Startup Secures $3.9 Million in Tokenized Shares on Platform Operated by London Stock Exchange

Blockchain startup 20|30 has secured £3 million ($3.93 million) in a sale of tokenized equity on a platform managed by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG).

Harvard Endowment Invests $12.65 Million in Blockstack

Harvard’s endowment fund has reportedly invested up to $12.65 million in Blockstack.

Mauritius Financial Services Commission Publishes Guidance on Security Token Offerings

The Mauritius Financial Services Commission (FSC) has elucidated the rules applying to companies holding security token offerings (STOs).

Gibraltar Stock Exchange Now Lets Financial Firms to List Blockchain-Based Securities

The Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) is now enabling companies to list blockchain-based securities on its GSX Global Market platform.

Security Token Startup Securitize Introduces One-Stop Shop for Token Services

Securitize, a security token startup backed by Coinbase, has introduced a referral network of sorts to assist companies in managing and issuing digital securities.

U.S. Legislators Resubmit Bill Proposing Exemption of Cryptocurrencies from Securities Laws

On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Warren Davidson resubmitted the Token Taxonomy Act which, if enacted into law, would “send a powerful message” that “the U.S. is the best destination for blockchain technology.” 

Coinbase Pro Adds EOS, MakerDAO’s MKR, Augur’s REP to Its Trading Platform

Coinbase is listing EOS, MakerDAO’s MKR, and Augur’s REP to its professional trading platform.

TrustToken Unveils Its Second Stablecoin Pegged to British Pound

A16z-backed cryptocurrency startup TrustToken has unveiled its second stablecoin—pegged 1:1 to the British pound.

Initial Exchange Offering Accepts Payments via Crypto-Backed Loans

Coinloan, the first P2P crypto-to-fiat lending platform, has collaborated with cryptocurrency payments platform Paytomat to propose a token distribution model that would allow investors to participate in blockchain projects without selling their digital assets, ensuring that investors’ crypto holdings remain intact in the event of potential price fluctuation.

Ledger, Legacy Trust Collaborate to Provide Institutional Custody of ERC-20 Tokens

Ledger and Legacy Trust have entered a partnership to offer “institutional-grade” cryptocurrency custody.

AlphaPoint Upgrades Tech Solution for Security Token to Attract Institutional Clients

Blockchain services company AlphaPoint has improved its tech system for security token offerings (STOs) in an effort to appeal to institutional clients.

Multi-Asset Investment Platform eToro Acquires Smart Contract Startup Firmo

Tel Aviv-based multi-asset investment platform eToro has acquired Copenhagen-based smart contract startup Firmo.

eToro to Accelerate Growth of Tokenized Assets Offerings Through Latest Acquisition

Multinational social trading and multi-asset brokerage firm eToro has acquired Danish smart contract development startup Firmo, in a bid to catalyze the growth of tokenized assets offerings.

California-Based Hedge Fund Numerai Completes $11 Million Funding Round

San Francisco-based AI-run, crowd-sourced hedge fund Numerai (NMR) has recently concluded its initial coin offering (ICO), raising over $11 million for the launch of its project Erasure.

Blockchain Media Startup Civil Launches Native Crypto

ConsenSys-backed blockchain media startup Civil has finally launched its native cryptocurrency CVL token.