STO Search & Filter Announces Development of STACKS Investment Marketplace utilizing SWARM’s Digital Securities Technology Infrastructure.


STO Search & Filter announced today that it has entered into a partnership with SWARM, the creators of the leading open infrastructure of digital securities. This partnership leverages the support and technology provided by SWARM to develop the STACKS Investment Marketplace. This partnership marks another milestone towards STO Search & Filter and SWARM’s goal to increase awareness and adoption of digital securities.

The vision for STACKS is to create an e-commerce style multi-vendor investment marketplace where people can learn about  upcoming tokenized investment offerings and directly contribute with crypto and fiat currencies. STACKS integrates SWARM’s technology to make the security token investing process as easy as online shopping, catering to the mass market with integrated investment offerings from leading regulated primary issuance providers.

Sam Choksi, Founder of STO Search & Filter & Managing Director of STACKS, said, “It’s an absolute pleasure to recognize, support, and develop on the work SWARM has done. Their digital securities infrastructure coincides with the toolkit we require to build the STACKS marketplace. SWARM’s work includes customizable KYC gateways, user management certificates, fundraising contribution portals amongst other developments in the pipeline.”

SWARM Co-Founder & Council Member, Philipp Pieper added, “The STO Search & Filter team shares our mission of increasing access and reducing the barriers to investing. We’re excited that they will be integrating our infrastructure into STACKS, and look forward to a long partnership that helps investors worldwide participate in this marketplace.”

The STACKS Investment Marketplace plans to raise $2,000,000 through private equity & venture capital to meet regulatory challenges and deploy tokenized investment products upon launch. This execution calls to incorporate ecosystem partners such as: primary security token issuers, venture capitalists, institutional investors, regulatory agencies, legal partners and secondary trading platforms. 

“We encourage companies interested in participating to browse our website at and contact us regarding their specific role. This is a new & emerging sector which over time can draw in tens of millions of users investing hundreds of millions of dollars. There is space for everyone to succeed.” adds STACKS Managing Director, Sam Choksi.



SWARM is a non-profit providing open infrastructure for the creation, issuance, and transfer of digital securities. Having built a marketplace for investors to discover and access formerly exclusive asset classes, SWARM empowers you to invest alongside others, forming a SWARM that collectively meets minimum funding requirements to participate in these investment opportunities. SWARM has created Market Access Protocol, an open source, decentralized system for the safe and compliant purchase and transfer of digital securities within and across blockchains. 

Guided by the values of inclusion and disintermediation, SWARM builds tools that remove barriers between investors and investments. Providing needed infrastructure for compliance and compatibility, SWARM brings efficiency and access to the multi-trillion dollar securities and private equity sectors, enabling the space and all market participants to flourish.


About STO Search & Filter

STO Search & Filter is an online resource for the security token community and investors. Launched in Bangkok, Thailand in 2018, the website now caters to a global audience offering users a gamut of information regarding to the security token industry. Users can view active, upcoming, and historical offering information on the homepage, contact STO service providers on the STO Industry Directory, debate security token topics on the STO Fireside Forums, and catch up on industry interviews within the news & resources section.


About STACKS Investment Marketplace

STACKS Investment Marketplace strives to provide safe tokenized investment opportunities to retail investors, venture capital firms, and institutional investors. The company has developed regulatory relations in both Thailand and Abu Dhabi to provide full participation in operational and platform compliance. The platform will be built on top of SWARM’s open infrastructure for digital securities while including country-specific KYC on-boarding requirements. STACKS will only provide regulated offerings from within their jurisdictions while adhering to local and international advertising & marketing policies to lead investor protection best practices.


Media Contacts

Sam Choksi, +66 97 008 2620

Vivian Jane

STO Search & Filter
STO Search & Filter Public Relations