Blockchain Cryptocurrency

US Regulator moves to Stop Operations of Three Suspicious Crypto Promoters

The crypto community has had to deal with its fair share of legal and regulatory action lately the latest being North Dakota Securities Commissioner Karen Tyler issuing cease and desist orders against three firms for allegedly offering unregistered and fraudulent securities in the form of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), according to an announcement published Oct. […]

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The SEC Intensifies its Crackdown on ICO’S Despite Protests of Regulatory Ambiguity

The SEC continues its scrutiny on cryptocurrency projects by expanding their crackdown on initial coin offerings (ICOs). The watchdog’s heavy involvement in crypto by way of scrutiny is putting a lot of crypto projects at risk according to a study done jointly by Decrypt media published and Yahoo finance. The report writers stressed the point […]

Cryptocurrency Startups

Michael Arrington threatens to Halt US Investments after Second Subpoena

Worrying news for crypto startups this week as prominent investor Michael Arrington threatens to stop investing in the United States based startups. In an era where business startups are mushrooming all over the globe, none are more common and prevalent than crypto startups. Crypto startups have been on the rise since cryptocurrencies became a thing […]

Cryptocurrency Government Regulations

Ripple Leads Coalition to Drum up Support for the Crypto Industry by Government

Crypto giants Ripple whose token is ranked third by market capitalization is at it again. This time leading a group of crypto startups to lobby lawmakers and financial regulators in the United States capital to throw their weight behind blockchain, and crypto innovation. This is according to a Bloomberg report which further stated that a […]

Cryptocurrency Government Regulations

US Lawmakers Petition the SEC for Clarity on Crypto Regulations

United States lawmakers have recently taken a notable interest in the crypto space with several sessions being held on the same as well as several sittings with blockchain enthusiasts and developers. Most recently, a group of United States Congress lawmakers have written to the securities and exchange commission (SEC), seeking an audience with the chairman […]

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SEC Overstock Review: SEC wants to know Everything About $250 Million tZero ICO

The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is conducting a review of companies that have turned to ICO to finance their blockchain projects. A recent filing released the details of the ongoing Overstoke.com $250 million ICO. The Company hopes to finance a new product, the tZero alternative trading system. The SEC review does not concentrate […]