Tokenization News

Alibaba Pictures Partners Breaker to Tokenize Film Distribution Rights
Alibaba Pictures Partners Breaker to Tokenize Film Distribution Rights
22 November 2019, 22:45
Alibaba Pictures is turning to blockchain technology and tokenized securities to raise funds for and efficiently distribute films that it produces.
Tezos’s Kathleen Breitman Singles Out STOs as ‘Exciting’ Blockchain Use Case
Tezos’s Kathleen Breitman Singles Out STOs as ‘Exciting’ Blockchain Use Case
21 November 2019, 15:15
Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman has hailed STOs as an exciting use case for blockchain technology.
BnkToTheFuture Bets Big on Security Tokens With Investment in BMI Capital
BnkToTheFuture Bets Big on Security Tokens With Investment in BMI Capital
13 November 2019, 22:29
BnkToTheFuture and CoinStreet Capital have strategically invested in major U.S-based broker-dealer BMI Capital to bring security tokens to institutional investors.
UPRETS To Tokenize the Prestigious Oosten Property in Brooklyn
UPRETS To Tokenize the Prestigious Oosten Property in Brooklyn
12 November 2019, 18:54
Tokenization startup, UPRETS, announced Tuesday that it would be tokenizing the prestigious Oosten property in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Microsoft, IBM, and Others Unveils New Token Taxonomy Framework
Microsoft, IBM, and Others Unveils New Token Taxonomy Framework
04 November 2019, 17:45
The Token Taxonomy Initiative (TTI) released the new Token Taxonomy Framework (TTF) to reduce the time that companies and organizations spend on trying to determine how best to tokenize products and services.
Crypto and Tokenized Stocks Platform, DX.Exchange Halts Operation
Crypto and Tokenized Stocks Platform, DX.Exchange Halts Operation
04 November 2019, 13:23
Estonia-based crypto and tokenized stocks trading platform, DX.Exchange has announced that it will temporarily halt operations to rectify its financial struggles.
tZERO Partners Alliance Investments to Tokenize $25M UK Real Estate
tZERO Partners Alliance Investments to Tokenize $25M UK Real Estate
30 October 2019, 16:15
tZERO has partnered with Alliance Investments, a real estate investment company based in the United Kingdom, to tokenize portions of real estate.
Smartlands Partners FINRA-Licensed IIP Securities to Access US Market
Smartlands Partners FINRA-Licensed IIP Securities to Access US Market
15 October 2019, 18:47
Smartlands, a U.K based tokenization startup announced this month that it has teamed up with IIP Securities to access the U.S market.
Spencer Dinwiddie to Proceed With STO With Or Without the NBA’s Blessing
Spencer Dinwiddie to Proceed With STO With Or Without the NBA’s Blessing
14 October 2019, 21:58
NBA star Spencer Dinwiddle has said he would conduct his planned STO either with or without the Association’s consent.
Australian Government-Owned Refinery Backs Digital Gold Tokens ‘PMGT’
Australian Government-Owned Refinery Backs Digital Gold Tokens ‘PMGT’
11 October 2019, 19:25
The Perth Mint has partnered with precious metal tokenization startup, Infinigold to launch Perth Mint Gold Tokens (PGMT) on the Ethereum blockchain.
Sacramento Kings Crypto Token for Fan Rewards Coming This Month
Sacramento Kings Crypto Token for Fan Rewards Coming This Month
07 October 2019, 18:35
Sacramento Kings plan to launch a new crypto token that fans can redeem for access to unique events, signed merchandise, or courtside tickets.
NBA Wouldn’t Let Nets Player Spencer Dinwiddie Tokenize His $34.4M Contract
NBA Wouldn’t Let Nets Player Spencer Dinwiddie Tokenize His $34.4M Contract
28 September 2019, 20:10

An announced move by Brooklyn Nets player Spencer Dinwiddie to tokenize his $34.4 million contract with the club and allow investors to buy into it, will not be approved according to the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Token Issuance Firm, Securitize Raises $14 Million in Extended Series A
Token Issuance Firm, Securitize Raises $14 Million in Extended Series A
24 September 2019, 18:28
Securitize raised $14 million in an extended Series A round involving investment arms of leading companies in the traditional finance and blockchain industry.
Spencer Dinwiddie to Tokenize His Contract With NBA’s Brooklyn Nets
Spencer Dinwiddie to Tokenize His Contract With NBA’s Brooklyn Nets
13 September 2019, 06:33
NBA star, Spencer Dinwiddie reportedly has plans to raise investor funds by selling digital tokens backed by his contract with the Brooklyn Nets
Atlético de Madrid to Launch Fan Crypto Tokens Via Socios
Atlético de Madrid to Launch Fan Crypto Tokens Via Socios
06 September 2019, 11:04
Atlético de Madrid has partnered with Socios.com to launch crypto tokens for its millions of fans worldwide.
TZERO Token Trading to Go Live in 3 Days
TZERO Token Trading to Go Live in 3 Days
09 August 2019, 15:06
Trading of Tzero token will begin on August 12th, 2019, according to an announcement by the Overstock subsidiary.
Securitize Issues Tokens For Curzio Research Newsletter Business
Securitize Issues Tokens For Curzio Research Newsletter Business
30 July 2019, 18:26
Securitize released tokens representing equity ownership in the popular newsletter business, Curzio Research.
U.S SEC Clears Quarters Token Distribution as ‘Non-Security’
U.S SEC Clears Quarters Token Distribution as ‘Non-Security’
26 July 2019, 07:22
The United States Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) on July 25 cleared Pocketful of Quarters (PoQ) to issue blockchain-based tokens without registration.
Luxembourg Completes First Blockchain-Tokenized Real Estate
Luxembourg Completes First Blockchain-Tokenized Real Estate
25 July 2019, 15:08
The first blockchain-based tokenization of a real estate property in Luxembourg was completed on July 23.
Bank of Russia to Consider Gold-Backed Crypto
Bank of Russia to Consider Gold-Backed Crypto
23 May 2019, 15:37
The Bank of Russia will likely review the possibility of issuing a cryptocurrency that has its value linked to the prices of gold according to Elvira Nabiullina, head of the Central Bank.
Will Bitfinex’s UNUS SED LEO Catch Binance BNB?
Will Bitfinex’s UNUS SED LEO Catch Binance BNB?
20 May 2019, 17:50
With the distribution of the token now complete and trading beginning today, we look at the odds of Bitfinex’s utility token catching up with Binance Coin, the native cryptocurrency of another leading exchange, Binance.
Blockstream Launches Bitcoin-based Token Issuance Platform
Blockstream Launches Bitcoin-based Token Issuance Platform
15 May 2019, 20:12
Bitcoin startup, Blockstream has announced at the ongoing Blockchain Week in New York, the release of its token issuance platform based on the Bitcoin blockchain.
Swiss Stock Exchange May Issue Its Token
Swiss Stock Exchange May Issue Its Token
06 May 2019, 16:57
Switzerland-based Six Swiss Exchange has revealed plans to launch its token in the next few years.
Jaguar Land Rover to Reward Drivers in IOTA Tokens
Jaguar Land Rover to Reward Drivers in IOTA Tokens
29 April 2019, 08:14
Prominent British automobile company, Jaguar Land Rover has become one of the first automobile company to roll out a rewards program that pays out drivers in cryptocurrency.
Arca Seeks SEC Approval for Stablecoin-Based Treasury Fund
Arca Seeks SEC Approval for Stablecoin-Based Treasury Fund
16 April 2019, 20:57
Los Angeles based crypto asset manager, Arca has filed a prospectus with the U.S SEC to create a new type of stablecoin that would allow holders to invest in the U.S Treasury securities.
London Stock Exchange Sells Tokenized Securities
London Stock Exchange Sells Tokenized Securities
15 April 2019, 18:17
For the first time, the London Stock Exchange (LSE) has listed tokenized securities on its platform.
Gibraltar Stock Exchange Starts Listing Tokenized Securities
Gibraltar Stock Exchange Starts Listing Tokenized Securities
09 April 2019, 19:15
The Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) has become one of the world’s first stock exchange to offer consumers exposure to digital debt securities and funds powered by blockchain technology.
USStocks Token to Let Investors Buy US Stocks via Stablecoin
USStocks Token to Let Investors Buy US Stocks via Stablecoin
29 March 2019, 12:22

While the majority of effort in the crypto space focuses on how to get the new market to compete against the traditional financial markets, blockchain startup, UMA has focused on uniting the old and new.

Thai Parliament Approve Securities Tokenization
Thai Parliament Approve Securities Tokenization
23 February 2019, 11:47
Thai lawmakers just approved securities tokenization for companies in the country.
South Korean Political Party Wants Blockchain
South Korean Political Party Wants Blockchain
04 February 2019, 10:36
Liberty Korea Party (LKP), members have agreed to embrace blockchain technology as a way to achieve digital democracy.
STOs Coming To EOS After FSP Launch
14 January 2019, 16:34
This weekend, e-trading systems developer, Ed Silantyev announced the rollout of his Financial Securities Protocol (FSP) which will make it possible for the EOS blockchain to host and facilitate security token creation and transactions.
Fineqia International To Issue Tokenized Bonds On Ethereum
11 January 2019, 15:36
Fineqia International Inc., a crypto startup that wants to issue and clear tokenized bonds using the Ethereum blockchain announced on Thursday that is has taken a significant step in achieving that objective.
Harbor Launch Platform For Securities Tokenization
Harbor Launch Platform For Securities Tokenization
05 December 2018, 20:55
With asset tokenization now a trend in the crypto industry, US-based blockchain startup Harbor has announced the launch of an institutional grade securities tokenization platform. Harbor has listed its first client on their platform, a tokenized real estate investment trust (REIT) from Chicago-based Convexity Properties.
$225m Worth of Real Estate Assets to Be Tokenized
$225m Worth of Real Estate Assets to Be Tokenized
19 November 2018, 21:11

Security token offering startup, Blockchain App Factory, has reportedly landed a contract to tokenize real estate assets worth roughly $225 million. The startup revealed that the project belongs to three different real estate companies who are looking to raise funds for their project through the security token offering (STO) model.