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Global Exchanges And Regulation Discussed At Security Token Event – Video

10/31/2018

BlockTribune

The Security Token Academy played host to the panel, which featured Adam Chapnick (director of programming at the Security Token Academy), Alex Mole (investor relations manager at Newfound) and Cliff Pace (the head of the Malta Stock Exchange Fintech Accelerator Program).

 

Cryptocurrency giants Coinbase and Circle form joint venture to boost adoption of dollar-backed digital coins

10/25/2018

Newsline

“If people can exchange value over the internet without a toll extracted for payments it’s pretty dramatic,” Allaire said at the October Security Token Academy conference in Manhattan. “It’ll make the web look like a cute experiment comparatively speaking in 10 to 15 years.”

 

Cryptocurrency giants Coinbase and Circle form joint venture to boost adoption of dollar-backed digital coins

10/24/2018

CNBC

"If people can exchange value over the internet without a toll extracted for payments it's pretty dramatic," Allaire said at the October Security Token Academy conference in Manhattan. "It'll make the web look like a cute experiment comparatively speaking in 10 to 15 years."

 

Current state of STO market: notes on the sidelines of Security Token Industry Launch event in NYC

10/18/2018

Medium

The event organiser — Security Token Academy — has done excellent job bringing in industry experts and organising informative panels on all aspects of the new intriguing STO market: regulation, technical foundations, issuance and secondary market.

 

Security Token Custody Panel: ‘Trillions Won’t Flow Without Trust’

10/17/2018

The Tokenist

The Security Token Academy held an ‘industry launch event’ in early October 2018. The event featured a long list of notable speakers, covering virtually all areas of tokenized securities in both the technology and regulatory sectors. The Custody and Transfer Agent Panel highlighted the urgent need for trust, if security tokens are to witness global adoption.

 

Wall Street Will Make Bigger Moves In The Crypto Space During The ‘Late Majority’ Phase, According To Former NASDAQ Vice Chairman

10/17/2018

The Tokenist

Back in June, the Security Token Academy hosted its first Security Token Summit with a panel of speakers discussing the ‘forthcoming security token revolution’ as they called it. Prominent leaders in the industry were present. David Weild’s comments in particular left an impact on the audience in how we can understand the future of cryptocurrencies and their adoption.

 

5 Big Takeaways From The Security Token Launch Event

10/15/2018

The Tokenist

Earlier this month, the Security Token Academy held their Security Token Industry Launch Event. Bringing together industry experts to celebrate and discuss this emerging sector of the blockchain space, the event was intended to be a watershed moment for the tokenized security space.

 

Circle CEO Says Blockchain Will Make the Internet Look Like a "Cute Experiment"

10/15/2018

bitrates

Jeremy Allaire believes his company's tokenization technology could have far-reaching implications in the mainstream economy. The Circle CEO affirmed his beliefs during an interview with CNBC at the Security Token Academy Conference in Manhattan

 

Security Token Launch Event: What’s Going on with Blockchain & Securities

10/10/2018

Crowdfund Insider

Last week, the Security Token Academy held its second annual STO focused event in Manhattan. This year, attendance at the Security Token Industry Launch event increased dramatically as more financial services players are viewing securities on blockchain as a likely path for the future of investments. Simultaneously, crypto startups don’t want to be left out of the regulated path for issuing securities on blockchain.

 

Here’s How Cryptocurrency Goes Mainstream

8/31/2018

ThirtyK

For Stephen McKeon, a University of Oregon finance professor and cryptocurrency expert, it’s not a question of whether cryptocurrency and digital tokens will go mainstream but when, and by what means. He says security tokens are likely to become popular investments, while the use of cryptocurrencies for payments will depend on an ecosystem of digital wallets. “I’ve always viewed security tokens as a big tent that brings in a lot of traditional investors,” McKeon tells ThirtyK. These are “assets institutional investors already understand.” In addition to being an academic, McKeon is also chief strategic officer at the Security Token Academy, which aims to educate the world about security tokens and security token offerings.

 

Crowdfunding Giant Indiegogo Expands Into Crypto-Security Tokens With Tokenized Shares Of Stock

8/23/2018

Forbes

Of course, one of the main benefits behind security tokens is the opportunity for investors to take ownership in shares of common stock that were only previously accessible to private investors. According to the Security Token Academy, the tokenization of global assets presents a huge potential opportunity. Global equity assets are valued at about $70 trillion, with debt around $100 trillion, and real estate about $230 Trillion (about $180 Trillion in residential, $32 Trillion in Commercial, and the balance in agricultural, etc.).

 

My Top Five Takeaways from the First Ever Security Token Summit

6/21/2018

Cadre on Medium

I left the Summit hopeful and excited about the direction and long term potential of the security token industry. As a potential user, Cadre and I will closely monitor the industry’s progress and would be delighted to participate in the ongoing substantive conversations to ensure the business hype is met with legal and regulatory clarity and certainty.

 

Optimism for Digital Assets Shines at Security Token Summit

6/17/2018

Crowdfund Insider

At the first Security Token Summit held in New York City last week, a series of speakers discussed the emerging market with some individuals postulating that efficiencies driven by distributed ledger technology (DLT) will create a new era of investments.

 

Security Token Summit in NYC: The Right People in the right Industry Moment

6/13/2018

Solidus Labs on Medium

Light on buzz, heavy on substance, free of ICO pitches and more dedicated to learning and conversation than to selling and raising — the Security Token Summit in New York this past Monday was a unique event in the realm of Blockchain.

 

tZero Says it is Meeting with SEC & 40 Regulators to Discuss Initial Coin Offering Regulations

4/18/2018

Crowdfund Insider

Joe Cammarata, President of tZero, was visiting with Security Token Academy last week when he made an interesting comment.