ico regulation

The Securities and Exchange Commission has published a report reminding investors the necessity to register offers and sales of distributed ledger or blockchain technology-based securities.

Arizona Would Introduce Blockchain Law to Regulate ICOs in the State
February 14th, 2018

While the world is discussing bans on crypto activity in some countries, Arizona is going to become a place for blockchain and crypto technologies.

Bitcoin Price Raises Above $8000 After CFTC and SEC Cryptocurrency Senate Hearing
February 7th, 2018

The heads of both the institutions sounded much positive on the Blockchain technology and talked about the need of regulatory approach while dealing with cryptos.

Hong Kong Finance Regulator Upraises the Legitimacy of Bitcoin Futures
December 12th, 2017

The launch of Bitcoin Futures brought not only the escalation of its price but the hot discussions on the legal and regulatory requirements for that kind of contracts.

Why the SEC’s Guidance on ICOs Will Not Drastically Impact Domestic ICO Funding
November 27th, 2017

Not all domestic ICOs are expected to be heavily affected by recent SEC’s guidance, but it will surely give companies and investors additional regulatory concerns.

U.S. SEC Raises the Alarm About Celebrity Endorsements of ICOs
November 2nd, 2017

The U.S. regulators are getting concerned about the ICOs celebrity promotion calling it “unlawful”.

A ‘Definite Possibility’ for ICO Ban in Japan Can’t be Written Off
October 23rd, 2017

Regulatory bodies across the globe are tightening the noose over trading of cryptocurrencies or either raising of funds through Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).

Taiwan’s Financial Regulator Takes Friendly Approach to Cryptocurrencies and ICOs
October 9th, 2017

Taiwan’s authorities refuse to follow the examples of China and South Korea in banning ICOs and join Japan in its bitcoin-friendly approach.

Project Transparency: 16 Blockchain Startups Launch ICO Transparency Initiative
October 2nd, 2017

According to project founders, the initiative will help to bring greater transparency and accountability for funds raised via initial coin offerings.

South Korea Bans Raising Money Through ICOs, Bitcoin and Ether Prices Fall
September 29th, 2017

South Korean Financial Supervisory Service follows the recent move of China announcing ban of initial coin offerings.

‘Chinese ICO Ban Is Not Quite What It Appears,’ US Blockchain Attorney Explains
September 12th, 2017

The People’s Bank of China recently announced its decision to introduce a complete ban on ICOs, a stunning move that sent shockwaves throughout the world. The global blockchain is abuzz, parsing this decision and its potential consequences.

Chinese Official: ICO Ban in China is Temporary
September 11th, 2017

Crypto community in China may take a sigh of relief: according to its official the government temporarily “pauses” ICOs, not bans them.

Swiss-based Crypto Valley Association Comes Out in Support for Careful ICO Regulation
September 8th, 2017

Crypto Valley Association, a Swiss-based non-profit association that promotes cryptocurrencies and the development of blockchain technologies, has announced its support for ‘careful’ ICO regulation.

Crypto Valley Association Comes Out in Support for Careful ICO Regulation; Announces ICO Code of Conduct
September 7th, 2017

Switzerland boasts four of the five largest token sales recorded to date.