SEC Chairman Confirms Cryptocurrencies Like Ethereum Are Not Securities
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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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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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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…

Aboveboard Founder Claims ‘Nobody Is Buying’ STOs
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Crypto News
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Aboveboard Founder Claims ‘Nobody Is Buying’ STOs

btcethereumadmin - February 21, 2019

Andy Singleton, the founder of securities exchanges Aboveboard, has published an article asserting that the security token offering (STO) market is “lifeless.” While Singleton acknowledges the efficiency…

Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for State’s Crypto Industry
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Crypto News
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Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for State’s Crypto Industry

btcethereumadmin - February 20, 2019

The U.S. state of Wyoming has passed several bills aimed to make the state a top destination for cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses. The Wyoming House of Representatives…

Crypto Securities Are Years Away from Mainstream, Technologists Say
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Crypto News
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Crypto Securities Are Years Away from Mainstream, Technologists Say

btcethereumadmin - February 18, 2019

Despite a growing mainstream interest in the use of crypto assets and blockchains as a way to replicate and represent securities, some of the use case’s earliest…

In the Daily: Liberstad Coin, Mining Contracts, Luxembourg Law
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Crypto News
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In the Daily: Liberstad Coin, Mining Contracts, Luxembourg Law

btcethereumadmin - February 17, 2019

In this edition of The Daily, we look at Liberstad’s progress toward building a libertarian community in Norway. The city has just issued its own digital coin.…

Court Reconsiders Ruling After SEC Proves Tokens Are Securities
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Court Reconsiders Ruling After SEC Proves Tokens Are Securities

btcethereumadmin - February 17, 2019

After failing to convince a federal court regarding the nature of Blockvest tokens in the previous hearing, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has finally convinced…

Luxembourg Passes Bill to Give Blockchain Securities Legal Status
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Luxembourg Passes Bill to Give Blockchain Securities Legal Status

btcethereumadmin - February 15, 2019

The European nation of Luxembourg has just passed a bill providing a legal framework for securities issued over blockchains. According to a notice published Thursday, the country’s…

SEC Commissioner Peirce Confirms Guidance on Crypto Tokens Is Coming
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Crypto News
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SEC Commissioner Peirce Confirms Guidance on Crypto Tokens Is Coming

btcethereumadmin - February 11, 2019

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) plans to clarify when securities laws might apply to crypto token sales, an official said Friday. In a speech at the…