Tag: sec

  • Bitcoin

    VanEck & Bitcoin ETF Hopefuls Refile Application To U.S. SEC

    Although the crypto market’s year-long downturn has yet to reverse, this nascent ecosystem saw a fundamentally positive, likely bullish (price-wise) announcement on Thursday, as a financial services provider refiled a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) application to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Leading Bitcoin ETF Application Refiled Per...

    Nick Chong | January 31, 2019 | 7:25 pm
  • ICO

    Why is Kik Challenging The SEC In Anticipated Crypto ICO Court Case?

    Ever since initial coin offerings (ICOs) became mainstream, regulators, especially the U.S.’ governmental agencies, have sought to make moves against this newfangled form of funding. The crypto assets from these sales are touted as utility-centric, but incumbents have argued that they resemble securities. Jay Clayton, a commissioner at...

    Nick Chong | January 28, 2019 | 12:00 am
  • Thailand

    Thailand Stock Exchange Applies for Digital License for Crypto Trading

    Thailand is rapidly becoming one of the most crypto friendly nations in Southeast Asia despite still being in the grips of a military dictatorship. The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has plans to apply for a digital license which will enable it to operate a cryptocurrency exchange. Thai...

    Martin Young | January 17, 2019 | 9:00 am
  • US closed

    Record US Government Shutdown Prolongs Crypto Winter

    If things were not bad enough in crypto land the US government is adding to its woes. The longest shutdown in history is taking its toll on the economy, innovation and the crypto industry. The Waiting Game Continues Regulators are no friends of those in the blockchain and...

    Martin Young | January 16, 2019 | 8:30 am
  • Bitcoin

    Could a “Less Volatile” Bitcoin ETF Proposal Convince the SEC?

    If 2018 was the year of the crypto crash, 2019 is surely going to become the year of Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Although 2019 has just started, with a majority of consumers just rejoining the workspace from their holiday hiatuses, cryptocurrency-backed vehicles have already become a hot...

    Nick Chong | January 15, 2019 | 2:00 pm
  • thailand

    Thailand Opens Doors to Crypto, First Four Exchanges Approved by SEC

    Divisions are forming across Asia with regards to cryptocurrencies. Some nations such as China are constantly stomping on anything to do with crypto assets but others, Thailand being the latest, are opening their digital doors to the fledgling industry. Thai SEC Approves Crypto Exchanges Thailand started out with...

    Martin Young | January 9, 2019 | 9:00 am
  • Bitcoin

    Crypto Millionaire Proves Why Guaranteed Returns Are A Dangerous Red Flag

    The United States Securities and Exchange Commission works to educate potential crypto investors on the pitfalls of investment scams, calling out certain “red flags” investors can look out for that may indicate the investment opportunity could be a scam. Among the most glaring of the red flags cited,...

    Tony Spilotro | January 7, 2019 | 8:01 pm
  • Crypto

    Crypto Assets Won’t Be Classified As Securities With Proposed U.S. Bill

    Since Bitcoin (BTC) was formally classified as a pseudo-commodity, crypto investors have been pestering regulators, namely the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), about how their favorite cryptocurrencies stack up. Ethereum (ETH), in its “current decentralized state,” was hinted at being in the same boat as BTC. But...

    Nick Chong | December 20, 2018 | 8:02 pm
  • Bitcoin

    Contrary to Reports, Crypto Sector is Not Dead: Here’s Why

    Bitcoin is dead; Blockchain is wasted; Crypto is gone–this is something the world has been told over and over again. The first ever article that predicted a bitcoin death was published in 2010 by Tim Harford, an economist. At that time, bitcoin was trading at $0.23. The following...

    Davit Babayan | December 20, 2018 | 11:28 am

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