Security Token Exchanges – The Complete List

Security Token Exchanges form an essential part of the security token ecosystem by providing access to tokens and liquidity.


Who are the movers and shakers in the Security Token Industry? Here is our curated list of the leading exchanges that look to underpin the STO ecosystem. Click on each exchange for more detailed analysis.

The Complete List



Archax is a new, regulated, institutional exchange for trading asset-backed tokens (digital securities, security tokens, etc.) based in London. Founded by experts from the financial markets and backed by an accomplished advisory board, Archax offers a credible bridge between the blockchain world and the traditional investment space.


ATLANT is addressing two of the most pertinent problems in real estate with its decentralized blockchain platform: Tokenized Ownership and global P2P Rentals.


Bancor Protocol™ is a standard for the creation of Smart Tokens™, cryptocurrencies with built-in convertibility directly through their smart contracts. Bancor utilizes an innovative token “Connector” method to enable formulaic price calculation and continuous liquidity for all compliant tokens, without needing to match two parties in an exchange. Smart Tokens™ interconnect to form token liquidity networks, allowing user-generated cryptocurrencies to thrive. For more information, please visit the website and read the Bancor Protocol™ Whitepaper.


All real-world assets are going to be tokenized. We are a fintech company that utilizes new technologies to expand the frontiers of traditional financing


Binance is a blockchain ecosystem comprised of Exchange, Labs, Launchpad, Info, Academy, Trust Wallet, and Blockchain Charity Foundation (BCF). Binance Exchange is one of the fastest and most popular cryptocurrency exchange platforms in the world, capable of processing over 1.4 million orders per second. The platform focuses on security, robustness, and execution speed - attracting enthusiasts and professional traders alike.


Blackmoon delivers fully automated trading strategies 24 hours a day. They do all the hard work for you. All you have to do is click, invest, trade.

Canadian Securities Exchange

Recognized as a stock exchange in 2004, the CSE began operations in 2003 to provide a modern and efficient alternative for companies looking to access the Canadian public capital markets. The CSE is set to launch a groundbreaking new blockchain-powered platform that will enable securities to be traded, cleared and settled in real-time. In keeping with the CSE's core philosophy of providing streamlined solutions to capital markets, this new platform is a natural fit with a primary use case of blockchain-based technology: improving the efficiency of authenticating transactions.


CEZEX is a next-generation exchange market for direct trading in digital assets. We operate a regulated marketplace where companies can list asset-backed security tokens — which can be traded by investors in a secondary market safeguarded by CEZEX. CEZEX offers 3 kinds of asset-types for trading: Derivatives, Cryptocurrencies, and Security tokens


Founded in June of 2012, Coinbase is a digital currency wallet and platform where merchants and consumers can transact with new digital currencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin.

Gibraltar Stock Exchange

The Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) is licensed by the Financial Services Commission (the Gibraltar regulator and competent authority) and has been open since 2014. The Gibraltar Stock Exchange operates the Main Market, an EU regulated market recognised by ESMA and by the United Kingdom's tax authority (HMRC) under S1005 (1)(b) Income Tax Act 2007.


Originally based in Beijing, Huobi is currently headquartered in Singapore and has offices in the United States, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong. The exchange offers more than 100 crypto pairs for trading, able to serve US customers as well through its HBUS exclusive US strategic partner. As of August 29th, 2018, Huobi achieved a back-door listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx) after purchasing a controlling 66.26% stake in Pantronics International Corporation, a manufacturer of electronic devices.


ICHX is founded on the principles of transparency, openness and innovation in the capital markets. We are committed to building better connections between securities issuers and the investment community by pioneering the issuance and exchange of Security Tokens (STO) in a regulated, transparent and efficient ecosystem. ICHX's STO exchange platform, iSTOX, promotes entrepreneurship and connects investors to a wider range of bespoke investment opportunities. We believe STOs will become the defining model for capital fundraising in the next decade, and we are on track to be the first regulated STO platform in Asia.


The KoreProtocol is a specification and protocol for tokenized securities. It is a multi-jurisdictional protocol that has been designed for the protection of investors, issues, and other participants of the private capital markets around the world. KoreTokens support identity validation, verification, suitability, issuance, participation, secondary trading, custodianship, M&A, exits, reporting, and disclosure.


As one of the largest and oldest Bitcoin exchanges in the world, Kraken is consistently named one of the best places to buy and sell crypto online, thanks to our excellent service, low fees, versatile funding options and rigorous security standards -- but this is only part of the story. We’ve been on the forefront of the blockchain revolution since 2011.


LXDX is a cryptocurrency exchange platform built to introduce new products and significantly improve the quality of execution for all users. Members get access to infrastructure combining the benefits of algorithmic smart routing and dark pool trading. The platform is built to the requirements of professionals with the mandate of bringing these features to everyday traders.

Malta Stock Exchange

For over 25 years, the Malta Stock Exchange has successfully fulfilled its role as an effective venue to raise capital finance. The Exchange provides a structure for admission of financial instruments to its recognized lists which may subsequently be traded on a regulated, transparent and orderly secondary market place. Located in a well-regulated, cost-efficient and reputable jurisdiction, the Malta Stock Exchange also offers a comprehensive range of back-office services including maintenance of share and bond registers, clearing and settlement and custody services through its in-house Central Securities Depository.


The New York Security Token ExchangeTM is the world leader in the Security Token market. We develop the world's most advanced, secure and fastest Security Token Exchange, fully compliant with SEC and FINRA regulations.


OKEx is currently headquartered in Malta and was founded in 2017 as a digital assets exchange. It has maintained a top 5 position on the leaderboard of exchanges by trading volume, often rated as the 2nd most liquid exchange. Its products range from standard crypto pairs, fiat-token trading, leveraged futures trading, and a crypto index tracker.

OpenFinance Network

OpenFinance Network is a U.S. regulated trading platform for digital alternative assets.


Palladium provides a holistic blockchain platform giving users a simple, unified crypto and banking experience. We handle the technical so you can focus on your assets.


Unlike archaic financial systems that are closed and proprietary, ours are open and connected. We’re making it easier for more people in more places to move, share, trade and invest money. And that doesn’t just change money. It changes everything.

SIX Digital Exchange

SIX Digital Exchange will be the first market infrastructure in the world to offer a fully integrated end to end trading, settlement and custody service for digital assets. The service will provide a safe environment for issuing and trading digital assets, and enable the tokenization of existing securities and non-bankable assets to make previously untradeable assets tradeable.


Templum provides a regulated, end-to-end solution for raising capital and secondary trading in the private market.


TokenMarket's blockchain based platform enables exciting technology startups to raise capital faster. Having raised over £240m for its clients, TokenMarket have done so by providing global everyday investors access to early stage opportunities alongside VCs and Angel investors. Further powering the platform are the securities exchanges in Malta and Dubai, encouraging faster liquidity in the market for security token offerings


tZERO aims to fundamentally revolutionize capital markets and truly address the inherent inefficiencies of Wall Street so that financial processes and investors are less beholden to legacy market structures.


VRBex aims to be the premier exchange for investors seeking to exchange or trade cryptocurrency and to invest in crypto-assets such as security tokens.

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