The tokenization of securities and other financial instruments allow them to be traded 24/7, with improved efficiency and transparency, and without the need for many intermediaries. In contrast to traditional stocks and shares, investors of security tokens can have real ownership of the asset they invested in by storing the security tokens in their own wallets. The use of blockchain technology for tokenizing financial markets removes borders, middlemen, and market closing times.
The internet-native financial system built on the basis of a decentralized digital asset such as bitcoin allows for a reformation of capital markets, with reduced friction and increased accessibility for all investors.
Bitfinex Securities Ltd. is an investment exchange regulated by the Astana Financial Services Authority located in the AIFC. It aims to increase accessibility to a large set of financial products for eligible members who wish to diversify their portfolio. EXO is the first security token to be listed on Bitfinex Securities Ltd. and will be available to investors from select countries.
STOKR is a Luxembourg-based startup pioneering in the digital securities space, providing turn-key solutions to small and medium-sized ventures to access capital markets according to EU capital market laws. From technology support to payment gateways, and investment structuring to wallet registration, STOKR enables the opportunities for both the issuers and investors to have the most secure, advanced, and user-friendly investment experience.
Founded by Bitcoin early adopter Simon Dixon and backed by the likes of Sir Richard Branson, BnkToTheFuture is a global online investment platform that allows qualifying investors to invest in financial innovation including FinTech (Financial Technology) companies, funds and other new alternative financial products.
The Liquid Network is a sidechain-based settlement network for traders and exchanges, enabling faster, more confidential Bitcoin transactions and the issuance of digital assets. Liquid Securities provides a user-friendly platform for businesses to issue and manage highly-configurable security tokens on the Liquid Network..