IEO Replaces ICO as Exchanges Vett Tokenization Surge

The ICO was a 2017 phenomena, and it pissed off everyone from regulators to investors, so the logical evolution of this asset class (crypto investments) falls to the Exchanges who vett candidates and charge a big piece to allow them to introduce the coin tokenomics to exchange membership. Most conclude that the exchanges are really […]

Colorado Pulls The Plug On Initial Coin Offerings By Three Shady Companies

Colorado Securities Commission (CSC) has ordered three crypto firms to show cause for promoting unregistered initial coin offering (ICO). The Commission wants the firms to “justify, explain and prove” the legality of their ICOs. The order comes from the office of Colorado Securities Commissioner Gerald Rome. According to a notice by Colorado Department of Regulatory […]

Jinbi Token Lunch Main Sale For ICO

The UK as well as Belarus-based gold-backed blockchain business, Jinbi token today goes live with its main sale. Ideally, by utilizing the smart contracts, as well as linking it to gold means it will be exchangeable and a more secure and also trusted value source. The cryptocurrency market starting with Bitcoin adopted some benefits of […]

Belgian Government Takes Steps to Improve Awareness of Scams and Risks Associated with Cryptocurrency to the Public

To increase awareness about the risks and scams associated with investing in cryptocurrencies to the general public, the Belgian government has introduced a website. The FPS Economy (FPS) has announced the initiatives taken by the government in view of the growing interest in cryptocurrency recently. The general public will fall prey to the scams associated […]

Money Moves into Ethereum, Trading Takes Over Bitcoin’s Share

There has been a curious trend with Ethereum (ETH) that indicate to a possible “flippening” and staging a strong challenge to Bitcoin as the leading cryptocurrency. For a number of months, Ethereum trading accounted for less the 10% of all trades. On the other hand Bitcoin has taken up 36% of all the trading. The rise […]

Coincheck Owner Monex Plans Proprietary Blockchain, ICO

Monex Group, and online brokerage company based in Japan, which recently acquired cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, has announced that it intends to develop its own blockchain platform, with an initial coin offering to follow. The company, in its most recent financial filing of April 26 said its Japanese branch will oversee the development of the blockchain platform. The […]

Thai Finance Ministry Unveils the Final Version of Tax Framework for Cryptocurrency

The finance ministry in Thailand has unveiled the much awaited tax framework for the cryptocurrency this week. The Finance Minister of Thailand, Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong has said in the cabinet meeting on March 27, 2018, that the trades involving crypto will be taxed at 7% VAT (value added tax). He also favored for the capital […]