Real World Assets

Intesa Sanpaolo headquarters in Turin (Riccardo Tuninato/Unsplash)
Italy's Top Banks Participate in 25M Euro Digital Bond Issuance on Polygon in ECB Trial
Global lenders and asset managers are increasingly exploring blockchain tech to issue and transfer traditional financial instruments, also known as tokenization of real-world...
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Philippe Bekhazi , XBTO CEO. (CoinDesk Archives)
Crypto Trading Firm XBTO Establishes Tokenization Team to Focus on Real World Assets
The tokenized asset classes that will be available through XBTO include corporate debt issuance with other areas like real estate to follow, the company said on Wednesday.
Philippe Bekhazi , XBTO CEO. (CoinDesk Archives)

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MakerDAO's $1B Tokenized Treasury Investment Plan Draws Interest from BlackRock's BUIDL, Ondo, Superstate
MakerDAO's competition to allocate funds will open next month, and would give a big boost for the $1.8 billion tokenized real-world asset space.
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How Tokenized Real World Assets Are Outperforming Crypto
Whether to hedge against crypto volatility, add utility and efficiencies, or streamline access to alternatives, tokenized RWAs make sense for investors and institutions alike.
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John Patrick Mullin, CEO of Mantra (Left) and Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah, CEO of MAG Lifestyle Development (Right) (Mantra)
Mantra to Tokenize $500M Real Estate Assets for UAE Builder MAG Group
In March, the Middle-East-focused Mantra raised $11 million for its real-world tokenization efforts.
John Patrick Mullin, CEO of Mantra (Left) and Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah, CEO of MAG Lifestyle Development (Right) (Mantra)

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NFTs Are Dead (But They’re Changing Everything)
Forget million-dollar profile pictures, the real innovation of NFTs is ownership rights. This technology still has potential to transform industries, says Layne Nadeau, Founde...
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Computer, money. (TheDigitalWay/Pixabay)
Investcorp and Securitize Launch Fund Tokenization Partnership
The partnership aims to create on-chain Real World Assets based on Investcorp's funds.
Computer, money. (TheDigitalWay/Pixabay)

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McKinsey Sees Just $2T of Tokenized RWAs by 2030 in Base Case, With Broad Adoption 'Still Far Away'
Previous reports from Boston Consulting Group and 21Shares forecasted over $10 trillion of tokenized assets by the end of the decade in their optimistic scenarios.
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RWA Tokenization Expands to Life Insurance with Infineo Minting $9M of Policies on Provenance Blockchain
This was the first example of transferring tokenized versions of life insurance policies, the company said.
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The Promises and Perils of Private Asset Tokenization
Moody's digital economy expert Cristiano Ventricelli argues alternative assets could benefit from going on-chain, but technical challenges persist.
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