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Here you’ll find insights, opinions and musings that will help you understand who we are, what we are doing and why it matters.
Voluntary Carbon Standards Initiatives Are Still Too Complex
February 27, 2024
Methodologies, standards and regulatory initiatives must be harmonised for voluntary carbon markets to work efficiently
Two important carbon-related announcements were made in late February.  The first was issued by the European Council and European Parliament who reached a provisional political agreement to establish the first EU-level certification framework for permanent carbon removals, carbon farming and carbon storage in products. The voluntary framework is intended to facilitate and speed up the…
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February 21, 2024
A Blog from Brussels
Reflections by Richard Baker. On the 20th of February, Tokenovate attended an event at the European Parliament in Brussels titled “The Future of Digital Finance Strategy of the EU: A Global Perspective”. The event was hosted by the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) in collaboration with Ondrej Kovařík, MEP, who sits on the EU’s Committee…
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February 15, 2024
A Tokenovate podcast double!
Tokenovate featured in Fintech TV and Untangling Web3 Earlier this week, not one but two different interviews featuring Tokenovate Founder and CEO Richard Baker were published. You can listen to them both below. In Alec and Jack's Untangling Web3 podcast, they covered how to revamp derivatives trading using blockchain, smart contracts and tokenisation of digital…
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January 29, 2024
On the chain
We are pleased to be featured in an in-depth article in Best Execution about how blockchain is shaking up the post-trade process. You can read the full article here. In the piece, our CEO and Founder Richard Baker talks about the opportunities and benefits implementing smart contracts have on the post-trade ecosystem, including:
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January 17, 2024
Unpacking post-trade pain points
Is your portfolio risk exposure an accurate representation of its instruments? How can you manage the lifecycle of OTC trades better? Those are just two questions many organisations active in derivative trading are grappling with today.  In this post, we aim to answer these questions as well as unpack a number of pain points for…
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December 19, 2023
A Year to Remember
By Richard Baker & Gerard Banaszkiewicz, Founders of Tokenovate Building a business is a tireless activity. Doing it in a fast-paced, dynamic and ever-evolving industry doubles the intensity. Viewing Tokenovate’s progress in 2023 through that lens makes us very proud and incredibly excited about 2024. Let us share some thoughts on where we are and…
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December 5, 2023
Excellence in Exeter
Last week, our Founder and CEO Richard delivered a popular guest lecture at the business school of the University of Exeter. Exeter, a charming city dating back to the Roman era, is located in Devon in the southwest of England, and its university is constantly ranked as one of the very best in the UK.…
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