Security tokens are gaining momentum as they gradually draw
more interest from institutional investors owing to a number of
benefits, ranging from a reduction of intermediaries to more
efficient settlement times. However, hurdles to mainstreaming
security tokens remain owing to a lack of liquidity and
certainty in regulation, according to panellists at the
Security Tokens Realised event in Hong Kong.
Compared to traditional securities, which have years of
history and established rules in place, there remains a lack of
rules concerning security tokens. The panellists agreed...