SEC Orders Airfox and Paragon to Return Millions to Investors on ICO Registration Violations The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were…

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were accused of violating ICO securities offering registration rules. Both firms, Carrier EQ (Airfox) and Paragon…

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A poll conducted by IT firm Clovr has found that 60 percent of participants who are eligible voters are in favor of legalizing cryptocurrency donations in federal elections in the…

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Coinbase Raises $300 Million in New Funding Round to ‘Accelerate’ Cryptocurrency Adoption Major U.S. crypto exchange and wallet provider Coinbase has raised $300 million in a fresh funding round that brings its post-money valuation to…

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Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Gets Regulatory Green Light for Litecoin Trading U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, owned by the Winklevoss twins, has sealed regulatory approval to add Litecoin (LTC) custody and trading. The news…

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US DoJ Charges 7 Russian Intelligence Officers With Crypto-Funded Hacking Attacks The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) has charged seven officers from Russia’sMain Intelligence Directorate (GRU) with cryptocurrency-funded global hacking and related disinformation…

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CFTC Charges Two Defendants for Defrauding Investors and Impersonation of CFTC Officials The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a suit against two defendants for the allegedly fraudulent solicitation of Bitcoin (BTC), according to…

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US: Crypto Industry Reps, Lawmakers, Venture Capitalists to Discuss Regulatory Landscape Representatives from U.S.-based financial giants and cryptocurrency startups will meet with Washington lawmakers this Tuesday to discuss the regulatory landscape, CNBC reportedSeptember 24.…

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Winklevoss’ Crypto Exchange Gemini Eyes Entrance Into UK Market, Sources Report Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, creators of U.S.-based cryptocurrency trading platform Gemini, are looking to expand the platform to the U.K. market, sources told the Financial Times (FT)…

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California’s Campaign Watchdog Bans Political Donations with Bitcoin The Fair Political Practices Commission, California’s campaign watchdog arm, has voted 3-1 to ban political donations with any cryptocurrency, including Bitcoin, because…

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The Fair Political Practices Commission, California’s campaign watchdog arm, has voted 3-1 to ban political donations with any cryptocurrency, including Bitcoin, because of transparency issues. The vote follows similar decisions…

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Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report Leaked code targeting Microsoft Systems which hackers allegedly stole from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) sparked a fivefold increase in cryptocurrency mining malware infections,…

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Winklevoss Twins’ Company Files New Patent for Securely Storing Digital Assets Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss’ company has filed a new patent for “securely storing digital assets,” the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) revealed Tuesday,…

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Judge Advances Securities Class Action Against Tezos Token Creators The husband and wife duo behind blockchain project Tezos have faced their latest setback in an ongoing securities class action against their $232 million Initial Coin Offering…

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Crypto Trading App Robinhood Adds Support for Ethereum Classic Commission-free crypto trading app Robinhood has listed Ethereum Classic(ETC), according to an official announcement Monday, Aug. 6. Robinhood customers can also invest in Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and Dogecoin (DOGE), as…

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McDonald’s announced their plans to release a ‘limited edition’ proprietary cryptocurrency called the ‘MacCoin’ as a way of celebrating the 50th anniversary of what has arguably become best known as…

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