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Blockchain Terminology – Changing the Conversation

Want to buy some Apple stock certificates? How about some IBM bond certificates? Sounds silly, and frankly doesn’t even make sense. Yet that’s exactly what some people are saying with “want to buy some [name-of-company] security tokens?” – It’s confusing to investors. It’s confusing to regulators. In the industry, we geek out on terms like… Read more

Prime Trust Partnering With OK Group

Prime Trust and OK Group have reached an agreement on collaboration, in which OK Group has made a strategic investment in Prime Trust and is executing on several critical blockchain initiatives leveraging Prime Trust technologies and services. OK Group is a reputed blockchain technology and service provider focused on the research and development of the… Read more

Prime Trust Offers World’s First $0 AUM Crypto Custody Service

We announced today an industry-changing shift in the cost of custody for digital assets and now charge zero AUM fees on custody, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, ERC20, and Stellar. We are now offering the world’s first no-fee digital asset custody solution from a qualified custodian. Historically, qualified custodians charge a laundry list of crypto custody fees… Read more

STO’s vs Rule 12g Both Equity and Asset-Backed Securities, Including Real Estate

It’s all about liquidity… Why don’t all companies just file an S1 (for equity securities) or SF-1 (for asset-backed securities) and list their securities on NASDAQ? Because it’s just too damn expensive and time-consuming to comply with the myriad of rules and regulations. Although the JOBS Act helped businesses with less than $1 billion in revenue dial back the… Read more

Blockchain 2019 – FinTech Predictions

2018 was a wild ride. There were negatives like jaw-dropping swings in the price of Bitcoin and with tokens of thousands of baseless ICOs getting washed out of the system. And there were positives of unprecedented FinTech innovation, the arrival of institutional players, the SEC (and FinCEN) beginning to provide clarity and taking select enforcement… Read more