A New Trend in Crypto Funding Campaigns: Companies Resorting to IEOs

The second quarter of 2019 demonstrated a growing popularity of the initial exchange offering (IEO), which has replaced the out...
October 15, 2019
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UAE Financial Watchdog Asks for Public Feedback on Crypto Regulation

The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) has published draft regulations for crypto assets. S...

Research Finds Even ‘JokeCoins’ Have a 1.4 Year Lifespan

Blockchain education platform Longhash has analyzed data from crowd-sourced sites to assess why certain cryptocurrency projects...
October 15, 2019
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Kik Announces It’s ‘Here to Stay’ in Apparent Reversal of Fortunes

Canadian social media and messaging app Kik has revealed it’s “here to stay,” in an apparent reversal of earlier plans to shut ...

US SEC Halts TON Launch Over $1.7B ICO — Highest-Level Action Yet?

Late Friday, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it is suing two offshore entities, Teleg...
October 12, 2019
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Telegram’s TON Board Takes a Break, Removes All History From Channel

Following a recent red flag from the U.S. regulators, a private Telegram channel for Telegram Open Network (TON) is taking a br...

US SEC Deems $1.7 Billion Telegram Offering Illegal, Orders Halt

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced that Telegram and the forthcoming GRM token constitute...

Thailand’s First Regulated ICO Portal Targets $98M Token Offering

SE Digital, a subsidiary of major financial services firm Seamico Securities, has been confirmed as the first initial coin offe...

Japan Security Token Offering Association: The Way of Self-Regulation

Security token offerings, or STOs, have more or less taken the mantle from their semi-defunct counterpart, the initial coin off...

What’s Next for the Industry as ‘Crypto Winter’ Thaws?

It’s hard to tell who was the first to coin — if you’ll forgive the pun — the name for the dramatic price drop of Bitcoin (BTC)...