Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

The former head of a ConsenSys-incubated startup filed paperwork to sue the venture studio and its founder, Joe Lubin. The former head of a ConsenSys-incubated startup filed paperwork to sue the venture studio and its founder, Joe Lubin.
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5 Notable ICO Exit Scams of 2018

5 Notable ICO Exit Scams of 2018

During the peak, ICO season, projects large and small appeared and some disappeared overnight, or failed to develop. But five projects attracted significant attention with their dramatic exit scams in 2018. During the peak, ICO season, projects large and small...
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Gladius ICO Scams Investors for Millions? Reneging on Agreements Despite SEC Ruling

Gladius ICO Scams Investors for Millions? Reneging on Agreements Despite SEC Ruling

Gladius ICO has repeatedly failed to honor investor agreements and has cut off communication, even within their community, prompting many to term it a scam. Gladius ICO has repeatedly failed to honor investor agreements and has cut off communication, even...
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Digital Asset Security Startup Fireblocks Leaves Stealth Mode With $16 Million in Funding

Digital Asset Security Startup Fireblocks Leaves Stealth Mode With $16 Million in Funding

Digital asset cybersecurity startup Fireblocks announced its launch out of stealth mode with $16 million in funding. Digital asset cybersecurity startup Fireblocks announced its launch out of stealth mode with $16 million in funding, according to a press relea...
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Messaging Giant Telegram’s ICO Token Is at Last Going on Public Sale

Messaging Giant Telegram’s ICO Token Is at Last Going on Public Sale

Telegram’s gram token, previously sold to accredited investors in the biggest-ever ICO in early 2018, is at last to be offered to the public. Telegram’s gram token, previously sold to accredited investors in the biggest-ever ICO in early 2018, is.....
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Report: Liquid Cryptocurrency Exchange to Host Public Phase of Telegram ICO

Report: Liquid Cryptocurrency Exchange to Host Public Phase of Telegram ICO

A press release confirmed a pre-sale for vetted public investors, which will nonetheless be subject to tight controls. This article has been updated to include that Cointelegraph has reached out to Telegram for comment. Cryptocurrency exchange Liquid will repo...
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Kik’s KIN Token Gets Delisted from CoinFalcon; Drops 80% from ICO Price

Kik’s KIN Token Gets Delisted from CoinFalcon; Drops 80% from ICO Price

The asset crashed after the US Securities and Exchange Commission opened a lawsuit against Kik for selling unregistered securities. The asset crashed after the US Securities and Exchange Commission opened a lawsuit against Kik for selling unregistered securiti...
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Did Kik Just Place a Target on the Backs of its Form-D ICO Peers?

Did Kik Just Place a Target on the Backs of its Form-D ICO Peers?

By CCN: Kik might very well have good intentions by inviting a fight with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. If the litigation, which the securities regulator has filed against the company, goes Kik’s way, it will set a precedent...
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The 8 Biggest Bombshells From the SEC’s Kik ICO Lawsuit

The 8 Biggest Bombshells From the SEC’s Kik ICO Lawsuit

In a complaint filed Tuesday, the SEC laid out where Kik allegedly ran afoul of U.S. securities law with its $98 million ICO in 2017. It also revealed a lot more. In a complaint filed Tuesday, the SEC laid out...
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The SEC Has Filed Suit Against Kik For Its 2017 ICO

The SEC Has Filed Suit Against Kik For Its 2017 ICO

In 2017, messaging service Kik raised $100 million during its Kin token ICO. The US Securities and Exchange Commission now claims the ICO constituted an illegal securities offering. In 2017, messaging service Kik raised $100 million during its Kin token...
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