World’s First Tokenized Listing on a National Exchange Announced by MERJ

London – MERJ announces plans to list the first-ever regulated security token on a national exchange. The move by the Seychelles-based exchange marks a milestone in bridging regulated capital markets with emergent distributed ledger technology (DLT).   Tokenized shares for MERJ Group will be listed alongside its existing stock, bringing tokenized securities under the umbrella of a national, regulated bourse for the first time. MERJ’s vertically integrated group of entities are licensed by the Seychelles Financial Services Authority as a securities exchange, clearing agency, and securities facility; this enables MERJ…

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Seychelles FSA backing makes MERJ one of the first fully-licensed and government-recognized platforms for tokenized asset markets

Seychelles, May 2019  – MERJ, the multi-market global financial exchange for equities, debt, and derivatives, announces it has the backing of the Seychelles Financial Services Authority, making MERJ one of the first fully-licensed and government-recognized platforms for tokenized asset markets.   Until now, STO launchpads and other crypto markets have floated, largely untethered by government regulation. Other securities exchanges have also grappled with regulations, legacy infrastructure and processes. As a result, institutional and private investors alike have been reluctant to enter the space, unwilling and unable to participate in an…

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