Compared to our friends across the pond, Europe has been much more proactive with regards to building the necessary regulatory foundational infrastructure for security token offerings (STOs).
A few years ago, I announced that I was leaving Playfair Capital to start a platform. Varying forms of "VC Platforms" have been around for over 15 years, with Union Square Ventures, First Round Capital and Andreessen Horowitz having made the first forays into this form of VC product differentiation. It's now a rapidly changing landscape with innovative new models starting to emerge.
First of all, what's a security token? Securities are tradable financial assets such as bonds, options, equities or warrants. Security tokens meet the same requirements as traditional securities and are therefore considered securities.
If you've decided that a security token is for you, the next step is to decide how you will create it. Below we look at 23 security token issuance platforms that you can use to create your security token.
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