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Opening Private Capital Market Opportunities To Underserved Investors Using Blockchain Technology

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[Full House] To be put on the waitlist, please email Lijiayi@istox.com

Have you watched “Shark Tank” on Netflix and wished you could be one of the judges cherry-picking promising startups to invest in? Or envy the well-connected and well-heeled investors who invest in private capital markets and see their investments turn in ten to hundred fold returns?

Darren Ong, Head of Investor Sales, will share how iSTOX, a pioneering Singapore-based regulated digitized securities platform, addresses existing pain points in the private capital markets using blockchain and smart contract technology. iSTOX brings flexible bespoke innovation to underserved investors in an open and trusted environment.

Mah How Soon, Managing Director of RHT Capital Pte. Ltd, will speak about trends in the corporate advisory landscape, challenges experienced by private firms in their fundraising and growth efforts, and how they leverage on technology to increase the value-add.

Join us if you are ready to experience tomorrow’s capital markets today!

About the speaker:

Darren Ong is an accomplished banking professional with proven record in exceeding targets. As Head of Investor Sales at iSTOX, Darren is passionate about opportunities the proprietary iSTOX platform brings to underserved segments of the investing community and the platform’s mission of providing more choices and better opportunities to all.

Prior to joining iSTOX, his extensive experiences include Head of Citibank’s Equity and Treasury products desk, Segments Strategy and Management lead, and a top Citigold Private Client Relationship Manager, among other roles in Citi and ExxonMobil. He is also the founder of a fintech company which was incubated within Citi Venture’s D10X group.

Darren holds an MSc. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an MSc. in Financial Engineering from the National University of Singapore. He is a member of the American Engineering Honor society, Tau Beta Pi, a recipient of Reuters Book Prize, DBS Gold Medal and Rosemary Wojtowicz Fellowship Award.

Mah How Soon is the Managing Director of RHT Capital Pte. Ltd. How Soon has had many years of transactional and management experience in corporate finance in international and local financial institutions, and boutique advisory firms. He has played a key role in advising companies from many industries and countries on a wide range of transactions relating to both equity capital markets, and mergers and acquisitions.

How Soon is an independent Director of Katrina Group Ltd. and Clearbridge Health Limited, a Chartered Accountant (Singapore) and a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. He graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy with honours from Nanyang Business School, and a Master in Business Administration from The Chicago Booth School of Business.

About iSTOX:

Based in Singapore, iSTOX is the first regulated capital markets platform in any major financial center to support the end-to-end issuance, custody, and trading of digitized securities. Drawing on proprietary blockchain and smart contract technology, iSTOX features lower costs, greater transparency, more options for users, and greater opportunity for all.

iSTOX’s investors include Singapore Exchange, Temasek Holdings subsidiary Heliconia, and Kiatnakin Phatra.

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SGX Centre 1 (Building)

2 Shenton Way

#02-02

Singapore, 068804

Singapore

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