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12.07.18
Swarm Launches Support for Fiat Currencies on their Security Token Marketplace

MIAMI [Crypto Pro Miami Beach] — DEC 7, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), a non-profit providing open infrastructure for digital securities, announced today its integration with Mercury FX, a trusted global currency specialist. Through this integration, investors using Swarm’s platform can now commit funds using over 30 fiat currencies, including USD, EUR, CHF and GBP. “It’s … Continue reading Swarm Launches Support for Fiat Currencies on their Security Token Marketplace

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10.10.18
Swarm Adds Philip Potter as Advisor as it Expands Financial Infrastructure Offerings

PALO ALTO, CA — OCTOBER 10, 2018 — Swarm, the infrastructure for the future of investing, today announced Philip Potter’s appointment to its Advisory Board. Potter will provide Swarm with strategic guidance as the company expands its financial infrastructure offerings and continues to position itself for widespread adoption by investors, issuers, and exchanges. “Swarm is … Continue reading Swarm Adds Philip Potter as Advisor as it Expands Financial Infrastructure Offerings

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09.14.18
Swarm Partners With Monarch to Support SWM & SRC20 Tokens

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 14, 2018 — Monarch Blockchain Corporation has announced its strategic partnership with Swarm, a non-profit building infrastructure for the future of finance. Through the partnership all SRC20 security tokens, as well as the SWM utility token, will be supported on the Monarch Wallet. There is no globally consistent and scalable way to buy and sell … Continue reading Swarm Partners With Monarch to Support SWM & SRC20 Tokens

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08.30.18
Swarm Fund Joins the OpenFinance Network

PALO ALTO, CA — AUGUST 30, 2018 — Swarm Fund, the blockchain for private equity, has entered an agreement to list security tokens on OpenFinance Network (OFN), the trading platform for tokenized securities. OFN continues to establish key partnerships throughout the crypto and blockchain industries while serving a global network of investors across various securities … Continue reading Swarm Fund Joins the OpenFinance Network

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08.29.18
Swarm Announces Market Access Protocol (MAP) for Security Token Trading

PALO ALTO, CA — AUGUST 29, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced the release of its Market Access Protocol (MAP) for tokenized security trading. Currently, there are several qualifications that must align for security tokens to be traded compliantly. For a transaction to be rendered fully compliant at the point of … Continue reading Swarm Announces Market Access Protocol (MAP) for Security Token Trading

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08.15.18
Robinhood Equity Token Goes Live for Funding on Swarm

PALO ALTO, CA — AUGUST 15, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced that pre-funding of the Robinhood Equity Token (RHET) is now live on the Swarm platform. Starting today, accredited investors can reserve their stake in a fund created for the purpose of holding equity in Robinhood. The first security … Continue reading Robinhood Equity Token Goes Live for Funding on Swarm

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08.08.18
Swarm Introduces Swarm Masternodes to Scale its Decentralized, Trusted Network

PALO ALTO, Calif. — AUGUST 8, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today introduced Swarm Masternodes to scale its decentralized, trustless network. Until now, the Swarm network has been powered by four nodes which process all transactions on the blockchain. As the network scales, Swarm Masternodes will fuel a path towards greater decentralization with … Continue reading Swarm Introduces Swarm Masternodes to Scale its Decentralized, Trusted Network

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07.25.18
Swarm Fund Partners with MakerDAO to Bring Dai Token to Platform

PALO ALTO, CA — JULY 25, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced that it has partnered with decentralized autonomous organization MakerDAO to integrate the Dai token into the Swarm platform. This will give Swarm’s community of accredited investors a greater capability to lock in crypto prices, using the world’s first decentralized stablecoin … Continue reading Swarm Fund Partners with MakerDAO to Bring Dai Token to Platform

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06.27.18
Swarm tokenizes Dash Masternodes, announces support for Dash for security token investments

PALO ALTO — JUNE 27, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced the launch of DMN Token representing fractional ownership of a Dash masternode, extending block rewards and voting rights to all token holders. Additionally, investors may now use Dash to participate in all investment opportunities on Swarm’s marketplace. “Dash is a leader … Continue reading Swarm tokenizes Dash Masternodes, announces support for Dash for security token investments

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06.13.18
Swarm Launches Secondary Market for Robinhood, Ripple, and Didi

SHANGHAI [CES Asia] — JUNE 13, 2018 — Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced the launch of tokens representing equity in individual tech companies, allowing Swarm investors to purchase security tokens representing fractional shares in private companies. Sourced through partners who acquire equity from former employees, these secondaries provide liquidity to exiting … Continue reading Swarm Launches Secondary Market for Robinhood, Ripple, and Didi

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05.14.18
Swarm.Fund Lists FarmCoin Venture Fund to Provide Unique Investment Opportunity Supporting Africa’s Unbanked

Swarm, the blockchain for private equity, today announced that it will make available an investment in the FarmCoin pan-African financial and commodities ecosystem via its marketplace. This will give investors not only a unique investment opportunity in one of the prime “unbanked” global markets, but also the chance to lend a helping hand to improve … Continue reading Swarm.Fund Lists FarmCoin Venture Fund to Provide Unique Investment Opportunity Supporting Africa’s Unbanked

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05.11.18
SparkLabs Engages with Argon Group to Launch the First Startup Accelerator Security Token Offering

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SparkLabs Group, which has the largest accelerator network in Asia and operates global venture capital funds, has engaged with Argon Group, a leading digital finance advisory firm, to launch the first startup accelerator security token offering through their Smart City & Smart Planet Fund (sparklabs.tokenhub.com). The … Continue reading SparkLabs Engages with Argon Group to Launch the First Startup Accelerator Security Token Offering

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04.03.18
Swarm Fund Announces Viejo San Juan Comunidad RE Holdings as First Puerto Rico Redevelopment Fund

PALO ALTO, Calif. and SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Swarm Fund, the blockchain for private equity, today announced its second Real Estate fund, the Viejo San Juan Comunidad RE Holdings Fund. The fund, available to Swarm Fund’s accredited investors, will target redevelopment of property and other projects in the “Old San … Continue reading Swarm Fund Announces Viejo San Juan Comunidad RE Holdings as First Puerto Rico Redevelopment Fund

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03.27.18
Connecting Blockchain Tokenization with Real Assets and Encouraging Impact Investing

With the use of a regulatory-compliant framework that connects tokenization with real assets, Swarm Fund is allowing investors better and easier access to those assets than traditional capital markets. The Swarm Fund framework is not only being applied to professional and alternative asset classes, but also to the realm of impact investing. This is allowing … Continue reading Connecting Blockchain Tokenization with Real Assets and Encouraging Impact Investing

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03.26.18
Three Token Darlings, and What They Say About Crypto Now

Three tokens that have been consistently garnering attention in the crypto space are NEO, OMG and Dash. Each has been doing so for their own reasons, but as a collective, they also provide a pretty good illustration of three emerging use cases for tokens today, while putting on display examples of what crypto is getting … Continue reading Three Token Darlings, and What They Say About Crypto Now

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03.15.18
Swarm Fund Welcomes Chris Eberle as COO for Fast-Growing Decentralized Capital Marketplace

Facebook’s former Head of Media Partner Services & Operations joins Swarm’s mission to democratize investing PALO ALTO, Calif.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced the hiring of Chris Eberle as Chief Operating Officer. A Harvard Business School alumnus and 20-year digital veteran with leadership roles at Facebook, Federated Media, Meebo (Google), and … Continue reading Swarm Fund Welcomes Chris Eberle as COO for Fast-Growing Decentralized Capital Marketplace

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03.14.18
Swarm Fund Issues Largest Utility Token Airdrop of Its Kind with “SWM March Madness 20/20”

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(GLOBE NEWSWIRE)–Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced the launch of an unprecedented airdrop of its SWM token occurring through the rest of March and April in a promotion it is calling “SWM March Madness 20/20.” Swarm is offering three ways through which its community can receive added SWM tokens during … Continue reading Swarm Fund Issues Largest Utility Token Airdrop of Its Kind with “SWM March Madness 20/20”

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03.13.18
Swarm Fund Launches First Live Security Token Framework Alpha With Integrated Token Wallet and Other New Features

PALO ALTO, Calif. (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Swarm (www.swarm.fund), the blockchain for private equity, today announced that the first major update to the Swarm Asset Management Network Alpha is now live. With this release, Swarm Fund token (SWM) wallets are now integrated with the Alpha Platform. In addition, SWM token holders can now start voting on … Continue reading Swarm Fund Launches First Live Security Token Framework Alpha With Integrated Token Wallet and Other New Features

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02.10.18
How Will Cryptocurrency Impact The Housing Crisis?

Rumor has it cryptocurrency is the hot new way for techies to get “hilariously rich,” although bitcoin veterans often tout cypherpunks’ penchant for disrupting centralized power structures. The real estate market is perhaps one of the clearest reflections of this conflict. Bitcoin-realestate.com lists hundreds of upscale properties on sale for cryptocurrency. Bitcoin users can use … Continue reading How Will Cryptocurrency Impact The Housing Crisis?

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02.01.18
Cryptocurrency Enabled Real Estate Fund Launches in US

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01.24.18
Swarm Announces Inaugural Funds, Confirms On-Track Product Release

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Swarm Fund, the blockchain for private equity, today unveiled the first two funds running on its network, and confirmed the on-track timing of its initial product release date, set for January 29th, 2018. At launch, members of the Swarm will have the ability to invest in the platform’s Distressed Real Estate and … Continue reading Swarm Announces Inaugural Funds, Confirms On-Track Product Release

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01.05.18
Cryptocurrency at CES: 5 Questions With Swarm Fund CEO Philipp Pieper

At CES 2018, cryptocurrency and blockchain leaders will gather for the inaugural CoinAgenda Summit and Digital Money Forum event at CES. Among the speakers—Swarm Fund CEO Philipp Pieper, who runs what’s described as the world’s first cooperative ownership and investment platform. The AI-driven Swarm Fund bridges digital currency and real assets with a blockchain-based platform … Continue reading Cryptocurrency at CES: 5 Questions With Swarm Fund CEO Philipp Pieper

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12.13.17
2017: The Year of the Initial Coin Offering

There’s been much hand-wringing by wealth advisers over skyrocketing initial coin offerings (ICOs) in 2017, and for good reason. Through the end of November, ICOs raised more than $3.6bn (£2.7bn), according to CoinDesk, a crypto currency data tracker. ICOs are essentially loosely regulated crowdfunding campaigns. Companies issue digital tokens, which investors buy using crypto currencies, … Continue reading 2017: The Year of the Initial Coin Offering

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11.27.17
Swarm Fund brings institutional investment opportunities to crypto investors

The team behind Swarm Fund, a decentralised capital marketplace that provides cryptocurrency investors with access to institutional style investments, has raised USD5.5 million through its public token sale. Swarm has appointed serial tech entrepreneur Philipp Pieper as its CEO. The firm has also had what it calls its first ‘liquid democracy’ vote. During the sale, … Continue reading Swarm Fund brings institutional investment opportunities to crypto investors

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11.16.17
Swarm Fund Announces Results of Public Token Sale, Appoints Philipp Pieper CEO

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Swarm Fund, a decentralized capital marketplace that provides cryptocurrency investors access to high-return, institutional-style investment funds backed by real-world assets, today announced it raised a total of $5.5 million through its public token sale, appointed co-founder Philipp Pieper as its Chief Executive Officer, and successfully held the first liquid democracy vote on … Continue reading Swarm Fund Announces Results of Public Token Sale, Appoints Philipp Pieper CEO

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11.07.17
Public Token Sale and First Vote are Complete

First of all, we want to thank you for the success of our open sale period. We raised $5.5mm in a combination of fiat, Bitcoin, Ether, and in-kind services and are now off to the races in our platform development.  Our first vote was also a success, with the voting weight clearly indicating the fourth … Continue reading Public Token Sale and First Vote are Complete

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10.31.17
Swarm Closes $5.5 Million ICO for Alternative Investment Fund

Swarm, a cooperative ownership fund for investment assets, has raised $5.5 million in an initial coin offering (ICO). Philipp Pieper, a partner at the company, told CoinDesk that 637 contributors took part in the token sale, which was split into two phases. All told, those backing the project gave 18,048 ethers in exchange for 8,171,014 … Continue reading Swarm Closes $5.5 Million ICO for Alternative Investment Fund

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10.25.17
Announcing Inclusion of the Swarm Fund Platform Token, SWM, in Jaxx

25th October 2017 – Decentral Community Space – Toronto – Today Jaxx is excited to announce support for the Swarm Fund platform token, SWM, in the Jaxx ecosystem.

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10.20.17
Swarm Fund Opens Public Token Sale for Self-Governed Cryptocurrency Fund Platform

Company to Exhibit at Money 20/20 2017, at Booth #1428 PALO ALTO, CALIF. — Swarm Fund, a decentralized capital marketplace that provides cryptocurrency investors access to high-return, institutional-style investment funds backed by real-world assets, today announced the opening of its public token sale, slated to run from October 21 through October 27, 2017. The fund … Continue reading Swarm Fund Opens Public Token Sale for Self-Governed Cryptocurrency Fund Platform

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10.17.17
Swarm Fund aims to democratize investing

Bankless Times by TONY ZERUCHA – The team behind a new blockchain-based platform believes they have the key to letting the crowd go where only the entitled few have been allowed to invest. Swarm Fund opens up high-return asset classes like private equity and hedge funds to the masses while bringing the collective finances of … Continue reading Swarm Fund aims to democratize investing

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09.15.17
Swarm Fund holds ICO to raise capital for multi-manager platform

HFM Week – James Harvey Swarm Fund has announced the launch of an SEC-registered initial coin offering (ICO) to raise money for a multi-manager investment platform. Swarm, which is based in Palo Alto, California, was launched in 2014 by Joel Dietz, Philipp Pieper and Timo Lehes as a blockchain-based investment platform. The firm describes its… … Continue reading Swarm Fund holds ICO to raise capital for multi-manager platform

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09.14.17
Blockchain Panic: China Drops the Hammer on ICOs

Swarm wants to just use crypto-currencies to turn real estate and venture deals into virtual mutual funds small investors can get into. The plan is to create two types of crypto-currencies, a “utility” token that lets buyers into the platform, and a “SUN sub-token” that represents actual investment and can be bought or sold openly… … Continue reading Blockchain Panic: China Drops the Hammer on ICOs

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09.13.17
Swarm Fund launches ICO for alternative platform

Wealth Investor – Beverly Chandler “I am now more interested in the automation of institutional finance and how to use platforms to make it more efficient to match a corporation with investors or use a new layer of infrastructure.” The result is the Swarm fund which takes the initial coin offering (ICO) route to raise … Continue reading Swarm Fund launches ICO for alternative platform

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09.06.17
Swarm Fund Launches Compliance – Oriented Token Offering Tailored to Evolving Regulatory Environment

Introduces Liquid Democracy Self-Governance Structure, Provides Ownership to Crypto Token Holders PALO ALTO, CALIF. — Swarm Fund, a decentralized capital marketplace that provides cryptocurrency investors access to high-return, institutional-style investment funds backed by real-world assets, detailed the compliance-oriented structure of its initial coin offering today, slated to run from September 7 through September 22, 2017. … Continue reading Swarm Fund Launches Compliance – Oriented Token Offering Tailored to Evolving Regulatory Environment

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08.31.17
Swarm, a Collaborative Ownership Platform for Real Assets Engages WINGS for Price Discovery and Evaluation

WINGS evaluators will be paid 1.5% of Swarm tokens sold for price discovery and promotion of the token sale ​ Zug, Switzerland — Swarm Fund, a collaborative ownership platform for real assets, today announced the terms of the WINGS engagement for their upcoming token generation event on September 7, 2017. WINGS is an Ethereum-based platform … Continue reading Swarm, a Collaborative Ownership Platform for Real Assets Engages WINGS for Price Discovery and Evaluation

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