The Finance Ministry of Lithuania has issued comprehensive guidelines for cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings (ICO). According to the guidelines, ICO tokens may grant different rights to their owners, such as the right to participate in the company management process,
Moscow Exchange (MOEX), the largest exchange group in Russia, is planning to build a platform that will publish initial coin offering (ICO) information for investors.
MOEX CEO Alexander Afanasiev said that they are working on the development of basic infrastructure for companies to participate in ICOs and publish token sale data,
The Vermont Department of Financial Regulation has issued a cease and desist order against cryptocurrency startup LevelNet for violations related to the Vermont Uniform Securities Act.
According to the order, LevelNet is conducting an initial coin offering (ICO) seeking to raise money from investors across the country in exchange for their newly created cryptocurrency.
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Bitcoin payroll and wage payment service Bitwage has created a new advisory firm that creates and deploys solutions for launching initial coin offerings (ICO).
Founded in 2013, Bitwage helps companies payout to their distributed workforces and helps employees, freelancers and contractors receive their wages all over the world,
The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced it has obtained a court order halting an ongoing fraud involving an initial coin offering (ICO) that raised as much as $21 million from investors in and outside the U.S. The court also approved an emergency asset freeze and the appointment of a receiver for Titanium Blockchain Infrastructure Services Inc., Read more »
The National Assembly of South Korea has officially made a proposal to allow domestic initial coin offerings (ICO), but with stricter investor protection controls.
In September 2017, the Financial Services Commission (FSC), South Korea’s financial regulator, prohibited domestic companies and startups from participating in ICOs.
With Ethereum’s ERC20 token protocol, it has never been easier to create a digital token and get crowdfunding through an ICO.
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The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country’s central bank, has shut down an unidentified initial coin offering (ICO) for allegedly offering unregistered securities.
In a release issued Thursday, MAS said it has directed an ICO issuer to stop offering digital tokens to Singapore-based investors after assessing that the issuer had contravened the country’s Securities and Futures Act (SFA),