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Securitize Opens Access to Two Cryptocurrency Yield Funds

Jul 26, 2021

Securitize, Inc. announced today the opening of its Bitcoin and USD Coin yield funds, providing investors with exposure to cryptocurrencies, which are loaned to create yield.

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Securitize Raises $48 Million in Series B

Jun 21, 2021

Securitize, Inc. announced today that its Series B fundraising round was oversubscribed, with $48 million raised from new and existing investors. The convergence of venture capital and asset management signals a consensus on the future adoption of digital asset securities and this technology continuing to grow. The raise also comes before the anticipated launch of Securitize Markets, a marketplace designed for the trading of digital asset securities, providing a path to liquidity for the private capital markets.

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Securitize Announces Launch of Securitize Capital with Two Cryptocurrency Yield Funds

May 26, 2021

Securitize, Inc announced today the launch of Securitize Capital, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary, that will serve as an alternative investment manager of digital asset funds to provide investors exposure to cryptocurrencies and decentralized finance (DeFi) in the form of digital asset securities.

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Securitize Powers Exodus’ Regulation A Offering

May 6, 2021

Securitize, LLC, the leader in empowering private businesses to raise capital in ways that leverage digital assets, today announced that it is enabling Exodus to offer a digital representation of shares of its Class A common stock to its Class A stockholders. Leveraging Securitize’s technology platform, Exodus, a company that allows its users to secure, manage and exchange crypto assets in a single wallet, has concluded an approximately $75 million offering of its Class A common stock.

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Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Launched Japan’s First FIEA Compliant Asset-backed Security Token on the Securitize Platform

Mar 29, 2021

Securitize Japan K.K., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Securitize, Inc., the industry-leading liquidity and compliance platform for digital asset securities (security tokens) with over 150 issuers and 200,000 investors, today announced that Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (“SMTB”) has completed Japan’s first asset-backed security token pilot issuance on the Securitize’s platform.

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Securitize Bolsters Team to Foster Growth, Expansion

Mar 29, 2021

Securitize, the industry-leading liquidity and compliance platform for digital asset securities (security tokens), today announced the addition and promotion of key executives as the firm braces for its next growth phase, based on increasing client demand and significant new offerings that the firm plans to roll-out.

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Securitize and Pacific Stock Transfer Announce Strategic Collaboration to Modernize Transfer Agent Software Market

Mar 8, 2021

Pacific Stock Transfer ("PST"), a full service transfer agency serving public and private companies across the US and Canada, and Securitize, the industry-leading primary issuance and compliance platform for digital securities (security tokens) and SEC-registered transfer agent, today announced a broad collaboration which enables PST issuers and their shareholders to immediately take advantage of a suite of proprietary, next generation digital technologies from Securitize.

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SBI Digital Asset Holdings and Securitize Announce Plans to Integrate Securitize’s Digital Securities Issuance and Management Platform with SBI’s Digital Wallet Solution

Dec 17, 2020

Securitize Japan K.K. (“Securitize”), a digital securities (security token) issuance and lifecycle management platform, and SBI Digital Asset Holdings (“SBI DAH”), a digital asset arm of the SBI group, today announced a partnership to integrate Securitize's digital securities issuance and management platform with SBI's investor wallet and custody solution, sbiwallet, providing an unmatched one-stop application for the Japanese market.

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NTT DATA and Securitize Japan Partner to Offer Optimized Security Token Solutions for Local Market Participants

Dec 11, 2020

Securitize Japan (Securitize Inc), a leading primary issuance and compliance platform for digital securities (security tokens) today announced that it has partnered with NTT DATA Corporation (NTT DATA), also an innovator in their respective field, to build out a securities token (ST) solution for the Japanese market.

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Securitize Becomes First Security Token Platform to Integrate with Avalanche Blockchain Platform

Dec 9, 2020

Securitize, the industry-leading primary issuance and compliance platform for digital securities (security tokens) and SEC-registered transfer agent, today announced its integration with Avalanche, the highly-scalable, open-source platform for launching applications and enterprise blockchain deployments in one, interoperable ecosystem.

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LIFULL Launches Liquid Full-Scale Crowdfunding Platform for Joint Real Estate Ventures in Japan using Securitize Technology

Aug 21, 2020

LIFULL Co., Ltd., operator of the Japanese real estate listing website “LIFULL HOME’S”, and Securitize, the leading global SaaS solution for enabling digital securities (security tokens), have announced the launch of their new digital securities powered crowdfunding platform for Japanese real estate ventures -- the result of a successful collaboration that began in early 2020.

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Securitize Announces Partnership with Algorand to Support Securitize’s DS Protocol

Sep 10, 2019

Securitize, a platform delivering trusted global solutions for compliant digital securities, has partnered with Algorand to support Securitize’s DS Protocol on the recently launched Algorand blockchain. Securitize’s platform-agnostic DS Protocol will now support Algorand, giving issuers using Securitize an additional high-performance platform option for issuing, trading, and performing corporate actions using digital securities.

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Securitize Overview

Securitize is the leader in digital asset securities. We provide access for investors to invest in private market digital asset securities (security tokens), and provide companies with a fully-digital, end-to-end suite of compliant solutions leveraging the advantage of next generation blockchain technology to make raising capital easier and less costly.

Contact

Evan Wagner, Head of Communications & Brand

evan.wagner@securitize.io

History

November 2017: Securitize founded by Carlos Domingo and Jamie Finn to leverage blockchain in bringing liquidity and automation to limited partnerships, an asset class previously considered to be illiquid. Once they realized no regulatory compliant technology existed to do this, they decided to build it themselves.

August 2019: Securitize becomes first SEC-registered transfer agency in blockchain space

September 2019: Securitize completes $12 million Series A investment round

December 2019: Established beachhead in Japan through the acquisition of blockchain consultancy BUIDL

February 2020: Securitize completes $16+ million strategic investment

November 2020: Securitize acquires a broker dealer license and automated trading system registration through the acquisition of Distributed Technology Markets

March 2021: Securitize enables Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank to issue Japan’s first credit-rated, asset-backed security token fund

May 2021: Securitize powers first $75 million Reg A+ fundraise to offer effer security tokens representing Class A common stock

May 2021: Securitize Capital launched with inaugural cryptocurrency yield funds

June 2021: Securitize completes $48 million Series B investment round

July 2021: Securitize makes Securitize Markets, its alternative trading system, available to existing investors

Firsts

  • 1st dedicated fully digital securities issuance platform to market. Revenue generating since Q1’18

  • 1st and only company to deliver a regulatory-compliant alternative trading system, including live trading of security tokens 

  • 1st company to successfully integrate with qualified custodian and IRA to support security tokens

  • 1st company to register with the US SEC as a digital, decentralized transfer agent

  • 1st vertically integrated transfer agent and BD/ATS through Velocity Markets acquisition

  • 1st credit-rated, asset-backed security token fund in Japan

  • 1st fully-tokenized venture capital fund (with SPiCE VC and Blockchain Capital)

  • 1st security token issued as debt by an NBA player, Spencer Dinwiddle of the Brooklyn Nets

Founders

Carlos Domingo, Co-Founder and CEO

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/carlosdomingo/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/carlosdomingo

Carlos Domingo is co-founder and CEO of Securitize. Carlos has 25+ years of experience in innovation and digital transformation, including having also founded SPiCE VC, the first truly liquid, inclusive and transparent tokenized VC on the blockchain. Previously, Carlos was CEO of Research & Development for Telefonica (one of the larges telecom companies in the world), as well as CEO of New Business and Innovation for Telefonica Digital. Carlos holds a PhD in computer science, speaks English, Spanish and Japanese, and is based in Miami.

Jamie Finn, Co-Founder and President

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamesfinn/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/finnstr

Jamie Finn is co-founder and President of Securitize. Prior to founding Securitize, Jamie led product innovation and business development for firms ranging from AT&T to Telefonica, O2 and Ericsson, Kontera, A.Ki, Thumbplay, Zingy, and others. Jamie holds a Bachelor’s degree from Babson College. He speaks both English and Spanish and is based in Francisco.

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Executive Team

The Securitize leadership team is composed of seasoned industry and blockchain experts that are paving the path for digital asset securities.

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Corporate Boilerplate

Securitize is unlocking broader access to alternative investments by enabling private businesses to raise capital from investors. Securitize has pioneered a fully digital, regulatory compliant, end-to-end platform for issuing, managing and trading digital asset securities, with over 200 businesses and 325,000 investors already connected, and nearly $500 million in current-value digital asset securities issued on the Securitize platform. Securitize is comprised of Securitize, Inc. and its subsidiaries Securitize, LLC (an SEC-registered transfer agent) and Securitize Markets, LLC (an SEC-registered broker-dealer, member of FINRA and SIPC, and operator of the company’s alternative trading system, Securitize Markets).

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Securities are offered through Securitize Markets, LLC, (“Securitize Markets”) a registered broker-dealer and member FINRA/SIPC. Neither Securitize Markets, nor any of its affiliates provide any investment advice or make any investment recommendations to any persons, ever, and no communication through herein or in any other medium should be construed as such. Securities offered on the Securitize Markets ATS have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933 and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. Assets listed herein are securities that are not publicly traded, may be subject to resale restrictions, and are intended for investors who do not need a liquid investment. These investments are not bank deposits (and thus not insured by the FDIC or by any other governmental agency), are not guaranteed by Securitize Markets or its affiliates, and may lose value. Investments in private placements, and start-up investments in particular, are speculative and involve a high degree of risk Investors must be able to afford the loss of their entire investment. Eligibility to buy and sell securities on the Securitize Markets ATS is determined by Securitize Markets in its sole discretion. Offers to sell, or the solicitations of offers to buy any security can only be made through official offering documents that contain important information about risks, fees and expenses associated with the applicable securities available for trading on the Securitize Markets ATS. Investors should conduct their own due diligence, not rely on the financial assumptions or estimates displayed herein, and are encouraged to consult with a financial advisor, attorney, accountant, tax advisors, and any other professional that can help you to understand and assess the risks associated with any investment opportunity. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Neither the Securities and Exchange Commission nor any federal or state securities commission or regulatory authority has recommended or approved any investment or the accuracy or completeness of any of the information or materials provided herein or through any references/links herein. Any financial projections or returns shown herein are provided by the issuer of the relevant security and Securitize Markets has not verified the accuracy. Further, there can be no assurance that any valuations provided by issuers are accurate or in agreement with market or industry valuations. Securitize Markets and its affiliates make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy of such information. Securitize Markets may collect certain information about you that helps us comply with various securities regulations and rules and the USA PATRIOT Act, a Federal law that requires all securities firms to obtain, verify, and record information that identifies each applicant. The information also helps us more fully understand your investment profile and identify what types of investments or strategies may be suitable for you. The term “Investors” used on this website, typically refers to accredited investors where applicable. Please note: if we cannot verify the information you provide, we may be required to restrict or deny your account. By accessing this site and any pages thereof, you agree to be bound by our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.