Tokenization & Issuance of Private Shares

SIX Digital Exchange successfully tokenizes private shares on its regulated blockchain-based Central Securities Depository in partnership with F10 and Aequitec. Watch the interview with Massimo Butti, Head of Equity SDX, Andreas Iten, CEO F10, and Christian Wilk, CEO Aequitec to learn about the issuance.

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Interview with Massimo Butti (SDX), Andreas Iten (F10), and Christian Wilk (Aequitec)


  • 0:00 – 0:50 – Intro
  • 0:51 – 4:08 – What was the motivation and value proposition for F10 to tokenize shares on the SDX platform?
  • 4:09 – 6:49 – What is the role of Aequitec in the private shares issuance?
  • 6:50 – 9:39 What is the biggest advantage of using DLT in the private shares issuance?
  • 9:40 – 11:54 What are the key advantages of adopting a digital cap table?
  • 11:55 – 14:34 What are the operational and procedural steps that Aequitec has undertake to support the issuance?
  • 14:35 – 18:05 What are the key features that Aequitec and SDX should develop in the future in terms of equities?

Read about SDX’s successful tokenization of private shares on its regulated blockchain-based Central Securities Depository here.

About F10

F10 is a global innovation ecosystem with offices in Zurich, Singapore, Madrid, Barcelona. F10’s mission is to unite tech startups with big business to shape the future of banking and insurances. F10 was founded and sponsored by SIX, a global financial infrastructure provider and operator of the Swiss and Spanish stock exchanges. Today it is joined by a global cohort of influential banks, consultancies, insurers and tech firms.

About Aequitec

Founded in 2020 by Johannes Schneebacher, Dr. Christian Wilk, and Deon Digital AG, Aequitec helps stock and private companies to digitize their corporate governance processes. The Zurich-based startup supports its customers with a specially developed software platform. This offers the possibility to automate and digitally map corporate actions. This enables stock corporations, for instance, to hold their general meetings digitally or hybrid and to digitize their share register with a global connection to the banking financial system. The main shareholders are currently the founders and the start-up incubator F10.

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