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ICO Thailand Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to Approve Five ICO Projects

Thailand Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to Approve Five ICO Projects

Once the regulatory framework takes effect in the month of June 2018, the SEC of Thailand is expected to approve five ICO projects out of 50 projects. Thus, only five projects have passed the registration requirements provided the SEC regulators.  Five ICO Projects Approval According to the post published on June 13, 2018, the Thailand …

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ICO Quoine, a Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange to Launch ICO

Quoine, a Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange to Launch ICO

QUOINE, a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has disclosed the release of its Initial Coin Offering platform. This new platform is an all-in-one ICO execution service. It is an end-to-end solution which goals at aiding blockchain project to conduct ICO’s in a flexible, secure, transparent and scalable manner which is the best method of KYC and AML. …

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ICO Cambridge Analytica Planned to Raise Money Through Own Cryptocurrency

Cambridge Analytica Planned to Raise Money Through Own Cryptocurrency

Cambridge Analytica is the company behind recent Facebook’s massive data leak scandal. It is now planning to issues its own cryptocurrency and aiming to raise funds through ICOs. It is also tried to promote Dragon Coin associated with a Macau gangster. The company tried a variety of technologies including blockchain.   The Own Cryptocurrency: Cambridge …

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ICO Japan Is Planning To Legalize Initial Coin Offerings

Japan Is Planning To Legalize Initial Coin Offerings

Japan is moving ahead to legalize initial coin offerings while other countries like the US and China are restricting the fundraising technique to save their investors from the existing risks. Japan has a well-known standing as a global home for cutting-edge tech and innovation. It was the only important economy to present legitimacy on digital …

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ICO John McAfee Charges $105,000 for Cryptocurrency Promotions

John McAfee Charges $105,000 for Cryptocurrency Promotions

Founder of the software company McAfee, John McAfee is now promoting cryptocurrency for $105,000 per tweet to his 810,000 direct followers. Some of the countries like Venezuela developing their own cryptocurrency. Other countries like China stand against the use of cryptocurrency. Recently, the top giants like Google, Twitter, and Facebook have banned the crypto-related advertisement. …

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ICO Venezuelan President: Petro Cryptocurrency Earned $5 Billion During Pre-Sale

Venezuelan President: Petro Cryptocurrency Earned $5 Billion During Pre-Sale

The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro said Petro cryptocurrency had raised $5 billion during Pre-ICO. He also noted that this cryptocurrency had strengthened the country’s international reserves. The Petro, the world’s first national cryptocurrency developed by the government of Venezuela made available in pre-sale through an ICO. Formerly, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro said that it …

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ICO Estate of Wu-Tang Clan Rapper Ol’ Dirty Bastard to Launch Cryptocurrency

Estate of Wu-Tang Clan Rapper Ol’ Dirty Bastard to Launch Cryptocurrency

Wu-Tang Clan is taking a second shot on cryptocurrencies after last year’s launch of Cream Capital. However, which did not manage an ICO finally. The crypto will support rapper son’s album launch and be using to buy merchandise and access events  The estate of the late Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol’ Dirty Bastard is teaming up …

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Blockchain Marshall Islands Could Be First to Issue National Crypto

Marshall Islands Could Be First to Issue National Crypto

Marshall Islands will issue a distributed cryptocurrency called Sovereign through an ICO later this year. It will be based on the SOV blockchain that uses the Yokwe framework that requires identification. The Marshall Islands Parliament last Wednesday passed a law that could see the island become the first to issue world’s first legal tender as …

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PRESS RELEASE With Moxyone You Can Use Your Cryptocurrencies Just like Fiat

With Moxyone You Can Use Your Cryptocurrencies Just like Fiat

The cryptocurrency market is growing, but a lot of people still struggle when it comes to utilization of their funds. It’s because there’s no proper infrastructure which allows ordinary people to use cryptocurrencies just like their FIAT. A lot of Initial Cost Offering (ICOs) fail because there’s no infrastructure. However, with MoxyOne things will probably …

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PRESS RELEASE Transparency Comes to Invoice Financing, Thanks to Invox Finance

Transparency Comes to Invoice Financing, Thanks to Invox Finance

According to the market research reports, the Invoice Financing industry is globally valued at 2.78 Trillion USD. The industry has grown huge in countries like United Kingdom, Australia, and the United States. But in countries like China and Japan, it’s still not performing well. However, that’s all because there’s no transparency in the system. Invox …

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ICO Tezos Foundation appoints two new members to its board

Tezos Foundation appoints two new members to its board

The replacement of members is not the first since infighting in the startup since last year after ICO.  The Founders stepped down as a member in support for Tezos foundation. Tezos has new members on its Tezos Foundation board. Ryan Jesperson and Michel Mauny will replace Johann Gevers and Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons who stepped …

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ICO Hollywood actor Steven Seagal is Become the BRAND AMBASSADOR OF BITCOIIN2GEN

Hollywood actor Steven Seagal is Become the BRAND AMBASSADOR OF BITCOIIN2GEN

Hollywood action film star Steven Seagal has become the brand ambassador of the Bitcoiin2Gen. Today, Segal announced his engrossment with ‘Bitcoiin’, a token made on the Ethereum and has nothing to do with Bitcoin. Behind Bitcoiin ICO Steven Seagal is a man of miscellaneous character whose spiritual trust and mortality are woven into every aspect …

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Bitcoin John McAfee crypto survey on Twitter shows surprising result

John McAfee crypto survey on Twitter shows surprising result

Social media plays a vital role in the cryptocurrency. Blockchain firms use many platforms to communicate with their clients and investors and make announcements. The social media attract colorful characters, John McAfee, the self-appointed crypto overlord. Poll of Cryptocurrency Community John McAfee, who sometimes back posted controversial daily recommendations of altcoins to trade before shifting …

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Exchange China to Block All Crypto-Related Websites Using the Great Firewall

China to Block All Crypto-Related Websites Using the Great Firewall

The Chinese government aims to block all websites related to cryptocurrency trading and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) within the country . The Great Firewall of China prevents anyone in the country from reaching foreign exchange sites. China to restrict crypto and ICOs related websites As stated above, the Chinese government has, reportedly, removed ads relating …

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Bitcoin We support Bitcoin says CEO and Co-founder of Twitter and Square

We support Bitcoin says CEO and Co-founder of Twitter and Square

Co-founder and CEO of Twitter and Square, Jack Dorsey tweeted recently saying that he supports Bitcoin. He tweeted that “cryptocurrency is a long-term path towards greater financial access for all.” “Instant buying (and selling, if you don’t want to hold) of Bitcoin is now available to most Cash App customers. We support Bitcoin because we …

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Exchange Bafin orders crypto exchange GmbH to cease operations as a financial brokerage

Bafin orders crypto exchange GmbH to cease operations as a financial brokerage

Federal Financial Supervisory Authority BaFin has ordered crypto exchange GmbH to stop operating as a financial brokerage. This is because it does not have regulatory authority to run a financial commission business. The firm has been selling Bitcoins to customers and then transferring the gains to their accounts in Euros within 30 minutes. However, some …

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Bitcoin Hong Kong holds a campaign to educate public on the ICOs and Crypto investments

Hong Kong holds a campaign to educate public on the ICOs and Crypto investments

Hong Kong’s financial regulator yesterday launched a campaign to make people aware of risks involved in crypto and ICO investments. The aim is to help the public assess risks before making investments or making transactions, according to Joseph Chan, the undersecretary of the government’s Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau (FSTB). The program was launched …

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ICO Prodeum, ICO scam leaves after pulling down its website and social media

Prodeum, ICO scam leaves after pulling down its website and social media

You could invest in anything today through an ICO depending on where your interest is. For the love of bananas and vegetables, you could have exchanged Ethereum for Prodeum coins hoping these guys would “revolutionize the fruit and vegetable industry”. However, Prodeum is no more, and it turns out they were deceiving people into this …

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Bitcoin Bitcoin forks could welcome 50 more forks this year

Bitcoin forks could welcome 50 more forks this year

According to Lex Sokolin, a director of fintech company Autonomous Research, Bitcoin forks could increase up to 50 this year from 19 forks last year. Forks are different protocols from the main chain, which try to improve the original string by adding more features or a few more tweaks. It is an alternative to raising …

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ICO Ernst and Young says around $400 million lost from ICO funds

Ernst and Young says around $400 million lost from ICO funds

According to the accounting firm Ernst and Young (EY), around $3.7 billion was raised through ICO funds up to date, but hackers have stolen over 10 percent. Thus, roughly about $400 million has been lost. Ernst & Young said that hackers targeted ICOs because they allow raising millions of dollars within less time. They investigated …

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News Ledger Nano S hardware raises $75 million in second round of funding

Ledger Nano S hardware raises $75 million in second round of funding

Ledger, a company that manufactures Ledger Nano S hardware or cold crypto wallet. It has raised $75 million in the second round of funding to ramp up production and solve back-order issues. It is the most significant Series B regarding amount raised by a crypto startup when you exclude ICOs. The round was oversubscribes according …

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Ethereum Will NEO be resilient amidst market crash?

Will NEO be resilient amidst market crash?

NEO price rose by 25 percent on January 15 to a high of $180 but has since dropped to $126.6 according to CoinMarketCap as at the time of writing. While the run could be due to speculative market trends, it could also be due to the advantages NEO presents to crypto users. However, the rise …

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ICO India investors falling scam victims due to lure of profits

India investors falling scam victims due to lure of profits

Thousands of Indians are being attracted into investing in cryptocurrencies because of the high profits, only for some to fall into scamster’s traps. These kinds of scams and Ponzi schemes started in India after ICOs became a trend in mid-2016. According to Kislay Chaudhary, who is a cybersecurity consultant in the country. However, they became …

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Exchange Metropolitan Bank Halts International Cryptocurrency Wire Transfers

Metropolitan Bank Halts International Cryptocurrency Wire Transfers

New York base Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp has ceased all cryptocurrency-related international wire transfers, effective immediately.    A customer of Metropolitan Bank reported to Fortune that he was notified of bank’s ceasing action for all international crypto-related wire transfers on an immediate basis. He addressed bank is inept of verifying the compliance of international wire …

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PRESS RELEASE Open Trading Network Leverages Cross-chain Technology to become the First Ever Platform to Unite all Blockchain Networks

Open Trading Network Leverages Cross-chain Technology to become the First Ever Platform to Unite all Blockchain Networks

Open Trading Network, the first 100% collateralized decentralized exchange is breaking new grounds. Thus, in the industry by making exchanges between the blockchain networks fast and secure like never before. The company’s vision is to build a set of applications aimed at making the crypto world open to the common man and all market participants. November …

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ICO John McAfee’s Twitter account hacked and hacker recommends “coin of the day”

John McAfee’s Twitter account hacked and hacker recommends “coin of the day”

John McAfee’s Twitter account was hacked yesterday and the hacker posted recommendations of the ‘coin of the day’ leading to pumps and dumps of the said coins. McAfee later tweeted complaining of the hack and the tweet that recommended Siacoin and then NXT, PTOY, BAT and XRP saying Twitter had been informed of the hack. …

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News Finance Ministry of Russia draft law on cryptocurrencies regulation

Finance Ministry of Russia draft law on cryptocurrencies regulation

Recently, Russia takes a step forward with its plans on cryptocurrencies regulation  and ICOs. Thus, to provide an accurate framework for trading in the industry. According to Antony Siluanov, Finance Minister said in Econo Times, “The Ministry of Finance has prepared a draft law, currently under consideration, which will determine the procedure for issuing, taxing, buying and …

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Exchange EtherDelta suspends service following hack alleges

EtherDelta suspends service following hack alleges

Crypto world is reporting hacks every other day and EtherDelta, a popular exchange has been compromised leading to its suspending of services. However, its website is still down as at the time of writing. However, the company announced today on Twitter that it is in the “last step of bringing the service back” and would …

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PRESS RELEASE Bitwinner’s Initial token launch was highly inspiring and successful!

Bitwinner’s Initial token launch was highly inspiring and successful!

Bitwinner has finally launched its ICO successfully. The Bitwinner ICO is one of the most awaiting coin offerings in the year 2017. The ICO begun at 12. AM HKT on December 21, 2017. 0.3 Million tokens were out for sale; a huge crowd banged up to the site and all tokens sold out successfully. There …

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PRESS RELEASE What is Bitwinner?

What is Bitwinner?

What is BWC and how to get it? Bitwinner is the decentralized cryptocurrency startup, focusing on the winner’s cryptocurrency. Being one of the best choice among all cryptocurrencies, Bitwinner is creating the best of value to cryptocurrency audience. The platform is emerging with significant earning programs including Lending, Staking and Bounty. However, the one who participates …

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ICO SEC chairman urges ‘risky caution’ with cryptocurrencies

SEC chairman urges ‘risky caution’ with cryptocurrencies

Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Jay Clayton say that investors should be aware that returns from ICO investments are lower than anticipated. Besides, other risks such as the possibility of tokens being stolen. Speaking in a statement, he said the markets are prone to great manipulation amidst low regulation and investor protection. He also told …

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ICO Israel Securities Authority will be easygoing to ICOs

Israel Securities Authority will be easygoing to ICOs

Israel Securities Authority (IAS) has said through its chairman Prof. Shmuel Hauser that Bitcoin was a bubble but at the same time asks Israeli authorities to take a friendly regulatory approach to ICOs. The news comes after his September statement that the commission was worried about cryptocurrencies’ bubbles. Although they regarded blockchain as a legit …

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ICO Israeli binary options ex-operatives could turn to cryptocurrencies industry

Israeli binary options ex-operatives could turn to cryptocurrencies industry

Knesset passed a law on October this year to outlaw binary options following many fraudulent activities in the 10 years of the industry in the country and many people who were left jobless could look for opportunities in the cryptocurrencies industry. Binary options were a huge deal in the country with Ramat Gan alone attracting …

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Exchange Russian will never legalize virtual currencies

Russian will never legalize virtual currencies

Russian Communications and Mass Media minister Nikolay Nikiforov claimed last week that the government will never legalize the virtual currencies as a means of payment. The statement comes one month after his ministry submitted a proposal of regulating cryptocurrencies or the new cryptocurrency regulation bill in the country, so the country is trending the path …

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Exchange South Korea won’t be supervising Bitcoin exchanges

South Korea won’t be supervising Bitcoin exchanges

South Korean financial regulator and watchdog Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) has no intentions to regulate Bitcoin exchanges for now according to a Thursday announcement by the department’s chief. Korea Times reported that he said cryptocurrency is not a “legitimate currency” so does not fall within regulation and supervision. He said the government sees them as …

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Bitcoin Russian billionaires are all set to invest in digital currency

Russian billionaires are all set to invest in digital currency

Through, Blackmoon Crypto, the European fund, Russian billionaires Roman Abramovich, Aleksandr Frolov and Aleksandr Abramov setting an eye on prominent cryptocurrency bitcoin. The European fund is the tokenization platform for real world and crypto investments. Thus, a subsidiary of Blockmoon Financial aims to establish and sustain the framework for tokenized funds globally. According to the …

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ICO Confido goes off after getting $374000 as ICO startup backed

Confido goes off after getting $374000 as ICO startup backed

Confido, which raised $374,000 from investors in an ICO and reached $10 million in market cap last week, has disappeared from Sunday this week. The company’s ICO ran from Nov 6 to 8 on TokenLot. TokenLot now says in a statement about Confido, that the lines of communications between them and Confido are also now …

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Bitcoin Michael Novogratz: Bitcoin protestor too outdated to get crypto world

Michael Novogratz: Bitcoin protestor too outdated to get crypto world

Some of the investors and experts who share their perspective over incredible rally in Bitcoin’s valuation say they still do not understand the actually situation and others name it a scam or bubble. According to Michael Novogratz, a billionaire investor, protesting against Bitcoin is an attitude that might just be due to the fact most …

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PRESS RELEASE Start-up from the heart of Berlin has pioneered decentralized mobile mining by combining blockchain with regenerative energy

Start-up from the heart of Berlin has pioneered decentralized mobile mining by combining blockchain with regenerative energy

For the first time truly mobile data-center Envion AG has created a technology uses affordable local energy to mine wide spectrum of cryptocurrencies. By collecting freely available energy, envion can be able to operate at minimum costs than the competitors. Meantime, it reduces the CO2 footprint of the blockchain industry. Envion goals at decentralizing the …

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ICO Ethereum co-founder and Ripple CEO disapproves ICO industry

Ethereum co-founder and Ripple CEO disapproves ICO industry

Recently, Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple chief executive officer, and Joseph Lubin, Ethereum co-founder have criticized the present state of ICO industry. Regulators need to catch up with ICO industry: Brad Gralinghouse Gralinghouse, belief that “a lot of what’s happening in the ICO market is actually fraud”. There is an increase in the number of ICOs facing …

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News Central Bank Russia official: ICOs have ‘great potential’

Central Bank Russia official: ICOs have ‘great potential’

A senior official from Central Bank Russia pledges the support for ICOs. His belief that it could initiates funding opportunities after its great potential for startups. Furthermore, the first deputy governor of the Bank of Russia, Sergey Shvetsov says that central bank will “support and development” of ICO funding model. According to TASS, the Russian …

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News Second class lawsuit has filed against Tezos founders

Second class lawsuit has filed against Tezos founders

Within three weeks, twice the lawsuit has filed against the Tezos project founders. Followed by Florida’s US District Court, filed case against Arthur and Kathleen Breitman. As they misleadingly they sell unregistered securities in violation of federal as well as state law. While, they also raised $232 million in an ICOs in July. The lawsuit …

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News China ICO ban hints at state-controlled cryptos, says Lee

China ICO ban hints at state-controlled cryptos, says Lee

The ban of ICOs in China may be a confirmation of what the cryptocurrency community has been suspecting for some time now: that states may end up launching and running digital crypto versions of their fiat money systems. However, emergence of state-issued and state-controlled cryptocurrencies will limit decentralization of cryptocurrencies, said CEO of BTCC, Bobby …

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PRESS RELEASE Airfio – Crypto banking with AI is launching the biggest ICO

Airfio – Crypto banking with AI is launching the biggest ICO

Integration of AI in crypto banking It is for the first time in the industry of cryptocurrency that blockchain transactions will be executing through artificial intelligence. AI is the basically a facet where robots or machines acquired an equal quantity of intelligence as humans. It has a unique strength to respond quickly to any query …

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News ICOs are analyzed for the first time by German regulators

ICOs are analyzed for the first time by German regulators

Till date, Germany has is keeping a distance from the cryptocurrency. However, digital currencies are no longer actively operating. Germany’s main financial and securities regulator have issued a warning for investors on ICOs. The Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin), warning investors of “substantial risks” involved in ICOs and token sales. The financial authority wrote: “ICOs …

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News Reason why Bitcoin price dropped this weekend

Reason why Bitcoin price dropped this weekend

Brief: This weekend, cryptocurrencies experiencing a major price drop down. Since the loss resulted in 20% net loss for overall cryptocurrency values. Over the weekend, Bitcoin was at a $5000 peak. Almost, bitcoin associated with all digital coin that experiencing dropdown in values. Significantly, Bitcoin price has downward graph over $1000 as China abandon cryptocurrency. …

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News Treasury U.S Secretary Steven Mnuchin concerns about Bitcoin

Treasury U.S Secretary Steven Mnuchin concerns about Bitcoin

Steven Mnuchin, Treasury U.S Secretary says that he is merely concerned about illegally use of Bitcoin. Mnuchin stated in a Yahoo Finance interview, the situation must be carefully examined. Since it has to ensure that Bitcoin is not use for illegal transfer of funds. He said, “It’s something we are looking at very carefully and …

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News Cryptocurrency exchanges are officially ban in China

Cryptocurrency exchanges are officially ban in China

China officially banned cryptocurrency exchanges. It was announced was September, finally closed down its last exchange. Thus, making it illegal for Chinese mainlanders to exchange digital money. Particularly, the last cryptocurrency exchange in China closes down as of November 1. The final closure, the crypto exchanges in China officially became illegal. Therefore, still, Chinese investors …

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News Blockchain startup Dragonchain with Disney prototype

Blockchain startup Dragonchain with Disney prototype

Dragonchain, blockchain startup has completed a $15 million ICOs. Since it began as a Disney prototype innovation focused Seattle office. Particularly, Dargonchain had originally conceived by Disney, in 2014 as a blockchain based asset management platform. Earlier, Disney employees revived the project and decide to raise funds via utility crowdsale. During the presale for its …

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News Chairman of IAS concerns regarding ICOs and Cryptocurrencies

Chairman of IAS concerns regarding ICOs and Cryptocurrencies

Professor Schmuel Hauser, chairman of the Israel Securities Authority (ISA) draws several regulator’s concerns regarding cryptocurrencies and ICOs. Blockchain and Crypto industry Hauser opens his address by seeking difference between the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. He stated that, “blockchain technology is here to stay as well as enters every aspect of our lives”. Accordingly, he …

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News Tezos ICO threatened by class action lawsuit

Tezos ICO threatened by class action lawsuit

Tezos was one of the biggest initial coin offerings (ICOs) of the previous year which has risen more than $250 million is now at risk. Tezos is unable to deliver anything because of its internal conflicts. People consider Tezos as the third generation of Blockchain after the wild success of Ethereum-second generation blockchain. Particularly, there’s …

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PRESS RELEASE REC is booming – The Journey of Regalcoin So far!

REC is booming – The Journey of Regalcoin So far!

Regalcoin is rapidly growing in the crypto market. During a period of ICO, it has reached $60 within 25 days. On 10th October, this decentralized coin has listed in a Coinexchange market and has surged rapidly with 2000% increase in its initial price. The currency is process much like how Bitcoin does in the present …

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News HCash Australia Blockchain startup raised $53 million by ICO

HCash Australia Blockchain startup raised $53 million by ICO

Nowadays, Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) is differentiating world of businesses. But, recently, Australian blockchain startup HCash reveals its ICO details raising 21000 Bitcoins. Since the worth of Bitcoins was $53 million. Through cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are born out of ICOs. However, the approach has gained glamour among those looking for a quick investment …

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News How Coinbase’s GDAX aims to estimate crypto assets for exchange listing

How Coinbase’s GDAX aims to estimate crypto assets for exchange listing

The Digital Assets Framework was released by Coinbase’s GDAX (Global Digital Asset Exchange). Accordingly, the institutional exchange aiming to fulfill demand via Initial Coin Offering (ICO) market values. GDAX Sets Crypto List Standards The statement states, “This framework is designed to provide insight into how we evaluate digital assets for listing on GDAX. The exchange …

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News Celebrity ICO endorsements ‘Potentially Illegal’: SEC

Celebrity ICO endorsements ‘Potentially Illegal’: SEC

The SEC has issued a public statement that calls celebrity ICO endorsements ‘potentially unlawful’. It has warned that celebrities who inadequately promote security tokens may be responsible for irreverent federal securities laws. The SEC Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations and SEC Division of Enforcement states that, “These endorsements may be unlawful if they do …

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PRESS RELEASE NAU will rebuild marketing space with upcoming ICO

NAU will rebuild marketing space with upcoming ICO

Traditional marketing tools often lack the transparency retailers need to determine whether or not they are receiving a good ROI. In addition, coupon services often push retailers towards higher discounts, ultimately eroding the bottom lines of the retailers. NAU aims to address these problems, among others, by leveraging a CPA model to create a new …

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News New Zealand’s FMA views on ICOs and cryptocurrencies

New Zealand’s FMA views on ICOs and cryptocurrencies

New Zealand’s Financial Markets Authority announces regarding the ICOs and the cryptocurrencies services. Initial coin offerings The FMA wrote, “The extent to which an ICO is regulated depends on whether a ‘financial product’allows to the retail investors in New Zealand.” Four types of financial product are listed under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC …

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PRESS RELEASE trade.io Announces Historic Partnerships & Introduces Tiered Structure Further To Community Demand

trade.io Announces Historic Partnerships & Introduces Tiered Structure Further To Community Demand

01 December 2017, Zug Switzerland highly anticipated upcoming ICO trade.io has made three major announcements this week, which have strengthened its positioning as one of the leading ICOs to invest in, for 2017. The company has launched a historic partnership with The University Of Nicosia. Two post-doctoral seats, funded by trade.io will focus on advanced …

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News Cryptocurrencies used for illegal acts warns UAE central bank governor

Cryptocurrencies used for illegal acts warns UAE central bank governor

Mubarak Rashid al-Mansouri, Central Bank Governor United Arab Emirates(UAE) warns to the public against the usage of virtual currencies as a mean of payment. He entitles that digital currencies posture risks to the users as they can be used for such illegal acts. Seemingly, like funding terrorist activities and money laundering. According to a source,  …

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News Chinese Exchanges Migrating to crypto-friendly countries

Chinese Exchanges Migrating to crypto-friendly countries

Various exchanges of China are reportedly looking to migrate their services to other Asian countries that are more crypto-friendly, after the Chinese governance shutter the crypto trading and initial coin offerings (ICOs). According to Bloomberg: “They’re applying for licenses in Japan — solo or via partners — setting up over-the-counter shops in Hong Kong, or …

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News Japanese IT Firm GMO plans for an Initial Coin Offering

Japanese IT Firm GMO plans for an Initial Coin Offering

There is yet another twist is ongoing cryptocurrency initiative by Japanese IT firm GMO. It is planning for an initial coin offering. On Tuesday in an announcement, the token sale was unveiling. Even though few details remain unclear about revealed plans to open up a cryptocurrency mine. However, a cloud mining service is planning to …

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News Canada Supreme Court Holds ICO Organizer in Contempt

Canada Supreme Court Holds ICO Organizer in Contempt

In Canada, the organizer of initial coin offering recognizes in contempt of court disobeying ruling from the Quebec Supreme Court. The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), Quebec’s chief financial regulator, expressed in a statement on 20th of October. However, PlexCoin ICO organizer Dominic Lacroix and his related company, DL Innov inc. Since it has violated …

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News Initial Bitcoin Adopter Jeff Garzik Goes The ICO/Altcoin Route

Initial Bitcoin Adopter Jeff Garzik Goes The ICO/Altcoin Route

Bloq is the leading blockchain technology company announced the upcoming launch of Metronome (MTN). According to the MTN’s abstract, portability of the crypto can prove through “a proof-of-exit receipt when users vacate one blockchain, which makes them enter into another”. The company asserts that “users can easily choose the blockchain through support networks such as …

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News Japan’s friendly approach to cryptocurrencies is not ICO-friendly

Japan’s friendly approach to cryptocurrencies is not ICO-friendly

Ultimately, Japan is on high efficiency in the cryptocurrencies market. However, it is trading about 63% Bitcoin. Initially, ban on ICOs by several countries has investors worried that Japan could still be coming. Japan is now Bitcoins legal tender as well as the biggest champions of digital assets. Essentially, Japan in undergoing with different method …

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News Initial Coin offering fundraising reaches $3billion mark

Initial Coin offering fundraising reaches $3billion mark

This month, Fundraising of Initial Coin Offering (ICO) traversed a significant milestone, despite increase attention from regulatory agencies globally, racing past the $3 million mark. ICO Fundraising Tops $3 Billion Since 2013, ICOs have come along when J.R. Willett profound $500,000 to develop Omni (Mastercoin). According to the given source, presently, there are more than …

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News Slovenia wants to be EU’s destination for Blockchain technology

Slovenia wants to be EU’s destination for Blockchain technology

The Slovenia government declares that it aims to position the country as the leading destination of Blockchain Technology in the European Union (EU). The government is also studying the potential applications of the technology in public administration. In mid-October 2017 at the Digital Slovenia 2020 event, Miro Cerar, Prime Minister states that the country’s regulatory …

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News Toss payment app to add Bitcoin transactions: South Korea

Toss payment app to add Bitcoin transactions: South Korea

South Korea is known as the most wired country on earth. It also has the highest smartphone usage in the world. With the main intentions and focus towards international trade, domestic payment systems ironically protected. Mr. Lee’s company, Viva Republica, creates mobile application known as Toss. Mr. Lee continues, “Before Toss, users required five passwords …

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News Paying citizenship with Bitcoin in small pacific island

Paying citizenship with Bitcoin in small pacific island

Bitcoin being introduce by many businesses as a means of payment has now unlock the ways for citizenship. The small pacific island will allow you paying citizenship via Bitcoin. Vanuatu information center The Vanuatu information center has announced bitcoin payment. And assures that accepting bitcoin as a fee for citizenship is the secures approval from …

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News Ad on WSJ by Cryptocurrency startup is a fun at Jamie Dimon

Ad on WSJ by Cryptocurrency startup is a fun at Jamie Dimon

Jamie Dimon who is the CEO of JPMorgan told “Bitcoin is fraud” in September. As a fire back at Jamie Dimon, one of the cryptocurrency startup Eidoo took a full-page ad in the Wall street Journal. Eidoo is the Switzerland-based startup and a cryptocurrency wallet company. The company has further plan of launching debit card …

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PRESS RELEASE Proof Raises $1.7M in Token Pre-sale

Proof Raises $1.7M in Token Pre-sale

Proof, a decentralized blockchain platform SEOUL, October 10, 2017 – Proof, a decentralized blockchain platform created to transform traditional investments, has successfully raised over $1.7M during its token pre-sale. TaaS (Tokens-as-a-Service) contributed 884 ETH (equivalent to 260,000 USD) in the month-long presale continued from August to September. “We are excited to have successfully ended our …

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News Lufthansa Group is partnering with a blockchain ICO Startup

Lufthansa Group is partnering with a blockchain ICO Startup

The Europe’s largest airlines, Lufthansa Group is on partnership with a blockchain travel platform. As a part of a bid to explore possible applications of the technology. However, it was announced today, Lufthansa group has made a deal with Swiss startup Winding Tree. Since, a decentralized B-B marketplace built on the Ethereum blockchain. Maksim Izmaylov, …

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News Regulatory authority of Abu Dhabi provides ICOs for crypto funding

Regulatory authority of Abu Dhabi provides ICOs for crypto funding

Regulatory authority of Abu Dhabi is commencing to regulate ICOs. It is the instantly growing way that cryptocurrency start-ups are raising money with the warnings of many risk involved. According to data website, “ICOs are a way for start-ups to raise money by issuing a new cryptocoin, while users pay them in bitcoin or Ethereum. …

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News Car rental firm now accepting Bitcoin Payments

Car rental firm now accepting Bitcoin Payments

Drivezy, the India based Y-Combinator backed car-sharing firm has raised Rs 65 crore ($10 million). Partially, the company has used the funds to begin accepting Bitcoin payments on their niche. Ashwarya Singh, Drivezy CEO, told Econotimes, “We have started accepting cryptocurrency such as bitcoin for transactions on our platform. We have seen 150-160 transactions through …

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News 3 new blockchain payments prototypes: Singapore’s de facto central bank

3 new blockchain payments prototypes: Singapore’s de facto central bank

Recently, Singapore’s de facto central bank declares new details about its financial application’s research of blockchain technology. The Association of Banks of Singapore (ABS) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) trade group unveils today that the new set of distributed ledger prototypes that forms the second phase of “Project Ubin”. The initiative, that began with …

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News Including ICO oversight SEC announces making of “Cyber Unit” with broad powers

Including ICO oversight SEC announces making of “Cyber Unit” with broad powers

Today US SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) issues a press release about their creation of a dedicates “Cyber Unit”. Among other things, this unit will keep up some oversight over digital currencies. Broad authority The SEC states: The Cyber Unit will focus the Enforcement Division’s considerable cyber-related proficiency on targeting cyber related misconduct, like: Hacking …

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News ICO is set to launch new cryptocurrency donation system: TrueDonate

ICO is set to launch new cryptocurrency donation system: TrueDonate

ICO is launching a donation platform called TrueDonate, a new cryptocurrency from 1st December 2017 to January 15,2018. This is created for creative people, charity and civic initiatives. However, on 1st October 2017, Pre-ICO will be held on Ethereum. TrueDonate helps you to create a landing page or button in click and collects donations in …

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News Ethereum scaling project preparing to launch a token sale: Raiden ICO

Ethereum scaling project preparing to launch a token sale: Raiden ICO

Ethereum scaling projects is launching a token sale. Subsequently, ICO Raiden Network will seek fund for the development of the payments protocol. The most highly anticipated Ethereum scaling project is launching a token sale. This October, ICO Raiden Network will seek fund for the development of the payments protocol. Since, the blockchain consulting firm Brainbot …

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News Investigation rumors: CoinDash ICO hacker returns 10,000 Ether

Investigation rumors: CoinDash ICO hacker returns 10,000 Ether

A black-hat hacker has returned some part of funds who was able to steal $10 million. It was of Ether tokens after compromising an Initial Coin Offerings. CoinDash, a startup of ICO, states on it blog that it has received a total of 10,000 ETH from the hacker’s wallet address. A few days back, on …

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News Strike against cryptocurrency by Russia’s Central Bank

Strike against cryptocurrency by Russia’s Central Bank

Reportedly, Russia’s central bank has strike against cryptocurrency classify regulation as a traditional financial instrument. Last week, at an event in Sochi, Bank of Russia governor Elvira Nabiullina, says specifically opposes any policy that would deem the technology comparable to foreign currency. According to Sputnik, Nabiullina said: “We are categorically opposed to introducing cryptocurrencies in …

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PRESS RELEASE BlockRx™ to Improve Patient Safety with the First Pharmaceutical ICO Offering

BlockRx™ to Improve Patient Safety with the First Pharmaceutical ICO Offering

The BlockRx Pharma Ecosystem partners with powerhouse entites to combat the $220 billion counterfeit medicine market while empowering patients to manage their health. Philadelphia, PA (September 2017)– BlockRx has announced its partnership with YourEncore, the industry’s leading provider of proven expertise in the life sciences market, amidst the launch of its groundbreaking BlockRx Token ICO …

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PRESS RELEASE Regalcoin (REC) The Record of Worldwide coin is Begin

Regalcoin (REC) The Record of Worldwide coin is Begin

Regalcoin Info -The Record of Worldwide coin is Begin In the year 2017, where all the digital currency is getting the eye of the world. The rising rate of bitcoin is more than 300% and the presence of Bitcoin hard fork results in the form of BCH is the turning point of the cryptocurrency world. …

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PRESS RELEASE Brickblock closes successful pre-ICO token sale

Brickblock closes successful pre-ICO token sale

Secures over $1m with almost 800 contributors August 15th, 2017, Gibraltar: Brickblock, the platform for cryptocurrency holders to invest directly in REITs, ETFs and crypto funds, has successfully closed its pre-ICO token sale, reaching its target of $1m. This prepares Brickblock for its full ICO, which is set for October 11th, 2017. This allows people …

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PRESS RELEASE A better investment outlook along with its price poised to grow: MinexCoin

A better investment outlook along with its price poised to grow: MinexCoin

MinexCoin ICO: MinexCoin is the cryptocurrency fueling MinezEcosystem is set to grow strong as the blockchain platform. This endures raising funds through the ongoing ICO. There was a witnessing an increase in demand that is cryptocurrency platform. It combines low levels of additional emission. Under which the design will result in an expansion of increased …

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