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Australian Securities Watchdog Halts ICO Seeking to Raise $50 Million

Posted by Wolfie Zhao on

An Australian ICO project planning raise up to $50 million has been halted by the country's securities regulator.

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The SEC Is Setting Up a New Division to Talk to ICO Startups

Posted by Nikhilesh De on

The SEC's new FinHub is being launched with the aim of facilitating interactions with fintech startups, including ICO issuers.

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US Marshals to Auction $4.3 Million in Bitcoin Next Month

Posted by Wolfie Zhao on

The U.S. Marshals are set to auction off about 660 bitcoin forfeited in federal criminal, civil and administrative cases, worth about $4.3 million.

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New BitConnect Lawsuit Combines Previous Efforts Against Crypto Scam

Posted by Nikhilesh De on

BitConnect investors hoping to recoup their losses have consolidated all existing lawsuits against the startup into one.

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CFTC Official Warns Smart Contract Designers Over Predictive Code

Posted by Wolfie Zhao on

Smart contract coders could be held liable for providing predictive "event contracts" on a blockchain, a CFTC commissioner has said.

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