Transfer Agents and Security Tokens

By Vanessa Malone This summer the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) issued a Joint Statement addressing how securities laws and regulations should apply to digital securities, which they refer to as digital asset securities. This statement worked to identify and clarify the overlap between existing methods in place for […]Continue Reading

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Blockchain Research Bytes #5- Can Blockchain fight poverty?

By Ashish Rajendra Sai Article: “Potential roles of Blockchain in fighting poverty and reducing financial exclusion in the global south.” Authors: Nir Kshetri Affiliation: The University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA Article Category: Use Case Why this article? We have all heard the bold claims that Blockchain is going to revolutionize the global economy. We have also heard all the […]Continue Reading

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Reg A+ security token offerings are the future of capital raising

By Vanessa Malone Just last month, a major milestone for both the blockchain and financial communities was accomplished. Blockstack and YouNow became the first Reg A+ token offerings to be qualified by the SEC. These qualifications allowed them to broadly market their offerings and accept investments from the general public. This week, Blockstack announced its […]Continue Reading

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Globex Adds Ethereum Wallet Forensics to AML Screening Solution

This week, we announced the launch of a new Ethereum wallet forensics feature which was added to our anti-money laundering “AML” software solution, AMLCop. The new feature enables AMLCop to continually screen Ethereum wallets against a database of wallet addresses directly or indirectly involved in phishing, hacks, or scams. This offers ERC-20 issuers and all […]Continue Reading

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Will the Blockchain Change your Tech Ways for 2019?

By Sandra Quinn Throughout 2018 in our weekly Horizon Globex blog, we wrote a lot about blockchain, the innovations it is bringing with it and how it can influence everyday things like business transactions, healthcare, security and more. As we face into 2019 with earnest, it is time to look at how the blockchain might […]Continue Reading

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How Does Technology Affect Your Daily Life?

By Sandra Quinn Today (January 4) is National Technology Day and we decided to take a look at the impact that technology has on our everyday lives. It is hard to imagine how much the world has changed in the past sixty years, but now it is next to impossible to imagine a world without […]Continue Reading

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Tech Treats to Look Out for in 2019

By Sandra Quinn As the New Year approaches and we are all getting over the Christmas season of over eating, over drinking, switching off and generally over indulging in all things luxurious, it is time to think about the tech treats you might want to pick up in the January sales. Here are a few […]Continue Reading

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Less Screens and More Family Time This Christmas

By Sandra Quinn Many of us will have finished up for the Christmas holidays by now and have left the offices, printers, phone lines and hectic meeting schedules behind (hopefully). Christmas is a time for family, reminiscing, vegging out, lazing about, swapping gifts, eating and drinking too much and generally just being merry. No matter […]Continue Reading

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The Best of our 2018 Blogs

By Sandra Quinn As we near the end of 2018 and people are already starting to daydream at their desks about the days off, the Christmas pudding, the over-eating and catching up with family, we decided to take a look back at our blogs from throughout the year and pick out some of our favourites. […]Continue Reading

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Give the Elves a Helping Hand with these Tech Stocking Fillers

By Sandra Quinn Tis the season of mulled wine, warm apple cider, egg nog, Christmas work parties and of course Christmas shopping. While some people are made for this season and have been stocking up on the ideal presents since the middle of summer, others (let’s face it, most of us) live in dread of […]Continue Reading

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