Unikrn, an e-sport betting firm that conducted an ICO last year, is now facing a class action suit that accuses it of violating US securities law.
Blockchain advocacy group Coin Center still believes some cryptocurrencies are securities by law, and should be regulated as such.
The global custody bank’s tech and product teams are keen to transform securities lending into a peer-to-peer market, but not all are on board.
The Philippines is close to introducing new regulations governing how companies can legally raise funds through initial coin offerings.
A report released by litigation consultancy firm Cornerstone Research indicates that initial coin offerings (ICOs) account for under 2% of securities class action lawsuits – just 12 of 750 cases. ICOs are not the main offenders… are they even securities? With the total number of securities lawsuits at levels unmatched since 1995, the report found cases involving ICOs […]
In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has revealed that trading volume on its bitcoin futures markets nearly doubled during Q2; lawyer Jake Chervinsky has predicted that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may postpone its determinations regarding Vaneck’s proposed bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) until March 2019; and Bitmex […]
Vietnam’s securities regulator has warned industry companies and funds in the country to avoid activities related to cryptocurrencies.
Coinbase is one of the world’s biggest and most popular cryptocurrency trading platforms. As such, the company attracts a lot of attention. That attention forces the company to expand and offer additional trading pairs. Securities are apparently making their way to Coinbase fairly soon. Coinbase May Add Securities In the United States, there is a […]
The exchange says it has got the go-ahead to acquire three regulated firms, the first step in a plan to offer tokens deemed as securities in the U.S.
A self-regulatory organization in Thailand is planning to create a custom token aimed to speed up corporate bond settlement in the country.
Regulated token trader Templum Markets is partnering with CUSIP Global Services (CGS) to bring securities identification numbers to tokenized assets.
A Florida district court has published an analysis explaining how Centra Tech’s CTR token is a security.
Digital money platform Uphold is looking to become a Finra-registered broker-dealer following a new acquisition, the company says.
Republican Congressman Tom Emmer has praised the SEC for its recent comment indicating that ether is not a security.
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s head of the Division of Corporate Finance, William Hinman, stated during the Yahoo All Markets Summit today in San Francisco that cryptocurrencies like BTC and ETH are not securities. Soon after the SEC executive made the statements, cryptocurrency markets saw some gains as BTC rose $350 immediately after the news […]