SEC Adopts Final Rules For Regulation A Exemption On Securities

Bitcoin, Blockchain and the Law, Blockchain, Investing, Regulation | December 19, 2018 By:

In an important ruling for crypto and blockchain firms, the Securities and Exchange Commission has adopted final rules to allow reporting companies to rely on the Regulation A exemption from registration for their securities offerings.

“Regulation A provides an exemption from registration under the Securities Act for offerings of securities up to $50 million in a 12-month period,” 

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AriseCoin Backers Fined $2.7M And Barred From Digital Securities Offers

Crime, Investing, News, Regulation | December 12, 2018 By:

Two former executives behind an allegedly fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) that was stopped by the Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this year have been ordered in federal court to pay nearly $2.7 million and prohibited from serving as officers or directors of public companies or participating in future offerings of digital securities.

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