ICO Wrap – Initial Coin/Token Offering News Summary for May 18, 2018

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Poloniex Exchange De-Lists BELA Coin As It Switches To New Token

The Poloniex exchange has de-listed the BELA legacy coin, as the photo-sharing service switches over from its old blockchain tokens to a new ERC-20 token.

Texas Regulator Halted ICO That Used Fake Celebrity Endorsements

The Texas State Securities Board (SSB) has issued an emergency cease-and-desist order against a company that it claims used fake endorsements from celebrities to fraudulently promote its initial coin offering (ICO).

ICO Spotlight: Phantasma Protocol Allows App Development And Sharing

Phantasma Protocol is a decentralized content-sharing platform that enables application development. Users control and own their own content, and an encrypted email service allows private messaging that not even the Phantasma team can access. The platform will operate on the NEO blockchain.

Crypto Research Platform ICOCrunch Partners With Indorse To Ensure Legitimacy Of ICOs

Singapore-based decentralized social network Indorse has teamed with crypto research platform ICOCrunch to drive transparency among initial coin offering (ICO) projects.