Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain
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Bitcoin
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Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain

btcethereumadmin - May 15, 2019

Bitcoin startup Blockstream is launching a platform that lets users launch their own tokens by utilizing its bitcoin sidechain, Liquid. Launched at CoinDesk’s Consensus conference 2019, the…

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

btcethereumadmin - May 15, 2019

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has fined blockchain author Alex Tapscott and his investment firm NextBlock Global over securities violations. The SEC says that Canada-based…

5 Major Indian Laws That Apply to Cryptocurrency
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Bitcoin
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5 Major Indian Laws That Apply to Cryptocurrency

btcethereumadmin - April 22, 2019

India has a number of laws that currently apply to cryptocurrency. A new Cambridge University report explains some of these laws. News.Bitcoin.com talked to one of the…

Tata Settles Securities Between National Depositories on a Blockchain
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Crypto News
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Tata Settles Securities Between National Depositories on a Blockchain

btcethereumadmin - April 11, 2019

India’s second largest firm by market valuation has completed a blockchain trial of cross-border securities settlement between two central securities depositories (CSDs). Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) announced Wednesday…

Tata Settles Securities Between 2 National Depositories on a Blockchain
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Crypto News
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Tata Settles Securities Between 2 National Depositories on a Blockchain

btcethereumadmin - April 11, 2019

India’s second largest firm by market valuation has completed a blockchain trial of cross-border securities settlement between two central securities depositories (CSDs). Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) announced Wednesday…

SEC’s Crypto Token Framework Falls Short of Clear and Actionable Guidance
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Crypto News
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SEC’s Crypto Token Framework Falls Short of Clear and Actionable Guidance

btcethereumadmin - April 4, 2019

The Takeaway: The SEC’s new guidance outlines how it will apply the decades-old Howey test to crypto assets. However, there remain a number of unanswered questions, including…

The SEC Just Released Its Long-Awaited Crypto Token Guidance
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Crypto News
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The SEC Just Released Its Long-Awaited Crypto Token Guidance

btcethereumadmin - April 3, 2019

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published fresh regulatory guidance for token issuers, nearly half a year in the making. The guidance focuses on tokens…

SEC Chairman Confirms Cryptocurrencies Like Ethereum Are Not Securities
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Bitcoin
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SEC Chairman Confirms Cryptocurrencies Like Ethereum Are Not Securities

btcethereumadmin - March 12, 2019

On March 12, the cryptocurrency and blockchain legislative advocacy group Coincenter published correspondence between the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton and representative Ted Budd.…

Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Complete Blockchain PoC for Legally Binding Repo Transaction
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Blockchain
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Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Complete Blockchain PoC for Legally Binding Repo Transaction

btcethereumadmin - March 6, 2019

German financial services firm Commerzbank and securities marketplace Deutsche Boerse have completed a PoC for a legally binding repo transaction using blockchain tech. German financial services company…

Company Evades SEC Penalty Despite Illegally Issuing Security Tokens
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Bitcoin
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Company Evades SEC Penalty Despite Illegally Issuing Security Tokens

btcethereumadmin - February 22, 2019

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has decided not to impose a penalty on a company that had issued security tokens without its approval and without…