WHO WE ARE

Texture Capital is building a technology-driven marketplace for institutions to more efficiently and directly participate in the private markets.

We leverage blockchain technology and smart contracts to streamline the current market structure for private placements.

Texture Capital's business model provides increased liquidity, transparency and efficiency for institutional investors and issuers which, in turn, greatly improves capital formation for issuers and investment opportunities to institutions.

DIGITAL
SECURITIES
OFFERINGS
PRIVATE
PLACEMENTS
TOKENIZATION
LIQUID
SECONDARY
TRADING

WHAT WE DO

Texture Capital is a marketplace connecting private companies with good ideas to the investors that want to fund them.

Utilizing blockchain technology and smart contracts to support primary market issuance and secondary market trading, Texture Capital will improve transparency, reduce frictions and increase liquidity in private securities.

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KEY BENEFITS

For Companies

Connect and engage with a broader base of institutional investors

Streamlined management of new issuance and secondary trading via a single platform

Keep employees engaged with liquidity programs

For Investors

More efficiently source and invest in private companies

Enhanced transparency and liquidity throughout the investment life cycle

Improved capital allocation through reduction in liquidity risk


ADVANTAGES OF DIGITAL SECURITIES

Improved secondary market liquidity resulting from increased efficiency + reduced frictions

Increased transparency, auditability and accountability for investors, issuers and regulators

Record ownership and full transaction history of Digital Securities enabled through blockchain technology

Reduced frictions associated with securities servicing resulting from digitization and automation

Streamlined cap table control and management for issuers

Future innovation fully supported by a digital framework

Programmatically enforced compliance with securities regulations through smart contracts

Potential for improved regulatory oversight enabled through blockchain technology

TEAM

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RICHARD JOHNSON

CEO

Over 20 years financial services experience as an innovator, influencer and leader. Previous leadership roles at Greenwich Associates, Société Générale, Liquidnet, ITG. Thought leader in the industry having authored numerous articles and research papers on crypto and blockchain.

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ROBERT YOUNG

COO

Seasoned capital markets and financial technology executive with a reputation for successfully steering organizations through regulatory, organizational and technological change. Former CEO of Liquidnet Canada and COO of Liquidnet Holdings.

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JOHN HALLORAN

CTO

Experienced product and technology executive with deep experience leading lean/agile teams. Former Global Head of Product at Liquidnet. Built and scaled a global product organization in hypergrowth. Named inventor for revolutionary patents on Liquidnet ATS.

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