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Thai SEC Sets July 16 as Start Date for New Cryptocurrency & ICO Laws

Bangkok, THAILAND – Thailand’s long awaited and comprehensive cryptocurThai rency and initial coin offering (ICO) laws will come into effect on July 16, according...
The grand palace in Thailand. Thailand's comprehensive cryptocurrency and ICO laws are due to kick into effect from July 16, 2018.

Thailand Provides Legal Regime for Securities-Type ICO Tokens

Bangkok, THAILAND – While U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton has repeatedly stated publicly that existing securities laws are sufficient to...
More people than ever before are signing up for a CFA certification, but less than ever are clearing their exams. The CFA Institute has also added cryptocurrencies and blockchain to the list of examinable topics, upping the ante and responding to the market demand.

Top 10 ICOs Invested by Venture Capitalists & Crypto Hedge Funds

Singapore, SINGAPORE – Bitcoin and Ethereum may be well down from their late 2017 highs, but for savvy investment managers at crypto hedge funds...
Hong Kong's famous Star Ferry departing the Victoria Harbor, much the same way that some of the city's most promising cryptocurrency companies have left for greener crypto pastures.

Hong Kong Takes Cue from Singapore for Cryptocurrency Regulations

Hong Kong, CHINA – Hong Kong has long been a haven for cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency exchanges. For centuries it has served as a strategically...
The internet was meant to be a liberating force, but in some parts of the world, that Utopian vision turned into an Orwellian nightmare.

The Top 10 Blockchain Protocols Excluding Ethereum

Singapore, SINGAPORE – In the race to build the ultimate blockchain protocol, is adoption the key or does it matter who does the adopting?...
Pundi X CEO and co-founder Zac Cheah speaks candidly about the Coinrail hack, regulations and the breakneck growth of Pundi X.

Pundi X Talks About the Coinrail Hack and Growth Plans

Singapore, SINGAPORE - The recent hack of South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail revealed just how highly sought after Pundi X's NPXS tokens are. Barely...
The world's financial future often hangs on the balance of a tweet emanating from 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.

Ethereum & Bitcoin Rise as U.S. SEC Confirms Neither Are Securities

San Francisco, CALIFORNIA – The price of Ether recovered today and crossed the psychologically important resistance of US$500 and continued to trade above US$500...
The Tian An (heavenly peace) gate in Beijing, China.

The Top 10 Chinese-Backed Crypto Hedge Funds

Hong Kong, CHINA – The cryptocurrency markets may be in a bit of turmoil right now with investors searching for direction as Bitcoin trades...
The Royal Palace in downtown Bangkok, Thailand. The royal decree governing digital assets has clarified and strengthened regulations of the nascent industry.

Thai SEC Issues Comprehensive Cryptocurrency & ICO Laws

Singapore, SINGAPORE – Singapore may be the choice for companies planning initial coin offerings (ICO) and global summits, but it’s neighbor to the north,...

Hack of South Korean Crypto Exchange Coinrail Hits Crypto Prices

Seoul, SOUTH KOREA – Cryptocurrency prices took a hammering going into Sunday on the back of news of a massive hack at South Korean...