What is the difference between an ICO and a cryptocurrency? Well, according to SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) shouldn’t be considered a security, however, the agency chairman believes that an ICO is a security.
Is Japan Legalizing ICO’s? Japan has now proposed guidelines with the view of legalizing ICOs in the country.
Back on March 21st, Sherwin Dowlat posted an article via Medium titled “ICO Quality: Development & Trading.” Dowlat is a researcher, apart from the Static Group LLC that bills itself as an “ICO Advisory firm” based out of New York.
According to The Korea Times, South Korean financial authorities are discussing plans to re-introduce ICOs into the country.
Last week, I had the pleasure of interviewing HybridBlock’s co-Founder, Apolo Ohno, in an exclusive interview about his project.
With the ImmVRse ICO fast approaching, here’s everything you need to know about ImmVRse.
I had the pleasure of getting to sit down and talk with the world’s most decorated winter Olympian, Apolo Ohno, in an exclusive CryptoCurrencyNews.com interview today. After retiring from speed skating just five years ago, Ohno quickly jumped head first into the business world. With a heavily competitive spirit and tenacious drive to do everything full force, he surrounded himself with like-minded individuals and was thus introduced to blockchain technology and cryptocurrency.
Ever walk around and wonder what stores are having the best deals? The ARround ICO is looking to bring you all those answers and more.
The Truegame ICO presale started today, opening up to the public at last.
Have you ever used an online dating site? It can be a bit scary and overwhelming but that’s where Viola.AI comes in. Viola.AI was founded by the Lunch Actually group, Asia’s first and largest lunch dating company. They have 13 years success and over 1.4 million users. The group has expanded to the world of online dating to solve the many problems it has been plagued with for years.
The Gamblica ICO launched yesterday, initiating Stage 1 of its token sale after a successful private pre-sale.
Sharpay launched today. What is Sharpay? It’s an ICO built around sharing on the internet.
Telegram closed its pre-sale ICO at record-breaking numbers. The team sent a document to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in which they claim that they have generated $850 million, so far. The SAFT backed ICO was aimed at major venture capital firms and other cryptocurrency whales. For putting money in early, these investors will receive discounts on the platform’s GRAM tokens. The public token sale is set for March and the team anticipates it will raise another $600 million more. However, that number may grow after the immediate success of the Telegram pre-sale.
The Faceter ICO presale broke records yesterday when it managed to raise over $10 million in just 20 seconds. This is unprecedented movement for a pre-ICO, especially considering many ICO startups don’t take off at all.
For all the ups and downs experienced in the frenzied cryptocurrency market this year, companies are having no problems hiding their ambitions to revolutionize this space.
The blockchain development platform company Stratis has chosen Gluon to be one of its flagship ICOs.
Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), a subsidiary of the crypto-friendly Gibraltar Stock Exchange, plans to launch its own initial coin offering (ICO), raising $6 million from the sale of up to 60 million “Rock Tokens.” The offering will begin on February 7 and close on February 14. This ICO is a follow-up on the company’s successful presale of 210 million Rock Tokens behind closed doors in December 2017 that raised $21 million.
Forget about going to the horse races! Crypto betting is what’s in now and an up-and-coming ICO called Ethorse is looking to be the main platform on which it happens.
Over the last year the SEC, U.S Securities, and Exchange Commission have been highly engaged with issues surrounding cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).