Tag: ICOs

PWC Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’

PWC Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’ Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) has published a report in collaboration with Crypto Valley seeking to provide “a strategic perspective” on the initial coin offering (ICO) and security token offering (STO) sectors. The report finds that security tokens “are not fundamentally different […]

International Cooperation ‘Critical’ to SEC Action Against ICOs

International Cooperation ‘Critical’ to SEC Action Against ICOs Steven Peikin, co-director of the enforcement division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), recently described international cooperation as playing a critical role in facilitating investigations in the initial coin offering (ICO) sector. Also Read: Chinese Miners Short BTC Markets to Hedge […]

Rosenstein Targets ICOs, FEC May Permit Political Donations Through Crypto Mining

Rosenstein Targets ICOs, FEC May Permit Political Donations Through Crypto Mining In recent regulatory news, the U.S. deputy attorney general has called for international cooperation on cryptocurrency regulation. Separately, the U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) has prepared a draft advisory that could allow political donations in the form of mining […]

Crypto Detectives Project Rates and Investigates Suspicious ICOs

Crypto Detectives Project Rates and Investigates Suspicious ICOs An online platform created in Russia has set a noble goal of making the cryptocurrency industry safer for investors. The project investigates initial coin offerings (ICOs) that have raised suspicions and performs the due diligence for free. A report about each ICO […]

US SEC Levies ‘First’ Civil Penalties Against Two ICOs for ‘Unregistered’ Securities

US SEC Levies ‘First’ Civil Penalties Against Two ICOs for ‘Unregistered’ Securities In a self-described “first,” the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has settled two cases that impose civil penalties against ICOs over their unregistered, “illegal” token sales Cointelegraph.com News