-digital-130000155.html 

The DeFi Hack: What Decentralized Finance Should and Shouldn’t Be: https://cointelegraph.com/news/the-defi-hack-what-decentralized-finance-should-and-shouldnt-be/amp 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
ArtID STO Promises to Revolutionize Digital Art Sector: https://www.securities.io/artid-sto-promises-to-revolutionize-digital-art-sector/ 

Security Token Market Report: April 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-report-april-2020-6548c99f7cf 

= Events covered in this episode =
[Event] Virtual Workshop – What Role Can Digital Securities Play In Helping the Economy Come Out of the Current Crisis?: http://virtualworkshop.securitytokensrealised.com.pages.services/virtual-workshop/?ts=1587480559614 

Tokenization of Assets: New Financial Opportunities for Investors & Issuers: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tokenization-of-assets-new-financial-opportunities-for-investors-issuers-tickets-104009916460?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

Master Tokenization and Digital Securities for Real Estate by Solidblock: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/master-tokenization-and-digital-securities-for-real-estate-tickets-103329128204?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #41 - Atomic Swaps for Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #41 - Atomic Swaps for Security Tokens

April 28, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on atomic swaps for security tokens!

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: North Capital/PPEX - ppex.com 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Securitize - securitize.io 

= Market Topics =
North Capital Authorized to Trade Digital Asset Securities Through its PPEX Alternative Trading System: https://www-yahoo-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.yahoo.com/amphtml/money/north-capital-authorized-trade-digital-170000461.html 

Openfinance Warns It Will Delist All Security Tokens Without New Funds: https://www.coindesk.com/openfinance-warns-it-will-delist-all-security-tokens-without-new-funds 

Dutch Central Bank Wants to Be European Union’s CBDC Proving Ground: https://www-coindesk-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.coindesk.com/dutch-central-bank-wants-to-be-european-unions-cbdc-proving-ground?amp=1 

STOKR Partners with Lemon Way Enabling Payment Gateway for Security Token Issuance: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/04/160682-stokr-partners-with-lemon-way-enabling-payment-gateway-for-security-token-issuance/ 

DigiShares Announces New White-Label Partner Konsento: https://thetokenizer.io/2020/04/26/digishares-announces-new-white-label-partner-konsento/ 

The Transformation Of An Industry: Blockchain-Based Real Estate Assets: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesrealestatecouncil/2020/04/27/the-transformation-of-an-industry-blockchain-based-real-estate-assets/#16bff4042592 

Digital Securities Sentiments (silver linings) in COVID-19 Dark Cloud: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/digital-securities-sentiments-silver-linings-covid-19-ian-fong 

Cryptocurrencies are dead — long live digital assets: https://medium.com/security-token-group/cryptocurrencies-are-dead-long-live-digital-assets-f6f9cbc340cb 

Republic acquires Fig, adding games to its startup crowdfunding platform: https://techcrunch.com/2020/04/17/republic-acquires-fig-adding-games-to-its-startup-crowdfunding-platform/ 

Hex Trust granted authorization to provide custody services in Germany: https://medium.com/hex-trust/hex-updates-april-2020-4c88efc648a7 

GoldenSand Capital Completes $5 Million Investment In TZERO: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/04/21/goldensand-capital-completes-5-million-investment-in-tzero/#67b600e117c9 

French Artist Launches Personal Crypto Tied to Value of His Career and Output: https://cointelegraph.com/news/french-artist-launches-personal-crypto-tied-to-value-of-his-career-and-output 

Jim Dowd, Founder & Managing Director of North Capital – Interview Series: https://www.securities.io/jim-dowd-founder-managing-director-of-north-capital-interview-series/ 

Private Securities Trading Joins the Digital Age With Blockchain: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-23/private-securities-trading-joins-the-digital-age-with-blockchain?sref=Sh8JGVyJ 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
Why Wave Financial’s Kentucky Bourbon Blockchain Fund May Be A Sober Investment: https://www.forbes.com/sites/benjessel/2020/04/27/why-wave-financials-kentucky-bourbon-blockchain-bonds-may-be-a-sober-investment/#18bc57d05927 

French Artist Launches Personal Crypto Tied to Value of His Career and Output: https://cointelegraph.com/news/french-artist-launches-personal-crypto-tied-to-value-of-his-career-and-output 

Trending Tokens: Tokenizing Wine w/ Jacob Ner-David: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZmjiynfueQ&feature=youtu.be 

= Events covered in this episode =
[Event] Webinar - Commercial Real Estate Tokenization, Lending and Liquidity. April 30 @11 am EDT: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/webinar-tokenization-of-commercial-real-estate-lending-and-liquidity-tickets-102888127158 

[Event] Spencer Dinwiddie - SD26 Offering Webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Tnz-_QBiS2idlZdNtu6oPA 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
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Security Token Show: #40 - State of Marketplaces in Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #40 - State of Marketplaces in Security Tokens

April 21, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on marketplaces and exchanges around the world!

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news 

Kyle's Company of the Week: Binance - binance.com

Herwig's Company of the Week: The Blockchain Association - https://theblockchainassociation.org/ 

= Market Topics =
Binance - A Beginner’s Guide to Security Tokens: https://www.binance.vision/economics/a-beginners-guide-to-security-tokens 

The Blockchain Association Creates a Security Token Working Group: https://www.securities.io/the-blockchain-association-creates-a-security-token-working-group/ 

IRAS Issues New Crypto Tax Guidelines: https://www.securities.io/iras-issues-new-crypto-tax-guidelines/ 

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Gets Revamp in Response to Backlash: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/04/16/business/16reuters-facebook-cryptocurrency.html 

Congresswoman Takes Aim at Facebook’s Libra: https://www.securities.io/congresswoman-takes-aim-at-facebooks-libra/ 

Central Banks Recommended to Ban Stablecoins: https://cryptobriefing.com/central-banks-recommended-ban-stablecoins/ 

Tzero Broker-Dealer Breaks Monthly Record: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/04/17/tzero-broker-dealer-breaks-monthly-record/#156c9fab7bb6 

Vertalo, tZERO Are Bringing $300M in Real Estate to the Tezos Blockchain: https://www-coindesk-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.coindesk.com/vertalo-tzero-are-bringing-300m-in-real-estate-to-the-tezos-blockchain?amp=1 

Ontario Regulator Lets Security Token Startup Test Secondary Trading: https://sunriseread.com/ontario-regulator-lets-security-token-startup-test-secondary-trading/87631/ 

TokenGX Gets Greenlight to Develop Secondary Trading Platform for Canadian Market: https://www.securities.io/tokengx-gets-greenlight-to-develop-secondary-trading-platform-for-canadian-market/ 

WeOwn introducing CHX as collateral: https://weown.com/weowns-utility-token-update-april-2020/ 

tZERO’s Digital Securities Protocol Now Supports Tezos Blockchain: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200414005464/en/tZERO%E2%80%99s-Digital-Securities-Protocol-Supports-Tezos-Blockchain 

Hackers steal $25 million worth of cryptocurrency from Uniswap and Lendf.me: https://www.zdnet.com/article/hackers-steal-25-million-worth-of-cryptocurrency-from-uniswap-and-lendf-me/ 

= Security Token Offering Topics =
INFINITE FLEET TO PARTNER WITH STOKR FOR STO: https://www.infinitefleet.com/blog/infinite-fleet-to-partner-with-stokr-for-eu-security-token-offering-%28sto%29 

[STO] FoodChek Systems Inc: https://mondovisione.com/media-and-resources/news/london-derivatives-exchange-ldx-announcement/ 

= Events covered in this episode =
[Event] BMCP.LIVE 3rd Edition FIRESIDECHAT SECURITIES TOKENIZED - SPOTLIGHT ASIA: https://bmcp3.live/ 

[EVENT] Property-Backed Digital Securities & How They Will Transform Real Estate: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/property-backed-digital-securities-how-they-will-transform-real-estate-tickets-101788407868?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch 

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com 
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/ 
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/ 
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com 

Security Token Show: #39 - The Rise of Security Tokens in Japan

Security Token Show: #39 - The Rise of Security Tokens in Japan

April 14, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on the rise of Japanese Security Token infrastructure - which over the last year has moved at lightning speed.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news

Kyle's Company of the Week: Cadence - https://withcadence.io/

Herwig's Company of the Week: Exponential - https://www.excm.ai/

= Market Topics =
Securitization platform Cadence surpasses $125M deal volume and raises $4M: https://techcrunch-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/techcrunch.com/2020/04/07/securitization-platform-cadence-surpasses-125m-deal-volume-and-raises-4m/amp/

Cadence launches Dutch auction system for private credit market: https://ibsintelligence.com/ibs-journal/ibs-news/cadence-launches-dutch-auction-system-for-private-credit-market/

Exponential Launches $100MM Digital Asset Fund on DealSquare Leaning Into The Post-COVID-19 Future: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/04/08/2013854/0/en/Exponential-Launches-100MM-Digital-Asset-Fund-on-DealSquare-Leaning-Into-The-Post-COVID-19-Future.html

French Financial Regulator Responds to EU’s Crypto Consultation: https://cointelegraph.com/news/french-financial-regulator-responds-to-eus-crypto-consultation

Europe’s First Blockchain based MTF License: http://niedermueller.law/europes-first-blockchain-based-mtf-license/

World’s Fastest Growth Exchange, MERJ Shows Digital Assets In Ascendency: https://medium.com/merj-exchange/worlds-fastest-growing-exchange-d82a43bb715f

Molinari Media, Created by Vince Molinari, Purchases UK Fintech Worldwide: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/04/159862-molinari-media-created-by-vince-molinari-purchases-uk-fintech-worldwide/

Three Arrows Capital Invests In BlockFi After Its Series B Round: https://www-forbes-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.forbes.com/sites/robertanzalone/2020/04/09/three-arrows-capital-invests-in-blockfi-after-its-series-b-round/amp/

Fairmint Opens Its Doors for Continuous Security Offerings: https://defirate.com/fairmint-launch/

CIMB Bank Singapore Partners With iSTOX To Expand Access To Private Capital Markets Through Distributed Ledger Technology: https://medium.com/istox/press-announcement-e4a7fcda6bfc

Lemon Way and Tokenization Platform Equisafe Form Partnership on Digital Securities: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/04/160031-lemon-way-and-tokenization-platform-equisafe-form-partnership-on-digital-securities/

Mr. Wonderful Aligns Efforts with Equity Crowdfunding Platform ‘StartEngine’: https://www.securities.io/mr-wonderful-aligns-efforts-with-equity-crowdfunding-platform-startengine/

Mt Pelerin Releases Wallet Tool for Security Tokens: https://www.mtpelerin.com/bridge-wallet

Crypto Tokenization Explained — Considerations for Investors: https://medium.com/security-token-group/crypto-tokenization-explained-considerations-for-investors-ad021657677e

Tuhina Singh, Founder of Digital Securities Platform Propine, Shares Vision for the Future of Digital Assets: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/04/159868-tuhina-singh-founder-of-digital-securities-platform-propine-shares-vision-for-the-future-of-digital-assets/

= Security Token Offering Topics =
Overstock Granted DTC Eligibility for Digital Voting Series A-1 Preferred Stock: http://investors.overstock.com/news-releases/news-release-details/overstock-granted-dtc-eligibility-digital-voting-series-1

Eternal Glade Raises Over S$10 Million On iSTOX Platform Despite COVID-19 Pandemic: https://medium.com/istox/eternal-glade-raises-s-10-million-on-istox-platform-despite-covid-19-pandemic-10712f40988f

Real Estate Security Tokens Steadily Gain Market Share: https://cointelegraph.com/news/real-estate-security-tokens-steadily-gain-market-share

= Events covered in this episode =
[Event] Blockchain & Booze Virtually Every Tuesday at 5pm PST: https://blockchainbooze.io/

[Event] Webinar in Real Estate Tokenization by Black Manta Capital on April 17th: https://bmcp2.live/

[Event] Property-Backed Digital Securities & How They Will Transform Real Estate: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/property-backed-digital-securities-how-they-will-transform-real-estate-tickets-101788407868?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com

Security Token Show: #38 - Telegram & the Crypto Red Wedding

Security Token Show: #38 - Telegram & the Crypto Red Wedding

April 7, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on the Telegram Case and recent news that 11 lawsuits were filed against crypto firms for violating securities laws.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news

Kyle's Company of the Week: R3 - r3.com

Herwig's Company of the Week: FINMA - https://www.finma.ch/en/

= Market Topics =
R3 Teams With Custodian Hex Trust to Help Asian Banks Sell Security Tokens: https://www.coindesk.com/r3-teams-with-custodian-hex-trust-to-help-asian-banks-sell-security-tokens

FINMA Releases Annual Report – List Security Tokens and DLT: https://www.securities.io/finma-releases-annual-report-list-security-tokens-and-dlt/

Forget The Coronavirus Stimulus Bill’s Digital Dollar—The Digital Euro Is Coming: https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/2020/04/03/forget-the-digital-dollar-the-digital-euro-is-coming/#29cd0a48719f

South Korea Central Bank About to Test Crypto Won: https://cryptorandgroup.com/south-korea-central-bank-about-to-test-crypto-won/

Japanese Government Green-lights New Crypto/ STO Regulations: https://cryptonews.com/news/japanese-government-green-lights-new-crypto-sto-regulations-6219.htm

XRP Ripple Lawsuit re-filed, but not as a Security?: https://www.securities.io/xrp-ripple-lawsuit-re-filed-but-not-as-a-security/

SEC Seeks More Feedback on tZERO’s Proposed Security Token Exchange: https://www.coindesk.com/sec-seeks-more-feedback-on-tzeros-proposed-security-token-exchange

SEC left chances to launch tZERO security token exchange: https://sunriseread.com/sec-left-chances-to-launch-tzero-security-token-exchange/78593/

AbacasXchange Inc. And DigiShares Partners On Digital Assets: https://www.cryptocurrencyguide.org/abacasxchange-inc-and-digishares-partners-on-digital-assets/

The Digital Asset Management Division of Activemarket.io Announces the launch of Its IEO Investment Banking Service: https://www.openpr.com/news/1999047/the-digital-asset-management-division-of-activemarket-io

The State of Investment into Security Token Infrastructure — Q1 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/the-state-of-investment-into-security-token-infrastructure-q1-2020-5831d90bb2b

How the Pressure of the Coronavirus May Open the Door for Tokenization: https://cointelegraph.com/news/how-the-pressures-of-the-coronavirus-may-open-the-door-for-tokenization

Benjamin Tsai, President & Managing Partner of Wave Financial – Interview Series: https://www.securities.io/benjamin-tsai-president-managing-partner-of-wave-financial-interview-series/

= Security Token Offering Topics =
$1M of Real Estate on Ethereum - RealT: https://medium.com/@TrustlessState/1m-of-real-estate-on-ethereum-9fcebd549280

Security Token Market Report: March 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-report-march-2020-8298a5885432

= Events covered in this episode =
[EVENT] Property-Backed Digital Securities & How They Will Transform Real Estate: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/property-backed-digital-securities-how-they-will-transform-real-estate-tickets-101788407868?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/
DigitalSPV: https://www.digitalspv.com/
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com

Security Token Show: #37 - Managing an Investor Whitelist

Security Token Show: #37 - Managing an Investor Whitelist

March 31, 2020

Tune in to this episode of the Security Token Show where Kyle Sonlin and Herwig Konings discuss the latest Security Token News and Insights with this week's focus on how issuers can manage their own private market to create liquidity.

= Stay in touch via our Social Media =
Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin

Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings

Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group

= Timeline =
All articles that were discussed were sourced from https://STOmarket.com/news

Kyle's Company of the Week: Nomura Research Institute - https://www.nri.com/

Herwig's Company of the Week: Aegis Custody - https://www.aegiscustody.com/

= Market Topics =
NRI Issues First Japanese Tokenized Bond: https://www.securities.io/nri-issues-first-japanese-tokenized-bond/

Hong Kong Bank Partners with Aegis to Focus On Asset Digitalization Using Blockchain Technology: https://www.the-blockchain.com/2020/03/30/hong-kong-bank-partners-with-aegis-to-focus-on-asset-digitalization-using-blockchain-technology/

HSBC Puts $10B of Private Placements on R3’s Corda Blockchain: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/hsbc-puts-10b-private-placements-070000846.html

Judge Halts Telegram Token Issuance in Injunction Requested by SEC: https://www.coindesk.com/judge-halts-telegram-token-issuance-in-injunction-requested-by-sec

Enigma Reaches Settlement with SEC on 2017 ICO: https://www.securities.io/enigma-reaches-settlement-with-sec-on-2017-ico/

DLT Replacement of ASX ‘CHESS’ Program Delayed: https://www.securities.io/dlt-replacement-of-asx-chess-program-delayed/

NEM Releases Symbol Blockchain Standards for Issuing Security Tokens: https://www.securities.io/nem-releases-symbol-blockchain-standards-for-issuing-security-tokens/

TokenSoft Partners with Ex-Military Cyber Firm Hub Security: https://www.securities.io/tokensoft-partners-with-ex-military-cyber-firm-hub-security/

TokenSoft partners with Hub Security on ‘miniHSM’ crypto storage solution: https://www.cryptoninjas.net/2020/03/25/tokensoft-partners-with-hub-security-on-minihsm-crypto-storage-solution/

Smartlands Launches Private Stage of Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs; Early Birds to Receive Exclusive Golden Smartee Co-Owner Payment Card: https://smartlands.io/news/smartlands-launches-private-stage-of-equity-crowdfunding-campaign-on-seedrs-early-birds-to-receive-exclusive-golden-smartee-co-owner-payment-card/

‘The Runway Fund’ Looks to Provide Relief for Start-ups Impacted by COVID-19: https://decrypt.co/23447/cnbc-host-launches-fund-for-struggling-startups

[Interview] Kyle Sonlin: Secondary Market Updates: https://medium.com/@blocklikecom/sto-secondary-market-updates-7cab2da85243

= Security Token Offering Topics =
None :(

= Events covered in this episode =
[Event] Securities Finance Technology Symposium 2020 on May 7th in London: https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/503652/1006083/

Security Token Realised’s San Francisco event on November 7th: http://sanfran.securitytokensrealised.com/

= Check out our Companies =
Security Token Group: https://securitytokengroup.com
Security Token Market: https://stomarket.com
Security Token Advisors: http://www.securitytokenadvisors.com/
InvestReady: https://www.investready.com