The "T+3" settlement cycle of the financial markets remained unchanged since 1994 – over the same three decades which witnessed the revolutionary birth of the internet.
High latency prevails with heavy intermediary involvement
Traditional project financing and company fund-raising are largely localised and time-consuming.
Tokenisation facilitates access to a global pool of fund-raising capabilities yet requires compliance with regulations in different jurisdictions.
Missing universal standards, high volatility, incomplete DLT solutions shake market certainty
The fragmented trading landscape, with limited liquidity by low institutional participation, calls for a united solution
At present time, there is no single Blockchain that is fit-for-purpose for global capital markets and regulated financial institutions. A bona fide solution is needed for the challenges interpolated amongst the financial legacies, funding limitations and Tokenised Securities fragmentation.
With the inevitable market evolution, our development empowers entities to break boundaries of financial industries with blockchain technologies and closes the liquidity gap of securities offerings.
Fundamentally disrupting conventional capital markets is the STACS innovation – fully-compliant token standard, accessible tokenised securities trading capabilities, global network of investor confidence.
“Not Reinventing The Wheel, Just Making It Spin Faster!”
The STACS Protocol has the goal to radically transform the capital markets with Distributed Ledger Technology and show leadership in the space, addressing Capital Markets inefficiencies by unlocking the tremendous potential of Tokenised Securities and Digital Assets.
The STACS global hybrid permissioned-public blockchain architecture applies all users in the financial community – Verified Partners, Issuers, Investors, Technology Providers and Regulators.
STACS dynamically bridges the worldwide network in finance, tokenised securities and blockchain technologies, maintaining enterprise autonomy while creating an ecosystem of digitised financial services adhering to the strictest regulatory standards.
Tokenised Securities are second-generation tokens which can be backed by a wide variety of assets beyond traditional equities and bonds. They provide financial rights to an investor as bankable investments with the anticipatable profits in the future.
Reducing the cost of middleman commissions through enforcing zero intermediaries between the issuers and investors
Hard-coded, immutable blockchain technology in line with regulatory clarity in a market compliance environment for reporting purposes
Presenting fractional ownership and a true market that never sleeps – with cost reductions – and by establishing a network for secondary trading
Lowered barriers to trade execution, clearing and settlement with efficient collateral management
Unleash illiquid asset value to attain enhanced financing and trading capabilities
Global 24/7 free market for trading
All asset classes are applicable
As T+0 becomes a reality, STACS bypasses trade interferences and eliminates T+3 settlement periods
Encounter zero resistance by avoiding major restructuring difficulties, saving high R&D costs while adopting the benefits of blockchain
Our infrastructure paves the way for a worldwide integration of institutions without disrupting the economic flow of autonomy in finance
Secure for all clients within a collaborative marketplace to expand upon open-sourced initiatives
Usage of DLT and institutional-grade governance for an enhanced financing structure
Next-generation co-governance ecology via global regulated networks abiding to the strictest of financial regulations
Suited for regulatory reporting with market compliance and clarity, customisable to respective client jurisdictions
Smart Contract Technologies Adhering to Strict KYC/AML Standards
Competitively Higher TPS
Permissioned-Public Hybrid Structure
Free-to-deploy permissioned blockchain system running in parallel with existing operational infrastructure for seamless business adaptation.
Open-sourced public chain with direct pluggable access to an all-inclusive marketplace.
Permissioned Chain (Performance Supremacy — overcomes the low performance levels in public Blockchains)
Public Chain (Global Consensus— allows full public consensus and transparency not available in private Blockchains)
Costless enterprise transformation with auditable data points, utilising blockchain solutions, at no integrative inertia. Highly-scalable STACS rewards as part of a global-outreach network.
Direct access to worldwide secondary liquidity and investment opportunities, via fractionalised ownership, at immediate executions and lower trading fees.
Issuance of any asset class at a 24/7 global marketplace, through regulated VPs, with a wide outreach to liquidity pool of whitelisted investors and efficient go-to-market processes.
Collaborative, open-sourced approach with developers and APIs to freely build apps/platforms, monetising on a global network and STO market.
Ease in adherence towards regulatory standards with automated reporting and instantly-available, fully-auditable records.
An All-Encompassing Ecosystem of Regulated Exchanges,
Blockchain Platforms and Networks, Technological Services
1st Global Stock Exchange to Run a Regulated Crypto-Exchange
Assets Guaranteed by International Top-Tier Insurers
Adherence to the Strictest of Regulatory Environments
Triple-Layer Credibility In Securities Practices – Unification of Traditional Finance, Blockchain Technologies and Codes of Practices
The thought leadership behind the STACS technology and structure stays rooted in years of innovation – forming world-leading and institutional-grade Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) and Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX). The minds involved in forming the STACS protocol stem from regulatory expertise and know-how in traditional finance, blockchain and codes of practices
The STACS allows you to access a global liquidity pool of whitelisted investors, offers enhanced client services with complete
blockchain solutions, experiences new investment markets via STOs and digitally transforms your business.
With a first-mover advantage for its users, STACS is the highly-anticipated proprietary technology to enhance
liquidity and capital exposure, where the first version of live implementation is expected by Q1 2019.