Tag: ICO

Mt. Gox ICO

Mt. Gox ICO? Kerpeles Causes Outrage at Supposed Plan

In the world of Bitcoin, one of the most contentious figures is Mark Kerpeles. As the ex CEO of the Mt Gox Bitcoin exchange, Kerpeles oversaw one of the biggest hacks and exchange collapses in the short history of cryptocurrencies....

/ November 28, 2017
Bitcoin Sceptics are Old

Bitcoin Naysayers are Just “Old” says Hedge Fund Manager

We have all the usual arguments against Bitcoin. These have come from diverse groups of people in the financial community. One thing that many of them seem to share is that they were all born in another generation. This is...

/ November 23, 2017
Overstock Launch Blockchain Thing

Overstock Set to Launch Blockchain’s Next Big Thing

While most new projects in the cryptocurrency space are merely great ideas that consist of very imaginative white papers, every now and again an established business attempts to join the burgeoning cryptocurrency sector. Overstock.com is a “brick and mortar” business...

/ November 21, 2017
Confido Exit Scam

Confido Price Crashes, Creators Delete Project’s Online Presence

It what’s looking more and more like the crypto community’s next high-profile catastrophe, the Confido (CFD) project has utterly imploded – and for now the verdict’s still out on whether this implosion was intentional or not. This devastating fall from...

/ November 20, 2017
Tezos ICO Challenged Lawsuit

From a $232m ICO to Lawsuits – The Tezos Story

Tezos was co-founded by husband and wife team Arthur and Kathleen Breitman, and the Swiss based couple began developing the project in 2014 when the project’s white paper was first published. The duo appeared well placed to lead such an...

/ November 7, 2017
Bitcoin Hedge Fund Adoption

Mass Adoption as Numerous Hedge Funds Open Crypto Funds

The Fintech research provider, autonomous next, has released details about its latest survey into the hedge fund landscape on Bitcoin. In their report they detailed that there are at least 124 funds that are invested in crypto based assets. This...

/ October 29, 2017
Tokenized Internet Privacy Project

Orchid, the Tokenized Internet Privacy Project

One of the purposes of cryptocurrencies was to send money in a semi anonymous fashion across the world. This idea of privacy is one of the reasons that the technology has captivated the privacy conscious. Yet, as we have taken...

/ October 27, 2017
ICO Due Diligence

ICO Due Diligence – What to Look For in an Investment

The controversy surrounding Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) is still in full swing and showing no signs of dying down. Following in the wake of the Peoples’ Bank of China’s (PBoC) decision last month to impose a total ban on ICOs,...

/ October 3, 2017
ICO Regulation in Asia after China

How the ICO Regulatory Framework May Change in Asia

When China implemented a ban on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) at the beginning of September, cryptocurrency markets across the globe took a heavy tumble. This prompted many to speculate that the game was very much up for these rogue new...

/ September 26, 2017
NEO CEO possible collaboration China Regulators

NEO is Rising on Comments by the Founder on Possible Collaboration

NEO seems to have been making quite a bit of headway over the past few days. This was on some news that the founder of NEO, Da Hongfei advised the Chinese government on a possible “collaboration”. The comments were made...

/ September 26, 2017