“”

DSO (Digital Security Offering)

March 20, 2019

A DSO is a Digital Security Offering. These are also commonly referred to as STOs (Security Token Offerings). A DSO is an SEC-qualified security. Unlike an ICO, a DSO is an actual financial security backed by tangible assets of a corporation. STOs may be backed by financial assets, shareholder rights (like voting rights), cap tables, and more. In other words, DSOs function very similarly to stocks. When you invest in a  DSO, you are investing in the assets of that company. Your DSO is digitally programmed ownership of the company registering the DSO.

Because DSOs are legitimate, SEC-qualified securities, you’ll be protected under Regulation A+ and SEC oversight laws.

CERES will issue DSOs (STOs) for investors who wish to access a blockchain for highly regulated industries.

To learn More, see our other Articles

The Case for Blockchain to Support the IoT
The Need for Blockchain in the Cannabis Industry After Federal Legalization
Ceres: Security Token Offering Spotlight
How Blockchain Can Ensure HIPAA Compliance in the Medical Marijuana Industry