ICO

A Brooklyn businessman gets 18 months in prison for conducting a fraud ICO.

Maksim Zaslavskiy has been sentenced a year and a half in prison for conduction two fake ICOs. The court will decide the amount of restitution later. In November 2108, Zaslavskiy was proven guilty for committing securities fraud.   Zaslavskiy lured in...

Block.one to pay $24 million fine for a $7 billion ICO

The SEC has settled the charges that were raised against Block.one by imposing a fine of $24 million for selling unregistered securities. SEC's announced on Monday how the company raised billion dollars in an ICO that took place between...

SEC continues war against ICOs: sues ICObox

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a complaint against the platform ICObox and its founder Nikolay Evdokimov. The SEC has filed this complaint because the crypto platform conducted ICO sales worth millions and neglected the SEC registration...

Veri Token ICO: Assets Worth $8 Million Frozen by SEC

In the recent news, a court order was granted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission(SEC) to freeze $8 million worth of assets that are related to Veritaseum and VERI token offerings. SEC has accused the company...

New Cryptocurrency Rankings published by China: EOS on top, BTC on 11th

China’s Center for Information and Industry Development (CCID) on Tuesday published its 13th crypto ranking. In this ranking CCID has added two new projects from the last time. Projects are evaluated on three aspects basic-tech, applicability,...

Meet Mauro Andriotto – Professor, Entrepreneur, and Financial Advisor

Cryptocurrency boom led to an upsurge in the crypto finance industry and necessitated the need for advisors and STO (Security Token Offering). ICOs (Initial Coin Offering) alone raised $14 Billion in funding for the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency industry despite...

How an English Teacher Became the #1 ICO Advisor: The Story of Simon Cocking

With an impressive 30 years long career(and still going strong), with different fields of work, Simon Cocking is one person that is full of surprises. With a bunch of degrees in various fields and working experience in fields related...

Failed Initial Coin Offering: Sponsy being sold on eBay

Sponsy, an initial coin offering project that was planning to raise millions is reportedly being sold on eBay, the multinational ecommerce giant. The blockchain project which was developed by Sponsy is now placed on auctions with a starting bid...

Which Ethereum Testnet To Use?

An Ethereum testnet is used by developers to test and run their dApps or contracts on the Ethereum network, before making them live on the original Ethereum chain. We will explore different testnets available on Ethereum. Be careful when connecting...

ICO vs STO, Are Security Token Offerings Different?

The initial coin offering ( ICO ) is the first, most frequently used and fastest way to finance a blockchain project without intermediary, at least in 2017 - 2018. The STO can be compared to the IPO, where the tokens...

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Petition to free Ross Ulbricht has crossed 250,000 signatures.

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