By Matthew Sullivan, CEO of QuantmRE

Digital asset exchanges that use blockchain technology are looking at regulation as the next step to market growth. There are a number of exchanges that are developing their technologies to enable traditional assets such as bonds, venture capital, real estate and art to be tokenized and traded in a way that is compliant with local securities regulations.

Exchanges–no longer the wild west of crypto

We have come a long way from when the first exchange was founded in early 2010 to match buyers and sellers of Bitcoin. There are currently just under 230 cryptocurrency exchanges according to CoinMarketCap, and with millions of dollars traded daily, they play a crucial role by providing secondary market liquidity in the cryptocurrency economy.