ICO Tokens Should Be Regulated as Securities, Not Bitcoin

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The role of cryptocurrencies was thrust into the spotlight during a hearing between Congress and the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The US House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations held a hearing with the Wall Street regulator on April 26, and …

Wall Street Regulator to Examine Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. It’s cryptocurrency hedge funds’ turn in the regulatory spotlight. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will examine dozens of cryptocurrency hedge funds, which are known for their risky trading strategies and higher fees versus traditional investment funds. Regulators want to …

Reg A+ Cap Expansion Could See More ICOs File in the US

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. We’ve written in the past about the various methods companies in the United States can go about raising money via an ICO/token offering.  One of the main methods we mentioned was the use of Regulation A+, something traditionally utilized by smaller companies …

SEC Investigating ‘Dozens’ of Cryptocurrency Startups, Official Confirms

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has opened investigations into dozens of startups operating in the cryptocurrency space, an agency official confirmed on Thursday. SEC Investigating ‘Dozens’ of Cryptocurrency Startups, Official Confirms Stephanie Avakian, co-director of the SEC’s enforcement division, confirmed …

We’re Compliant With SEC’s ICO Rules

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex says that it is compliant with federal regulations governing securities trading. The exchange, which is headquartered in Seattle, issued a statement on Wednesday assuring its customers that its token review process is compliant with rules that prohibit companies …

SEC Subpoenas 80 Cryptocurrency Firms, Including TechCrunch Fund

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has subpoenaed 80 cryptocurrency companies, including the $100 million cryptofund of TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, according to CNBC.   Arrington told CNBC Thursday that he has received a subpoena, as has every cryptofund he has …

SEC Targets ICOs in Broad Cryptocurrency Markets Investigation

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. While all may seem quiet on the regulatory front, it could just be the calm before the storm. The US Securities and Exchange Commission is pursuing a broad investigation into ICOs, one in which numerous subpoenas and requests for information have been issued to a …