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The DS Protocol

The role of Securitize’s DS Protocol is to provide the proper Digital Ownership Architecture to address all aspects of the Digital Security lifecycle.

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“We decided to open source the DS Protocol only after proving it works in real-world applications with real customers tokenizing multiple actual securities. The DS Protocol is now ready for developers to begin creating innovative applications for digital securities and to join us in shaping the future of capital markets.”

- Carlos Domingo, CEO & Co-Founder of Securitize.

Access the DS Protocol code repository here.

DS Protocol Features

  • Keep track of investor’s holdings
  • Investor’s KYC/AML and accreditation/qualification status
  • Role-based controls, allowing collaboration with partners
  • Enforced Compliance, both at primary issuance and through secondary trading
  • Transfer Agent Functions
  • Lost share procedures
  • Fully upgradeable for compliance and functionality

The DS Protocol Whitepaper

Read the original DS Protocol whitepaper.

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ATS & Marketplaces That Support The DS Protocol

These marketplaces and ATS have adopted the DS Protocol and are capable of listing all Securitize issued digital securities

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