Initial Coin Offering

Even Free Tokens Face Regulatory Heat as Coin Offerings Scrutinized

SEC punishes company that didn’t sell any tokens, saying potential investors were misled about details of oil-drilling project<p>By<p>Dave Michaels<p>WASHINGTON—Securities regulators on Tuesday opened a new front in their campaign to crack down on fraud in the initial-coin-offering market by punishing a …

Cryptocurrency

SEC Slaps ‘Fraudulent’ ICO Founder With $30K Fine, Lifetime Ban

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced Tuesday that it had secured new prohibitions against the founder of a company behind an …

Cryptocurrency

VeganNation site to launch with its own cryptocurrency

Israeli friends create online vegan lifestyle ecosystem offering products and services, meal-sharing app, tech incubator, meetups, content and more.

Israel

SEC bans energy investor from public boards over ICO flap

Federal regulators barred an energy investor from serving on public companies’ boards on Monday after he pushed an initial coin offering that misled …

Cryptocurrency

In Tomahawkcoin ICO Case, SEC Sees an Unregistered Security | The Recorder

<i>The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission building in Washington. (Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM)</i><p>The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on …

Law

Bitcoin’s Growth since Inception and How it Affected the Cryptocurrency Market at Large

In 2009, the paper released by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008 became an actual project. The very first bitcoin client was released on the 9th of January …

Cryptocurrency

FlipNpik’s Social Media Model: Boosting Incentives for Local Promotions

Launched in 2009, the social networking app Foursquare was hailed as providing a cutting-edge approach for users to share their location with …

Social Media

In Rare Decision, ICO Founders Will Delay Crypto Paydays – For a Decade

In an industry that's become synonymous with fast cash, patience can be a rare commodity.<p>That makes a little-discussed announcement last week by the …

Cryptocurrency

Noah Coin Attempts to Enter Tokyo Stock Exchange

Noah Coin (NOAH), which ranks 143 in the cryptocurrency market with a capitalization of $33 million, is seeking to enter the Tokyo Stock Exchange …

Bitcoin

Forum Blockchain for Business (B4B)

<b>Blockchain as an innovative technology of the hour also for companies of great importance</b><p><i>André Matter will share his experience of n’cloud.swiss ICO</i> …

Blockchain

Sunstock, Inc.’s (SSOK) Management Team Moves Forward with “Triple 8,” Precious Metal Asset Back Crypto Tokens

<b>Blockchain Strategist and Angel Investor Mr. James Sowers Becomes Company Advisor</b><p>SACRAMENTO, CA, Aug. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sunstock, Inc. …

Cryptocurrency

Financial fraud enforcer rips crypto culture for letting compliance slide

• Home<br>• Daily News<br>• Financial fraud enforcer rips crypto culture…<p>Securities Law<p>Kenneth A. Blanco, director of the U.S. Treasury's Financial Crimes …

International Monetary Fund

Where Roads Can't Reach, Blockchain Drones Just Might Travel

A metal frame with four small and two large propellers – carrying a container the size of a refrigerator – rises into the air with a roar, hovering …

Cryptocurrency

GGV Capital Aims To Raise $1.88 Billion Across Several New Venture Funds

Around lunchtime on Monday, GGV Capital filed paperwork with the SEC indicating the firm’s intent to raise $1.88 billion across a number of new …

Venture Capital

KamaGames will sell cryptocurrency tokens for social casino games

KamaGames, a big European operator of social casino games, said it is moving into blockchain and cryptocurrency with the launch of its own KamaGames Token.<p>The whole idea is to make it easier for the company’s more than 100 million players to purchase in-game currency for the social casino games, …

Cryptocurrency

Crypto Community Building

We are big believers in community-building. We have invested heavily in it as a firm, contributing to the ecosystem in various ways that are …

Startups

6 top disruptive technology trends

In the world of constant innovation disruptive technologies have become an intrinsic part of strategic and management consulting, causing all leading …

Machine Learning

What is a blockchain token?

People are just becoming acquainted with the idea of digital money in the form of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, where transactions are recorded on a …

Blockchain

Bears for Crypto, Bulls for ICOs: 2018 Market Positive Statistics

Despite a change in public sentiment toward ICOs and stronger regulatory pressure, ICOs show growth and health for the space in the first half of …

Cryptocurrency

Could Cryptocurrencies Eradicate Corruption In The Beautiful Game?

When asked to name a word beginning with C that is synonymous with the footballing world many would vouch for corner flag, crossbar… or even corruption.<p>Very few would opt for cryptocurrency.<p>However, one club in the British territory of Gibraltar is aiming to change all that.<p>Gibraltar United who …

Gibraltar

Property developer Charles Rifkind to offer 'a slice of the home of cricket' for £500 a share

Investors tired of playing the stock market can buy a stake in Lord's cricket ground next spring through a bitcoin scheme backed by property …

Money (UK)

Crypto Payments via SMS, Coin Tips for Tweets and Posts

The Daily<p><b>Financial software developer Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing BTC payments via SMS and we’ve covered the details in today’s</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Wormhole Mainnet and Developers Guide Launched

Technology & Security<p><b>There’s been a lot of activities taking place with the new project developed by Bitmain called Wormhole. The team of developers</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Remember Overstock? It's basically a crypto company now

As an online retailer, Overstock is in bad shape. It keeps losing money, and its sales growth is far behind Amazon.<p>But the company doesn't think that matters. Overstock is going all in on blockchain and cryptocurrencies.<p>Shares of Overstock (OSTK) surged more than 15% on Friday after the company …

Business

Learn how to develop an ICO using Laravel

Nikola Gjorgjievski wrote a nice tutorial on how to develop an ICO with Laravel.<p>Are you interested in issuing your own Token and making an ICO …

Laravel

"Just buy sandpaper": Cricketer Michael Clarke slammed for endorsing local cryptocurrency startup

Well-known former Australian cricketer Michael Clarke has been roasted online after lending his endorsement to a Brisbane-based cryptocurrency …

Cryptocurrency

The Slumping ICO Market Does Not Deter Eager Investors and Startups

<b>Of Animal Spirits and Reality:</b><p>There are a number of ways to keep up with any financial market. One way is to routinely go through available …

Cryptocurrency

Startup Plans ICO With Share Swap

<b>Digital encryption startup Securosys is planning an unconventional initial coin offering, finews.com has learned. The fintech firm is combining the</b> …

Wirtschaft Schweiz

Datum: Monetizing your personal data !!!

Project Analysis<p><b>“Data is the new Oil”- Clive Humby</b><p>You don’t believe. Let’s do a simple social experiment.<p>Try searching for let’s say a “Best mobile …

Blockchain