Pure Bit Bamboozles Investors in $2.7 Million ICO Exit Scam

Pure Bit lured investors in with promises of a rewarding ICO then mysteriously vanished, taking 13,000 worth of ETH with them. There’s a Sucker Born Every Minute The South Korean...

Eustace Cryptus | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin Regulation

Bitcoin is Permitted by Law, Chinese Arbitration Court Says

The Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration recently issued a ruling saying there is no prohibition against Bitcoin ownership and transfer in China. The decision means that despite...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago
South Korea

South Korea Stands Firm: Won’t Legalize ICOs For Now

South Korea stood its ground on the matter of legalizing initial coin offerings (ICOs), reaffirming the ban that the country instituted last fall. ICO Ban Stands The Financial Services...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago

How People Are Still Buying Bitcoin and ICO Tokens in China

Despite the statewide clampdown on initial coin offerings, investors in China can still take buy ICO tokens fairly easy.  Local ICO projects, on the other hand, take advantage of...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
Bitcoin Regulation

China Celebrates Killing Its Bitcoin Exchanges as CNY Volume Falls...

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has declared victory over Bitcoin, stating that the market leader’s trading in its national currency has fallen to less than 1 percent of...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago
Ripple VP Calls for More Cryptocurrency Friendly Regulations in South Korea

South Korea May Soon Legalize ICOs

South Korea’s National Assembly has put forth an official proposal to permit domestic initial coin offerings (ICOs), signaling a possible reversal of the outright ban on the...

Adam James | 1 year ago
China Blames Poor Investment Choices on Crypto Industry

China Blames Poor Investment Choices on Crypto Industry

China has shockingly (not really) issued yet another warning about the so-called perils that come along with investing in the cryptocurrency industry. This time, it’s in the form of...

Nikita Blows | 1 year ago
Ripple VP Calls for More Cryptocurrency Friendly Regulations in South Korea
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South Korea: FSS Governor Talks Easing of Cryptocurrency Regulations

Yoon Suk-heun, the newly appointed governor of the Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) of South Korea, has declared that there will be a review of the current crypto regulations in the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 2 years ago

‘We’re On Pace to List Over 5,000 ICOs This Year,’...

Bitcoinist spoke with co-founder of ICO Alert, Mike Finch, who shared his insight into the recent ban on Initial Coin Offering (ICO) advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Google social...

Allen Scott | 2 years ago
Bitcoin Miner Injured in Shooting Blames China Crypto Ban

Bitcoin Miner Injured in Shooting Blames China Crypto Ban

A Taiwanese Bitcoin Miner nearly paid for his life after being shot at by gangsters for allegedly reneging on a mining deal by not providing payment. The victim went on to blame China...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago

Australia’s Policymakers Have Made The Country An Attractive...

The InvestDigital ICO illustrates how Australia has become one of the leading ICO targets for tech startups.  When the Chinese government slapped a ban on initial coin offerings...

Samuel Rae | 2 years ago
New SEC Report: Cryptocurrency Exchanges Trading Security Tokens Must Register

Will ICOs Survive the SEC Bloodbath?

The SEC just issued another warning over Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) but the test of a utility versus a security token is still murky. Here's what I believe the 5 Actions the SEC...

Mark Fidelman | 2 years ago

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