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ADDX, the Singapore securities exchange tokenizes global private equity fund

The Singapore-based digital securities exchange, ADDX announces tokenization of an allocation through Partners Group. More so, The allocation is for a global private equity fund.

Also, Partners Group is a private equity firm on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

ADDX Tokenization Details

Notably, this is the first allocation from a major private equity firm. That’s how to describe the allocation from the Partners Group Global Value SICAV Fund according to ADDX in a statement.

In 2007,The EUR 5.5-billion Partners Group Global Value SICAV Fund, which went live. Additionally, it has exposure to over 500 fundamentals companies and assets.

Also, it has wide diversities across North America with 43%, Europe at about 40% then Asia Pacific at 13% Also, the rest of the world holds around 4%

ADDX tokenize fund units will offer in fractional sizes and through the use blockchain technology.

For instance, this will allow investors with accreditation to join in the fund. However, this will be with a minimum ticket size of US$10,000 when in comparison to US$100,000.

Also, this is the basic requirements to gain permission into the private equity funds.

“Private equity funds help investors achieve diversification from the public markets,”
Oi Yee Choo, ADDX chief commercial officer, said in a statement.

“They are a useful tool for lowering volatility while improving the long-term returns of a portfolio…”

“…But higher investment thresholds make it difficult for individuals to benefit —…”

“….which is why we were determined to reduce the minimum buy-in to US$10,000, in line with…”

“…ADDX’s mission of opening up private market opportunities to more investors.”

“The benefits of tokenization cut both ways, as fund managers are getting access to investor capital not available to them previously.”

“When capital is allowed to flow unimpeded to the best-performing opportunities, the markets are in an optimal state,”
Choo added.

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