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.
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,
IdentityMind Global has released its know your customer (KYC) plug-in for initial coin offerings (ICO).
IdentityMind Global is a provider of anti-money laundering (AML) and compliance services for bitcoin and crypto companies, and offers an advanced compliance platform for digital currencies.
The Bee Token initial coin offering began with bright promise The company had already raised $10 million USD in its pre-ICO phase, and had a large number of white-listed investors ready to join the public offering.
Somehow, hackers managed to get that investment list,
Synapse AI was founded in 2016 with a vision of rewarding data compilers using artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology. By creating opportunities to interact and learn from each other, the network will create smaller “economies” where the data is leveraged for use in decentralized marketplaces.
Facebook Bans Cryptocurrency And ICO Advertising – Cites Potential For “Misleading Promotional Practices”
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.
ICON is a blockchain and cryptocurrency (ICX) that had a fast-track to the top of the digital currency markets. Holding its token sale in September 2017, the company raised $42M within six hours.
At the end of December, the ICX token began trading on two cryptocurrency exchanges,
The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation (Minfin) has introduced a draft federal law on the regulation of digital assets and initial coin offerings (ICO).
The Digital Assets Regulation Bill, published by Minfin on January 25, defines cryptocurrency as a digital asset which can be traded but can’t be used as means of payment,
The Philippines Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a cease-and-desist order against the initial coin offering (ICO) of Krops, an agriculture mobile app founded by businessman Joseph Calata.
In an order dated Jan. 23, the SEC cites four affiliated companies – Black Cell Technology Inc.,
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.