Overstock is lending a hand to broker-dealers as it inches closer to its blockchain-powered stock issuance.
According to Overstock, prospective buyers of those shares – which would be tied to digitized assets listed on a distributed ledger – have run into headwinds. More specifically, there have reportedly been instances in which broker-dealers simply aren’t sure how to go through the process.
Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne said of the effort:
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