Tokenization

Diamonds (Edgar Soto/Unsplash)
Diamonds Arrive on a Blockchain With New Tokenized Fund on Avalanche Network
The tokenization of real-world assets – or placing traditional assets onto blockchain rails – is a growing trend in crypto with global financial giants entering the space.
Diamonds (Edgar Soto/Unsplash)

HSBC's building in Hong Kong. (Christian Mueller/Shutterstock)
HSBC’s Gold Token Goes Live for Retail Investors in Hong Kong
HSBC is claiming bragging rights for being the first bank to create a blockchain-based real world asset aimed at retail investors.
HSBC's building in Hong Kong. (Christian Mueller/Shutterstock)

London, U.K. (Artur Tumasjan/Unsplash)
UK Govt-Backed Report Urges Firms to Execute Tokenization Strategies
The Technology Working Group's report says firms need to be able to settle transfers on the blockchain via digital money and that funds should be allowed to hold tokenized ass...
London, U.K. (Artur Tumasjan/Unsplash)

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink (Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)
BlackRock Enters Asset Tokenization Race With New Fund on the Ethereum Network
The asset management giant also made a strategic investment in asset tokenization company Securitize.
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink (Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)

Vilnius, Lithuania (Shutterstock)
Lithuania-Licensed Crypto Bank Meld to Offer Tokenized RWAs to Retail Investors
Meld, which is in partnership with the layer-1 blockchain of the same name, has an agreement with DeFi platform Swarm Markets, which started a real-world asset platform in Dec...
Vilnius, Lithuania (Shutterstock)

(Jim Henderson, modified by CoinDesk)
BlackRock Creates Fund With Securitize, a Big Player in Real-World Asset Tokenization
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said in an interview earlier that the company's filings for spot bitcoin and ether ETFs were "stepping stones towards tokenization."
(Jim Henderson, modified by CoinDesk)

Art installation reminiscent of digital ecosystems
Sygnum Tokenizes $50M of Fidelity International Fund as Matter Labs Moves Reserves to Blockchain
The move was part of zkSync developer Matter Labs' long-term goal to move its treasury reserves to a blockchain.
Art installation reminiscent of digital ecosystems

Dubai (Christoph Schulz/Unsplash)
MANTRA Chain Raises $11M for RWA Tokenization with Middle East Tint
The project seeks to be a hub for RWAs in the Cosmos ecosystem.
Dubai (Christoph Schulz/Unsplash)

Libre CEO Avtar Sehra (Libre)
Brevan Howard-Backed Tokenization Firm Libre Goes Live
Libre has added a tokenized version of a BlackRock money-market fund so investors can earn yield while parking their capital.
Libre CEO Avtar Sehra (Libre)

Hong Kong harbor skyline view into Kowloon
Hong Kong Starts New Phase of CBDC Testing
Phase 2 of the e-HKD pilot will be supported by the recently launched regulatory sandbox for testing wholesale CBDCs and tokenization, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said.
Hong Kong harbor skyline view into Kowloon