Welcome to the BlockSolid Podcast, where we delve into the fascinating world of finance and technology. In today’s episode, we have a special guest, Richard Johnson, the visionary CEO of Texture Capital, a leading innovator in the field of digital securities and blockchain technology.
Today, our focus is on an increasingly important topic: how the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulates digital asset trading platforms. With the rise of cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based assets, the need for regulatory clarity and oversight has become paramount.
About Richard Johnson:
Richard Johnson, CEO of Texture Capital, is revolutionizing the issuance and trading of digital securities using blockchain and smart contracts. Founded in 2019, Texture Capital leverages these technologies to enhance liquidity, transparency, and efficiency for institutional investors and issuers in private placements. Richard’s journey began in quantitative finance and later shifted to electronic trading. With a focus on emerging technologies, he has made significant contributions as a consultant, advisor, trader, and founder in the crypto and blockchain field. Richard is a recognized leader in equities market structure and FinTech, often featured in prestigious financial press outlets like WSJ, FT, and Bloomberg TV.