MERJ Exchange goes live with world’s first tokenized IPO

The Seychelles’ stock exchange becomes the first entity in the world to hold an initial public offering of security tokens   Seychelles – MERJ, the national stock exchange of the Republic of Seychelles, announces today the initial public offering (IPO) of its tokenized shares, becoming the first entity in history to do so. The offering values the 8-year old exchange at $25M.    The offering is now open to investors from across the globe through the exchange’s own portal, as well as through collaborations with US broker-dealer Jumpstart, US custodian…

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MERJ offers U.S. investors regulated exposure to tokenized securities

Seychelles, September 2019 – MERJ, the official stock exchange of the Republic of Seychelles, teams up with U.S. broker-dealer Jumpstart and custodian Prime Trust to open its doors to American accredited investors seeking to take part in its equity offering. The move marks the first time in history that investors are able to invest in digital securities on a fully regulated national stock exchange.     MERJ’s tokenized security will be publicly listed on a fully regulated national stock exchange and denominated in U.S. dollars, offering investors a secure and familiar way to gain exposure to…

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