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ICOs, Exchanges “Basically Cleared Out” - Chinese Central Bank

ICOs, Exchanges “Basically Cleared Out” - Chinese Central Bank

Chinese regulators have “basically completed” clearing out initial coin offerings (ICOs) and crypto exchanges from the country, after a year of robust efforts to crack down on the platforms,...

Inside the ICO Pitch Competition: Rock 'n' Roll and Deafening Gong

Inside the ICO Pitch Competition: Rock 'n' Roll and Deafening Gong

Blockchain is an amazing technology that has already given birth to some breathtaking projects that promise to change the way we live and work. But what's even more mind-blowing about th...

Nasdaq CEO: “ICOs Are Taking Advantage of Retail Investors”

Nasdaq CEO: “ICOs Are Taking Advantage of Retail Investors”

Participating in initial coin offerings (ICOs) opens retail investors up to serious risks, says the CEO of Nasdaq, operator of a stock exchange. This comes especially since they are the ones...

In Five Months ICOs Raised More Than In Five Years

In Five Months ICOs Raised More Than In Five Years

Over 537 initial coin offerings (ICOs) conducted in the first five months of this year raised a combined total of USD 13.7 billion - more than the sum of all ICOs before this year, starting ...

Chinese Electronics Giant Disavows Token Pegged to Its Share Price

Chinese Electronics Giant Disavows Token Pegged to Its Share Price

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone and electronics giant that has seen huge growth in recent years, said in a statement that they have no connections to an ongoing initial coin offering (ICO) th...

Survey In Canada Sends Worrying Signal To The ICO Market

Survey In Canada Sends Worrying Signal To The ICO Market

If you're launching an initial coin offering (ICO), most of the surveyed Ontarians will not care about your product, your team or if you’re changing the world: 7 in 10 ICO participants c...

Big Investors Show Trust in Oasis Labs By Injecting USD 45m

Big Investors Show Trust in Oasis Labs By Injecting USD 45m

Oasis Labs, a team of security researchers from the University of California, University of Berkeley and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), are launching a “privacy-first” cloud co...

Island Province Wants to Lead the Way for South Korea ICO Change

Island Province Wants to Lead the Way for South Korea ICO Change

The governor of South Korean self-governing province Jeju Island is pushing ahead with plans to launch a province-wide initial coin offering (ICO) – despite the fact that the national govern...

Less Than Half of All Tokens Still Alive Four Months After ICO: Study

Less Than Half of All Tokens Still Alive Four Months After ICO: Study

Investing in initial coin offerings (ICOs) may not be as lucrative as some investors seem to believe, a new study from Boston College finds. In the study, researchers found that about 56% of...

This Video Shows How Blockchain Can Get Closer to Non-tech Savvy User

This Video Shows How Blockchain Can Get Closer to Non-tech Savvy User

Tenzorum Project, a key management protocol for a decentralized web, has recently integrated with Parity, to give users that are not very tech savvy access to dapps (decentralized apps) and ...

Pressure Growing For S Korea's Government to Reverse ICO Ban

Pressure Growing For S Korea's Government to Reverse ICO Ban

South Korean MPs and lawyers are gearing up for a fresh assault on the country’s initial coin offering (ICO) ban. The politicians and legal professionals are aiming to reverse the government...

Close to 80% of ICOs Are Scams - But They Get Less Money

Close to 80% of ICOs Are Scams - But They Get Less Money

A new study found that initial coin offerings (ICOs) are most often employed by those trying to make quick gains and disappear underground. A total of 78% of ICOs in 2017 were “identified sc...

Read This Advice Before Investing In an ICO

Read This Advice Before Investing In an ICO

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued an advisory on initial coin offerings and crypto-assets "Customer Advisory: Use Caution When Buying Digital Coins or Tokens." Below i...

Investor Protection? Never Heard of It. Analysis of Top ICOs

Investor Protection? Never Heard of It. Analysis of Top ICOs

The vast majority of initial coin offering (ICO) projects promising, for example, team token vesting periods or no additional tokens minted after the ICO have no code in their smart contract...

Solving ICO Problems With - New Token Projects!

Solving ICO Problems With - New Token Projects!

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have two big problems: 1) many of them are fake, designed only to scam naive investors out of their hard-earned money; and 2) many of them are unsuccessful. So...

S Korea: Politicians in Fresh Bid for ICO Reform

S Korea: Politicians in Fresh Bid for ICO Reform

The South Korean government is preparing to respond to renewed calls from opposition MPs urging the executive to make initial coin offering (ICO) reforms. Minister of Science and ICT You You...

The Fight For ICOs Intensifies in South Korea

The Fight For ICOs Intensifies in South Korea

Politicians and lawyers have led a fresh round of calls for the South Korean government to amend or repeal its initial coin offering (ICO) ban. The calls were made at a blockchain policy mee...

It Started! South Korea Parliament Debates Ending the ICO Ban

It Started! South Korea Parliament Debates Ending the ICO Ban

The National Assembly, South Korea’s parliament, has begun debating whether the government should overturn a ban on initial coin offerings (ICOs). The motion was presented after three member...

Top 40 ICOs by Gains / Loss Due to ETH Price Swings

Top 40 ICOs by Gains / Loss Due to ETH Price Swings

Although Ether price has fallen around 85% from its all-time high of USD 1,400, many initial coin offering (ICO) projects have cashed out before the price crash in 2018, a new research of 22...