VNX Exchange, an asset-backed token issuance and trading platform, announced today the launch of its platform and the first offering of asset-backed tokens.
The first digital asset offering of 3 million EUR is backed by proceeds from investment into convertible bonds issued by Streami Inc. a leading blockchain company in South Korea. Streami Inc. is the owner of GOPAX – a top Korean crypto exchange and DASK – regulated national crypto depositary service.
The first offering was announced at the “Ring the bell” ceremony by Alexander Tkachenko, CEO and founder of VNX Exchange, in the presence of Pierre Gramegna, Luxembourg Minister of Finance, and In-kyu Park, The Embassy of the Republic of Korea to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
During the occasion, Pierre Gramegna said that “VNX is one of the success stories of Luxembourg House of Financial Technology, the LHoFT.” He also said that the announced deal with the Korean company shows that FinTech brings all people together from around the world.
“Streami offering demonstrates the real use case of asset-backed tokens to finance VC investments, – said Alexander Tkachenko, CEO and founder, VNX Exchange. We are changing the way how venture funds can raise capital and increase returns”
“I strongly believe in the development of the asset-backed digital financial instruments. VNX offering shows how fundraising for the VC industry may evolve and by extension implications to the financial industry. I am very excited and proud that Streami is the first offering presented at VNX platform,” – commented Junhaeng Lee, co-founder, and CEO of Streami.