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SEC charges Hydrogen for profiting over $2M from market manipulation
The SEC said Hydrogen colluded with South Africa-based Moonwalker to inflate the trading volume of Hydro token.
SEC sues Chicago Crypto Capital for allegedly defrauding investors of $1.5M
Chicago Crypto Capital raised $1.5 million by issuing unregistered BXY tokens to investors during the 2018 ICO boom.
Japan might be lowering tax burdens on crypto startups in 2023
The country discussed the necessity of reducing the tax requirements on crypto initiatives to prevent start-ups from leaving Japan.
LUNA 2.0 airdrop, mainnet delayed until May 28
Terraform Labs have announced a delay of the LUNA 2.0 mainnet launch as well as the airdrop until May 28 6am GMT
How the LUNA 2.0 airdrop will be distributed on May 28
Information, including examples, has been released regarding the LUNA 2.0 airdrop scheduled to happened on May 27, 2022
ICOs are coming back following sweeping crypto reforms in South Korea
A new South Korean administration, in Yoon Suk-yeol's conservative People's Power Party, is wasting no time in bringing crypto reforms.
Launchpad projects under pressure to choose money over project fundamentals
Polkastarter co-founder, Daniel Stockhaus, laments that launchpad projects that do too well at IDO make him nervous
5 launchpads to look out for in the crypto space
Launchpads are becoming more popular in the crypto space. They have grown in popularity due to the perks given to early investors.
3AIR – The token that helps Africa
3air has begun the final round of its public presale - Live from March 31st to April 7th.
Should ICO project founders be held criminally liable for withholding information?
There are some exciting things going on in the crypto start-up space.
Filecoin (FIL) price soars following mainnet launch; reaches $900m market cap
Filecoin’s mainnet launch has long been highly anticipated, with a plethora of retail and venture capital pouring into the cryptocurrency’s 2017 initial coin offering, which raised over $205 million.
The 2017 crypto ICO that raised $200m in 60 minutes is finally launching
Those that were around in 2017 and 2018 likely remember the name Filecoin.
Data: Ethereum, Chainlink, Cardano are still up thousands of percent since ICO
It’s been a tough past few years for many crypto altcoins.
Here’s the simple reason why the new class-action lawsuit against 11 crypto companies may soon be dismissed
Some of the most prominent crypto companies in existence are now facing a torrent of coordinated class-action lawsuits, which accuse them of issuing and selling unregistered securities to unsuspecting investors.
An attorney reviews ‘CryptoMom’ Hester Peirce’s plan to develop a framework for token sales; could it work?
Last week, SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce (aka ‘CryptoMom’) formally proposed a “safe harbor” for fundraising by token sale.
Blockstack reports insane user growth, but crypto analysts think it’s a money grab
Blockstack – a “decentralized computing network and app ecosystem” – announced in a recent blog post that they hit a massive network milestone of acquiring one million users on the platform, allowing them to unlock $6.8 million in additional funding, per the terms of their 2017 crypto token offering.
Richard Heart’s HEX token raises concerns in the crypto community
HEX, a new cryptocurrency that claims to be the first high-interest blockchain certificate of deposit, is facing significant backlash after different analysts argue that the project was launched mainly to enrich its founder.