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Crowdfunding of the next generation: Security Token Offering
2018-12-24 0 28
Considering the increasingly strict approach of regulators to tokens and cryptocurrencies in recent years, attracting investments through Security Token Offering (STO) is a logical next step for the industry as ...
How to fight fraudulent ICOs
2018-11-16 0 15
According to various estimates, fraudulent ICOs have brought their founders from $ 851 million to $ 1 billion. There are quite a few examples when organizers of such ICOs were ...
All the truth about the cryptocurrency regulation
2018-11-05 0 15
For a long time, regulators treated cryptocurrencies as the birthplace of users of the darknet and criminal structures. However, after a crypto boom in 2017, when the industry began to ...
Is Bitcoin legal in the USA: Regulators’ Opinion (part 1)
2018-08-28 0 17
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) The Securities and Exchange Commission did not give any official comments regarding cryptocurrencies (namely, Bitcoin) for quite a long time. In 2014 SEC only ...
The Bank of Thailand has allowed local banks to set up subsidiaries for the work with crypto
2018-08-04 0 18
The Bank of Thailand has officially permitted Thai banks to prepare subsidiaries for the work with cryptocurrencies. The local financial institutions, namely banks have a right to issue digital currency ...
Bitcoin doesn’t need institutional investors. Institutional investors need Bitcoin
2018-07-30 0 14
Last week the SEC rejected the proposal of twins Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss related to exchange-traded fund (ETF). The news coincided with the Facebook’s report on unprecedented stock loss and ...
The recognition of Bitcoin needs further consideration in the USA
2018-05-22 0 17
The recognition of Bitcoin as a foreign currency could theoretically affect decision-making on hiring employees in the US Department of Defense and their admission to state secrets, but the corresponding ...
SEC is looking for a new approach towards the cryptocurrencies
2018-05-09 0 16
“Treating all ICOs as securities is not the best method for controlling the cryptocurrency industry”, stated the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) commissioner Hester Peirs. “I’m afraid that the ...
Can crypto exchanges really omit governmental regulations?
2018-04-14 0 15
A popular Japanese exchange platform Coincheck lost approximately $530 million as a result of a hacker’s attack. Not so long ago it turned out that trading volumes of one of ...
ICOs in Russia will be more regulated
2018-04-03 0 23
Russian departments and regulators continue working on strengthening the control over the cryptocurrency industry in the country. Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications prepared requirements for the release of the ...
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The complexity Bitcoin mining is growing
As a result of the next recalculation of the complexity of mining Bitcoin on the night of January 14, this figure increased by almost 5%. The complexity of mining is a parameter of the blockchain network, which shows how difficult it is to perform a mathematical calculation to find a new unit and, accordingly, to […]
2019-01-18 0 5
Bitcoin volatility fell by 98% over the year.
Since January last year, the first cryptocurrency volatility has decreased by 98%. So, if on January 16, 2018, this figure was $ 3,468, then a year later – only $ 61, notes CoinDesk Markets analyst Omkar Godboul. The daily volatility over the past year decreased from 9.1% to 3.6%, although on December 16, 2018 was […]
2019-01-17 0 8
Will Ethereum hard fork Constantinople be launched this week?
Ethereum, one of the largest and most influential blockchains in the world, is planning to improve its code in the near future. A massive system upgrade, or hardfork, called “Constantinople” will include a number of technological improvements called to enhance practicality and the architecture of smart contracts. The Ethereum community will make a final decision […]
2019-01-15 0 29
The Brit​ish citizen was trying to buy a gun with cryptocurrency
David Mitchell, a 48-year old British citizen, was arrested by the US police after an attempt to purchase a gun with cryptocurrency via the dark web. Mr. Mitchell was planning to buy a Glock 9mm pistol which costs around £2,000. The man explained to the court that he was curious whether it is possible to […]
2019-01-14 0 18
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