Oh, the irony... Floyd Mayweather, arguably the most well-known face in boxing, along with producer and social media extraordinaire DJ Khaled, has essentially been sucker punched by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) in a crypto- and ICO-related case. Floyd...
American Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton has been advised to explain how the governmental agency interprets ICOs and when this specific form of a crypto asset can be tagged as securities. Regulators Tackle Crypto Industry Lead by North...
This article was originally posted at TheTokenist. For much of 2018, the SEC has been more vigilant in scrutinizing the cryptocurrency industry and has escalated its crackdown on crypto-related firms and projects who are not complying. Among their first enforcement...
The U.K.'s financial watchdog is reportedly investigating 50 crypto-related firms, specifically those it suspects are operating without permission in certain financial service subsectors. This jaw-dropping sum is double the amount it had investigated earlier this year. The Recent Crypto Crash With...
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In an attempt to boost innovation within the crypto and blockchain sector, the U.S. State of Wyoming has reportedly passed two articles of legislation. The two bills are related to the aforementioned ecosystems, adding to the region's already expansive...
Crypto Valley Association board members Oliver Bussmann, Vasily Suvorov, René Hüsler, and Nicolas Schobinger have announced that they will not be seeking re-election in the board elections, which are scheduled for January 2019. Current Board Members Feel New Perspectives Will...
Charlie Shrem has been called the "First Felon" of Bitcoin. Now he may add to his felonious reputation through a lawsuit initiated by the Winklevoss Twins, which claims that he embezzled money meant for early Bitcoin (BTC) investments. Bitcoin Lawsuit...
In the middle of increasing economic woes and crypto adoption across Venezuela, President Maduro's government has demanded payment for passports in the government-backed cryptocurrency, which is now known as the Petro. This is likely to put an additional burden...
Cryptocurrency investors are looking into new and improvised methods for bringing crypto exchange-traded funds (ETF) to life. U.S. regulators have widely disapproved Bitcoin-backed ETFs until there can be an acceptable method to counter nefarious trading activities in this nascent...

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