SEC Chairman Jay Clayton To Testify Before Senate On Initial Coin Offerings

FinTech, ICO News, Investing, News, Regulation | February 5, 2018 By:

The chairman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission will testify before the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs on Tuesday. The topic will be the oversight role of the SEC and the Commodities Futures Trading Commision (CFTC), both of whom have been ramping up enforcement on the digital currency industry.

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Halsey Minor, Founder of CNET and Salesforce, Targets Video Streaming With Blockchain

Blockchain, ICO News, Investing, News, Regulation | February 5, 2018 By:

Halsey Minor has a track record of delivering platforms. He’s responsible for the creation of CNET,  Salesforce.com, and Uphold, among others.

He’s also no stranger to controversy. He recently railed against regulations at CoinAgenda, where he argued that SEC regulations are driving blockchain innovation out of the USA,

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Facebook Bans Cryptocurrency And ICO Advertising – Cites Potential For “Misleading Promotional Practices”

Announcements, ICO News, Investing, News | January 30, 2018 By:

Facebook has announced it will ban all ads that promote cryptocurrencies in an effort to stamp out what it characterizes as “financial products and services frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices.”

The social media giant posted the new policy to a company blog today.

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Blockchain Firm BlockEx Raises $24M USD in Funding

Announcements, Blockchain, ICO News, Investing | January 29, 2018 By:

Digital asset platform BlockEx has raised over $24 million in funding. The funds were collected in a private sale from accredited token buyers that included individuals, cryptocurrency hedge funds, family offices, and institutional investors for equity purchase.

BlockEx is a FinTech company with a Digital Asset Exchange Platform (DAxP) which allows users to trade digital assets and uses blockchain technology for settlement.

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