Beyond Crypto Friendly: Swiss Bank Helps Clients Participate in ICOs

Here’s something we don’t hear every day: a Swiss bank has opted to enable its clients to participate in initial coin offerings easily. The bank, Swissquote, has previously allowed customers to trade in cryptos. This is, to say the least, an unusual service for a fiat banking institution. Additionally, Swissquote offers traditional FOREX trading and The post Beyond Crypto Friendly: Swiss Bank Helps Clients Participate in ICOs appeared first on CCN

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AI Reads 100 ICO Papers, Publishes a Crypto Whitepaper: Here’s How it Sounds

Clay Space, a blockchain researcher and the founder of Blockspace Media, recently ran a study by feeding an artificial intelligence (AI) system 100 initial coin offering (ICO) whitepapers and having it produce its own. Essentially, through the utilization of AI and machine learning, Space had an AI system, which previously had no knowledge of cryptocurrency The post AI Reads 100 ICO Papers, Publishes a Crypto Whitepaper: Here’s How it Sounds appeared first on CCN

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South Korea’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange to Conduct ICO in Switzerland

Earlier this week, mainstream media outlet News1 reported that Bithumb, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, is conducting an initial coin offering (ICO) later this year to launch its own cryptocurrency Bithumb Coin. Bithumb Coin Some of the largest cryptocurrency trading platforms valued at billions of dollars such as Binance, Kucoin, and Huobi have already released The post South Korea’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange to Conduct ICO in Switzerland appeared first on CCN

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‘Over and Out’: $50 Million Savedroid ICO Makes Apparent Exit Scam

The founders of cryptocurrency startup Savedroid appear to have exit-scammed investors following the conclusion of its initial coin offering (ICO). On Wednesday, the website for the German company unexpectedly went offline and has since been replaced by a single image — the “Aannd It’s Gone” meme, which first originated on South Park. And in case The post ‘Over and Out’: $50 Million Savedroid ICO Makes Apparent Exit Scam appeared first on CCN

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$75 Million: Reg A+ Cap Expansion Could See More ICOs File in the US

We’ve written in the past about the various methods companies in the United States can go about raising money via an ICO/token offering.  One of the main methods we mentioned was the use of Regulation A+, something traditionally utilized by smaller companies to IPO that’s been embraced by cryptocurrency companies in the U.S. The problem is The post $75 Million: Reg A+ Cap Expansion Could See More ICOs File in the US appeared first on CCN

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Dutch Finance Minister Urges Multi-National Regulation Of Cryptocurrencies

Wopke Hoekstra, the Dutch Minister of Finance has notified the Senate and House of his plans to take action regarding the regulation of cryptocurrencies, which he claims are expanding and in need of better regulation. In a public letter, Hoekstra said he intends to work with other European nations on this issue, but he acknowledges The post Dutch Finance Minister Urges Multi-National Regulation Of Cryptocurrencies appeared first on CCN

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Thailand Law to Regulate [Legalize] Cryptocurrency, ICO Markets Coming in April

The governor of Thailand’s central bank has confirmed an upcoming law to ‘comprehensively regulate’ cryptocurrency as a former Thai finance minister throws his support behind the idea. Bank of Thailand governor Veerathai Santiprabhob has revealed details of a meeting between the country’s deputy prime minister, finance minister and other related agencies last week wherein the The post Thailand Law to Regulate [Legalize] Cryptocurrency, ICO Markets Coming in April appeared first on CCN

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Crypto Exchange Bittrex: We’re Compliant With SEC’s ICO Rules

US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex says that it is compliant with federal regulations governing securities trading. The exchange, which is headquartered in Seattle, issued a statement on Wednesday assuring its customers that its token review process is compliant with rules that prohibit companies from creating trading markets for unregistered securities. Bittrex said: “As a U.S.-based digital The post Crypto Exchange Bittrex: We’re Compliant With SEC’s ICO Rules appeared first on CCN

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