Codex, the open-source, decentralized title registry, is aimed at people who want to buy art and collectibles and know what they are buying is genuine. Now Codex has added new partners including auctioneers, appraisers and art financing companies to help speed that verification process.
Codex’s new partners include Heffel Fine Art Auction House, Feral Horses, Luxury Asset Capital, ValueMyStuff, Dust and The Clarion List. These partners will use Codex’s registry to help guarantee the provenance of pieces being bought.
Adding these partners “enables alternative models for arts & collectibles ownership, allows holders of cryptocurrency to bid in auctions, and will help the arts and collectibles asset class to flourish,” Codex CEO Mark Lurie said in a press release. Read more here.