Recent ICOs Stories

Crypto Funds Explode in 2018 as Venture Capital Attacks the ICO Model

Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies have become a prime target for forward-leaning hedge funds, venture capitalists, and private equity firms in 2018 as the crypto ecosystem rapidly matures. The total number of cryptocurrency funds has skyrocketed over the first half...

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How SHOP is Decentralizing eCommerce and Empowering Shoppers [INTERVIEW]

Founded in 2017, SHOP is on a mission to decentralize e-commerce by empowering shoppers and brands through the tokenization of personal data. In an exclusive interview with CryptoSlate, Chief Executive Officer at SHOP, John Wantz shared his insights into...

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Chinese President States Blockchain Is “Reshaping the Global Economic Structure”

Chinese President Xi Jinping — the leader of the world’s second-largest economy — has described blockchain as accelerating “application breakthroughs.” Addressing the annual Chinese Academy of Sciences conference on May 28, China’s leader hailed blockchain technology as one that...

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Operation Crypto-Sweep: Ethereum Token ShipChain Ordered Cease and Desist

The South Carolina Attorney General’s Office has just hit the blockchain startup ShipChain, with a cease-and-desist order. ShipChain is a freight logistics platform built on the Ethereum blockchain. The securities commissioner claims the company violated the state’s securities laws. The cease-and-desist order...

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FTC to Host “Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams” Workshop in June

The thriving prevalence of cryptocurrency investing has become a topic unavoidable by regulatory agencies worldwide. The growing exposure of the cryptocurrency industry to the mainstream public has drawn the attention of investors and scammers alike, leaving many victims to deceptive...

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