Digital asset custodian Hex Trust has expanded its regulated footprint in Europe, winning registration from France's Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) and Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR).
Hex Trust Managing Director Calvin Shen, spoke to Blockworks about how the US regulatory landscape is unsurprisingly encouraging companies and investors to diversify to other jurisdictions like the Middle East, Asia and Europe.
Head of Custody, Giorgia Pellizzari, breaks down how crypto regulation needs to move forward for effective investor protection, starting with establishing clear rules for custodians to operate transparently and legally.
CFO Andrew Economos sat down with CNBC News to discuss crypto’s resilient response to the on-going banking crisis, as well as the technological changes occurring in the financial services sector as it moves away from TradFi to DeFi.
CEO Alessio Quaglini sat down with CNBC to discuss the SEC's role in investor protection, as well as the difference between exchanges providing custody and a qualified custodian providing real custody with asset segregation.
Chairman of Hex Trust Advisory Board Colin Brooks shares his thoughts on the need for stronger protection of investor assets post-FTX, how professional custodians can help resolve the issue of asset safety & why exchanges must collaborate with custodians to develop new, safer models.
HT Markets, a member of the Hex Trust Group, now provides staking support for Hedera, an enterprise-grade public ledger for the decentralized economy, enabling financial institutions to participate in staking the protocol’s native token HBAR.
Hex Trust CEO Alessio Quaglini shared with Forkast News on how institutional-grade custodians can help investors safely access tokenization of fixed income products under Hong Kong's changing digital asset regulation landscape.
Hex Trust, a Hong Kong startup offering custody services for crypto assets, has seen its valuation rise 10-fold in a year to $300 million with a financing round led by Animoca Brands and Liberty City Ventures.
Hex Trust will serve as custodian and provide financial services to gamers in Animoca Brands’ ecosystem, which includes The Sandbox, according to the press release. The services will also include banking services for NFTs and other crypto assets, the statement said.
Hex Trust, a Hong Kong-based digital asset custodian, has appointed Colin Brooks as chairman of its advisory board. First appointed to the advisory board in July 2020, Brooks has over 35 years of experience in the securities industry, including 30 years in Asia.
As attitudes towards digital assets become more positive, the next few years will see the digital asset industry become more mature, with clearer regulations around digital assets and the establishment of a vibrant digital ecosystem.
Hex Trust, a Hong Kong-based digital asset custodian for the banking sector, has partnered with Chainalysis, a blockchain analysis and cryptocurrency crime expert, to enhance the compliance features of its custody platform.
Blockchain monitoring platform Parsiq has teamed up with Hong Kong-based digital asset custodian Hex Trust to provide bank-level security for digital assets. While keeping Parsiq’s PRQ tokens safe, the partnership also offers Hex Trust’s clients additional security with enterprise-grade monitoring.
Hex Trust is proud to be the only licenced custodian supporting the launch of Mirror Protocol by our partners Terraform Labs. The platform enables a way to mint crypto assets that mimic the value of shares in publicly traded companies like Apple or Tesla.
Working as a globally-acclaimed digital asset custodian for DeFi and CeFi systems, Hex Trust has announced its strategic collaboration with Terra, a leading brand name in stablecoins and blockchain firms.
Our CEO, Alessio Quaglini, was interviewed on the 'Thinking Crypto' YouTube Channel. The topics discussed include Institutional and banking demand for digital assets rising, Ex-HSBC Head of Custody - Colin Brooks, joining our Team, Our integration with Tezos and how we're working with R3.
The Block recently interviewed us as part of their institutional infrastructure series along with the other major custodians in the industry. Topics discussed include feedback on security methods, roadblocks regarding regulations...
We were invited by IBM to write an article for their website on how Digital Asset Custody is evolving. Alessio Quaglini, our CEO, shared his thoughts on how the role of custodians will be a critical building block for the new financial markets infrastructure.
DigFin wrote about our digital assets custody partnership with Mason Privatbank Liechtenstein. It dives into how we integrate our solutions with the bank’s technology, enabling clients to trade while their assets never leave our secure custody.
Leading digital asset custodian in Asia, Hex Trust, announced on Wednesday that it had joined hands with the Celo Alliance. As a part of the ‘Alliance for Prosperity,’ Hex Trust will provide custody support to Celo Blockchain’s native token, Celo Gold.
Thank you to Distributed Ledger Consulting and Dr. Sven Hildebrandt for featuring us in the 1st Digital Assets Custody Study. Just click on "Download PDF" on their Homepage in order to download the Study.
Video interview (English Subtitles) with our CEO, Alessio Quaglini and our Operations Manager, Man Hay Hong. In the interview we share how Hex Trust was formed and how we connect traditional financial institutions with the blockchain market.
We conducted an interview with Alessio Quaglini, the Managing Partner of Hex Trust who has extensive experience in Investment Banking, Financial Services and regulation. He shared with us his views on the digital asset custody sector.
Hex Trust (Hex Capital) began existence in 2017, when Alessio Alessio Quaglini, an ex-banker (BBVA, First Abu Dhabi Bank) teamed up with Rafal Czerniawski, a bank technologist (CLSA, Betatron) and Marc Amez-Droz, a serial entrepreneur with experience in different industries.