Initial coin offering

Regulations Round-Up: CFTC Rejects FOIA Request, SEC Not Modifying Securities Laws

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Regulation In recent regulatory news, the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has rejected a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request regarding the subpoenas recently received by Bitfinex and Tether; the United States Securities and Exchanges (SEC) Chairman, Jay Clayton, has indicated that the regulator will not alter existing securities legislation to cater to Read More

Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6
Mining Japan’s GMO Internet announced that it will unveil its flagship bitcoin mining machine, called GMO miner B2, equipped with the 7nm chips on June 6. Interested customers can register now for the upcoming information session. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Launching on June 6 The wait for 7nm bitcoin mining Read More

Crypto traders may not care about market manipulation, but governments do

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Crypto traders may not care about market manipulation, but governments do
The boss of a major cryptocurrency exchange made a startling claim this week: Market manipulation “doesn’t matter” to crypto traders, said Jesse Powell, CEO of Kraken. The notion of manipulation is really a “euphemism for mind control,” he added, in what may prove to be an ill-advised response to an inquiry by New York’s attorney Read More

Corporations Bypassing Korean ICO Regulations With Overseas Subsidiaries

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Featured Major corporations in South Korea are increasingly establishing cryptocurrency subsidiaries and launching initial coin offerings outside of the country due to prohibitive regulations. They are seeking opportunities in countries like Japan, Switzerland, Singapore, and Gibraltar. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Regulations Driving Away Businesses An increasing number of corporations Read More

SEC Probes Cryptoasset Hedge Funds as Regulators Ramp up ICO Scrutiny

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on SEC Probes Cryptoasset Hedge Funds as Regulators Ramp up ICO Scrutiny
Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reportedly begun probing cryptoasset hedge funds as part of its wider clampdown on initial coin offerings (ICO) that violate federal securities regulations. Citing three people familiar with the matter, Bloomberg reports that the Read More

Dutch Finance Minister Calls for ICO Regulations

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Dutch Finance Minister Calls for ICO Regulations
Dutch finance minister Wopke Hoekstra issued a letter to parliament on Thursday advocating for an international approach to cryptocurrency regulation. His initial focus is new consumer protections, public documents suggest. To start, Hoekstra wants to talk with credit card companies about potentially instituting stronger protections for people who buy cryptocurrency with credit cards, for example. Under some Read More

ICO Craze Lures Australian Investors

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on ICO Craze Lures Australian Investors
Crowdfunding The hype surrounding the profit-potential associated with initial coin offerings (ICOs) is continuing to attract participation from Australian investors. Despite the potential to incur fast losses just as easily as fast profits, many Australians appear to be dabbling with casual cryptocurrency investment. Also Read: US Regulator Warns Against Pump-and-Dumps and Advises How to Buy Crypto Read More

SEC Halts ICO for Fraud ‘Decentralized Bank’ Endorsed by Boxing Legend

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on SEC Halts ICO for Fraud ‘Decentralized Bank’ Endorsed by Boxing Legend
Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against another initial coin offering (ICO) last week, arguing that AriseBank not only violated securities regulations but also made false statements to investors. The charges, which the SEC filed against the Texas-based Read More

Russia Drafts Bill to Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading on Approved Exchanges

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Russia Drafts Bill to Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading on Approved Exchanges
Regulation The Russian Ministry of Finance is drafting a bill to legalize cryptocurrency trading at approved exchanges. The ministry is already preparing a list of approved trading platforms. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Some Exchanges Will be Legalized Alexei Moiseev. The Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev Read More

Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation

7 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation
Altcoins Following mounting lawsuits, the founders of Tezos are seeking for their legal costs to be covered by the Swiss-based foundation tasked with managing the funds generated through the company’s ICO (initial coin offering). If successful, the Tezos founders will be using the funds of the very ICO participants that sued the company to pay Read More