Blockchain Investment Moving Toward Venture Capital – Outlier Ventures Report

Blockchain, ICO News, Investing, News | November 21, 2018 By:

Venture capital firm Outlier Ventures has published the Q3 report in its State of Blockchains series, which provides an overview into blockchain investment and market trends worldwide. Predictably, the report saw venture capital taking over the money action in the space.

Three major conclusions:

  1. VC investments in the space are at an all time high as professionalization of the industry continues.


Blockchain Startup AERGO Raises $30M USD In Private Token Sale

Blockchain, ICO News, Investing, News | November 19, 2018 By:

Blockchain startup AERGO has raised $30 million in its private token sale led by Sequoia Capital China. Other investors in the private token sale include FBG, GBIC, Arrington XRP, Dekrypt, Rockaway, Neo Global, Divergence Digital, JRR Crypto and Block Crafters Capital.

AERGO is a blockchain ecosystem supported and developed by Samsung-backed Blocko,


SEC Settles First ICO Registration Violations Cases On Two Token Offerings

ICO News, Investing, News, Regulation | November 16, 2018 By:

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced settled charges against two companies that sold digital tokens in initial coin offerings (ICOs).  These are the Commission’s first cases imposing civil penalties solely for ICO securities offering registration violations.  Both companies have agreed to return funds to harmed investors,


BitInka Exchange Integrates With ICOBench For Deal Analysis

Announcements, ICO News, Investing | November 10, 2018 By:

The BitInka crypto exchange platform has integrated with ICOBench, a free initial coin offering (ICO) qualification platform. The community, backed by a wide range of experts, provides ratings and business perspectives related to blockchain.

Through this partnership, ICOBench will offer ICOs a series of services and benefits which will enhance the campaigns of each project in social media marketing,


Thai SEC To Approve First ICO Portal This Month

ICO News, News, Regulation | November 9, 2018 By:

Rapee Sucharitakul, secretary-general of Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), said that the country’s first initial coin offering (ICO) portal is likely to be certified this month and the first ICO in December.

Under Thailand’s ICO regulatory framework, ICO issuers are mandated to file an application for approval with the SEC before starting a token sale.