Hamilton Lane’s $2.1 billion Fund is Open to Individual Investors on Polygon Through Securitize

Key Points: Individual investors can now access Hamilton Lane’s $2.1 billion closed funds on Polygon via Securitize.
This is a significant step towards further decentralizing the private sector.
Qualified buyers must have investable assets of at minimum $5 million. Approximately two million of these are located in the United States.
According to Polygon’s blog, Hamilton Lane, a global asset management firm with $823.9B in assets under supervision, is making a portion its Equity Opportunities Fund V available to individual investors through a new Securitize feeder funds. Individuals can now access high-performing private capital assets through the tokenized fund. Minimum investments are reduced from $5 million to $20,000. Securitize is the most trusted platform for expanding access and access to the best performing, real-world private market assets. Polygon is a blockchain that meets the requirements of US regulation for venture capital, private equity, and mature startups. The Polygon blockchain is carbon-neutral with the goal to make Web3 carbon negative. This ecosystem hosts tens of thousands decentralized applications, including some of DeFi’s most prominent players like Quickswap and OpenSea. The Polygon network has been used by major companies like Adobe, Stripe and Robinhood as their entry point for Web3.
“Tokenization of private funds is a huge leap forward for investors, fund managers – an overall pool invested by greater opportunity and disintermediation but also for the greater that practical uses of blockchain will make it a marked difference in democratizing wealth opportunity, (…). These asset classes are made accessible, secure, scalable and scalable by Polygon. The Polygon network is being constructed to be the home of global financial market.
Colin Butler, Global Head for Institutional Capital at Polygon Labs stated that tokenization opens up new opportunities for investors by digitizing assets and tokens on blockchain. High-performing assets were historically inaccessible and only a few institutions, sovereign wealth funds, university endowments, and major universities had access to them. Tokenization and the subsequent fractional ownership of assets give buyers more investment options and help the seller expand their client base. We encourage you to do your own research before investing.Join us to keep track of news: News