VDX, the rapidly emerging digital asset platform, has announced a strategic alliance with MaiCapital, a Hong Kong Securities & Futures Commission (SFC)-licensed blockchain and virtual asset manager. This collaboration aims to bolster VDX’s upcoming Security Token Offering (STO) projects, enhancing its standing as a compliant digital asset exchange capable of executing intricate transactions in the fiercely competitive STO arena.
Upon receiving the necessary regulatory approvals, VDX will leverage its cutting-edge blockchain technology solutions to assist MaiCapital. Additionally, the partnership will involve consultations on pertinent compliance challenges related to STO initiatives. By pooling their expertise, the partnership anticipates an increase in trading volumes and liquidity, thereby enhancing capital efficiency. Both VDX and MaiCapital have identified a rising interest and demand for STO project listings and operations, and are committed to offering qualified investors compliant products with competitive returns and maximum protection.
Kennix Chan, Executive Director, and Co-founder at VDX, expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, “It is with great pleasure to work more closely with MaiCapital to further our service capabilities in the exciting STO space. VDX is committed to bridging the Web3 space with our reliable partners in traditional finance to offer our customers greater value and a better investing experience.”
MaiCapital, founded in 2018 by Stanford alumni Benedict Ho and Michael Wong, is a licensed virtual assets manager with Type 4 (advising on securities) and Type 9 (asset management) certifications from the SFC. The company manages two actively traded blockchain-themed hedge funds, both of which have experienced significant growth, increasing their total Assets Under Management (AUM) more than twenty-fold since 2019.
Benedict Ho, Managing Partner & CEO, and Co-founder at MaiCapital, highlighted the importance of this collaboration, stating, “Being a licensed virtual asset manager requires us to be exceptional in everything we do and working with VDX is a great way to further our reach in the digital assets space.”
VDX, established in 2021, is dedicated to building a reliable and compliant platform that bridges traditional finance with digital assets. The platform serves as a trusted gateway for brokers, banks, fund managers, and family offices to access the digital asset space in a compliant manner.
MaiCapital Limited is fully regulated by the Hong Kong Securities & Futures Commission (SFC) and is the first SFC Type 4 & 9 asset manager in Hong Kong to have a dedicated Blockchain asset operation. Leveraging its extensive experience in fund management and technology, MaiCapital offers institutionalized investment services in the Blockchain asset market.
VDX is headquartered in Hong Kong and is in the process of establishing a world-class digital asset platform. Committed to delivering regulated, reliable, safe, and fair services to global investors and financial institutions, VDX bridges traditional finance and digital assets. The platform provides a reliable gateway for brokers, banks, fund managers, and family offices to access the digital asset space in full compliance with regulations.