Blockchain technology is so synonymous with cryptocurrencies, and especially Bitcoin that it is almost like the financial sector has usurped its potential. In times like these, where an investing bear market has befallen the cryptocurrency space, it is easy to get down on the revolutionary possibilities of blockchain technology.
A new open sourced, enterprise-focused blockchain platform called Insolar has been announced. The platform is designed to solve urgent real-world business needs Hype! Cryptocurrencies and ICOs have been hyped to the heavens, but that does not mean blockchain itself could not be truly transformative – it is just that the applications may not be the ones that have been gaining all the publicity and vexing tech cynics and optimists alike.
A blockchain-based platform for crude oil traders is now live, marking the first time that the digital ledger technology is being used for real-time transactions by large companies in the industry. London-based Vakt launched its digital trading platform early Thursday morning. Blockchain is a digital ledger technology where publicly recorded transactions are made in bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.
The Japanese arm of computer giant Microsoft has partnered with nascent blockchain startup LayerX to “accelerate” uptake of the technology, Cointelegraph Japan reported Nov. 30. LayerX, which formed in August as a joint venture from news curation app Gunosy and advisory service AnyPay, oversees blockchain integration for enterprise, including areas such as smart contracts and general consulting.
Updated November 30, 2018 14:03:25 A mysterious ripple of seismic waves has travelled thousands of kilometres across the globe, tripping sensors throughout Africa, Canada, New Zealand, and Hawaii, seemingly without being felt by a single person.
Last week, Bit-Z, a popular crypto exchange based in Hong Kong announced that they were adding XRP support. The crypto coin will be paired against the USD. The exchange has been in operation since 2016. It has a physical presence in ten different countries, concentrating with Asian nations such as South Korea, Japan, and Singapore.
Key Highlights Ripple price is placed nicely above the $0.3700 and $0.3615 support levels against the US dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted crucial ascending channel is intact with support at $0.3620 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair remains supported on dips and it could continue to move higher towards $0.4000 and $0.4200.
XRP/USD is capped by sloping trendline. $0.40 is the key to success. XRP/USD is flirting with $0.3800 virtually unchanged since this time on Thursday. The second largest coin with a market value of $15.3 locked in a tight range after a series of unsuccessful attempts to break above pivotal resistance $0.40.
Ripple and Coinbase come together for a new project… by Manoj Sharma for CNR The San Francisco-based startup, Securitize, that helps firms to tokenise their securities and assets, has managed to secure $12.75 million in funding. Blockchain Capital led the series A round with participation from Xpring Fund and Coinbase Ventures.
Tom Lee Says Bitcoin and Crypto Are Not a Fad, Plus Ripple and XRP, Ethereum, Tron, VeChain, Zcash, Monero: Crypto News Alert
From crypto volatility to the future of Bitcoin and Ethereum, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of blockchain. Bitcoin Fundstrat co-founder and analyst Tom Lee says Bitcoin is not a fad. At BlockShow Asia 2018, Lee highlighted a number of metrics on why he’s bullish on BTC and cryptocurrency …
The market may see significant increases in volatility. The BTC/USD reaches key levels and will decide if the falls have come to an end. The XRP/USD is lagging and may suffer if sales increase. It dawns in Europe this Friday with price falls among the main actors of the Crypto board.
American Blockchain technology firm Ripple has just announced the release of a new version of its xCurrent product, which features integration with its latest solution for cross-border payments, xRapid.
Ripple’s XRP under further pressure on Friday, dropping over 4%. XRP/USD bears breached a key near-term area of support. Next firm demand zone not seen now until the $0.3500 territory. Spot rate: 0.3655 Relative change: -4.25% High: 0.3840 Low: 0.3730 Trend: Bearish Support 1: 0.3730-10, vital near-term bottom area.
Yesterday we did an article titled “Low-Cost XRP Transactions Are Better Than Ever” in which we discussed how 1 billion XRP tokens were transacted for the minuscule amount of 0.000012 XRP.
The Stochastic Oscillator is a range bound momentum oscillator. Stochastic oscillator is showing Neutral signal, with value at 27.6. The Commodity Channel Index (CCI) is a momentum oscillator used in technical analysis to measure an instrument’s deviation from its statistical average. Commodity Channel Index is at -89.01, indicating Neutral action.
Southwest Harbor recently became the first Mount Desert Island town to limit the use of single-use plastic bags and polystyrene food containers. Others seem likely to follow suit. Some businesses have already switched their bag and to-go food supplies. And many consumers have been using reusable bags, coffee cups and other items for years.
Seismic waves that began off the coast of Africa rippled around the world earlier this month and no one seemed to be the wiser. The waves began on Nov. 11, about miles off the shores of Mayotte, a French island that sits between Africa and the northern tip of Madagascar, according to National Geographic.
BTC/USD is hovering around $4,300. Mati Greenspan says volatility is good for Bitcoin’s popularity. Bitcoin is hovering around $4,300 handle, locked in a narrow range with the upper border at $4,400. The first digital coin has calmed down after a volatile week as the market players seek to understand what comes next.
Global tech giant Intel, known for its widely-used computer processors, has won a patent connected to its work in the area of cryptocurrency mining. On Tuesday, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded the company a patent outlining a processor which claims to be able to conduct “energy-efficient high performance bitcoin mining,” specifically naming the SHA-256 algorithm used by the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap.
Price predictions have been coming thick and fast over the past couple of weeks since crypto markets took their biggest dive in mid-November. Bitcoin has Price predictions have been coming thick and fast over the past couple of weeks since crypto markets took their biggest dive in mid-November.
Dong’s Big $50,000 Bitcoin Price Prediction Drives Crypto Higher…Ethereum, Litecoin and Others Follow – Crypto.IQ | Bitcoin and Investment News from Inside Experts You Can Trust
Chinese crypto billionaire Zhao Dong offered up an optimistic Bitcoin price prediction this week, and it’s no coincidence that a stampede of buying followed. That’s because Dong has the chops to talk about price in a way that few others can. He lost big money in the Mt.
One of the major institutional investment companies in the world, Fidelity Investments, is looking to enter in the crypto game. You probably already know that, though. What you may not know is that this investment platform plans to expand its assets in the future and to include other tokens that are neither Bitcoin (BTC) nor Ethereum (ETH) on its assets.
After months of anticipation, Monero (XMR), best known as this nascent market’s foremost privacy cryptocurrency, has been added to the Ledger Nano S, the brainchild and flagship product of French crypto upstart Ledger. We are thrilled to welcome another top crypto asset to the Ledger platform with @monero .
The cryptocurrency is really impressing everyone in the blockchain world with its fast-growing technology. Stellar (XLM) providing low-cost financial services is really warm heartening for users and different exchanges in the world. The exchanges around the globe are adopting XLM very fast, due to its daily increasing demand and different top-class features.
An influx of research and development is beginning to form around ethereum 1x, a proposed upgrade that aims to more quickly improve the usability of the world’s third-largest blockchain.
Key Highlights ETH price corrected lower recently after forming a high near $125 against the US Dollar. There is a short term declining channel or flag formed with resistance at $120 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair must break the $119 and $120 resistance levels to climb higher in the near term.
Ethereum has seen a small price uptick totalling +0.21% over the past 24 hours of trading. The Ethereum market is now exchanging hands at a price of $119.31 after suffering a -3.88% price decline over the past 7 trading days. Ethereum has recently bounced higher from a strong support zone around the $108 handle.
A large number of researchers and developers have started to discuss the proposed upgrade to Ethereum known as Ethereum 1x. The code changes are still not confirmed but developers from all around the world are suggesting their different proposals in order to improve the usability of Ethereum- the world’s third-largest blockchain.
Bitcoin price extended losses below the $4,500 support zone and traded towards $3,650. BTC/USD is currently correcting higher, but upsides are likely to be capped near $4,700 or $4,950. Similarly, major altcoins like Ethereum (ETH), ripple (XRP), bitcoin cash (BCH), litecoin (LTC) and EOS are under a lot of pressure and they could decline further after a short term bounce.
Tron Black, one of Ravencoin’s seven lead developers and co-author of its whitepaper, recently sat down for a nearly one-hour interview to describe the decentralized project. Directly from his office just south of Salt Lake City in Utah, Tron discussed a bit of the history of Ravencoin, its functionality, and some near-terms developments.
ETH/USD stays in a narrow range, blocked by $120.00 resistance. The ultimate support is created by $100.00. Ethereum is changing hands marginally above $118.00, losing nearly 2% since this time on Thursday.
Supply levels: $124, $139, $151 Demand levels: $113, $102, $91 On the medium-term outlook, ETH/USD is ranging. There was a bullish momentum from the bottomed price level of $102 towards the supply level of $124 which serves as the last part to complete the “double bottom” pattern formed on the 4-Hour chart on the ETH market.
Ethereum / Breaking News / Cryptocoins In a recent interview with CryptoInsider , the head marketer and vocal spokesperson at ERCDEV, Donald McIntyre, spoke about the sturdiness of Ethereum Classic. The interview was in regard to the involvement of the investor and CEO of Digital Currency Group, Barry Silbert as well as the importance of price in order to encourage the development of the ETC project.
Blockchain Startup: Ethereum Privacy Startup AZTEC Gets Backed By ConsenSys In $2.1 Million Funding Round – Blockchain News Today
In support of the blockchain startup, AZTEC, ConsenSys Labs has led a funding round of $2.1 million. AZTEC is a blockchain startup that aims to make Ethereum transactions private so that banks and other financial institutions can use the blockchain efficiently. The announcement was made on Thursday and it stated that other participants of the …
Ethereum (ETH) Price Trades With A Short Term Declining Channel Above $115 – Ethereum Price Analysis – 30 Nov 2018
Relative Strength Index (RSI) is an important indicator that measures speed and change of price movements. Its value ranges between zero and 100. Value around 30 and below is considered oversold region and around 70 and above considered overbought regions. Relative Strength Index is showing Neutral signal, with value at 27.82.
Bitcoin recently broke out of its descending channel on the 1-hour time frame to signal that a reversal from the downtrend is in the works.
In a laughable move, the United States Treasury Department Office of Foreign Assets Control has issued ” sanctions” against two Bitcoin addresses-149w62rY42aZBox8fGcmqNsXUzSStKeq8C and 1AjZPMsnmpdK2Rv9KQNfMurTXinscVro9V-belong to two Iranians-Ali Khorashadizadeh and Mohammad Ghorbaniyan, accused on assisting hackers launder their Bitcoin proceeds. The Bitcoins obtained from victims of a SamSam ransomware scheme were converted to Iranian Rial.
Key Points Bitcoin price struggled to break the $4,400-4,440 resistance and declined against the US Dollar. There was a break below yesterday’s bullish trend line with support at $4,220 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is currently at a risk of more losses below the $4,100 and $4,080 support levels.
Swiss bank UBS’ Wealth Management Global Chief Economist and infamous Bitcoin skeptic Paul Donovan doubled down on his distrust of cryptocurrency Nov. 29, calling it “fundamentally flawed.” Speaking to CNBC’s Fast Money segment, Donovan, who earlier this week released an internal blog post titled “I come to bury Bitcoin, not to praise it,” repeated his criticism of the innovative financial instrument.
CoinDesk analysis Omkar Godbole has his usual daily analysis of the price movement of Bitcoin on CoinDesk. He notes that BTC is having a short-term reversal. Yesterday it closed at $4,257 UTC, the largest gain for the coin in the last seven months.
Newsflash: Can US really ban bitcoin addresses? Ark mainnet migration starts and interest in bitcoin reaches 6 month high | CaptainAltcoin
Bitcoin search interest reaches its 6-month highs as Bitcoin falls to its yearly lows As we saw Bitcoin continue dropping to its yearly lows during these last couple of weeks, an interesting countertrend was noticed by the Google’s search algorithms. According to Google Trends data, search interest for the term “Bitcoin” has been on a …
Rather to develop a product with raised funds, a blockchain based startup used it to afford the luxury lifestyle. A former CEO of AriseBank, Jared Rice has reportedly used $4million by defrauding investors and used to pay for hotels, food, and clothes. In addition, the fund has also used to appoint a family lawyer.
BARCELONA, Spain–( BUSINESS WIRE)– After completing a successful crowdsale, partnering with Foxconn International Holding and signing Leo Messi as its brand ambassador, SIRIN LABS is now announcing the commercial launch of FINNEY ™, the first blockchain smartphone with the price of $999 which is now available for sale on SIRIN LABS website ( sirinlabs.com ) and joining the Amazon Launchpad programme in January SIRIN LABS ( https://sirinlabs.com/) is proud to officially launch today the highly anticipated FINNEY™, becoming the world’s first premier, ultra-secure blockchain smartphone that runs SIRIN OS™, priced at $999.
CLEVELAND — Blockchain has been the buzzword lately — in board rooms and beyond in Northeast Ohio. But what the heck is it? And what could it do for all of us? “You don’t typically see a tech person wake up one morning and say, ‘you know what, I’m moving to Cleveland!’
LONDON – For jewelers, dealers and collectors alike, some of the biggest challenges are the same – and all too familiar: How can one guarantee the ethical provenance of a diamond or precious stone? Ensure it is real and not fake? How can one secure and track the movement of a jewel within a fragmented and opaque supply chain?
‘Blockchain not Bitcoin’ is a common refrain among the technology’s advocates. Xunlei CEO Lei Chen believes the tech’s value is untapped.
He and Floyd Mayweather Jr. failed to disclose payments received for promoting Centra Tech’s initial coin offering, have agreed to pay penalties
At press time, the father of cryptocurrency has spiked to roughly $4,300. This is a $700 rise from last week’s bloodbath that saw bitcoin trading for roughly $3,600 at Thanksgiving time. It was an ugly period that many of us don’t wish to repeat, but are analysts bullish about the sudden rise, or is it …
This week realized a big gain as bitcoin enjoyed a 25% rally from its local bottom before topping out around $4,400. Support currently appears to be established in the mid-$3,000s as the market remains indecisive over its next move: Figure 1: BTC-USD, Daily Candles, Current Support Level Figure 1 shows the relevance of the current support level as it represents a previous support level that was never properly retested during last year’s parabolic bull market.
Bitcoin mining will “revolutionize the way we gather renewable energy”, says BTC maximalist – AMBCrypto
Many have claimed the ICO market to be full of scams and fake projects, thus lending more credibility to established cryptocurrencies. Many others, however, claim the ICO space to be the birthing ground of so-called disruptive and revolutionary ideas.
CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. Russian Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin has stated that while bitcoin has deflated like a “soap bubble,” it has impacted the world positively by boosting investment in new technologies.
Two Rancho Cordova residents were charged Thursday with seven drug-related offenses in connection with a social media enterprise that traded hallucinogens for payments partly in cryprocurrency. Nathan Paul Barnes, 23, and Tiarra Maureen Jackson, 22, were charged with possession and distribution of marijuana and psilocybin mushrooms, according to a news release issued by the U.S.
“I think some crypto asset (and possibly a number of crypto assets) will have a price chart like Amazon’s current one in 18 years. But we will have to do what Amazon did, hunker down and build value and survive, for quite a while to get there.
BTC experienced a price plummet this month, with the virtual asset dipping to its lowest point since September 2017. On Wednesday morning bitcoin climbed to a value of $4,385 (£3,400) by 8pm GMT, according to CoinMarketCap. Since then the asset has found stability, hovering in approximately the same price area from Thursday through to Friday.
The Gallery Pastry Shop, which opened in Broad Ripple in 2016, plans to open a second, larger shop next year in a new building in the Old Northside neighborhood. The new space at 1572 N. College Ave. will be about 3,400 square feet, or about 1,200 square feet larger than the Gallery’s existing space at 1101 E.
Tron Foundation announced that Tron has officially joined Binance Info’s recently launched Gold Label Project. The company made the announcement yesterday, on November 26. In here it confirmed that Tron is one of the first projects which joined the initiative. The official message by the company started by stating: “today, Binance Info is launching the Gold …
Tonight, from wool to wood, a couple of small businesses that are creating treasured gifts from tired fibers and reclaimed wood. Plus, the rebirth of Ripple Pottery in Rumney after a devastating flood. On Fritz Wetherbee’s New Hampshire: John Williams Murder in Dover.
Key Points Bitcoin cash price remained below the $200 resistance and corrected lower against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line formed with resistance near $193 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could consolidate in the short term below $195 and $200 before the next move.
It's a mixed start to the day for the majors, with Bitcoin Cash ABC amongst the front runners early on. Holding onto $180 levels will be key.
Target Instant Payments System (TIPS) To Launch By TAS Group And ECB, Ripple Or XRP Technology Could Power Its Future
The European Central Bank (ECB) just launched a fast, international payment technology called Target Instant Payments System, or TIPS. TIPS aims to offer low-fee instant settlements in Euros to customers across the continent. Eurozone bank customers will be able to access TIPS any time of the day or night to enjoy easy and secure payments – similar to Venmo in the United States.
Bitcoin Cash (CURRENCY:BCH) traded down 0.5% against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 0:00 AM Eastern on November 22nd. Bitcoin Cash has a total market capitalization of $3.24 billion and approximately $98.09 million worth of Bitcoin Cash was traded on exchanges in the last day.
November 29, 2018 11:52 PM Amazon Quantum Ledger Database and Amazon Managed Blockchain may attract users, but the notion of a managed blockchain will strike some as a contradiction in terms. Yesterday, online retail giant Amazon.com announced the development of two new blockchain services in a bid to offer customers a seemingly better way to store data and cut the cost of developing individual enterprise blockchain platforms. The Amazon Quantum Ledger Database Announced Wednesday, the Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) is meant to provide customers with a “transparent, immutable, and cryptographically verifiable ledger.”
Bitcoin stays above $4,200, looks like the worst is over. Altcoins are mixed with Zcash the biggest winner. The cryptocurrency market has stabilized after a short-lived recovery. The top-20 coins are mixed, though it is clear that the upside momentum has faded way for the time being.
Steemit losing steam – is this a prelude for the destiny that awaits most altcoins? | CaptainAltcoin
Blockchain start-up Steemit drops 70% of its staff Steemit CEO and founder Ned Scott released a post on his blockchain-based social network on November 27th, announcing that his company will be laying off more than 70% of its employees. Addressing his fellow “Steemians”, Scott explained that the company has underwent a structural reorganization as a …
There’s a new cryptocurrency-oriented phone in town, and it’s very different from anything currently available for purchase. Coming from the crypto startup Sirin, the Finney is a powerful smartphone with a unique design and a very strong focus on security and the blockchain.
A federal judge has denied a preliminary injunction filed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which sought to freeze assets belonging to crypto startup Blockvest based on alleged violations of securities laws. In a ruling dated Nov. 27, U.S.
Messari, the crypto intelligence start-up, is rolling out a disclosure registry for crypto projects in an attempt to become the go-to source for trustworthy crypto-asset information. Messari’s Director of Business development Katherine Wu joined to discuss the launch.
The price of cryptocurrencies may be steadily going down the tubes, but true believers are still hanging on to the blockchain dream. Justin Sun, the founder of Tron, is still all in. After buying BitTorrent for $150 million this summer, he now says that he’s investing $100 million to build video games on the blockchain.
In what is being hailed as a first in America, Ohio’s State Treasurer Josh Mandel has made it possible for businesses to pay taxes using Bitcoin. In the coming weeks, business owners in the state will be able to register and settle their tax liabilities online, with payments to be processes by cryptocurrency payment service provider BitPay.
The FBI says the CEO of a Fort Worth-based cyber-bank duped hundreds of investors out of more than $4 million in a cryptocurrency scheme. Federal officials arrested AriseBank CEO Jared Rice in connection with the allegations Wednesday night.
Crackdown on cryptocurrencies has seen boxer Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled hit with substantial fines.
The inconsistent journey of cryptocurrency market seems to be never-ending as the digital assets are constantly showing irregular trends since one week. At the time of writing, XRP is trading at $0.37 with a market cap of $15.1 billion.
The former boxing champ failed to disclose that he was paid to promote three separate ICOs
DJ Khaled has agreed to pay more than $150,000 in fines in a settlement with the SEC over alleged cryptocurrency fraud.
The blockchain might be breathing a sigh of relief but serious damage has been done as far as reputation and how future hard forks will be handled. What we had with the Bitcoin Cash ABC versus SV hard fork was a war of self-interest.
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Canada-based mobile payments company Glance Technologies Inc. has added support for Bitcoin ( BTC) as a payment method, according a press release published Nov. 29. The firm’s release states that the new feature, dubbed “Pay With Bitcoin,” enables users “to pair their cryptocurrency wallet with their Glance Pay account, and then purchase Glance Dollars with Bitcoin.”
BitNautic, an all-in-one hub for the global trade industry, has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization dedicated to determining best practices and standards relating to blockchain in the transportation/logistics/supply chain marketplace. Blockchain can help companies in the transportation, logistics and freight marketplaces digitally identify and track transactions, contracts and shipments as part of a distributed ledger system, making operations more transparent and reliable.
As blockchain technology reaches its 10th birthday, many CPAs and accountants continue to ask how this disruptive technology will impact their practice and their clients. I think the best place to start is with an understanding of a “smart contract,” a relatively older concept gaining steam because of blockchain.
CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. The FINNEY phone came out today at a launch event in Barcelona. The $999 phone is the first of its kind, integrating blockchain technology at its core in order that its users may can securely use blockchain products.
The first blockchain association in Mexico has formed, its founding members including industry players like blockchain software firm ConsenSys, Forbes Mexico reported Nov. 28. The Blockchain Association of Mexico was established companies Bitso, Volabit, BIVA, GBM, Lvna Capital, ConsenSys and Exponent Capital. The organization’s objective is to educate citizens in the technology’s deployment and its potential applications.
Bitcoin Cash (CURRENCY:BCH) traded 0.1% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 21:00 PM E.T. on November 29th. Bitcoin Cash has a market cap of $3.23 billion and approximately $95.62 million worth of Bitcoin Cash was traded on exchanges in the last day.
Royer has 31 days to request a hearing before the order becomes final and non-appealable. Violating the cease-and-desist constitutes a third-degree felony punishable by a fine of up to $10,000 or a prison sentence of up to 10 years, according to the order signed Wednesday by Texas Securities Commissioner Travis Iles.
Today (Nov. 29), DJ Khaled has been charged with cryptocurrency fraud. The producer failed to disclose payments he received for promoting investment in Initial Coin Offerings. In a press release issued by the SEC, Khaled failed to disclose a $50,000 payment from Centra Tech Inc., which he touted on his social media accounts as a “game changer.”
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) experienced a hard fork back on November 15 in which the network experienced a split. Two chains entered the market, Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV. Both sides were proposing different upgrades to the network, but Bitcoin SV decided to take its own way.
Floyd Mayweather settles for shilling alleged $32M cryptocurrency scam without disclosing he was paid to do so
In 2017, boxer Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled used their social media platforms to promote cryptocurrency to their followers. Mayweather told his followers to “Get yours before they sell out” while Khaled touted a “game changer” when promoting an initial coin offering (ICO) from Centra Tech.
Mayweather and Khaled are facing steep fines for their association with Centra Tech Inc.
Floyd Mayweather just got hit with $840,000 in penalties and banned from promoting ICOs for three years
Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled have been fined by the US securities regulator for the unlawful promotion of ICOs. The pair promoted a number of ICOs last year, without disclosing that they were paid for their services.
Champion boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and popular music producer DJ Khaled were charged Thursday for failing to disclose lucrative endorsement deals they had to promote cryptocurrencies on social media. The Securities and Exchange Commission announced the settled charges against the celebrities Thursday, the agency’s first cases regarding violations involving initial coin offerings.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and DJ Khaled Settle Charges with SEC Regarding ICO Promotions | Crowdfund Insider
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two high-profile initial coin offering (ICO) promoters. Music producer DJ Khaled and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. were cited for failing to disclose they were remunerated for promoting ICOs via their social media channels. The SEC issued a warning regarding paid promotion for ICOs in 2017.
Over the last few weeks, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community has been discussing how miners and nodes will handle bigger blocks in the future to encourage Recently, Bloxroute has been a topic of conversation lately as the organization’s business model aims to resolve block propagation bottleneck.
SAN FRANCISCO – When the virtual currency markets were hot last year, the boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the music producer and rapper Khaled Khaled, known as DJ Khaled, were getting paid to promote new digital tokens.
The boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr was fined by America’s securities watchdog for failing to disclose payments he received for promoting investments in initial coin offerings.The Securities and Exchange Commission said last night that Mr Mayweather had agreed to pay fines totalling $600,000 wi
Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Producer DJ Khaled Settle SEC Claims of Failing to Disclose ICO Promotions | New York Law Journal
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Rapper and producer DJ Khaled and boxer Floyd Mayweather were each charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission for not telling investors that they had been paid to promote an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for cryptocurrency startup Centra. These are the first charges filed for promoting ICOs, a new…
November 30, 2018 12:11 AM The two celebrities shilled initial coin offerings without disclosing they were paid to promote them. What do boxer Floyd Mayweather and record producer DJ Khaled have in common? Getting on the SEC’s bad side, apparently.