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Business Standard India
Bitcoin regulation: Why it makes sense to recognise it as a currencyBitcoin in dollars and sell in rupees, picking up premiums. Another major tren
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
Bitcoin in dollars and sell in rupees, picking up premiums. Another major trend has been that of initial coin offerings (ICOs). There have been multiple types of ICOs. One is that of a start-up doing an IPO, which raises subscriptions in Bitcoin.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Now there is a way for contagion from a bitcoin price collapse to flow into the rest of the marketsa lot of money in bitcoin and now want to diversify without cashing out (and be
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
a lot of money in bitcoin and now want to diversify without cashing out (and becoming liable for taxes on their gains). ICOs have generated $4 billion in funding in the last two years, according to Credit Suisse. ICO funding has already eclipsed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Now there is a way for contagion from a bitcoin price collapse to flow into the rest of the marketsa lot of money in bitcoin and now want to diversify without cashing out (and be
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 hours ago
a lot of money in bitcoin and now want to diversify without cashing out (and becoming liable for taxes on their gains). ICOs have generated $4 billion in funding in the last two years, according to Credit Suisse. ICO funding has already eclipsed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Is bitcoin the new ponzi? Initial Coin Offerings raise regulatory hacklesnow in the wake of a significant spurt in the valuation of many such VCs and a
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
now in the wake of a significant spurt in the valuation of many such VCs and a rapid growth in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). Modelled on the Initial Public Offers or IPOs for issuance of new shares in the stock market, some entities have... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsare helping some pioneering investors gain quick wealth, federal authorities ar
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
are helping some pioneering investors gain quick wealth, federal authorities are warning about their potential for fraud. ICOs are sometimes called “crowdsales” and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsare helping some pioneering investors gain quick wealth, federal authorities ar
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
are helping some pioneering investors gain quick wealth, federal authorities are warning about their potential for fraud. ICOs are sometimes called “crowdsales” and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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Gulf News
Europe draws in nearly half of funds raised via initial coin offeringsfirms, found European-based entities have raised $1.76 billion (Dh6.5 billion)
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
firms, found European-based entities have raised $1.76 billion (Dh6.5 billion) through so-called initial coin offerings, or ICOs, since 2014, representing 46 per cent of funds raised globally.ICOs have become a bonanza for digital currency... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Feds start to crack down on fraud as Bitcoin soarsand Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potentia
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
and Exchange Commission has warned investors to be on the lookout for "potential scams" involving Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs are sometimes called "crowdsales" and function similarly to an Initial Public Offering on the stock market, but without... Read more
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Fortune
Here's What Chinese Investors Are Most Excited Aboutthe domestic stock exchange and the property market. To get yields, they’re wil
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
the domestic stock exchange and the property market. To get yields, they’re willing to speculate on new things including ICOs. So the government sees that as money that should be invested in increasingly better companies that exist on the Chinese... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Cryptocurrency: Everything You Need To Knowfrom company stock to Beanie Babies. But while companies have IPOs, or initial
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
from company stock to Beanie Babies. But while companies have IPOs, or initial public offerings, cryptocurrencies have ICOs, initial coin offerings, and any entity can launch it as an investment. The Atlantic illustrates the problem with not... Read more
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Mashable
Bitcoin and the millennials may have created a perfect stormbe secondary to the desire to just ride out the hype, man. It's not just Bitco
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
be secondary to the desire to just ride out the hype, man. It's not just Bitcoin. In the past months, I've invested in ICOs and traded digital tokens created by companies that were little more than a few LinkedIn profiles and a fancy PowerPoint... Read more
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Canberra Times
Keep your savings out of Bitcoin if you know what's good for youby the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocur
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
by the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and “initial coin offerings” (ICOs). I know serious blockchain developers won’t mind me saying this, because they see speculative bubbles and bursts as a... Read more
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Business Insider
The CIO of a crypto hedge fund reveals why you should be cautious of the ICO bubblewith Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks inv
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
with Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks investors should be cautious when investing in ICOs. Following is a transcript of the video. Sara Silverstein: And what about the ICO bonanza that we've been seeing? How... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Ripple Price Forecast: Garlinghouse Takes Shot at Ethereum, Touts XRP as Superiorfor 20% of total Ethereum computations in the last few days, straining the plat
Profit Confidential / Posted 3 days ago
for 20% of total Ethereum computations in the last few days, straining the platform and even causing delays in some ICOs. Garlinghouse made the point that if Ethereum is struggling with one popular app, how can it possibly scale to become... Read more
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The Age
Keep your savings out of Bitcoin if you know what's good for youby the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocur
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
by the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and “initial coin offerings” (ICOs). I know serious blockchain developers won’t mind me saying this, because they see speculative bubbles and bursts as a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Keep your savings out of Bitcoin if you know what's good for youby the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocur
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
by the headlines is to keep their savings away from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and “initial coin offerings” (ICOs). I know serious blockchain developers won’t mind me saying this, because they see speculative bubbles and bursts as a... Read more
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4d
birminghammail
Bitcoin plunges by 20 per cent - this is why and what it meanshave taken a more cautious approach, with both South Korea and China recently b
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
have taken a more cautious approach, with both South Korea and China recently banning the use of initial coin offerings (ICOs), a digital fundraising tool which sees investors exchange cryptocurrency for "tokens" representing a holding or voucher... Read more
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EuroNews
Dragon bets on blockchain to cut costs for Asia's gambling businessrevert back to digital currencies,” Ahmad said. The public sale of the tokens o
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
revert back to digital currencies,” Ahmad said. The public sale of the tokens on December 8 comes amid explosive growth of ICOs to raise money in cryptocurrencies. An ICO allows the issuer to raise funds without having to fulfil often rigorous... Read more
4d
Slate
The SEC Has Completely Lost Patience With Cryptocurrency Scamsit even the fact that so many people believed him and willingly bought PlexCoin
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
it even the fact that so many people believed him and willingly bought PlexCoins. It’s the SEC’s willingness to challenge ICOs and, by extension, cryptocurrencies, for being used to evade financial regulations. “To skirt the registration... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The CIO of a crypto hedge fund reveals why you should be cautious of the ICO bubblewith Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks inv
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
with Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks investors should be cautious when investing in ICOs. Following is a transcript of the video. Sara Silverstein: And what about the ICO bonanza that we've been seeing? How... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The CIO of a crypto hedge fund reveals why you should be cautious of the ICO bubblewith Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks inv
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
with Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks investors should be cautious when investing in ICOs. Following is a transcript of the video. Sara Silverstein: And what about the ICO bonanza that we've been seeing? How... Read more
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Business Wire
Alpine Immune Sciences Announces Preclinical Data Showing Novel Immuno-Oncology Costimulatory Molecules Generated from vIgD Platform Fused with Trastuzumab Enhanced Immune Responses Against HER2-Positive Tumor Cellsthe goal of activating T cells against HER2-positive tumors in the tumor microe
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
the goal of activating T cells against HER2-positive tumors in the tumor microenvironment. Results showed these trastuzumab-ICOSL “V-mAbs” promoted T cell proliferation and cytokine secretion and enhanced killing of tumor cells. The data were... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI monetary policy LIVE: Urjit Patel keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%target. 2:10 PM "In the wake of significant spurt in the valuation of many VCs
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
target. 2:10 PM "In the wake of significant spurt in the valuation of many VCs and rapid growth in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), RBI reiterates the concerns," the central bank said in a statement. 2:09 PM Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has cautioned... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Beyond Cryptocurrency: 5 Do's and Don'ts for Using Blockchain in Your BusinessTezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Re
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Tezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Recently, I've been wondering how prevalent ICOs are and whether they could potentially be a substitute for venture capital."... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Beyond Cryptocurrency: 5 Do's and Don'ts for Using Blockchain in Your BusinessTezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Re
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Tezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Recently, I've been wondering how prevalent ICOs are and whether they could potentially be a substitute for venture capital."... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Beyond Cryptocurrency: 5 Do's and Don'ts for Using Blockchain in Your BusinessTezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Re
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
Tezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Recently, I've been wondering how prevalent ICOs are and whether they could potentially be a substitute for venture capital."... Read more
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The News-Times
Beyond Cryptocurrency: 5 Do's and Don'ts for Using Blockchain in Your BusinessTezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Re
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Tezos raised $232M. Bancor raised $153M. These are massive amounts of money. Recently, I've been wondering how prevalent ICOs are and whether they could potentially be a substitute for venture capital."... Read more
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Technode
Zipper says smartphones will make blockchain and cryptocurrencies mainstream · TechNodebe interesting to see whether the new model of cryptocurrencies will survive ma
Technode / Posted 5 days ago
be interesting to see whether the new model of cryptocurrencies will survive mainland China’s tough environment in which ICOs have been banned and Bitcoin exchanges shut down. Saarnio believes there are simply too many cryptocurrency users in... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 top ASX tech shares to watchservices. The company announced this week that it had been appointed corporate
Motley Fool / Posted 5 days ago
services. The company announced this week that it had been appointed corporate adviser for two Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), one for the direct-order grocery platform, INS Ecosystem, and the other for online poker game platform... Read more
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Mashable
This was Bitcoin's big year, but where does it go from here?development was stalling, Ethereum powered an entire new class of crowdfunded s
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
development was stalling, Ethereum powered an entire new class of crowdfunded startups. Funded by initial coin offerings or ICOs (sometimes also called token generation events), those startups have raised over $1.2 billion since 2014. And while some... Read more
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The Hill
Bitcoin bonanza must be met with smart, tailored regulationthe CME and CBOE are launching bitcoin financial products. Entrepreneurs are r
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
the CME and CBOE are launching bitcoin financial products. Entrepreneurs are raising money through Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) that look like securities offerings. Bitcoin prices gyrate at warp speed. What, if anything, should regulators do about... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Bitcoin Has the Glitter but It Is Not Golddaily basis, attempts by banks to create their own cryptocurrencies and the inc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
daily basis, attempts by banks to create their own cryptocurrencies and the increasing creation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) which will limit their respective values and may be a sign of a bubble building. Bitcoin may be the new poster child... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The War On Gold Intensifies: It Betrays The Elitists' Panic And Coming Defeat - Part 1physical gold is physical gold, and cannot be replicated or conjured out of not
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
physical gold is physical gold, and cannot be replicated or conjured out of nothing. There will be no endless stream of new ICOs for genuine, physical gold, because gold is what it is and always will be. This means that funds flowing into gold will... Read more
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Zero Hedge
SEC Wins Injunction Against ICO Organized By Financial Fraudstersecurities-law violator (a status that’s not uncommon among so-called “entrepre
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
securities-law violator (a status that’s not uncommon among so-called “entrepreneurs” in the massively fraudulent world of ICOs), have raised $15 million since August marketing and selling a product called PlexCoin. The case is the first brought... Read more
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CNET
Backers promised investors a whopping 1,354% gain, but SEC says PlexCoin is a scamseeks to get PlexCorps, Lacroix and Paradis-Royer to "disgorge their ill-gotten
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
seeks to get PlexCorps, Lacroix and Paradis-Royer to "disgorge their ill-gotten gains" along with interest, bar them from ICOs and pay a fine. The Quebec Autorité Des Marchés Financiers in Canada also cracked down on PlexCorps in July. The cases... Read more
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CBS News
Winklevoss twins become first "bitcoin billionaires"(ICO) that a Canadian man named Dominic Lacroix claimed would provide investors
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
(ICO) that a Canadian man named Dominic Lacroix claimed would provide investors a 13-fold profit in less than a month. ICOs are initial sales of cryptocurrencies, similar to initial public offerings for stocks. Bitcoin enthusiasts are... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China's Central Bank Warns "Bitcoin Will Die" - Here's Howbut then - as capital flows accelerated - the government and central bank began
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
but then - as capital flows accelerated - the government and central bank began to 'crackdown' on crypto, first by banning ICOs and then shutting down local exchanges. Volume disappeared... "If we had not shut down bitcoin exchanges and cracked... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Can A 16 Year Old Math Genius And Semi-Naked Women Sell The First Ever ICO Tranchea question of how RICH YOU WANT TO BECOME", and to do that, all you have to do
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
a question of how RICH YOU WANT TO BECOME", and to do that, all you have to do is invest in an ICO tranche. Wait, don't ICOs already offer a 110% guarantee that you will become rich beyond your wildest dreams on their own? Why would they need... Read more
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The Hill
Tulips, dotcoms can teach us about Bitcoin bubble's imminent burstweakness of most cyber currencies is that there is no “there” there. With the
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
weakness of most cyber currencies is that there is no “there” there. With the exception of initial coin offerings (ICOs), cyber currencies have no substance — they do not represent anything tangible, such as gold or silver, nor do they have... Read more
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Fortune
The SEC's Cyber Unit Just Filed the First Charges Over ICO ScamA new division of the Securities and Exchange Commission dedicated to so-called
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
A new division of the Securities and Exchange Commission dedicated to so-called “initial coin offerings” (ICOs) filed its first charges on Friday, targeting a scam that reportedly raised $15 million from thousands of investors by promising a 13-fold... Read more
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Fortune
Could Israel Become a Hub for Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrency?bank’s Governor Nestor Espenilla said it’s in talks with the nation’s Securitie
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
bank’s Governor Nestor Espenilla said it’s in talks with the nation’s Securities and Exchange Commission on ways to oversee ICOs, in which companies raise funds through the sale of digital tokens. Skepticism on cryptocurrency in Israel In the... Read more
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Gulf News
Philippines eyes rules for coin offerings as Bitcoin use surgesManila’s central bank is in talks with the nation’s Securities and Exchange Com
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
Manila’s central bank is in talks with the nation’s Securities and Exchange Commission on ways to oversee ICOs, governor says Manila: The Philippines is looking at regulating so-called initial coin offerings, as the use of cryptocurrencies gains... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Frustrated Investors File Lawsuits Against World's Largest ICOhe said. Over the summer, the SEC issued a ruling in an inquiry into the implos
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
he said. Over the summer, the SEC issued a ruling in an inquiry into the implosion of the DAO that effectively deemed all ICOs securities offerings. This means companies that launch ICOs must register their tokens as securities and abide by all... Read more
9d
Zero Hedge
PwC Becomes First "Big Four" Firm To Accept Payment In Bitcointhat bitcoin and other established cryptocurrencies have now developed into mor
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
that bitcoin and other established cryptocurrencies have now developed into more broadly accepted forms of settlement." ICOs have two important characteristics that would pique PwC’s partners’ interest: Plenty of cash on hand, and many... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Brooklyn man pleads not guilty in digital currency scaminitial coin offerings. Zaslavskiy is so far the only person to be criminally c
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
initial coin offerings. Zaslavskiy is so far the only person to be criminally charged with fraud related to launching ICOs, the process of minting new digital currency that has become a popular pastime on Wall Street amid the mania. In an... Read more
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