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France to allow trading of securities via blockchain

The decree, presented by Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire to the government, should enter into force by July at the latest and will apply to …

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The Tokenised Economy

<b>From the early days of capitalism, when from 1633 the Hollandische Mercurius referred to capitalists as the owners of capital, on to David Ricardo</b> …

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South Korean Government to Allow Institutional Investors to Invest in ICOs

According to a report by Chosun, a leading mainstream news publication in South Korea, the South Korean government is planning to allow initial coin …

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Stellar Lumens Price Surges to $0.15 Amid Crazy Week for Cryptocurrencies

<b>Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts pay close attention to the top 10 currencies by market cap. Right now, we have a few coins separating themselves from</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Teams and Products? That's Not the Only Way to Weigh Tokens, Says Erhsam

Don't launch a token no one wants today.<p>While that may seem obvious, it's the distilled version of the advice Coinbase co-founder and board director …

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A brand-new cybersecurity watchdog just shut down a $15 million cryptocurrency scam

• <b>A brand new unit of the Securities and Exchange Commission has shutdown an initial coin offering scam.</b>• <b><br>This is the first case filed by the new cyber unit, created in September to focus on nefarious activity in the world of crypto.</b><p>US regulators appear to be paying more attention to the opaque world …

Cybersecurity

How to protect ICO investors: Auto-refunds if milestones aren’t met

The latest method of crowdfunding originating in the cryptocurrency world is exploding, with ICOs raising more than 3.5 billion this year. It is also giving a headache to regulators and a growing number of swindled investors. The latest example saw one such cryptocurrency startup, Confido, make off …

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Neue Kryptowährung CrowdstartCoin fördert Weiterentwicklung der Blockchain-Technologie Ecosystems

<i>München (ots)</i> - Mit CrowdstartCoin bringt die Datarella GmbH eine speziell für Blockchain-Programmierer entwickelte Kryptowährung auf den Markt. Die …

Meet the 'Petro,' Venezuela's New Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency Aimed at Skirting U.S. Sanctions

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looked to the world of digital currency to circumvent U.S.-led financial sanctions, announcing on Sunday the …

Venezuela

Malaysia Financial Regulator Unveils Blockchain Pilot Project

The Securities Commission (SC) Malaysia is exploring the use of distributed ledger technology for the over-the-counter (OTC) market. The pilot …

FinTech

JPMorgan Strategist: Bitcoin Futures Could 'Elevate Cryptocurrencies Into an Emerging Asset Class'

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon might consider bitcoin to be a “fraud” that “will not end well,” but one of his top strategists anticipates that the launch …

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US Senate Moves to Criminalize Non-Disclosure of Cryptocurrency Ownership

The US Senate Judiciary Committee is currently tackling bill S.1241 that aims to criminalize the intentional concealment of ownership or control of a …

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Nobel Economists Don’t Like Bitcoin Because it Disrupts Traditional Finance

Over the past week, Nobel laureates Joseph Stiglitz and Robert J. Shiller claimed governments will ultimately “outlaw” and crack down on bitcoin in …

Cryptocurrency

What is CrowdstartCoin?

<b>CrowdstartCoin (Ticker: XSC) is a digital currency rewarding blockchain developers.</b><p>Launched in December 2017, CrowdstartCoin presents the additional …

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TechCrunch Founder Arrington Raising $100 Million Ripple Hedge Fund

Call it the latest sign of the sea change.<p>Announced today at CoinDesk's Consensus: Invest in New York, TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington revealed …

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European Venture Capitalists Invest In ICOs

Share Email<p>Atomico, the European venture capital firm, said in a report on Thursday (Nov. 30) that over the course of the past few years, close to …

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Union Square Ventures Partner: Cryptocurrency Market Will Hit Trillions of Dollars

Although we often tend to focus on Bitcoin’s incredible surge in value over the last year, we should not forget that the cryptocurrency market as a …

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Cryptoexchange EtherDelta Officially Lists CrowdstartCoin XSC

<b>As of today, 1 December 2017, our CrowdstartCoin XSC is tradable on EtherDelta, a decentralized cryptoexchange.</b><p>We are very happy that, ten days after …

Hackathons

How Blockstack Counterattacked a Phishing Attempt on Its ICO

When criminals tried to con investors during its recent initial coin offering (ICO), Blockstack, a startup building a decentralized internet, used …

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Bitcoin exchange Coinbase has more users than stock brokerage Schwab

The operator of the largest U.S.-based bitcoin exchange has more users than brokerage Charles Schwab.<p>"With all the talk about bitcoin, a good deal of …

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IOTA Hack Gdańsk and my application created during it

Hackathon<p>In the middle of November, at Gdańsk, there was a first IOTA hackathon in Poland. It was organized by Baltic Data Science and Datarella and …

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Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – A Rough Global Guide to Regulation

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ICOs Flow Continues As Regulations Fall Around the World

<i>Expert Blog is Cointelegraph’s new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and</i> …

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DEVELOPER INCENTIVE PROGRAM: CLAIM XSC REWARDS

If you’re a developer who committed code to advance Blockchain technology at-large, you’ll be eligible to receive XSC tokens. You can request XSC by …

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Cryptocurrencies: An Investment, a Safe-Haven Asset, or a Scam?

We break down how these digital assets work, and consider whether you should put any of your real currency in them.<p>In the realm of economics, there …

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IOTA Hackathon: Open Car Charging Network (Part 2)

This is the second installment outlining the experiences of the winning team “PlugInBaby” during the IOTA Hackathon. In the first post (found here), …

APIs

French Financial Firm Launches Europe’s First Bitcoin Mutual Fund

TOBAM, a France-based asset management company, has introduced a bitcoin mutual fund to offer an alternative investment for institutional investors …

Finance

A gold fund is investing in bitcoin

A precious metals fund is investing in bitcoin to reinvest profits from the digital currency in gold assets.<p>Ned Naylor-Leyland, manager of the Old …

Cryptocurrency

Crypto-Securities Regulation: ICOs, Token Sales and Cryptocurrencies under EU Financial Law

43 Pages Posted:<p>Humboldt University of Berlin; WZB Berlin Social Science Center<p>Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg; Heidelberger Akademie der …

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