Week Ending January 17th
Hi everyone, and welcome to another installment of the RedBlock Industry Newsletter!
This week saw a huge milestone in US-based Anchorage becoming the first nationally chartered crypto-bank in the US, the UK Treasury’s next step in facilitating the digital asset industry’s development, a new addition to Polymath’s ecosystem, plus more highlights!
Let’s dive in…
For the week ending on January 10th, 2021
Happy New Year everyone! We hope you took time to rest during the holiday season and are ready for what is already shaping up to be a significant year for the security token and digital asset industry!
Even as early on in the year as it is, Q1 has started us off with regulatory developments and welcome additions to the fintech ecosystem!
And for news from RedBlock, this first quarter will be filled with exciting developments, so stay tuned! …
Week Ending December 27th
Greetings & happy holidays! We here at RedBlock want to take a moment to thank all of you for reading our newsletter and inviting us to share with you the exciting goings-on of the digital asset and security token world. It means a lot to us, and we look forward to sharing a strong 2021 with all of you.
Our latest installment of our issuance platform report series, covering Tokeny, is available to read in our research hub.
Week Ending December 20th
In case you missed, we had a rather substantial announcement this week! That is, we, along with our partners at Huochain, are going to develop a fully realized token economy for an industrial park in Chongqing, China. Among the first of its kind, this project serves to demonstrate the advantage that the blockchain and tokenization can bring to the table. Read here for the full press release!
And now, onto the news for the week!
CHONGQING, CHINA- We are proud to announce that we are joining forces with our partners at Huochain, Huobi Global’s enterprise division in China, to bring tokenization to an industrial park in Chongqing. The significance of this can’t be overstated, as this will be one of the first instances of industrial real estate tokenization within China.
This pilot project is part of a general drive towards blockchain adoption and tokenization solutions in China. Since entering into a partnership with Huochain, we have both been hard at work determining how best to demonstrate what advantages a token-economy can provide for industrial real estate and the tenants that occupy that space. This particular park comprises enterprise space, residential buildings, and the industrial park’s facilities, giving utility tokens a strong, multi-faceted use case for wider adoption. As a key metropolis in south western China, Chongqing is experiencing high GDP growth with many technology companies establishing R&D centers in the city. …
Week Ending December 13th
Hi all! Greetings and welcome back to the RedBlock Newsletter!
We’ll start off with some news from us:
This week, we had the distinct honor of participating in the Singapore FinTech Festival and Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SFF x SWITCH) as our founder and CEO, Jeremy Zhou, spoke on a panel concerning DeFi and its impact in the real economy!
Read the full press release here!
Now, for the news this week, we saw regulatory developments in the US and abroad, a big move from China Construction Bank as well as our partners from PrimeTrust, and tokenized stocks, courtesy of the Bittrex Global Team. …
SINGAPORE, December 7th, 2020- This week, our founder and CEO, Jeremy Zhou, was invited to attend the Singapore FinTech Festival and Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SFF x SWITCH), for which he was a speaker on the panel entitled “Blockchain: Bridging the Gap Between Real World Assets to Decentralized Finance (DeFi)”. Here, he talked about how DeFi and blockchain tech can empower real world assets and what that future looks like, as well as compliance within the digital economy.
Kicking off on Monday, SFF x SWITCH, which was organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Singapore Banks, is the world’s largest and most inclusive fintech exhibition. Last year, the event attracted more than 60,000 participants from 140 countries/regions. This year, the event is centered around the theme of “Technology, Talent and the Sustainable Future”, and features online and in-person events comprising a series of industry seminars and discussions in 40 cities around the world. …
📰 Week Ending December 6th
Hi everyone! In our digital asset industry newsletter, we’re covering regulatory precedent in Wyoming, Securitize & it’s newly minted “Securitize Markets”, milestones from iSTOX & INX, and more highlights of the week.
The newest issuance platform report is now out in our research hub, this time covering Nexo.
Alright, on we go to the news!
Newsletter #21: Week of November 29th
Greetings everyone and welcome back to another installment of the RedBlock Newsletter. The good news keeps coming for the team here at RedBlock, as we have just entered into another collaboration with Huochain. For the uninitiated, Huochain is Huobi Group’s enterprise team in China!
A couple of weeks ago, RedBlock received the distinction of being a part of a flagship group of companies to set up operations at the Huochain Digital Economy Industrial Innovation Center. Read the full press release where we talk about the collaboration.
This week, as part of our research series on issuance platforms, we have our report on The Dusk Network live at our research hub! …
CHONGQING, CHINA, November 11, 2020 — As a leading company in the Chinese blockchain space, RedBlock was invited to be one of the first companies to set up office in the Huochain Digital Economy Industrial Innovation Center and recently attended the signing ceremony in Chongqing, China. Huochain is the enterprise division of Huobi Group, a global leader in blockchain technology. Huochain’s mission is to accelerate the enterprise blockchain adoption via integrations with local governments and empowering the real economy.
This event was hosted by the Chongqing Administration of Big Data Application Development, the Chongqing Municipal People’s Government of Yubei District together with Huochain Technology, among others, and saw RedBlock sign a strategic collaboration agreement with Huochain Technology. Mr. …