The SEC in the United States has finally offered some parameters on cryptocurrencies and ICOs… As it continues to turn its deliberations into actions where cryptocurrencies are concerned, the American Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has now issued some firm guidance on crypo. Under the header ‘Statement on digital asset securities issuance and trading’, there’s […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/20/2018 / 05:33:59
Latest Ethereum News It’s a selling frenzy out there. Although we cannot exactly pin-point the cause of this massive sell off, analysts and market pundits are linking this to the protracted hash wars between Bitcoin Cash ABC and SV. It has a contagion effect on Bitcoin since they share the same hashing algorithm and with...The post ETH/USD Price Analysis: ICOs under Pressure, May Liquidate for Fiat appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/20/2018 / 02:45:59
In Saturday’s edition of The Daily, we examine Q3’s figures for initial coin offerings, and ponder where they go from here in the wake of fresh SEC scrutiny. We also take a look at how exchanges are reacting to the Bitcoin Cash fork. Some platforms have already enabled deposits and withdrawals, while others are waiting […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 13:30:48
Published on CoinnounceSEC Orders against Paragon and Airfox The Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered penalties against two Initial Coin Offerings: Paragon and Airfox. According to SEC, both the companies failed to register their ICO tokens as securities under the securities and exchange act 1929. Thus both companies Paragon and Airfox (CarrierEQ) have reached out for settlement […]Coinnounce.
11/17/2018 / 09:06:16
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The first case of ICO fraud has pleaded guilty. ICO history was made on Thursday when New Yorker Maksim Zaslavskiy pleaded guilty to the first ICO prosecution to occur in the United States. Zaslavskiy told a federal court in Brooklyn that he tried to fund two ICOs using false real estate investments, Bloomberg reported Thursday. He […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/17/2018 / 06:45:30
Another day, another ICO lawsuit. The Securities and Exchange Commission has completed civil cases against two crypto companies, for issuing ICOs despite previous warnings that they could be classed as securities. The companies in question are CarrierEQ Incorporated (also known as Airfox) and Paragon Coin Incorporated. The SEC claims both companies launched their initial coin […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/17/2018 / 06:15:05
The financial regulator of the Isle of Man recently introduced changes to its policy governing the registration of companies in the cryptocurrency industry. The British Crown dependency in the Irish Sea is also tightening rules applicable to projects that conduct initial coin offerings (ICOs). Also read: Vietnam at Crossroads on Cryptocurrency Regulations Financial Authority Adopts […]Bitcoin News.
11/15/2018 / 13:10:21
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BaFin continues its ICO crackdown… The German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (or BaFin) has ordered to shut down UK-based cryptocurrency firm Finatex Ltd., according to a recent announcement. The announcement was published on BaFin’s official website this Friday, and mentions a notice issued by the company on October 2 ordering Finatex to ''cease cross-border proprietary […]The post German authority BaFin have ordered crypto trader Finatex to cease trading ''immediately” appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
11/11/2018 / 07:30:54
That’s 12, now. Four more companies have been ordered to stop selling ICOs by Colorado authorities, making a grand total of 12 cease and desist orders sanctioned by the State. The orders were issued by the ICO Task Force sector of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA), which was founded in May to ''investigate potentially […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/11/2018 / 07:00:48
The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) has released a discussion paper proposing how it intends to regulate digital assets. This includes initial coin offerings as part of efforts to eliminate the alleged threat of tax evasion, fraud and money laundering. However, when regulation eventually comes, it is likely that only a state-issued cryptocurrency will […]Bitcoin News.
11/10/2018 / 19:15:25
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A number of cryptocurrency businesses are now based in the Belarus Hi-Tech Park after the government in Minsk legalized crypto-related activities for its residents. Registering an entity in the special economic zone was supposed to be a straightforward process, but clearer guidelines and detailed regulations are still needed to attract more investors. Also read: Huobi […]Bitcoin News.
11/10/2018 / 09:15:51
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''Fully client side authenticated”, for your peace of mind. Finland-based blockchain software company Heatledger has announced the public beta test of new e-wallet service Crypto Fiat Wallet, in partnership with Malta-based financial services provider, Paytah. The service – currently in live beta testing – will be ''fully client side authenticated”, meaning users will be able […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/10/2018 / 06:25:40
Latest Bitcoin News As the industry grow, regulation is important even if Bitcoin and other blockchain projects agitate for complete decentralization and decoupling from government influence. But when reality sets in and advocates realize that the industry can’t get away with fiat if liquidity and volatility is to reign then the importance of Business Growth...The post XRP/USD, BTC/USD Price Analysis: Ripple Bullish as Bitcoin Steady above $6,000 appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/10/2018 / 02:15:27
A new survey has found that 19 per cent of respondents are very confident about the initial coin offering industry (ICO), whereas 36 per cent remain neutral. Neutral to Positive Confidence The survey was conducted by TGE, who surveyed CEOs, firms, and consultants to deliver a quantitative measure to better understand the ICO and blockchain space. TGE...NewsBTC.
11/09/2018 / 21:00:59
The first officially registered cryptocurrency exchange has been launched in Dubai, following a joint venture between Al Zarooni Group and Crypto Bulls. The two organisations, alongside Gulf Coin Gold (GCG), will collaborate on the venture, which will see the crypto and blockchain industries grow across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) over the coming months and […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/07/2018 / 17:16:40
An October report published by OneAlpha suggests that bitcoin has gained strength following the 2018 correction. Based in Israel, OneAlpha is a division of the First Digital Assets Group, which describes itself as “the leading digital assets group in Europe.” And the Price Goes BOOM! In 2017, Bitcoin’s price experienced several bursts that saw it...Live Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 07:00:54
Published on CoinnounceJohn McAfee’s Election Campaign to Focus on Cryptocurrency John McAfee is clear on what he wants. He announced that he is one of the top contenders for US President in 2020. His sole motto will be promoting Cryptocurrency. While McAfee CTO Steve Grobman says, the industry should include their focus on securing beyond the counting […]Coinnounce.
11/07/2018 / 06:16:57
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Exclusive: Initiative Q is not an ICO. It’s not a cryptocurrency. It went viral on Facebook. Tom Rodgers investigates just what it is… Initiative Q. Something of a conundrum. The natural skeptic will find much to ridicule when he sees an advert that promises customers free money in exchange for zero investment at zero risk. […]The post Investigation: Initiative Q claims 3 million signups for new payments schemes: but is it scam or legit? appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
11/07/2018 / 05:29:58
It appears crypto still has everyone on edge. While many enthusiasts and loyalists continue to litter the industry and bring an air of positivity to the crypto space, others show massive concern and seek to regulate its every move. What’s the SEC Up To? A new report suggests that the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s)...Live Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 02:30:30
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has discussed the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in a recently published report that highlights its plan to crack down on ''airdrops,” while laying the groundwork to potentially issue its own virtual currency. Also Read: Venezuela’s Supreme Court Orders Payment in National Cryptocurrency Report Highlights Plan to […]Bitcoin News.
11/06/2018 / 11:15:20
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Even though there is a lot of legitimate concerns around the legality of ICOs, the SEC is about to streamline the space creating clear distinction between digital assets that are securities and utilities. Once these guidelines go live then Ethereum as a smart contracting platform and a go-to blockchain for coin issuance could see increasing...The post ETH/USD Price Analysis: SEC Streamlining ICOs a Huge Boost for Ethereum appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/06/2018 / 02:15:31
Published on CoinnounceThe term initial coin offerings (ICOs) have become a synonym with mostly unregulated cryptocurrency market. As a result, there is skepticism that it is not a regulated one thus posing increasing risks. On the other hand, security tokens offerings (STOs) are a regulated one and could possibly be the next big thing to be used […]The post Security Token Offerings: STOs Replacing ICOs? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/05/2018 / 08:28:10
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The effective collapse of the FLiK token has led to a seven-figure lawsuit… American rapper T.I. has found himself in the midst of a legal case, with a new report revealing that he’s being sued over a cryptocurrency token that he was involved in. The token in question was called FLiK, and it initially attracted […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/05/2018 / 05:49:35
In the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) latest annual report, the regulatory authority explained that reducing the number of cryptocurrency-related scams is currently among their top priorities. The report specifically cites initial coin offerings (ICOs) as one such sector of the industry that they are focusing on. The report comes amidst an exponential increase in crypto-related...NewsBTC.
11/03/2018 / 23:00:29
Published on CoinnounceMarket analysis by a leading crypto organization has led to the identification of the decline in the announcement of ICO projects in the third quarter of 2018. As per the report published by CoinGecko, the number of Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in the third quarter did not match the projects announced and funds raised in […]Coinnounce.
11/03/2018 / 09:05:25
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A potential change to ICOs is being mooted, that might just increase investor confidence dramatically. Underpinning the majority of initial coin offerings (ICOs) is the ERC-20 standard from Ethereum. This was developed by Fabian Vogelsteller alongside Vitalik Buterin, and it’s the former who has come up with a new way that may just bring extra […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/31/2018 / 05:54:31
Thailand’s main regulatory authority, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), released a warning to investors regarding what it describes as “renegade ICOs.” The warning details multiple popular ICO projects that are operating in the country without any licensing, supervision, or registration. The warning, which was first reported by the Bangkok Post, details how these renegade...NewsBTC.
10/30/2018 / 05:00:51
In the cryptocurrency markets, the recent settlement of CME futures contracts appears to have exerted little impact on spot BTC prices, the CEO of Pantera Capital has shared his outlook on initial coin offerings, and October has proven to be the least volatile month of 2018, with only a single day producing a price swing […]Bitcoin News.
10/28/2018 / 21:05:11
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The government in Kiev intends to legalize cryptocurrencies and comprehensively regulate the fintech sector as part of a new public policy developed by the economy ministry. The process may take up to three years to complete but eventually the industry built around digital assets should become a legitimate part of the country’s economy. Also read: […]Bitcoin News.
10/28/2018 / 10:30:36
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The launch of FinHub shows that the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) is increasingly focusing on 4th Industrial Revolution technologies. Among these technologies, Bitcoin and artificial intelligence (AI) continues to enjoy prominence. Crypto Enthusiasts Can Engage the SEC through FinHub On October 18, 2018, the SEC launched the Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology (FinHub) to channel all issues related to financial technology (FINTECH) and blockchain technology, including Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Moreover, FinHub centers onRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/28/2018 / 07:00:23
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In a swift action against a Nevada based company for publishing fake claims, SEC has suspended trading of the firm’s securities. SEC Acts Against a Firm for Making False Claims The US Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC), the independent regulator for enforcement of securities laws earlier on Monday suspended trading in securities of a company...Live Bitcoin News.
10/24/2018 / 03:30:47
The leading digital Switzerland-based bank Swissquote Group Holding SA will reportedly become the first bank in the world to provide its clients with the opportunity to take part in initial coin offerings (ICOs). A Serious Breakthrough Up until today, if a user wanted to participate in an ICO, they would need to have a basic...Live Bitcoin News.
10/23/2018 / 17:00:42
From all the ICOs listed in 2017, 86% are trading below listing price while 30% have lost almost all value. Heavy Losses for ICO Investors A study conducted by EY on the ICOs that were listed in 2017 reveals that the overall portfolio is down by a massive 66% from the highs hit during January this...Live Bitcoin News.
10/21/2018 / 12:00:13
A report has found that over nearly two years the amount of cryptocurrency lost to hackers has accounted for $882 million. Hacks Set to Rise It seems that cryptocurrency exchanges will remain the focus of attention for criminals intent on stealing users’ funds. Not only that, but according to Group-IB, who conducted the research, that...The post Report: $882 Million Has Been Lost to Cryptocurrency Exchanges Hacks and ICO Scams appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
10/20/2018 / 09:30:59
At press time, bitcoin is still trading in the $6,400 range, and remains unchanged since our last price piece. The sideways movement is continuing for the time being, but $100 shorter than where it stood previously. A few weeks ago, bitcoin was trading at $6,500. The price remained there for some time, and many couldn’t…NullTX.
10/18/2018 / 17:42:46
In this interview, we meet veteran ICO advisor Jan Sammut, founder and CEO of ICOMalta.com, Malta’s first full stack ICO agency. As one of the most crypto-knowledgeable people in Malta, Jan Sammut’s opinion carries much weight with locals as well as the extended European crypto community. Jan ran Malta’s first ICO and launched Europe’s first...The post ICO Launch Malta CEO: Days of Utility ICOs Numbered, Market Shifting Toward STOs (Interview) appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
10/18/2018 / 16:00:04
The former chairman of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Gary Gensler, recently expressed his views on the regulation of cryptocurrency markets. Gensler emphasized his belief in the need for robust consumer protections, and also argued that the majority of initial coin offerings essentially comprise initial public offerings (IPOs). Also Read: Two US States […]Bitcoin News.
10/18/2018 / 06:30:41
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Hearo.fm opens up presales of its token, as it looks to revolutionise music streaming… A relatively new platform that’s taken on the likes of Spotify is set to launch its own cryptocurrency, it’s been revealed. Hearo.fm is already in the demo stage, and it’s a platform whereby music artists can stream their work, and can […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/18/2018 / 05:31:01
by Manoj Sharma for CNR The popular cryptocurrency exchange, Kraken, recently announced the commencement of Tezos (XTZ) trading on its platform. And the price of XTZ soars as a result. In a blog post published earlier this week on its official website, Kraken announced that the users of the platform will be able to trade […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/18/2018 / 05:14:31
As speculation over Bitcoin finding a bottom grows, one historical price action has surfaced to back a strong demand around a specific trading range. Crypto Monk, a highly followed Bitcoin and altcoin trader and founder of CryptoMonsoon podcast on YouTube, recently took to Twitter to showcase similarities between Bitcoin’s price action in 2o14 and in present...NewsBTC.
10/17/2018 / 16:45:37
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