Why are investors turning their back on the stock market?

Public companies can no longer rely on hype Historically, the stock market has been synonymous with success, but the tide is turning on this sentiment. Some big-name brands have faced major embarrassment after their IPO hype fell flat. Aston Martin has wiped 42% off the value of its shares since last October, Uber and Lyft […]

8 things to consider when launching your own security token

Download our free ebook for support creating an STO More and more businesses are realising the advantages of emerging investment methods like tokenization. However, there’s a big difference between understanding its potential and launching your own Security Token Offer (STO).   In order to inspire confidence and help companies explore tokenization opportunities, WeOwn has launched a free […]

3 things to think about when launching an STO

Your checklist for a successful investment offer More and more businesses are realising the advantages of emerging investment methods like tokenization. However, there’s a big difference between understanding its potential and launching your own Security Token Offer (STO).   In order to inspire confidence and help companies explore tokenization opportunities, WeOwn has launched a new, free ebook analysing the […]

Where in the world should you launch your STO?

A quick guide to the best regions for digital investment offers Digital assets are attractive to many businesses because they break down geographical barriers and unlock new global investment opportunities. But even in this connected world, where there are no physical limits as to who can invest (unless you set them), location still needs careful […]

WeOwn: the Bloomberg of digital asset management

Our parallels with the world-famous terminal In every industry, there are pieces of technology that are used ubiquitously to make life easier. For the investment sector, this has historically been the Bloomberg terminal. But the way in which investors want to connect with companies is changing, and this is creating opportunities for new industry leaders to rival traditional models.    Companies like WeOwn are pioneering […]

3 reasons to create a Security Token Offering

A better investment method for growing businesses The global economy is powered by SMEs, yet it’s difficult for these businesses to secure the capital needed to keep growing.   There are around 30 million small and medium sized businesses across the world, and a high proportion of them are frustrated with the inaccessibility of fundraising methods […]

Public or private: what’s the best way to fundraise?

We weigh up the pros and cons of each approach There are often many obstacles that stand between company growth and access to capital. One is the sheer amount of decision making involved in the fundraising process – which is the best route to generating more money?   Most businesses lack the knowledge and confidence needed to progress the capital raising process. Often, they stumble early […]

Beware raising capital through issuance-only platforms

Building investor relationships needs long-term support Access to capital is one of the biggest challenges to business growth, so it’s exciting to see new tools entering the market that are making fundraising more accessible. But while these digital asset platforms are offering a quick connection to new investors, not all of them are quite as helpful as they first appear.   […]

Our Digital Marketplace is now live!

Launch your digital investment offer. Version 2.0 of our ground-breaking Digital Marketplace is now live, offering companies the opportunity to create security tokens, set up primary issuances and enable other dynamic features supporting end-to-end investment services.  The Digital Marketplace is an important milestone in our mission to change the way the market works. We are giving businesses greater control over the way they manage […]

In video: how can SMEs get greater access to capital?

We need to make fundraising more affordable Small businesses are the backbone of the global economy. They contribute significantly to national income, particularly in the developing world, where SMEs are responsible for almost two thirds of all employment.  Given their pivotal role, logic would dictate that the financial services industry is set up to support SME growth. […]

Why digital investment will come of age in 2019

This is the year that the token market will blow up In life – and business in particular – we’re frequently told don’t believe the hype. But this saying doesn’t always ring true when it comes to emerging technologies. For new tech to reach the mainstream it needs momentum, and this often comes in the form […]