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Bitcoin Regulation

US Congress Introduces Two New Cryptocurrency Bills

US lawmakers are exploring new blockchain regulations. US Congress just introduced two new cryptocurrency bills aimed to address price manipulation and boost the country’s...

Georgi Georgiev | Apr 01, 2019 | 14:00
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News

‘Best We Have’: Experts Call for Measured Reaction to New...

Cryptocurrency industry sources continue to debate the impact of fresh statements from US regulators over whether the Ethereum network’s ether (ETH) token is a security.  SEC...

Esther Kim | Mar 13, 2019 | 09:00
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News

Binance CEO: No Profit-Sharing With Users Due To BNB Security Status

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance will not share profits with holders of its in-house token due to regulatory hurdles. ‘You Don’t Want That’ That was the decision from...

Esther Kim | Mar 05, 2019 | 14:00
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Swiss Stock Exchange to Launch Its Own Security Token This Year

Switzerland’s Stock Exchange (SIX) wants to have its own security token offering in the second half of 2019 alongside the launch of its SIX Digital Exchange (SDX) platform for...

Georgi Georgiev | Feb 07, 2019 | 15:00
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Op-Ed

The Future of the ICO Hangs in the Balance

The US Securities and Exchange Commission took a fairly harsh view on ICOs, judging almost all to be undeclared securities. But isn’t that response just...

Emilio Janus | Jan 29, 2019 | 04:00
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Estonia’s DX Exchange To Launch Ethereum Tokenized Stocks

Estonian digital trading platform to launch the first Ethereum based tokenized stocks regulated under European Union laws on January 7. [Updated: The original version of this article...

Esther Kim | Jan 03, 2019 | 11:00
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Legislation

US Congressmen Introduce Bill To Exempt Crypto From Securities Law

A couple of Congressmen in the United States are trying to get an exemption for cryptocurrencies from securities law. If successful, it could signal a paradigm shift in the US...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Dec 22, 2018 | 14:00
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SEC Settles Charges Against DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather for ICO...

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather Jr for unlawful ICO promotion. Both celebrities have agreed to pay the...

Georgi Georgiev | Nov 30, 2018 | 02:30
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Bitcoin Regulation

SEC Slaps Paragon, Airfox ICOs With $250,000 Fine

US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) repeated calls for ICO token issuers to comply with securities laws November 16 as it enforced penalties against Paragon and...

Esther Kim | Nov 19, 2018 | 21:00
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Bitcoin Regulation

EtherDelta SEC Action Could Impact Entire Industry, Experts Warn

Legal figures engaging with cryptocurrency are warning over continued regulatory uncertainty impacting businesses after US regulators fined EtherDelta almost $400,000 November 8...

Wilma Woo | Nov 09, 2018 | 06:00
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Bithumb Launching US Securities Exchange with SeriesOne Partnership

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has joined the league of exchanges diversifying their international offerings by setting up a US securities trading platform.  Preempting...

Wilma Woo | Nov 01, 2018 | 12:30
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Bitcoin Regulation

Hong Kong Crypto Exchanges Coming Under Increased Regulatory Scrutiny

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong appears set to adopt a new approach to regulating the local cryptocurrency trading market. This announcement comes after the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Nov 01, 2018 | 09:30

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