BlockEx and GB Capital Markets Inc. Partner to Open BlockExMarkets.com to US Accredited Investors

LONDON, May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —

BlockEx, the digital asset exchange provider for institutional-grade financial markets participants, has announced that it and GB Capital Markets Inc. (“GBCM”) have partnered to provide issuers access to the BlockExMarkets.com exchange platform in order to accept US institutional customers in a compliant manner. Under the agreement, BlockEx will offer its technology to European Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs ) that want to access US accredited investors through GBCM, a FINRA- registered broker-dealer.

Adam Leonard, CEO at BlockEx said: “We are delighted that the European market for ICOs and other digital asset tokens will now be open to US purchasers in a way that is compliant with US law. We expect the service to be available within 90 days.”

Scott Rothman, President at GBCM, added: “Both GB Capital Markets and BlockEx believe that the market for digital assets should be well regulated, and we’re happy to partner to bring this to the US.”