As I sift through the various headlines tonight, I am surprised to see so many articles praising Ohio for its latest Blockchain Law. I have read both SB 300 and SB200, and I
Recently Forbes published an article that argued that Blockchain tokens, if considered Securities, will stifle the growth of the industry. In this article, it has been argued that making Blockchain Tokens securities will
It is quite an encouraging view from where we stand. While we have always been of the opinion that going legal is not optional, more validation of our stand keeps coming every day.
Paul Krugman, who has been a vocal critic of the digital currency, has just made another statement that has the whole community shaking their head. I have a slightly different take. When Krugman
Yesterday I talked about how exciting it was that the market was growing with the help of institutional investors. Today, I came across a headline which is representative of the uncertainty in the
Chinese Central Bank People's Bank of China seems to be mulling launching its own cryptocurrency. This will be a big move because of the sheer size of the Chinese Economy and the number
For any new industry to grow, crowdfunding alone cannot be the answer. It is essential for the industry to find structured financing. Hedge Funds fulfill the structured funding requirement for blockchain startups, almost
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has made a policy decision to enhance oversight and increase transparency requirements on alternative trading systems (ATS). This comes in wake of the fact that
When we look at the news on the ICO front we see that most of the promoters that come up with an ICO are talking in terms of tens of millions, and even
The Open Investment Exchange (OiX) is a fully compliant, self-regulated token-trading platform that enables a utility and securities token trading infrastructure. This is the model, we believe, that will bring blockchain start-ups into
When it comes to migrating eGovernance to the cloud, almost any government agency can realize significant benefits by having the right solution in place. Sinha Santos, Founder of Open Investment Exchange (OiX), says
Blockchain has changed the way the world did business. It is an opportunity to move to a more decentralized methodology for many industries including banking and legal tenders. While a lot is talked
Why is legal ICO the only way to go? It can not be avoided at any cost.
Customer Protection is the key to a regulated public offering market. Behind every regulation, behind every guideline, the guiding principle is to protect the customer. At OiX, the primary aim for their Securities
Before I get in the thick of things, I must confess that we at OiX do not have an answer for the issue at hand but we do have a lot of questions
Global block chain start-up launches a more compliant ICO called ISO (Initial Securities Offering). With their exchange already live in alpha mode, they are actually an operational business as opposed to just an
OiX.Global ISO is the Blockchain empowered equivalent of IPO. It has more stringent requirements than ICO but not quite as much as IPO.