Thailand tightens its grip on ICO regulation20.68
    Thai regulators have been tough on cryptocurrency and blockchain this year, and if they pull off their latest plan it will further tighten their grip on the industry. The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are preparing to launch its first regulated initial coin offering (ICO) portal later this month, according to the Bangkok Post. It appears that ICOs will be vetted on a case-by-case b...
    Kraken Is The Safest Exchange, OKEx, Huobi Pro And Bitstamp Among The Riskiest: Report2.37
    With crypto exchanges being a favorite target for hackers, placing your cryptos at the safest hands should be a priority for any crypto investor. And according to a report by cyber security firm Group IB, the safest exchange is the long-serving U.S-based exchange, Kraken. The report considered a variety of factors that included the level of technical security, the rigidity of the KYC and AML proce...
    Real Estate Token Sales Are So Next Year6.28
    The St Regis Aspen hotel boasts 179 rooms, a 15,000 square foot luxury spa, and terrific views of the Rocky Mountains on all sides. It’s a prestige venue by any measure, and apparently an attractive investment as well. Recently, a New York asset management group closed an $18 million digital token offering for a small share of the property, working with investors recruited through Indiegogo, a pla...
    SEC charges EtherDelta founder with running unregistered securities exchange18.63
    In what could prove to be a groundbreaking case, the US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged the founder of cryptocurrency trading platform EtherDelta, Zachary Coburn, with running an “unregistered national securities exchange.” The order claims EtherDelta facilitated more than 3.6 million orders for ERC20 tokens (a popular Ethereum-based token protocol), many of which purportedly fall u...
    $1.6 Million in Bets Handled on the Augur (REP) Network During the US Mid Term Elections-7.31
    The decentralized prediction platform of Augur (REP) that is built on the Ethereum network, has achieved an impressive feat of handling approximately $1.65 Million in bets during the US Mid Term elections that were held on the 6th of November this year. During the day of the mid-term elections, the value of bets had initially reached $900,000 only to surpass the $1 Million mark as the day came to ...