Blockchain-based stakeholder registry platform for security token offerings Vertalo has announced its partnership with VerifyInvestor.com, a platform created to authenticate investors or allow investors to authenticate themselves.
August 6, 2018
In the summer of 2017, as blockchain DApp and Protocol projects rushed to write white papers and harness the power of the ICO (initial coin offering) to raise non-dilutive funding from ‘contributors’, there was a sudden need for documents to support these efforts. With millions of dollars being raised prior to product development or often incorporation, project leaders and their advisors sought methods to short-circuit the expense and time-consuming processes that had preceded the ICO era. Enter the SAFT (Simple Agreement for Future Tokens).
August 3, 2018
Vertalo, a compliance platform for regulated security token offerings and stakeholder registry, has announced that they would be partnering with OpenFinance Network, a trading platform for tokenized securities.
July 27, 2018
Concept developed By Dave Hendricks, William Baxter, and Gautam Gujral.
SeriesX founded and begins raising a Friends-and-Family round.
• $2.7 million pre-money
• $3.2 million post-money
Accepted into Capital Factory Accelerator.
Launched Registry Platform in private beta.
Decide to refactor platform to incorporate blockchain-based Stints.
Started work on Whitepaper and Tokenomics
Accepted into Texas Venture Labs Accelerator.
Accepted into VenturexCrushFG.
Implemented certification on Ethereum Rinkeby testnet.
Started raising Seed-2 Preferred round.
• $5 million pre-money
• $6.5 million post-money
Established Vertalo SEZC subsidiary in Cayman Islands.
Transferred SeriesX IP to Vertalo.
Added support for MetaMask.
Developed upgradable Talos V1 platform utility token for compliance with securities regulations.
Distributed Talos V1 tokens to Vertalo and SeriesX partners.
Runner up in SXSW Blockchain Challenge.
Vertalo PPM and security token offering documents completed. Start private sale of Vertalo Equity Security Token (VEST).
Develop Talos V2 for private-placement buyers.
Private sale of Vertalo Equity Security Token (VEST) and TALOS network tokens
Launch private beta.
Early access to the platform for selected participants. This is a step to get early feedback and iteration on the initial platform app feature set.
Registry is the application for security token issuers, which lets them handle all investors and project associates in a single place.
MetaMask is an easy method of Ethereum-based DApp access for many, but many users have other preferred methods of managing their Ethereum access on the desktop and on mobile devices. The platform will broaden its support for accessing blockchain related features to other popular clients with DApp features.
Launch with strategic partner
Vertalo public launch.
Projected VEST token lock-up ends.