Central Bank of Lithuania Issues Updated Position on Virtual Assets and ICOs

Central Bank of Lithuania Issues Updated Position on Virtual Assets and ICOs

The Bank of Lithuania has updated its position on cryptocurrencies and ICOs, but left its underlying principles unchanged. The Bank of Lithuania has updated its position on virtual assets and initial coin offerings (ICOs), according to an announcement published on...
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ICO Scams: FBI Seeks to Educate Investors with Red Flags for ICO Fraud

ICO Scams: FBI Seeks to Educate Investors with Red Flags for ICO Fraud

The United State Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has taken it upon itself to educate investors on ICO scams. The Bureau didn’t release an official statement, however, the news was shared in an interview with The Paypers this morning. ICO Scams...
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FBI Outline Key Features of Scam ICOs, Warns Investors to Be Vigilant

FBI Outline Key Features of Scam ICOs, Warns Investors to Be Vigilant

The FBI has outlined what it believes to be the consistent threads running through fraudulent initial coin offerings. The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has outlined what it believes to be the consistent threads running through fraudulent ...
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Why the SEC’s ‘ICO Guide’ Paints a Dark Picture for Cryptocurrency in 2019

Why the SEC’s ‘ICO Guide’ Paints a Dark Picture for Cryptocurrency in 2019

This week, the Securities and Exchange Commission tweeted out its guidelines for those launching and investing in ICOs, although many would say that over a year on from the peak of the cryptocurrency boom, the guidelines amount to too little,...
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Crypto Startups Are Targeting Institutional Investors, But When Will They Finally Arrive?

Crypto Startups Are Targeting Institutional Investors, But When Will They Finally Arrive?

In case you didn’t realize it during the brutal bear market of 2018, the days of stupid money flowing stupidly into any and every cryptocurrency-related project are over. Now, it’s all about the maturity of the nascent market, and that...
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Judge Hits Crypto Startup With Injunction In Reversal of Past Court Order

Judge Hits Crypto Startup With Injunction In Reversal of Past Court Order

The move came after the same judge denied an SEC request for a preliminary injunction in November. The move came after the same judge denied an SEC request for a preliminary injunction in November.
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Digital Asset Loses Second CTO in 6 Months as Startup Shake-up Continues

Digital Asset Loses Second CTO in 6 Months as Startup Shake-up Continues

James Powell, CIO and CTO of engineering at Digital Asset, has left the enterprise blockchain startup after just six months. James Powell, CIO and CTO of engineering at Digital Asset, has left the enterprise blockchain startup after just six months.
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Why Uber’s Largest Investor Just Plowed Almost $1 Billion into Autonomous Vehicle Startup Nuro

Why Uber’s Largest Investor Just Plowed Almost $1 Billion into Autonomous Vehicle Startup Nuro

SoftBank has a lot of faith in a startup called Nuro that wants to use autonomous vehicles to disrupt the grocery delivery space. Nuro just banked almost $1 billion from the multinational holding conglomerate to make that happen. Major Uber Shareholder Throw...
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SEC ICO Guide Released Despite Ongoing Regulation Debate

SEC ICO Guide Released Despite Ongoing Regulation Debate

In 2018, ICOs raised over $7.8 billion USD—up $1.6 billion from the year 2017. Most of these 2018 funds were raised in the first three months of the year. Cryptocurrencies have been on the decline ever since. Yesterday, the Securities...
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US SEC Highlights Dedicated ICO Guide Amid Ongoing Regulatory Debate

US SEC Highlights Dedicated ICO Guide Amid Ongoing Regulatory Debate

The SEC’s brief introduction on ICOs features an overview of issues such as securities registration, financial risk and other obligations. U.S. regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reiterated guidelines on initial coin offerings (ICOs) ...
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