Bitcoin News — Alex Tapscott

Buterin’s Father and Antonopoulos Deny Advising Tapscott; CIBC Pulls Out

Posted by C. Edward Kelso on

Andreas Antonopoulos and Dmitry Buterin, among others, are denying their involvement in well-known Canadian investor Alex Tapscott’s projects. Other ecosystem heavies have made similar declarations. Based on reporting, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) has dropped their underwriting of Mr. Tapscott’s latest effort. Also read: SEC Warns of Celebrity Endorsements, ICOs Might be a Target Misrepresentation? […]

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SEC Warns of Celebrity Endorsements, ICOs Might be a Target

Posted by C. Edward Kelso on

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an Investor Alert: Celebrity Endorsements from its Office of Investor Education and Advocacy (OIEA). “It is never a good idea to make an investment decision just because someone famous says a product or service is a good investment,” the statement scolded.  Also read: UK & Taiwanese Regulators Weigh-in on Bitcoin Laundering, France […]

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'Blockchain Revolution' Author Launches $20 Million Digital Asset Investment Firm

Posted by Stan Higgins on

Alex Tapscott, co-author of a noted book on blockchain, has launched a new digital asset investment firm backed by $20 million in funding.

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