Geneva, Switzerland – June 9th, 2021: Taurus SA (“Taurus”) is pleased to announce a partnership with OneOf, Inc (“OneOf”), a US-based NFT1 platform built for Music and fans. OneOf has integrated Taurus’ tokenization product suite to power its green NFT marketplace and is already in production.
Taurus, the Swiss digital asset infrastructure leader, is pleased to announce OneOf as a new client. OneOf is a sustainable NFT platform developed for music artists and fans, built on Tezos blockchain, and already backed by grammy-award winning artists and industry veterans. OneOf leverages Taurus-Protect™ for the secure storage of NFTs developed using Tezos FA1.2 and FA2 smart contracts. It also uses Taurus’ blockchain node infrastructure Taurus-Explorer™, which provides a unified API and reliable broadcasting algorithms to interface securely with multiple blockchain networks.
Giving choice to clients: multi-asset and multi-blockchain
The collaboration with OneOf highlights the breadth and depth of Taurus’ solutions and its product leadership in the digital asset space. Taurus’ solutions are used in production in several industries, incl. financial services, NFT, art and e-commerce. They allow clients to service any digital asset (i) crypto-currencies incl. staking (ii) tokenized assets as well as (iii) digital currencies.
In the fast-growing and rich segment of tokenization, Taurus is convinced that the best platforms are the ones that provide a large choice to clients in terms of blockchain protocols and underlying assets. By providing access to Ethereum and Tezos smart-contract capabilities as well as no limits on the underlying assets to tokenize and smart-contracts to use, Taurus delivers on its promise to give the largest tokenization possibilities to clients. All through one unified platform.
OneOf is an NFT platform built specifically for the music community to create an environmentally sustainable and artist & fan friendly experience. By implementing the Tezos blockchain protocol, minting an NFT on OneOf's platform uses over 2 million times less energy than other networks, and for artists and fans, minting, buying and trading costs $0 in blockchain transaction fees.
About Taurus SA
Taurus SA was founded in April 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland, specialising in digital assets and blockchain. Taurus was founded by senior executives with a background in banking, regulatory, IT and cyber security. Taurus offers enterprise-grade financial market infrastructure solutions for digital assets as well as other financial services to its clients. It is a leader in Europe and Switzerland. Taurus solutions are in production and entrusted with the full spectrum of banks: systemic banks, investment banks, private banks, retail/digital banks, crypto-banks, trading venues.
About Taurus’ Platform and Products
Depending on their business model, strategy and risk tolerance, Taurus’ banking clients are able to seamlessly manage crypto assets, including staking, to digitalise and tokenise any type of asset on any standard end-to-end, and to process digital currencies of their choice. Taurus’ product portfolio is composed of Taurus-Protect™, the leading secure storage solution in Europe which is currently used by more than 15 financial institutions. Taurus-Capital™ allows banks and issuers to tokenize and manage a wide range of digital assets as well as interact with any type of Ethereum smart contract. The regulated marketplace for digital assets TDX™, is connected to Taurus-Protect™ and Taurus-Capital™. All products leverage Taurus’ blockchain node infrastructure Taurus-Explorer™ which provides a unified API and reliable broadcasting algorithms to interface securely with over ten blockchain networks.
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