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Despite Warnings, ICO Promoters' Self-Reporting is 'Underwhelming': SEC Official
Refearn also discussed the way the agency determines whether an ICO is a security. They are using the “Howey Test,” a standard that came from a 1946 Supreme Court case (SEC v. W.J. Howey Co.). Refearn admitted, however, that tokens and coins aren't ...
Upfinex ICO (UPX Token): Decentralized Exchange & Wallet Platform?
Upfinex is ready to launch. Plans have already been executed, and it is in its final phases before traders can transact on the platform. It promises to offer unmatched user experience, and it also plans to cash in on the crypto craze. This article will ...
Tecdonor ICO: Sustainable Economy Token (SET) Rewards?
We are living in times when society is enlightened and expects businesses and consumers alike to be socially responsible. Tecdonor is a company that seeks to use Blockchain technology to develop a platform that rewards individuals and organizations ...
Emotiq ICO Review and EMTQ Token Analysis
The Emotiq ICO and EMTQ token sale are raising funds to build an accessible, user friendly blockchain protocol which maximizes both privacy and scalability. Emotiq features its own programming language for smart contracts based on natural language, ...
The DAICO Is Here – Does the New ICO Model Offer Better Security?
The ICO has become the go-to method for blockchain startups to crowdfund their new ventures. However, in January 2017, Vitalik Buterin published his idea for a new model improving on the ICO – the DAICO. The acronym is a contraction of DAO and ICO, ...
The ICO Race Is Over; Pigzbe Takes Gold
The ICO Race competition, held in Lugano Switzerland, saw over 20 projects battle it out for the top prize of $600,000 investment in the ICO's token (at private pre-sale price) and a listing on one of the 3 top crypto exchanges. Each participating ...
Ginex ICO (GNX Token): International Gaming Internet Exchange?
Project participants are entitled to receiving quarterly earnings from the project through the smart contract in proportion to one's token contribution. The smart contract automatically regulates the number of issued tokens based on the ICO ...
Lithuanian gov't among first in EU releasing ICO guidelines
VILNIUS, June 8 (Xinhua) -- The Lithuanian Finance Ministry released on Friday the comprehensive guidelines for initial coin offerings (ICO) amid the country's efforts to become a location for ICO projects. The Baltic state becomes one of the first ...
Moscow Stock Exchange to Publish ICO Data
The Moscow Stock Exchange (MOEX) is planning to share information about initial coin offerings (ICOs), CEO Alexander Afanasiev told Reuters Friday. The exchange is currently developing a platform for publishing token sale data, and is planning to ...
ICO Analysis: Drep
DREP appears to be on track to have a successful ICO with a solid team, multiple advisers, excellent partnerships, a reasonable hard cap, an achievable roadmap, and currently building hype towards the beginning of their crowdsale. Whether or not long ...
Clarity Pursues $50 Million Via ICO For SMB Data Platform
Reports in CNBC said this is the largest initial public offerings (IPO) of the year, with Block.one raising the massive funds via ICO. The company plans to release its flagship product, a blockchain platform dubbed EOSIO. Though the fundraising is ...
ICO smites Bible Society, well fines it £100k...
ICO smites Bible Society, well fines it £100k...
CrowdIF Launches ICO Backed By First Of Its Kind Crypto Trading Platform That Quantifies Market Sentiment & Turns It ...
CrowdIF Launches ICO Backed By First Of Its Kind Crypto Trading Platform That Quantifies Market Sentiment & Turns It ...
What's Next for Energy Blockchains as ICO Hype Fades?
The amount represents more than 35 percent of all ICO funding to date, CoinDesk figures show. But while the number of ICOs per month has remained high, climbing from 63 in February to 69 in April, the total money raised in April was less than $726 ...
ICO Watchdog Offers New Tools to Measure ICO Quality
The initial coin offering (ICO) is regarded by some as the greatest way to inflate your money that's been made since the IPO back in the 1990s. For others, it's a great way to lose whatever you invest to some kind of scam artist. While both cases have ...
Amid ICO Troubles, Why Accenture Is Attractive in the Blockchain ...
Amid ICO Troubles, Why Accenture Is Attractive in the Blockchain ...
3 Times When an ICO Listing and Rating System Could Have Protected Investors
A number of high-profile frauds and the average person's inability to tell a legitimate ICO from a pyramid scheme has lead to advertising bans on most major online platforms, making it difficult for quality ICOs to find investors. An ICO list and ...
BlockBroker: 5 star rated anti-ICO-scam ICO was a scam
A project called BlockBroker has just pulled off a a very meta exit scam. It touted itself as an anti-scam platform, designed to imbue buyers with complete confidence in ICO picks "and completely eliminate ICO fraud by creating a 100% safe investment ...
Ifoods Chain ICO is in Progress on LEEKICO, Only 2 Days Remaining Before Exchange Hit
Over time and with the emergence of many ICOs that go live almost every moment, the need for integrity in the coin generation environment has become essential. This is the reason platforms such as LeekICO are gaining prominence to ensure that fairness, ...
Block Broker, an ICO to Prevent Exit Scams, Pulls an Exit Scam
As if in harrowing parody of itself, Block Broker just subjected its investors to the very thing it swore to prevent. The ICO, which claimed to be building a platform to prevent investors from buying into exit scams, just pulled an exit scam of its own ...
SEC's Clayton: 'Come See Us' If You Want to Do an ICO
The SEC won't budge when it comes to how it regulates token sales, the agency's chairman remarked on Wednesday. Speaking to CNBC, Jay Clayton stated that sales of security-like tokens must follow the letter of the law. "If you have an ICO or a stock ...
3D-Printing ICO (Uniting The Cryptocurrency & 3D Printing Technology Together)
Makerslab24.com - 3dP-Token combines the potentials of 3D printing and crypto currencies. Czech Republic, 06/01/2018 - Additive manufacturing counts as one of the most emerging technologies of our time. Like crypto currencies it is still part of a ...
Shady ICO Issuers Are Taking 'Bags of Cash' to Border, US Says
Despite a crackdown by the U.S., China and other countries, companies' have already raised more than $9 billion through ICOs in 2018, surpassing last year's record of less than $4 billion, according to ICO data tracker CoinSchedule. Messaging service ...
AirPod ICO Achieves First Major Milestone
Under this program, every contributor to the AirPod ICO who holds APOD tokens will be able to join the program and become a sponsor of a particular AirPod unit. The sponsor will be able to earn up to 80% of the profits generated on a month-over-month ...
Korea's Unique Ability To Make Its Reverse ICO Fad Permanent ...
Korea's Unique Ability To Make Its Reverse ICO Fad Permanent ...
Another ICO Exit Scam? BlockBroker.me Disappears
BlockBroker, a company that (ironically) was holding an ICO for its own ICO-brokerage platform that claimed to be an effort to reduce the number of ICO scams in the crypto space, has disappeared. What was once a relatively professional-appearing ...
ICO Analysis: Tenzorum
In 2017, over $325 million were either stolen through phishing scams or frozen due to transacting to the wrong addresses. This is unacceptable and must be fixed. In fact, there are already a couple projects trying to find the solution to phishing scams ...
ZEROBANK announces the most feasible ICO project in remittance and money exchange industry
Low costs, due to true decentralization, and increased convenience, thanks to the large network of service agents, are the two key differences that make ZeroBank the most feasible ICO project in the remittance and money exchange industry. ZeroBank has ...
Binance exec: If ICO bubble bursts, it's a good thing for industry
Ella Zhang, who heads up Binance Labs, told Bloomberg that if the ICO bubble bursts, “it's a good thing for the industry.” Zhang, who has been with Binance for less than two months, indicated that the market continues to be positive, despite declines ...
OmiseGo Price Analysis — an ICO unicorn
It is debatable whether enthusiasm for OmiseGo should be attributed to the market's strong belief in the underlying concept of its blockchain or pure speculation, but whatever the reason, OmiseGo is one of the first ever ICO 'Unicorns' — achieving a ...
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern Backs Sports Streaming ICO
Stern's views on the cryptocurrency market have evolved from believing it to be comparable to “tulipmania” to respect for decentralized technology, and now he's backing an initial coin offering (ICO) startup with an ERC-20 token. “I then came to ...
A Book ICO? Publica Will Make That Happen
And tomorrow it will launch an ICO which will allow Matthew Kepnes, a.k.a Nomadic Matt ,to pre-sell his travel guide “Backpacker's Guide to Europe” on an Ethereum-based platform. The countdown has started. The excitement does not concern Matt only who ...
Shopin Named 'Most Promising ICO' at Bitcoinference 2018
BRUSSELS, June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Shopin, the first universal shopper profile that delivers the most personal shopping experience on retailer websites, apps, and stores using blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, was named the "Most Promising ...
Why Monster's ICO Might Not be Such a Crazy Idea
He and Centralite founder James Busby, currently building businesses in the areas of cryptocurrency and blockchain, responded to the recent news that Monster Products (formerly Monster Cable) would be launching a $300 million initial coin offering (ICO ...
Crystal Token: ICO Review
Firstly, the main CYL token, which will be sold during the ICO. Secondly, the VCYL which is a virtual token. It will be used to pay daily interest and referral bonuses. VCYL tokens have a fixed value of 0.001 ETH and will be exchangeable for CYL tokens ...
Report: France to Have Bespoke ICO Regulations in Place by 2019
France decided earlier this year they wanted their country to be a destination of choice for initial coin offerings (ICO). The mission was outlined by Bruno Le Maire, the Minister of the Economy and Finance of France, who labeled cryptocurrencies a ...
Crypto Whales Own Almost Half of the Tokens From the Biggest Ever ICO
Often called whales, large owners can hold much sway over the coin's price. Any potential coordinated moves could put smaller investors at a disadvantage. During its almost year-long ICO, the price of EOS Tokens have rallied about 13-fold, and now has ...
PR: Ethbay, the New Decentralized Ethereum Marketplace Will Launch Their ICO on June 7th
Ethbay is all set to launch their official ICO on June 7th and offer their EBY tokens at a price of 5000 tokens for 1 Ethereum. Out of 100 million EBY tokens that will be produced, 80% will be available for sale to the general public. Unlike the other ...
Monthly ICO Market Analysis [May 2018] – CoinSpeaker
Please see our report covering data on the ICO market movements over 2018, with special focus placed on the analysis of changes taking place in May 2018, ...
Tuesday briefing: SCL Elections ignores ICO order to provide access to personal data
He has now taken the case to the European Parliament. SCL Group shut down last month, but the ICO made it clear at the time that this would not suspend the obligation of the company, its staff and directors to cooperate with ongoing or future ...
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