Security Token Market Shows Signs of Resurgence

Some in the industry now go so far as to predict a sixfold increase in the total dollars raised using such funding methods over the next four years.

Markets  ·  22 June 2021

Securitize Raises $48M in Funding Round Led by Morgan Stanley, Blockchain Capital

Securitize appointed Pedro Teixeira, the co-head of Morgan Stanley Tactical Value, to its board of directors.

News  ·  21 June 2021

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank to Issue Japan’s First Security Tokens

The bank worked with Securitize to test security token issuances.

News  ·  30 March 2021

Japan’s SBI, Securitize Bringing Security Tokens to Crypto Wallet for Institutions

The integration with Securitize will enable users of the "sbiwallet" to sell, issue and manage tokenized securities directly within the app.

News  ·  18 December 2020

Securitize Goes License Shopping With Acquisition of SEC-Registered Broker-Dealer

Security token firm Securitize announced Thursday its planned acquisition of Distributed Technology Markets (DTM).

Business  ·  15 October 2020

Securitize Is Taking Ethereum-Based Securities Into the DeFi Realm

Securitize is teaming with a protocol called Tinlake from Centrifuge, which uses a clever system of NFTs to put real-world assets into DeFi.

Business  ·  12 October 2020

SPiCE Takes Tokenized Blockchain VC Fund to Asia in Quest for Greater Liquidity

Tal Elyashiv thinks Malaysia's Fusang Exchange will bring SPiCE VC the liquidity surge he seeks.

News  ·  1 September 2020
Self-Regulatory Organizations

Securitize’s Japan Subsidiary Becomes First International Firm to Join Self-Regulatory Group

Securitize Japan joined the Japan Security Token Offering Association, becoming the first international firm to do so.

News  ·  22 June 2020
Digital Securities

Securitize Debuts On-Chain Royalty Payouts for Security Token

Securitize, a registered transfer agent, has facilitated the payout of royalties from blockchain-based securities for the first time.

News  ·  8 June 2020
Security Tokens

Securitize Builds Digital ID Service in Hopes of Creating Industry Standard

Securitize is rolling out a digital ID service so issuers, investors and other players in the security token market don't have to keep sending the same documents to every company they deal with.

News  ·  7 May 2020
Security Tokens

Securitize Users Can Now Directly Trade Security Tokens With Just a Web Link

The peer-to-peer trading service allows investors to directly trade security tokens directly and simply.

News  ·  23 April 2020

Securitize Launches Tokenized Platform to Revitalize Japan’s Rural Property Market

The platform has been set up to help reinvigorate smaller towns and villages in rural Japan.

Business  ·  10 March 2020
Funding Rounds

Sony VC Fund Joins ‘Over $14M’ Funding Round for Digital Asset Platform Securitize

A venture capital fund under the management of Sony Financial Ventures (SFV) and Global Brain has invested an undisclosed amount in security token issuance platform Securitize.

Business  ·  5 February 2020

Securitize Opens IRAs to Digital Securities Investors With Partnership

Digital asset issuer Securitize has facilitated what it says is the first direct IRA investment in security token offerings.

News  ·  14 January 2020
Security Tokens

Leading Japanese Firms Partner on Security Token Research

MUFG launched a 22-member research consortium of security issuers, broker dealers and tech companies to set standards for security token management.

Business  ·  6 November 2019