How To Purchase Digital Securities On The BrightCOIN Platform

The BrightCOIN UI is so intuitive that purchasing security tokens on the platform is simple and straightforward.

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BrightCOIN Launches New Website

The new BrightCOIN website with fee schedule and product features explained. Compliant digital security offerings, STOs, and ICOs can be launched in minutes.

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Build a Compliant Security Token Offering (STO) in 15 minutes on BrightCOIN

The BrightCOIN platform offers a complete turnkey technology solution for building and launching security token offerings (STO) and ICOs. Depending on if you want to accept US investors, building an ICO is a breeze. So is building an STO that allows an issuer to accept US funds. This is the second part of a two-part post that will focus on how you can build an STO or ICO on the BrightCOIN platform.

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Legal Steps Required to Launch a Compliant Security Token Offering (Part 1)

BrightCOIN is a SAAS platform for building compliant security token offerings (STO).  You can build both Reg D 506c and Reg S token offerings using BrightCOIN. This article details the steps required for building a security token offering.

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Are Bad Actors Checks Required For Security Token Offerings (STOs)?

Bad Actor checks are mandatory for anyone doing a Security Token Offering (STO) on Regulations D506c, Regulation S or Regulation A+. This is an important anti-fraud and due diligence requirement to ensure disqualified persons do not raise funds.

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Do You Need An Escrow for Your Security Token Offering (STO)?

In this article, I'll go over the importance of an escrow for your securities token offering (STO). I'll also cover the requirements of Money Services Business (MSB) and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) as it relates to an STO.

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What Are the Steps Required to Launch a Securities Token Offering (STO)?

BrightCOIN outlines the steps involved in launching a security token offering. (STO)

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How much work is involved in a Token Offering? Vince Mundy CEO BrightCOIN @ Echelon Asia Summit 2018

Vince Mundy CEO BrightCOIN @ Echelon Asia Summit 2018

BrightCOIN CEO Vince Mundy on a panel discussion at Echelon Asia Summit 2018 talking about the current state of ICOs. The video starts off in the middle.

The summary: lots, lots of work. Sleepless night, lots of moving parts.

Capital required: lots of capital. I would say that it takes a minimum of $50-$100k to do a successful ICO/STO. Of course, that’s a low-end number….many projects come in with $250k-$500k budgets.

 

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Are VCs important for ICO/STO issuers? Vince Mundy CEO BrightCOIN @ Echelon Asia Summit 2018

Is Regulation Hurting Blockchain Innovation in the U.S.?

I with Silicon Valley entrepreneurs every day. Here’s what I’m finding:

Token Offerings are moving out of the U.S. Forward thinking countries like Malta, Switzerland, Germany, France, Australia, and Japan are creating laws enabling utility tokens to be floated in a legally compliant manner.

Here in the USA, there is no utility provision and all token offerings are considered securities. This is hurting our companies and innovation is leaving the US. While we have had successful Reg D 506c token offerings offerings, I am yet to see one successful Reg A+ offering for a blockchain based token sale (successful Reg A+ offerings have mostly been consumer products)

We all hope STOs (Security Token Offering) in US take off and there is promise they might… we’ll have to wait and see. I personally think for STOs to succeed our regulations will have to get a little relaxed. EG- The costing and time required to do a Reg A+ Tier 2 creates a huge friction point for most founders (lawyers charging $100K- $500K to do a Reg A+). If this friction can be reduced, there is more light at the end of the tunnel.

At the end of the day the win happens where the investor wins (No ICO scams)

At present I see a divided world drawing lines between Utility and Security ICOs.

Do ICO or STOs stand the test of time? Who wins? Time will tell…

Vince Mundy

CEO, BrightCOIN

 

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