Securities

SEC Guidance Gives Ammo to Lawsuit Claiming XRP Is Unregistered Security

The Takeaway: A new amended complaint against Ripple draws on the SEC’s framework for digital assets to outline how XRP…

New Jersey Takes Online Marketplace to Court Over 2018 Crypto Token Sale

The U.S. state of New Jersey is taking legal action over alleged securities violations by token-powered online rental marketplace Pocketinns. New Jersey Attorney…

Howey Schmowey – The Real Answer is to Update Securities Regulations

David Weisberger is co-founder and CEO of CoinRoutes and a veteran of building trading desks and financial technology businesses. The…

Kik vs SEC: The Lawyers Speak

The SEC has filed a complaint against Kik, claiming the company's initial coin offering was a breach of federal securities…

The SEC Case Against Kik’s ICO Appears Strong, Experts Say

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has sued messenger app maker Kik for its $100 million ICO – which the agency…

SEC’s Hinman Says Some ICOs May Be Eligible for ‘No-Action’ Relief

Startups that conducted initial coin offerings (ICO) years ago may be eligible for relief from potential enforcement actions by the…

Blockstream’s Samson Mow Is Launching a Space Alien Gaming Token on Bitcoin

An ardent critic of the hype surrounding crypto token sales is set to do the unlikely: launching a token. Samson…

Ethereum Investment Vehicle Approved for Small Investors

Individual investors will soon be able to invest in Grayscale Ethereum Trust, billed as “the first U.S. publicly quoted security…

Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain

Bitcoin startup Blockstream is launching a platform that lets users launch their own tokens by utilizing its bitcoin sidechain, Liquid.…

SEC Slaps Blockchain Author Alex Tapscott, Firm With Fines Over Securities Violations

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has fined blockchain author Alex Tapscott and his investment firm NextBlock Global over…

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