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Security Token Show: #82 - Borrowing Using Real Estate with Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #82 - Borrowing Using Real Estate with Security Tokens

February 23, 2021

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 tokenized real estate lending! 

Kyle's Company of the Week: Simetria - https://www.simetria.io/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: SBI Group - http://www.sbigroup.co.jp/english/ 

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Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 
Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 
Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

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

Check out our medium blog for more news!

First Digital Securities Issuance Platform Simetria Receives No Action Letter from Israel Securities Authority: https://www-crowdfundinsider-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/172345-first-digital-securities-issuance-platform-simetria-receives-no-action-letter-from-israel-securities-authority/amp/ 

Simetria Gets Israel’s Approval for Digital Securities Offering Platform 
Israeli digital securities exchange gets preliminary green light from regulators: https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/simetria-gets-israels-approval-for-digital-securities-offering-platform/ 

SBI plans digital asset securities ‘corridor’ with London: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/sbi-plans-digital-asset-securities-corridor-with-london/ 

SBI invests $10 million+ in digital asset bank Sygnum: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/sbi-invests-10-million-in-digital-asset-bank-sygnum/ 

Beijing's new digital yuan test features ATMs that convert digital currency to cash: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/post/95266/beijing-digital-yuan-cash-atm?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss 

Former head of digital assets for TD Ameritrade is now the Fed's chief innovation officer: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/95692/digital-assets-td-ameritrade-fed-chief-innovation-officer 

SEC is ‘dead wrong’: Former chair Mary Jo White defends Ripple in pivotal crypto case: https://fortune.com/2021/02/19/ripple-sec-lawsuit-mary-jo-white-crypto-unlicensed-securities-xrp/ 

Ripple ‘unlikely to settle’ before US securities regulator trial: https://coingeek.com/ripple-unlikely-settle-before-us-securities-regulator-trial/ 
 
Dubai’s IBC Group Pledges 100,000 Bitcoin, the Largest Bitcoin Investment in History, to Support Setup of the Miami 2.0 Blockchain Strategy Foundation: https://finance-yahoo-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/finance.yahoo.com/amphtml/news/dubai-ibc-group-pledges-100-175500092.html 

Kakao to Record Private Securities on its Blockchain: https://www.namecoinnews.com/kakao-to-record-private-securities-on-its-blockchain/ 

Tokenization Asset Platform (TAP) Ready to Transform Global Capital Markets: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/tokenization-asset-platform-tap-ready-to-transform-global-capital-markets-301229981.html 

Digital Transfer Agent Vertalo adds 5 Regulation Crowdfunding Portals to Rapidly Growing Client Base: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/digital-transfer-agent-vertalo-adds-5-regulation-crowdfunding-portals-to-rapidly-growing-client-base-301232249.html 

Settling Trades in the Days Before Digital Securities and Blockchain Technology: https://blocktelegraph.io/settling-trades-in-the-days-before-digital-securities-and-blockchain-technology/ 

Zoe Adamovicz, CEO at Neufund, Reveals how Blockchain or DLT enabled Crowdfunding Platforms can Streamline Investment Process: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/172443-zoe-adamovicz-ceo-at-neufund-reveals-how-blockchain-or-dlt-enabled-crowdfunding-platforms-can-streamline-investment-process/ 

Tokenize This: Week 6 ~ Tokenized Website Content: https://medium.com/security-token-group/tokenize-this-week-6-tokenized-website-content-b30b62b83041 

The Biden Administration: New Priorities in the Banking, Fintech and Derivatives Sectors: https://www.gibsondunn.com/the-biden-administration-new-priorities-in-the-banking-fintech-and-derivatives-sectors/ 

Blockchain and booze - Mayor Francis Suarez: https://blockchainbooze.io/?utm_medium=email&_hsmi=112370121&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9d6k5MHUoQG4_TeK9qjk1aoLPBVDRGO_SKm3BBJq00zMTp9ACc6ykiAT8GOXLbNSaZaAbqC5BpGOm6EXfR5252jKcAFA&utm_content=112370121&utm_source=hs_email 

Lottery.com, a Leading Platform to Play the Lottery Online, Enters into Definitive Agreement with Trident Acquisitions Corp. to Become Publicly Traded: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/02/22/2179513/0/en/Lottery-com-a-Leading-Platform-to-Play-the-Lottery-Online-Enters-into-Definitive-Agreement-with-Trident-Acquisitions-Corp-to-Become-Publicly-Traded.html 

MEET MAZZANTI AUTOMOBILI: UPCOMING STO ON STOKR: https://stokr.io/stoke-post/meet-mazzanti 

Security Tokens Are Negatively Correlated to the US Markets: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-tokens-are-negatively-correlated-to-the-us-markets-5324c85ca7ed 

Security Token Market Real Estate Report: January 2021: https://newsletter.stomarket.com/p/security-token-market-real-estate 

Security Token Show: #81 - Are NFTs Security Tokens?

Security Token Show: #81 - Are NFTs Security Tokens?

February 16, 2021

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 nonfungible tokens (NFTs) and their relationship with security tokens.

Kyle's Company of the Week: Document Security Systems - https://www.dsssecure.com/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: BNY Mellon - https://www.bnymellon.com/ 

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Kyle: https://twitter.com/kylesonlin 
Herwig: https://www.linkedin.com/in/herwigkonings 
Opinion articles, interviews, and more: https://medium.com/security-token-group 

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

BNY Mellon Forms New Digital Assets Unit to Build Industry's First Multi-Asset Digital Platform: https://www.bnymellon.com/us/en/about-us/newsroom/press-release/bny-mellon-forms-new-digital-assets-unit-to-build-industrypercent27s-first-multi-asset-digital-platform-130169.html 

French regulator wants a European body to regulate digital currencies: https://coingeek.com/french-regulator-wants-a-european-body-regulate-digital-currencies/ 

Thailand Regulator to shift oversight of ICOs to Securities Act: https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/2064887/regulator-to-shift-oversight-of-icos-to-securities-act 

Italy’s Consob Consults on Regulation of Securities Token Offerings: https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/regulation/italys-consob-consults-on-regulation-of-securities-token-offerings/ 

Nigeria SEC, CBN to work on digital assets regulation: https://thenationonlineng.net/sec-cbn-to-work-on-digital-assets-regulation/ 

US securities regulator beefs up enforcement powers for new probes: https://coingeek.com/us-securities-regulator-beefs-up-enforcement-powers-for-new-probes/ 

SEC Says Ripple Settlement Not In the Cards: https://cointelegraph.com/news/settlement-not-in-the-cards-in-sec-vs-ripple-case 

Japan’s SBI in Talks Over Joint Venture to Make Crypto a Core Revenue: Source: https://www.coindesk.com/sbi-financial-firms-joint-cryptocurrency-venture-acquisitions 

Japanese Companies Invest $150M in Kazakhstan: https://www.inform.kz/en/japanese-companies-invest-150-mln-usd-in-digitalisation-projects-in-kazakhstan_a3753255 

Solidblock and Atlas One Announce Partnership: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/solidblock-and-atlas-one-announce-partnership-833327176.html 

New Hedera Token Service Offers Native Token Issuance and Configurability Without Smart Contracts: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/new-hedera-token-service-offers-native-token-issuance-and-configurability-without-smart-contracts-301224076.html 

European Fintech Startup Neufund Announces 2021 Platform Updates which Improve User Experience (UX): https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/172008-european-fintech-startup-neufund-announces-2021-platform-updates-which-improve-user-experience-ux/ 

What is LABS? Blockchain-Powered Real Estate: https://www.asiacryptotoday.com/labs/ 

10 Questions Every Broker-Dealer Needs To Ask About Security Tokens: https://info.polymath.network/blog/10-questions-every-broker-dealer-needs-to-ask-about-security-tokens 

Week 5 ~ Tokenized Website Domains: https://medium.com/tokenize-this/week-5-tokenized-website-domains-fd20f85c3ea8 

President Biden’s Nominee for SEC Chairman: What Does It Mean for Crypto?: https://www.natlawreview.com/article/president-biden-s-nominee-sec-chairman-what-does-it-mean-crypto 

Is The Regulatory Sheriff Looking At Robinhood? FINRA Increases Focus On “Game-Like” Securities Trading Apps: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/is-the-regulatory-sheriff-looking-at-2255814/ 

What Really Happened When Robinhood Suspended GameStop Trading: https://www.coindesk.com/what-really-happened-when-robinhood-suspended-gamestop-trading 

[EVENT] Security Token Landscape: A Webinar for Lawyers and Other Legal Professionals: https://info.polymath.network/security-token-landscape-webinar-for-legal-professionals?utm_content=153678567&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&hss_channel=tw-890365489658122242 

Clubhouse Security Token Event Thursday @ 5pm!

Entrepreneur Taps Blockchain To Tackle America’s Affordable Housing Crisis: https://nycnewswire.com/equitycoin-blockchain-affordable-housing/ 

Blockchain firm Realio launches new equity token to boost its DeFi network: https://morningtick.com/news/blockchain-firm-realio-launches-new-equity-token-to-boost-its-defi-network/ 

Security Tokens Market Cap Surpassed Half a Billion Dollars in January 2021, Up Over 34% in a Month: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/172052-security-tokens-market-cap-surpassed-half-a-billion-dollars-in-january-2021-up-over-34-in-a-month/ 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #80 - 3 Layers of Liquidity for Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #80 - 3 Layers of Liquidity for Security Tokens

February 9, 2021

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 three layers of liquidity for security tokens!

Kyle's Company of the Week: Kenanga Investment Bank -  https://www.kenanga.com.my/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: SEBA - https://www.seba.swiss/ 

= 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 

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

= Industry News =
Kenanga Investment Bank Acquires Stake in Licensed Crypto Exchange: https://www.kenanga.com.my/news/media-releases/kenanga-investment-bank-acquires-stake-in-licensed-crypto-exchange/ 

SEBA Bank issues Series B equity as security tokens: https://ibsintelligence.com/ibsi-news/seba-bank-issues-series-b-equity-as-security-tokens/ 

U.S. District Judge Rejects Argument that Sale of “Stand-In” Tokens Was Not a Sale of Unregistered Securities: https://www.natlawreview.com/article/us-district-judge-rejects-argument-sale-stand-tokens-was-not-sale-unregistered 

SBI Expands Crypto Lending Services Adding XRP: https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/sbi-expands-crypto-lending-services-adding-xrp/ 

Document Security Systems, Inc., Coinstreet Partners and GSX Group Collaborate to Develop Digital Asset Exchange Business in the US: https://www.streetinsider.com/Globe+Newswire/Document+Security+Systems%2C+Inc.%2C+Coinstreet+Partners+and+GSX+Group+Collaborate+to+Develop+Digital+Asset+Exchange+Business+in+the+US/17927652.html 

Singapore based ECXX Global, a Digital Securities Exchange, Teams Up with UOB Kay Hian to Provide Securitized Token Offerings: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/171784-singapore-based-ecxx-global-a-digital-securities-exchange-teams-up-with-uob-kay-hian-to-provide-securitized-token-offerings/ 

tZERO Announces Partnership with Tokensoft Transfer Agent to Trade Digital Securities: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210204005386/en/tZERO-Announces-Partnership-with-Tokensoft-Transfer-Agent-to-Trade-Digital-Securities 

tZERO Signs Agreement With Transfer Agent and Issuance Platform, Vertalo: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210203005219/en/tZERO-Signs-Agreement-With-Transfer-Agent-and-Issuance-Platform-Vertalo 

RedBlock and MERJ Exchange Enter into a Strategic Collaboration to Accelerate Digital Securities Adoption: https://thetokenizer.io/2021/02/08/redblock-and-merj-exchange-enter-into-a-strategic-collaboration-to-accelerate-digital-securities-adoption/ 

Finhaven bolsters leadership to scale digital securities technology: https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/535217881/finhaven-bolsters-leadership-to-scale-digital-securities-technology 

The State of Investment into Security Token Infrastructure — Q4 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/the-state-of-investment-into-security-token-infrastructure-q4-2020-4bb383c9bcb3 

A new white paper – Tokenisation of alternative investments by BNP, Liquefy & CAIA: https://investors-corner.bnpparibas-am.com/markets/a-new-white-paper-tokenisation-of-alternative-investments/ 

Polymath: Why It’s Time to Think Beyond Liquidity When Tokenising Assets: https://thefintechtimes.com/polymath-why-its-time-to-think-beyond-liquidity-when-tokenising-assets/ 

COVID Spurs Tokenization via Blockchain Tech in Commercial Real Estate: https://commercialobserver.com/2021/02/covid-spurs-commercial-real-estate-tokenization/ 

Tokenize This: Week 4 ~ Tokenized Sports Betting Syndicates: https://medium.com/tokenize-this/tokenized-sports-betting-syndicates-2ca319b9879a?source=collection_home---4------0----------------------- 

= Events = 
CLUBHOUSE THURDAY’S @ 5PM: https://www.joinclubhouse.com/event/xjlzNBno 

= STO Updates = 
ASPD December 2020 Performance and Ownership Program: https://gateway-web-markets.tzero.com/document/authenticated/dino/disclosures/ASPD_Performance_Update_12122020.pdf 

Security Token Market Report: January 2021: https://newsletter.stomarket.com/p/security-token-market-report-january 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #79 - How Blockchain Helps Prevent Another GameStop Trading Crisis

Security Token Show: #79 - How Blockchain Helps Prevent Another GameStop Trading Crisis

February 2, 2021

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 blockchain-based securities can prevent trading crises on the public markets!

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

Herwig's Company of the Week: Gamestop - https://www.gamestop.com/ 

= 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 

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

= Industry News =
Deutsche Bank Says $31 Million Blockchain Investment Could Save Capital Markets ‘Billions’ Of Dollars: https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaeldelcastillo/2021/02/01/deutsche-bank-says-31-million-blockchain-investment-could-save-capital-markets-billions-of-dollars/?sh=1f142dc35c7c 

Chamath: "First Obvious Use Case for a Blockchain" (36:34) in Regards to GameStop on All In Podcast Ep19: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWEPSKkkdKQ&feature=youtu.be 

New Swiss DLT Regulations to enter into force starting February 2021: https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=5fdf3a05-fab2-43be-9f54-89cd43af2bd2 

UK moves to regulate 'stable tokens' with EU cryptoasset reform looming: https://www.pinsentmasons.com/out-law/analysis/uk-moves-regulate-stable-tokens-eu-cryptoasset-reform-looming 

Ripple formally responds to SEC lawsuit: https://www.finextra.com/newsarticle/37387/ripple-formally-responds-to-sec-lawsuit 

Switzerland’s Crypto Broker AG Wins Securities House License From FINMA: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/switzerland-crypto-broker-ag-wins-050000755.html 

SBI Holdings and SMFG to launch digital securities exchange in 2022: https://cointelegraph.com/news/sbi-holdings-and-smfg-to-launch-digital-securities-exchange-in-2022 

INX’s acquisition of security token platform OpenFinance almost complete: https://cointelegraph.com/news/inx-s-acquisition-of-security-token-platform-openfinance-almost-complete 

tZERO CEO Saum Noursalehi Recaps 2020 & Previews the Year Ahead: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210128005384/en/tZERO-CEO-Saum-Noursalehi-Recaps-2020-Previews-the-Year-Ahead 

TZero joins forces with Prime Trust: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/85910/tzero-joins-forces-with-prime-trust

Akemona and Tritaurian Announce Partnership to Cooperate on Digital Securities Platform: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/akemona-and-tritaurian-announce-partnership-to-cooperate-on-digital-securities-platform-301215939.html

Vertalo & GUARDD Announce Partnership To Ensure Compliance With State and Federal Securities Laws: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/vertalo-guardd-announce-partnership-to-ensure-compliance-with-state-and-federal-securities-laws-2021-01-28 

Tokens.com and COIN Hodl Announce Proposed Reverse Takeover: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/01/26/2163926/0/en/Tokens-com-and-COIN-Hodl-Announce-Proposed-Reverse-Takeover.html 

Arca welcomes CFO/CCO and new head of product for Arca Labs: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/85971/arca-welcomes-cfocco-and-new-head-of-product-for-arca-labs

Singapore digital asset exchange SDAX backed by law firm gets regulator green light: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/singapore-digital-asset-exchange-sdax-law-firm-rht-gets-regulator-green-light/

Tokenize This: Week 3 ~ Tokenized Restaurants (Case Study: La Sandwicherie): https://medium.com/tokenize-this/week-3-tokenized-restaurants-case-study-la-sandwicherie-57c983977188

Dr. Amrit Kumar: Chief Scientist at Blockchain Developer Zilliqa Says Mainstream Finance Should Explore DLT based Tokenization: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/02/171683-dr-amrit-kumar-chief-scientist-at-blockchain-developer-zilliqa-says-mainstream-finance-should-explore-dlt-based-tokenization/ 

Say NO to US Equities and YES to Security Tokens: https://medium.com/security-token-group/say-no-to-us-equities-and-yes-to-security-tokens-fd273d11d959 

Blockchain Professional Jonah Schulman Explains Why DLT based Security Tokens will “Dwarf” Bitcoin: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171770-blockchain-professional-jonah-schulman-explains-why-dlt-based-security-tokens-will-dwarf-bitcoin/ 

Alternative markets smart investors should consider: https://ukinvestormagazine.co.uk/alternative-markets-smart-investors-should-consider/ 

Money Reimagined: Narratives Wall Street Can’t Control: https://www.coindesk.com/money-reimagined-narratives-wall-street-cant-control 
  
= Industry Events =
Security Token Landscape: A Webinar for Lawyers and Other Legal Professionals: https://info.polymath.network/security-token-landscape-webinar-for-legal-professionals?utm_campaign=Q1%202021%20%7C%20Newsletter&utm_medium=email&_hsmi=109024931&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8Xehq-AVwjE4V6bFFsZ392GOCbq3o04uV0bdrQJYNZg3QJ_6O0S1cGt_MNWXT5Zg9C-RR8aitnbw8kQ7fiHB1oODs_cQ&utm_content=109024931&utm_source=hs_email 

= STOs =
Sygnum Bank and Fine Wine Capital issue first tokenized asset under new Swiss DLT law: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/85960/sygnum-bank-and-fine-wine-capital-issue-first-tokenized-asset-under-new-swiss-dlt-law 

Realio Issues First Hybrid Equity Token to Power Its DeFi Ecosystem of Real-World Assets: https://aithority.com/technology/blockchain/realio-issues-first-hybrid-equity-token-to-power-its-defi-ecosystem-of-real-world-assets/ 

Cryptocurrency payment platform Gilded launches its own security token: https://www.cryptoninjas.net/2021/01/26/cryptocurrency-payment-platform-gilded-launches-its-own-security-token/ 

Security Token Market End of Year Report: 2020: https://newsletter.stomarket.com/p/security-token-market-end-of-year 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #78 - Regulated Marketplaces to Trade Security Tokens Worldwide

Security Token Show: #78 - Regulated Marketplaces to Trade Security Tokens Worldwide

January 26, 2021

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 security token exchanges and marketplaces!

Kyle's Company of the Week: Oasis Pro Markets: https://oasispromarkets.com/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: iSTOX: https://istox.com 

= 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 

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

Oasis Pro Markets LLC Receives U.S. Regulatory Approval for its Digital Security Alternative Trading System (ATS):  https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/oasis-pro-markets-llc-receives-us-regulatory-approval-for-its-digital-security-alternative-trading-system-ats-301211755.html 

Tokenized securities platform iSTOX attracts Japanese government backed investors: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/tokenized-securities-istox-japanese-government-investors/ 

DLT and issuance of dematerialised securities in Luxembourg: https://www.engage.hoganlovells.com/knowledgeservices/viewContent.action?key=Ec8teaJ9VaqgJXpiSpeTQMxgHJMKLFEppVpbbVX%2B3OXcP3PYxlq7sZUjdbSm5FIetvAtgf1eVU8%3D&nav=FRbANEucS95NMLRN47z%2BeeOgEFCt8EGQ0qFfoEM4UR4%3D&emailtofriendview=true&freeviewlink=true&utm_content=152310295&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin&hss_channel=lcp-4874605 

Wireline settles unregistered token sale charges with SEC: https://www.caymancompass.com/2021/01/19/wireline-settles-unregistered-token-sale-charges-with-sec/ 

Former CFTC Chair Gary Gensler Selected to be Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Lauded for Being Fintech Friendly: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171339-former-cftc-chair-gary-gensler-selected-to-be-chairman-of-the-securities-and-exchange-commission-lauded-for-being-fintech-friendly/

Presidential Action Taken by Biden Administration May Delay Investment Crowdfunding Improvements: https://www-crowdfundinsider-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171487-presidential-action-taken-by-biden-administration-may-delay-investment-crowdfunding-improvements/amp/ 

Change is Afoot – A New OCC Lead, Fair Market Ruling, and Legislative Bills: https://www.securities.io/change-is-afoot-a-new-occ-lead-fair-market-ruling-and-legislative-bills/ 

French Central Bank Trials Digital Currency for Interbank Settlement: https://www-coindesk-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.coindesk.com/french-central-bank-trials-digital-currency-for-interbank-settlement?amp=1 

Multi-province private securities marketplace opens for business: https://www.wealthprofessional.ca/investments/alternative-investments/multi-province-private-securities-marketplace-opens-for-business/337050 

PixelPlex Presents Its End-to-End STO Platform with a Built-in Exchange for Trading Securities Globally: https://www.openpr.com/news/2228117/pixelplex-presents-its-end-to-end-sto-platform-with-a-built 

Black Manta Capital Partners joins the Tokenise Stock Exchange as Corporate Adviser: https://tokenise.medium.com/black-manta-capital-partners-joins-the-tokenise-stock-exchange-as-corporate-adviser-2b731f5d884a 

BISX Pauses Digital Securities Ambitions: http://www.tribune242.com/news/2021/jan/21/bisx-pauses-digital-securities-ambitions/ 

STOBOX Meets Asia Blockchain Community “Securitize the Future”: https://thetokenizer.io/2021/01/25/stobox-meets-asia-blockchain-community-securitize-the-future/ 

2021: The Year of the Smart Contract – Can the Law Keep Up?: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171381-2021-the-year-of-the-smart-contract-can-the-law-keep-up/ 

Tokenize This: Week 2 ~ Shopify Stores: https://medium.com/tokenize-this/week-2-shopify-stores-acdb7f462c43 

Real estate is ready for tokenization: https://thetokenizer.io/2021/01/25/real-estate-is-ready-for-tokenization/ 

5 Digital, Crypto and Blockchain predictions for 2021: https://www.finextra.com/blogposting/19800/5-digital-crypto-and-blockchain-predictions-for-2021 

Security Token Industry in 2021: https://www.forbes.com/sites/nisaamoils/2021/01/25/security-token-industry-in-2021/?sh=45f07b5361cb 

Top Crypto and Blockchain Predictions for 2021 and Beyond – Part 2: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171519-top-crypto-and-blockchain-predictions-for-2021-and-beyond-part-2/ 

Multi-province private securities marketplace opens for business: https://www.wealthprofessional.ca/investments/alternative-investments/multi-province-private-securities-marketplace-opens-for-business/337050 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #77 - How Your Daily Life Will Change With a Stablecoin

Security Token Show: #77 - How Your Daily Life Will Change With a Stablecoin

January 19, 2021

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 stablecoins and retail usage! 

Kyle's Company of the Week: Vonovia - https://www.vonovia.de/en 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Solidblock - https://www.solidblock.co/ 

= 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 

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

Europe’s Top Real Estate Company Taps Stellar Blockchain To Issue €20 Million Bond: https://btcmanager.com/europes-top-real-estate-company-taps-stellar-blockchain-to-issue-e20-million-bond/ 

German real estate firm Vonovia issues a fully digital bond via Stellar: https://invezz.com/news/2021/01/15/german-real-estate-firm-vonovia-issues-a-fully-digital-bond-via-stellar/ 

SolidBlock Lets Real Estate Investors Support Universal Basic Income for All: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/solidblock-lets-real-estate-investors-130000206.html 

OCC Conditionally Approves Conversion of Anchorage Digital Bank: https://www.occ.treas.gov/news-issuances/news-releases/2021/nr-occ-2021-6.html 

China’s blockchain project BSN to pilot global CBDC system in 2021: https://cointelegraph.com/news/china-s-blockchain-project-bsn-to-pilot-global-cbdc-system-in-2021/amp#click=https://t.co/rZeb0iCKrJ 

Gibraltar extends regulatory guidelines for digital asset exchanges: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/85755/gibraltar-extends-regulatory-guidelines-for-digital-asset-exchanges 

Dubai's financial regulator says it will develop a regulatory framework for the crypto sector: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/post/91648/dubai-regulator-crypto-regulatory-framework-plans 

How Ripple plans to defend SEC charges over XRP token: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/how-ripple-plans-to-defend-sec-charges-over-xrp-token-215905856.html 

JPMorgan Provides $100M Financing Facility for Blockchain Mortgage Platform Figure: https://www.coindesk.com/jpmorgan-provides-100m-financing-facility-for-blockchain-mortgage-platform-figure 

Prometheum Closes US $15M+ in Oversubscribed Funding Round: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/prometheum-closes-us-15m-in-oversubscribed-funding-round-301207529.html 

INX Finalizes Openfinance Securities Acquisition Terms: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/inx-finalizes-openfinance-securities-acquisition-terms-301209833.html 

CryptoSX Digital Asset Exchange Announced Today that its Trading Platform will Support Ravencoin Assets to Further Strengthen its Position as the Leading Security Token Platform in Asia: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/cryptosx-digital-asset-exchange-announced-000000203.html 

MakerDAO and CurioInvest collaborate to expand investment opportunities into real-world assets: https://link.medium.com/PtNG0rtmbdb 

Why Security Tokens will have a greater impact in 2021: https://bravenewcoin.com/insights/why-security-tokens-will-have-a-greater-impact-in-2021 

India: Crowdfunding, Tokenisation And Reits: https://www.mondaq.com/india/fin-tech/1025628/crowdfunding-tokenisation-and-reits 

Tokenize This: Week 1 ~ Airbnb Properties: https://medium.com/tokenize-this/week-1-airbnb-properties-cfabed45c745 

Tokenized Real Estate in 2020: What's The Update?: https://hackernoon.com/tokenized-real-estate-in-2020-whats-the-update-cy1m3431 

The age of digital securities: An introduction and how it will benefit you: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/7516104328680/WN_9uP0A9N6Tpirm4QWousoMw 

Curzio Research Declares Quarterly Dividend: Curzio Equity Owners Token: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/curzio-research-declares-quarterly-dividend-curzio-equity-owners-token-301207290.html 

Publisher of ‘Infinite Fleet’ Game Kicks Off Token Offering With $1M Tether Investment: https://www.coindesk.com/exordium-stokr-sto-tether 

‘Exodus’ Mulls Over DSO Capital Raise – Will It Become a Hub for Digital Securities?: https://www.securities.io/exodus-mulls-over-dso-capital-raise-will-it-become-a-hub-for-digital-securities/ 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #76 - Difference Between Securitization & Tokenization

Security Token Show: #76 - Difference Between Securitization & Tokenization

January 12, 2021

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 difference between securitization and tokenization!

Kyle's Company of the Week: Propine - https://propine.com 

Herwig's Company of the Week: HQLAx - https://www.hqla-x.com/ 

= 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 

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

= Industry News = 
Propine Makes History and Graduates from MAS Regulatory FinTech Sandbox as Singapore’s 1st independent Digital Asset Custody Provider: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/propine_propine-graduates-from-mas-regulatory-sandbox-activity-6754595729416839168-Gl_e/ 

Big banks invest in HQLAx: https://www.finextra.com/newsarticle/37244/big-banks-invest-in-hqlax 

DBS to launch full-service digital exchange – providing tokenisation, trading and custody ecosystem for digital assets: https://thetokenizer.io/2021/01/08/dbs-to-launch-full-service-digital-exchange-providing-tokenisation-trading-and-custody-ecosystem-for-digital-assets/ 

Judge reverses own ‘mistaken’ dismissal of Overstock lawsuit: https://cointelegraph.com/news/judge-reverses-own-mistaken-dismissal-of-overstock-lawsuit 

Cointelegraph predictions for the first 5 CBDCs of 2021-2022: https://cointelegraph.com/news/cointelegraph-predictions-for-the-first-5-cbdcs-of-2021-2022 

Turkey to Pilot Digital Currency in 2021, Says Central Bank Governor: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/turkey-pilot-digital-currency-2021-013843212.html 

Shareable Asset goes to the mainstream by having a former CEO of UBS Asset Management Singapore, Michael Chin as an advisor: https://finance-yahoo.com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/finance.yahoo.com/amphtml/news/shareable-asset-goes-mainstream-having-000000226.html 

Standard Capital Partners with SolidBlock to Develop The Real Estate Security Token Market: https://thetokenizer.io/2021/01/04/standard-capital-partners-with-solidblock-to-develop-the-real-estate-security-token-market/ 

Dubbing Miami “The Tokenized City” — Starting with AmericanAirlines Arena: https://medium.com/security-token-group/dubbing-miami-the-tokenized-city-starting-with-americanairlines-arena-700a9651ba5e 

Security Token Show Companies of the Week — December 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-show-companies-of-the-week-december-2020-39906532d9e 

PODCAST – Meet Berlin-based Fintech Bitbond, the Company Behind Germany’s First Regulated Security Token Offering: https://www.startuprad.io/blog/podcast-meet-berlin-based-fintech-bitbond-the-company-behind-germanys-first-regulated-security-token-offering/?utm_source=twitter 

Digital Securities Sector Continues Development, As Spotlight Shines on Cryptocurrencies: https://www.securities.io/digital-securities-sector-continues-development-as-spotlight-shines-on-cryptocurrencies/ 

https://ksusentinel.com/2021/01/11/tokenization-market-is-expected-to-rise-to-an-estimated-value-of-usd-4495-79-million-by-2026/ 

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/atlas-one-granted-digital-securities-license-889260598.html 

https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/534205266/ag-delta-and-skyhook-announce-partnership-combining-conventional-and-digital-securities-within-a-single-platform 

https://www.thenewswire.com/press-releases/1k3wF1QwJ-tokenscom-announces-launch-and-completion-of-seed-financing-round.html 

https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/01/12/2157101/0/en/Overstock-Announces-Canadian-Broker-Dealer-Echelon-Can-Now-Trade-Digital-Preferred-Shares-OSTKO.html 

https://dailyhodl.com/2021/01/12/uk-treasury-says-xrp-is-exchange-token-and-not-a-security/ 

= STO/Market Updates =
https://www.infinitefleet.com/devblog/infinite-fleet-sto-to-go-live-on-stokr 

https://aithority.com/security/solidblock-launches-first-real-estate-sto-in-thailand/ 

https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/170920-blockchain-or-dlt-based-security-tokens-market-cap-stood-at-374-million-in-december-2020-with-over-2-6-million-in-trading-volume-report/ 

https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/170920-blockchain-or-dlt-based-security-tokens-market-cap-stood-at-374-million-in-december-2020-with-over-2-6-million-in-trading-volume-report/ 

https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-real-estate-report-december-2020-52eb41230359 

https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/171142-tokenized-real-estate-market-cap-stood-at-25-75-million-with-179000-in-trading-volume-for-dec-2020-report/ 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #75 - Predictions for 2021

Security Token Show: #75 - Predictions for 2021

January 5, 2021

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 reviewing our 2020 predictions and our new 2021 predictions for the year!

Company of the Year: tZERO - http://www.tzero.com 

= 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 

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

BREAKING: The OCC will allow US banks to use public blockchains and stablecoins as a settlement infrastructure in the US financial system: https://occ.gov/news-issuances/news-releases/2021/nr-occ-2021-2.html 

Serbia legalizes digital currencies: https://coingeek.com/serbia-legalizes-digital-currencies/ 
 
Cryptocurrency tokens are securities not assets, rules Israel Securities Authority: https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3885473,00.html 

XRP holders ask court to stop the SEC from calling their holdings securities: https://cointelegraph.com/news/xrp-holders-ask-court-to-stop-the-sec-from-calling-their-holdings-securities 

Breaking: Coinbase Sued For Selling XRP Alleged to be Security Tokens: https://coingape.com/breaking-coinbase-sued-over-illegal-xrp-sales/ 

LCX Receives Licenses From the Financial Market Authority of Liechtenstein: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/lcx-receives-licenses-from-the-financial-market-authority-of-liechtenstein-301199446.html 

Archax Appoints Richard Shade as Head of Operations in Preparation for Launch: https://archax.com/news/Archax_strengthens_operational_team_in_preparation_for_launch 

SOFTBANK JOINS JAPAN SECURITY TOKEN ASSOCIATION: https://www.thecoinrepublic.com/2021/01/04/softbank-joins-japan-security-token-association/ 

Securrency sees potential for digital assets in Kenya: https://www.the-star.co.ke/business/kenya/2021-01-04-securrency-sees-potential-for-digital-assets-in-kenya/ 

The US has already lost the 2020 crypto regulation race to Europe: https://cointelegraph.com/news/the-us-has-already-lost-the-2020-crypto-regulation-race-to-europe 

The Time of COVID: The Biggest Fintech Stories of 2020: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/12/170796-the-time-of-covid-the-biggest-fintech-stories-of-2020/ 

SolidBlock to List $150 Million in Real Estate Security Tokens on INX: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201230005175/en/SolidBlock-to-List-150-Million-in-Real-Estate-Security-Tokens-on-INX 

18481 Westphalia St, Detroit, MI 48205: https://realt.co/product/18481-westphalia-st-detroit-mi-48205/ 

Singapore’s iSTOX, a Blockchain enabled Digitized Securities Platform, Lists New Unicorn Fund: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2021/01/170886-singapores-istox-a-blockchain-enabled-digitized-securities-platform-lists-new-unicorn-fund/ 

Security Token Market Report: December 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-report-december-2020-5a148dc27e2b 

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #74 - 2020 Year in Review

Security Token Show: #74 - 2020 Year in Review

December 30, 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 2020 year in review!

Kyle's Company of the Week: Ava Labs - avalabs.org

Herwig's Company of the Week: CurrencyWorks - https://currencyworks.io/

= 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

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

= News =
A litigation financing investment token has launched on Avalanche's blockchain: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/post/87491/litigation-financing-investment-token-avalanche

CurrencyWorks, Odyssey Trust and the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) Announce a Security Token Reporting System: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/12/16/2146268/0/en/CurrencyWorks-Odyssey-Trust-and-the-Canadian-Securities-Exchange-CSE-Announce-a-Security-Token-Reporting-System.html

BSI publishes standard for security token issuers: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/bsi-standard-for-security-token-issuers-blockchain/

Germany Legalizes Electronic Securities on the Blockchain: https://www.coindesk.com/germany-legalizes-electronic-securities-on-the-blockchain

Hong Kong Licenses First Virtual Asset Trading Platform: https://beincrypto.com/hong-kong-licenses-first-virtual-asset-trading-platform/

Coinbase Files with SEC for IPO: https://www.securities.io/coinbase-files-with-sec-for-ipo/

Ripple XRP is ‘unregistered security’ and here’s our suit: SEC: https://coingeek.com/ripple-xrp-is-unregistered-security-and-heres-our-suit-sec/

ShipChain is the Latest SEC ICO Casualty: https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=b11c0960-20eb-4db7-94fb-3f5167e3fc34
 
SEC Lawsuit: Tierion to Refund Investors From Its $25 Million Token Sale: https://news.bitcoin.com/sec-lawsuit-tierion-refund-investors-25-million/

SEC offers security token broker-dealers a five-year enforcement holiday: https://modernconsensus.com/cryptocurrencies/ripple/sec-offers-security-token-broker-dealers-a-five-year-enforcement-holiday/

Sygnum the world’s first bank to tokenize its shares, lays foundation for future public offering: https://www.insights.sygnum.com/post/sygnum-the-world-s-first-bank-to-tokenize-its-shares-lays-foundation-for-future-public-offering

December 2020 Update From BSTX: https://www.valdostadailytimes.com/news/business/december-2020-update-from-bstx/article_37469505-dadb-59e7-816f-9b404dfa5b2a.html

SBI Integrates Securitize in its Institutional Crypto Wallet: https://chainbulletin.com/sbi-integrates-with-securitize/

Curioinvest Launches Capital Dex, the Decentralized Exchange Primarily for Security Tokens: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/curioinvest-launches-capital-dex-decentralized-163000181.html

Akemona Announces Public Beta Test of their Digital Securities Funding Portal: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/akemona-announces-public-beta-test-of-their-digital-securities-funding-portal-301195273.html

Singapore’s Regulated Digital Asset Custodian Propine Develops Asset Tokenization, Compliance Solutions on Zilliqa: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/12/170374-singapores-regulated-digital-asset-custodian-propine-develops-asset-tokenization-compliance-solutions-on-zilliqa/

Coinstreet Partners and ECXX announce strategic partnership in asset tokenization, digitized securities and STO areas: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/constreet-partners-and-ecxx-announce-strategic-partnership-in-asset-tokenization-digitized-securities-and-sto-areas-301193872.html

[Book] Digital Finance: Security Tokens and Unlocking the Real Potential of Blockchain: https://www.amazon.com/Digital-Finance-Unlocking-Potential-Blockchain/dp/1119756308

Blockchain in Real Estate: What’s Next in Tech Innovation?: https://www.cpexecutive.com/post/blockchain-in-real-estate-whats-next-in-tech-innovation/

Regulators are breaking the crypto industry. Here is how to adapt: https://cointelegraph.com/press-releases/regulators-are-breaking-the-crypto-industry-here-is-how-to-adapt

Dealbox: Evidence in 2020 Continues to Support Thesis that Multi-Trillion Digital Asset Market is Gaining Momentum: https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/12/14/2144866/0/en/Dealbox-Evidence-in-2020-Continues-to-Support-Thesis-that-Multi-Trillion-Digital-Asset-Market-is-Gaining-Momentum.html

= Events =
Curzio Summit highlights: https://secure.curzioresearch.com/2020-security-token-summit/event.php
 
= STO/Market Updates =
INX to Become First Platform to List In-cask Liquor and Gaming Tokens and Brings German Real Estate to The U.S.: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/inx-become-first-platform-list-140000246.html

Ahead of Expected Launch in March 2021, INX Provides a Sneak Peek of Their Proprietary Digital Asset Trading Platform: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ahead-expected-launch-march-2021-210000064.html

ARTIDS Security Tokens Successfuly Raise on STOKR: https://twitter.com/stokr_io/status/1341464359374077955?s=21

Liberty Selects Stonegate Securitize to Provide Fund Administration and Tokenization Services for the World’s First Net Lease Security Token Fund: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201216005632/en/Liberty-Selects-Stonegate-Securitize-to-Provide-Fund-Administration-and-Tokenization-Services-for-the-World%E2%80%99s-First-Net-Lease-Security-Token-Fund

[STO] 9717 Everts St, Detroit, MI 48224: https://realt.co/product/9717-everts-st-detroit-mi-48224/

Tokenized Real Estate Market Cap Stood at $25 Million+ with $188,000+ in Trading Volume for Nov 2020: Report: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/12/170288-tokenized-real-estate-market-cap-stood-at-25-million-with-188000-in-trading-volume-for-nov-2020-report/

Check out our medium blog for more news!

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

Security Token Show: #73 - Dual Marketplace Listings for Security Tokens

Security Token Show: #73 - Dual Marketplace Listings for Security Tokens

December 15, 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 listing security tokens on multiple exchanges! What benefits does dual listing provide?

Kyle's Company of the Week: Neufund - https://neufund.org/ 

Herwig's Company of the Week: Exordium - https://www.exordium.co/ 

= 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 

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

= News =
Berlin-based Neufund, a blockchain-enabled fundraising platform, secures €4 million and seeks a financial license: https://www.eu-startups.com/2020/12/berlin-based-neufund-a-blockchain-enabled-fundraising-platform-secures-e4-million-and-seeks-a-financial-license/ 

Bitcoin, Litecoin And Monero Luminaries Invest In Historic Crypto-Securities Offering: https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaeldelcastillo/2020/12/08/bitcoin-litecoin-and-monero-luminaries-invest-in-historic-crypto-securities-offering/?sh=6f070f844cb5 

Congresspeople ask SEC to verify who can custody security tokens: https://cointelegraph.com/news/congresspeople-ask-sec-to-verify-who-can-custody-security-tokens 

US lawmakers want SEC to clarify broker-dealer rules for digital currencies: https://coingeek.com/us-lawmakers-want-sec-to-clarify-broker-dealer-rules-for-digital-currencies/ 

Conflicintg rules on France's journey to digital assets custody: https://www.funds-europe.com/news/conflicintg-rules-on-frances-journey-to-digital-assets-custody 

MAS greenlights DBS Digital Exchange. SGX invests: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/mas-dbs-digital-exchange-sgx-invests/ 

Standard Chartered, UnionBank test tokenized blockchain bonds: https://www.ledgerinsights.com/standard-chartered-unionbank-test-tokenized-blockchain-bonds/ 

Bitbond and Bankhaus von der Heydt Issue Euro Stablecoin (EURB) on the Stellar Network: https://www.stellar.org/press-releases/bitbond-and-bankhaus-von-der-heydt-issue-euro-stablecoin-eurb-on-the-stellar-network?locale=en 

SIX and SBI Digital Asset Holdings plan Singapore JV: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/85370/six-and-sbi-digital-asset-holdings-plan-singapore-jv 

tZERO Announces D.A. Davidson Is Live & Trading on the tZERO ATS: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/tzero-announces-d-davidson-live-133000402.html 

Securitize Becomes First Security Token Platform to Integrate with Avalanche: https://medium.com/avalabs/securitize-becomes-first-security-token-platform-to-integrate-with-avalanche-2faa298bb195 

NTT DATA and Securitize Japan Partner to Offer Optimized Security Token Solutions for Local Market Participants: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ntt-data-and-securitize-japan-partner-to-offer-optimized-security-token-solutions-for-local-market-participants-301190883.html 

Ethereum 2.0 is an unexploded regulatory bomb: https://coingeek.com/ethereum-2-0-is-an-unexploded-regulatory-bomb/ 

= STO Updates =
Blockchain Capital - 2020 Year in Review: https://medium.com/blockchain-capital-blog/2020-year-in-review-9979ecdedb60 

Utopia Genesis Application Integrates with Stokr to Launch the World's Largest Marketplace for Tokenized Music Rights: https://mondovisione.com/media-and-resources/news/utopia-genesis-application-integrates-with-stokr-to-launch-the-worlds-largest-m/ 

[STO] 19317 Gable St, Detroit, MI 48234: https://realt.co/product/19317-gable-st-detroit-mi-48234/ 

[STO] 15777 Ardmore St, Detroit, MI 48227: https://realt.co/product/15777-ardmore-st-detroit-mi-48227/ 

Bittrex lists tokenised stocks for Amazon, Tesla, Google and more: https://coinjournal.net/news/bittrex-lists-tokenised-stocks-for-amazon-tesla-google-and-more/ 

Market Updates
Security Tokens Market Cap Drops Over 10% Month-over-Month to $449.1M, with tZERO’s TZROP Down 36%: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2020/12/170025-security-tokens-market-cap-drops-over-10-month-over-month-to-449-1m-with-tzeros-tzrop-down-36/ 

Security Token Market Real Estate Report: November 2020: https://medium.com/security-token-group/security-token-market-real-estate-report-november-2020-f124311de387 

= Events =
[Event] RECAP: How are you seeing institutional investor participation in digital securities?: https://www.theasset.com/asset-management/42370/how-are-you-seeing-institutional-investor-participation-in-digital-securities 

Curzio Research 2020 Security Token Summit: https://secure.curzioresearch.com/2020-security-token-summit/event.php 

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