MERJ Exchange Partners with FCA-regulated Globacap to Offer Tokenized Securities to EU Investors

Seychelles, August 2019  – In a move to shape the future of financial markets, the first national stock exchange to list tokenized securities today announces its partnership with the UK’s first regulated platform to issue tokenized equity.   MERJ Exchange beat rivals to become the first fully-regulated exchange globally to list equity-security tokens in August. Now, the national stock exchange of the Seychelles plans an initial public offering of the tokens. It will partner with London-based Globacap to distribute the securities in the UK and Europe.   The alliance brings…

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SBI VC Trade Co., Ltd. Adopts CoolBitX Technology for User Accounts KYC

CoolBitX Solution Assists Virtual Asset Service Providers in Meeting the FATF’s KYC/AML Standards   Taipei, Taiwan — CoolBitX, a blockchain security company and creator of the first bluetooth-enabled mobile hardware wallet for digital assets, announces the successful early adoption of its technology by leading Japanese exchange SBI VC Trade Co., Ltd. (SBI VC) and the launch of Sygna, a first-to-market KYC/AML compliance-focused virtual asset transaction and security solution for Virtual Asset Service Providers (VASPs), individuals, and institutions.   Michael Ou, Founder and CEO of CoolBitX, said: The FATF has now…

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FATF rules will “leave the aging banking monopoly to wither and die”

FATF is setting new international standards for crypto and blockchain businesses.  Together with legislators, blockchain associations and VASPs at the V20 Summit, FATF’s recommendations will be discussed. The G20 Osaka Summit will be held in Japan on June 28 & 29, 2019.   Blockchain and crypto experts globally comment on this regulatory development.   Hans-Ole Jochumsen, Advisor at Concordium, the next-generation, decentralized world computer and the first with ID-verification built in at the protocol level, and ex-Vice Chairman of NASDAQ, commented: The international standards proposed by the FATF for regulating…

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