Become a node operator
Learn the benefits of participating with blockchain nodes and find out how licensed financial entities can become a Polymesh node operator.
Smart Contracts are now on Polymesh
The Polymesh 5.0.3 release opens a world of possibilities with smart contracts, asset metadata, and more.
Digital asset regulation, explained
A brief explainer on digital asset regulation, covering everything from how effectively digital assets are being regulated to why legislators want to regulate them in the first place.
A Spotlight on Digital Asset Regulation in Singapore
How the region is emerging as a crucial cryptocurrency hub, where the MAS is focusing its regulatory efforts, and the blockchain innovation it views with most potential (plus why Polymesh fits in!).
Stably and Polymesh explore issuance of regulatory-compliant US dollar-backed stablecoin USDS on Polymesh
The Polymesh Association is excited to share that it is working with blockchain and financial technology provider Stably to explore bringing stablecoin infrastructure to Polymesh, with the intention of launching Stably’s inaugural USDS token on the institutional-grade blockchain.
All about blockchain securities trading
Everything you need to know about trading securities on the blockchain, including how to find and invest in security tokens on Polymesh.
Tokenise, a fully regulated brokerage, exchange, and central securities depository, has created its first security token on Polymesh
The Polymesh Association is thrilled to announce that Tokenise International Limited–the first company with a fully regulated brokerage, exchange, and central securities depository that can deal with digital assets–has created their first digital asset on Polymesh!
A Spotlight on Digital Asset Regulation in the UK
A spotlight on digital asset regulation in the UK: how the post-Brexit landscape, its legal heritage, and regulatory reluctance have created a culture of uncertainty.
A Spotlight on Digital Asset Regulation in the US
A spotlight on digital asset regulation in the USA: why it remains highly fragmented, the battle between the SEC and CFTC, and recent regulatory moves at the federal level.
Beyond security tokens: using Polymesh for crypto, utility tokens, and NFTs
A look at a few token types which might find their way to Polymesh in the future and the possibilities for DeFi products and protocols that these tokens bring.
The Polymesh Association makes two "new" hires
A happy official welcome to the Polymesh Association's two "new" hires, Francis O'Brien aka FOB and Robert Jakabosky.
What are security tokens used for? Understanding Polymesh's primary use-case
This blog post looks at the potential use-cases for Polymesh as a blockchain for tokenized securities and what’s considered a security token offering.
Running with the Bulls on the Polymesh ITN: one year later
ITNs have proven to be one of the best ways to fully test functionality and encourage community participation once Mainnet goes live – just look at Cosmos, Polkadot, Cardano, and The Graph. The Polymesh ITN was modeled in much the same fashion.
Why tokenize securities?
This blog post looks at the difference between traditional and tokenized securities, the benefits of tokenization, and why Polymesh is the best blockchain for security tokens.
Why public permissioned isn’t a contradiction
In this blog post, we explain what we mean by a public permissioned blockchain and in the process outline a new framework for blockchain classification while emphasizing the importance of decentralized governance.
Top Digital Asset Exchange Huobi Joins Polymesh as Node Operator
Polymesh Association is thrilled to announce that Huobi Global, a top digital asset exchange, is now a node operator on Polymesh!
Are security tokens crypto? Blockchain, security tokens, cryptocurrency and digital assets explained
How are security tokens and cryptocurrency related? Are digital assets and tokenized securities the same? Find the answer to these questions and more in this blog post on defining security tokens.
RadiumBlock now providing node-as-a-service to Polymesh node operators
The Polymesh Association is pleased to announce that staking and infrastructure provider RadiumBlock is now offering node-as-a-service to Polymesh node operators!
DigiShares becomes first grant recipient of Polymesh Ecosystem Development Fund for integrating Polymesh
The Polymesh Association is excited to announce that DigiShares, an end-to-end white-label platform for tokenized securities, is the first company to receive a grant for integrating Polymesh through Polymesh’s new Ecosystem Development Fund (EDF).
Polymesh Discord - The Dawn of a New Era
Now that Polymesh is here and thriving, it’s time for the next evolution in our journey. Join the Polymesh Discord to hang out and talk all things Polymesh, POLYX, security tokens, finance, capital markets, regulation, innovation, developer resources, blockchain, DeFi, memes, and more.
The Polymesh Association formally announces the Polymesh Governing Council
The Polymesh Association has officially released the names of the three representatives of the Polymesh Governing Council.
The number 1 thing you need to create compliant security tokens
If you want to create tokenized securities while remaining compliant, you’ll need to choose a blockchain security tokens can be issued on in a way that meets regulatory requirements.
Polymesh Association Unveils $10 Million USD Ecosystem Development Fund
The Polymesh Association is proud to officially unveil the Polymesh Ecosystem Development Fund (EDF), equipped with $10 million USD to flexibly distribute in grants to projects determined of value to the Polymesh ecosystem.
How to issue security tokens on Polymesh
A brief guide on how to issue security tokens on Polymesh, depending on your comfort with code as well as your and your clients’ needs.
Greentrail will further strengthen Polymesh as the newest node operator
Polymesh Association is proud to announce that investment firm Greentrail is the first node operator to join Polymesh since its Mainnet launch!
Staking and staking rewards, explained
This quick explainer teaches you everything you need to know to get started staking, from why staking is important to how staking rewards are calculated on Polymesh.
POLYX will soon be available for purchase on Huobi!
The Polymesh Association is excited to announce that POLYX will soon be available for purchase on Huobi, one of the largest and earliest cryptocurrency platforms in the world.
Public permissioned: bridging the best of both worlds
Introducing the concept of a public permissioned blockchain and explaining how it brings the best of both worlds from private, permissioned blockchains and public, permissionless ones.
Creating and trading security tokens: what you need to know
Everything you need to know about tokenized securities, from the importance of the blockchain security tokens are issued on to how to issue security tokens and trade them.
Permissioned blockchains, explained
In this brief explainer, we’ll take a look at what exactly is meant by a permissioned blockchain and the benefits a permissioned blockchain brings.
Polymesh adoption grows as crypto-custody provider Dfns integrates
Polymesh adoption is growing! We’re thrilled to share that European crypto-custody solution Dfns is the latest industry player to adopt Polymesh and is now offering custodial support for POLYX.
The Polymesh Ledger app is now publicly available in the Ledger App store!
We’re excited to share that the Polymesh Ledger app has been publicly released in the Ledger App store! Developer mode is no longer required.
Need an idea for the Grants Program? Try your hand at one of the Polymesh Request for Proposals
The Polymesh grants program is officially in gear, and we’re kicking it off with 6 Request for Proposals. Here we provide a bit of background on the projects. If one of them catches your eye, feel free to let us know!
What can you build with Polymesh?
As a layer-1 blockchain with financial primitives built into its core, implementation on Polymesh is incredibly easy. Here are three exciting possibilities of what you could build (plus what it would entail to build them).
The 10 million POLYX march madness bracket challenge
Basketball fans, get your brackets ready! We’re hosting POLYX March Madness and offering 10,000,000 POLYX to anyone with a perfect bracket!
Polymesh Unveils Grants Program, Offering 50 Million POLYX to Developers Building on the Blockchain
We're excited to announce that Polymesh has officially unveiled its Grants Program, offering 50 Million POLYX to developers building on the blockchain.
Polymesh POAPs – have you claimed yours yet?
Learn about Polymesh POAPs and why you might want to begin collecting them.
Introducing the Polymesh Roadmap for 2022
Now that Polymesh is live, operational, and stable, we’re looking forward to bringing new features in 2022 through a series of chain upgrades.
The Polymesh Association welcomes its first full-time contributors!
We’re proud to announce that as of February 1, 2022 the Polymesh Association has its first full-time contributors!
4 things developers looking to work with Polymesh should learn in 2022
Developers looking to work with Polymesh, take note! Here are 4 things you might want to learn before building on or integrating with Polymesh.
From rogue ideas to full-fledged products: The Polymesh SDK and Polymesh-local
Polymath's full-stack lead developer Jeremías Díaz discusses how the Polymesh SDK and Polymesh-local, two full-fledged products, arose from ideas about how to make developers' lives easier as they worked on other tasks.
Tokenise will adopt Polymesh for its regulated stock exchange for security tokens
Only one month after launch, Polymesh is seeing adoption by a financial services organization with Tokenise, who have announced plans to launch a regulated stock exchange for security tokens using the Polymesh blockchain.
Your chance to win Polymesh swag!
Enter into our swag contest for your chance to be the first users with Polymesh swag.
Getting started with Polymesh: from installing the Polymesh Wallet to obtaining POLYX
Here we cover the 3 key steps to getting started with Polymesh. Don't worry! It's incredibly easy.
Polymesh onboarding and the POLY:POLYX Bridge are live!
User Interfaces for Polymesh Mainnet and the POLY:POLYX Upgrade Bridge are now both live, meaning Polymesh is officially ready for users!
Launching the Polymesh Ledger app
We're excited to announce that the Polymesh Ledger App is available on Ledger Live in developer mode.
Polymesh launches new block explorer with Subscan
Users can now use the Polymesh Block Explorer to search, analyze, and visualize various types of blockchain information.
Polymesh mainnet is live!
We’re thrilled to announce that Polymesh, the world’s first public, permissioned blockchain built for regulated securities, is officially live!
Polymesh Node Operators: what they do and who they are
Explore the node operators on Polymesh and discover what sets them apart from other entities.