Marc Garriga

Marc Garriga
Marc has over 10 years of experience in Fortune 500 institutions as well as at start-ups across Spain and Singapore. Marc is a T-shaped marketer with extensive experience across sales, growth, product and project management with a strong focus on digital and tech products. Marc has been involved in blockchain projects since 2014.
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Maecenas CEO, Marcelo Garcia Casil in EthFinex - Ask Me Anything (AMA)

By Marc Garriga

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Company updates

Maecenas - Token Economics 2.0

Since our token sale in September 2017, our token economic model was focused on a pure utility token concept in which ARTs were used for placing bids during art Dutch auctions, as well as a payment mechanism that provided fee discounts to investors.

12 November 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Company updates

Maecenas CEO, Marcelo Garcia Casil in EthFinex - Ask Me Anything (AMA)

On Thursday, 8 November, Maecenas Founder and CEO Marcelo Garcia Casil was invited to a Telegram “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) session with the Ethfinex community. Community members posed a raft of interesting questions and the conversation lasted for nearly an hour. We were impressed by the level of knowledge and engagement shown by those who posed questions, many of which offered the opportunity for Marcelo to explain in greater detail some of the features that distinguish Maecenas and our plans for the future.

 

Here are some of the highlights.

12 November 2018 By Marc Garriga

Company updates

Maecenas’ ART Token To Be Listed on Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange

Maecenas and its token ART, which powers its decentralised art gallery auction market, will be listed on the GBX Digital Asset Exchange (GBX-DAX), via the leading Sponsor Firm Lightbulb Capital in Asia. Singapore-based Lightbulb Capital is a Corporate Finance boutique with focus on FinTech and Blockchain.

7 November 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Art Investment

5 factors to consider before choosing art as an alternative investment

So, you have decided you want to purchase a piece of art as an alternative investment opportunity.

5 November 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Maecenas updates

Scaling up Maecenas - Financial Product & Regulation (Part 3)

 

30 October 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Maecenas updates

Scaling up Maecenas - Technology (Part 2)

 

23 October 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Art Investment

Why art investment makes sense for portfolio diversification

Alternative investments like art are one of the first places many investors put their money in times of economic uncertainty.

22 October 2018 By Juan Dominguez

Art Investment

Is art investment right for you?

Art as an alternative investment is soaring in popularity.

8 October 2018 By Kim Randall-Stevens

Maecenas updates

Scaling up Maecenas - Communications (Part 1)

4 October 2018 By Marcelo García Casil

Alternative Investment, Art Investment

How to get into the fine art market when you don’t own a fortune

If you are still unsure about the potential that art can provide as an alternative investment opportunity, take a look at some recent sales at one of the latest auctions.

19 September 2018 By Juan Dominguez

Auctions, Platform

Maecenas successfully tokenises first multi-million dollar artwork on the blockchain

For the first time ever, Maecenas has successfully tokenised a multi-million dollar artwork, a painting by Andy Warhol named "14 Small Electric Chairs (1980)".

6 September 2018 By Marc Garriga

ART Token

The economics of the ART token

Cryptocurrency investments exploded in 2017 thanks to the rise in value of Bitcoin and the international interest that followed it.

28 August 2018 By Juan Dominguez

Platform

What happens to an artwork after it's sold on the Maecenas platform?

Andy Warhol’s 14 Small Electric Chairs has officially become the first piece of art to be sold on the Maecenas marketplace, and, as one of the first pieces of art on the blockchain, represents the first step in a movement we believe will democratise an entire industry and bring the art world into the 21st century.

23 August 2018 By Juan Dominguez

Art Investment

The fine art market often outperforms the stock market

Many investors choose to explore the fine art market due to its perceived lower volatility when compared to other investment opportunities such as stocks.

Learn more about art as an alternative investment here.

21 August 2018 By Kim Randall-Stevens

Platform

How ownership of art works on the Maecenas blockchain platform

From July 25 we were delighted to launch our beta auction on the Maecenas blockchain platform. The auction of Andy Warhol’s 14 Small Electric Chairs on Maecenas generated international attention and represents a watershed moment for art on the blockchain.

16 August 2018 By Marcelo García Casil