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  • ZK Labs offers support to non-ICO projects through community audit initiative
    CryptoNinjas Smart contract development and Ethereum auditing platform, ZK Labs has announced the launch of an Audits Initiative for non-ICO projects within the blockchain ecosystem. In a company update, Matthew Di Ferrante, founder of ZK Labs explained that the initiative will sponsor audits for... ZK Labs offers support to non-ICO projects through community audit initiative ...
    CryptoNinjas
    4 hours ago
  • Franco-German startup Doctolib gets unicorn status with 150 million-euro fundraising
    Franco-German start-up Doctolib, an online booking platform for doctors, has raised 150 million euros from a pool of investors led by U.S. venture capital giant General Atlantic, it said on Tuesday. ...
    Reuters
    1 day ago
  • JetBlue Pilots Accused Of Drugging, Raping Crew Members In Puerto Rico
    Two male JetBlue pilots have been accused of drugging three female crew members and raping two of them during a layover in Puerto Rico.  InterContinental Hotel, San Juan The lawsuit, filed in the Eastern District of New York against the pilots and the airline, alleges that the three female crew members checked into the InterContinental Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on or about May 9 - after which they "arrived at the beach, found some chairs and set up camp," when they noticed two men - pilots Dan Watson and Eric Johnson. The pilots allegedly handed the women an open beer from a lunch bag, which they shared, and now say was laced with a drug.  The next thing the "Jane Doe #1" says she remembers "in a haze from being drugged," is Johnson raping her. ...
    ZeroHedge
    1 day ago
  • Binance Launchpad Hosts Its Third ICO With Celer Network Raising $4 Million
    Binance’s exclusive token launch platform Binance Launchpad completed a $4 million sale of Celer Network (CELR) tokens. Binance Launchpad, the token launch platform of the major global crypto exchange Binance, has completed a $4 million sale of Celer Network (CELR) tokens, the company wrote on March 19.The tokens sale was completed in 17 minutes and 35 seconds, with all 597,014,925 CELR tokens sold in a single session.As the company announced two weeks ago, the CELR token sale only accepted Binance’s own cryptocurrency Binance Coin (BNB), with each CELR token worth 0.000434 BNB or $0.0067 dollar equivalent. One BNB could purchase 2,303.35821 CELR tokens. The minimum investment amount was set at $20, while the maximum contribution amount was capped at $1,500.Binance Launchpad is an exclusive token launch platform of Binance that is designed to help blockchain startups raise funding to ...
    CoinTelegraph
    1 day ago
  • Celer ICO Raises $4 Million on Binance Launchpad Despite ‘Issues’ in 17-Minute Sellout
    Changpeng (CZ) Zhao has revealed Binance Launchpad experienced its highest demand ever with the Celer Network token sale. Indeed, Celer Network’s token sale sold out of 597,014,925 CELR tokens in a mere 17 minutes and 35 seconds on the Binance Launchpad, but not without any issues. As a result, Celer Network raised about $4 million in the deal. Celer Network previously attracted $30 million to its coffers in private fundraising, a Binance spokesperson confirmed to CCN. CZ said there were caching problems that led investors to believe they had to log in again when all they really needed to do The post Celer ICO Raises $4 Million on Binance Launchpad Despite ‘Issues’ in 17-Minute Sellout appeared first on CCN ...
    CryptoCoinsNews
    2 days ago
  • Celer Network’s ICO Completed in 17 min on Binance’s LaunchPad
    CoinspeakerCeler Network’s ICO Completed in 17 min on Binance’s LaunchPadIn an official release, the cryptocurrency exchange has announced the final results of the fundraising event for Celer Network. According to it, the entire sale was completed in a little over 17 minutes, raising the project’s hard cap of $4 million worth of CELR tokens. However, this is due to the new queue feature in the Launchpad.The sale for Celer Network (CELR) tokens raised more than $3.9M from 3,129 investors in the single session.Just under 600M CELR tokens were sold in a sale which completed in 17 minutes. Participants in the sale, which began at 14:00 GMT on Tuesday afternoon, bought CELR with the exchange’s native token, Binance Coin (BNB). Individual contributions were limited to $1,500 each.Total Token Supply was 10,000,000,000 CELR and the Public Token Sale Price 0.0067 USD what ...
    CoinSpeaker
    2 days ago
  • Former CEO of DWS Nicolas Moreau Joins Advisory Board of ALPIMA
    Currently, Moreau is the current CEO of Ladbroke Advisory. ...
    FinanceMagnates
    2 days ago
  • What Indonesia’s e-commerce unicorn says it’s going to do with $1.1 billion in cash investment
    Indonesian e-commerce firm Tokopedia plans to use the billion-dollar investment it secured last year to make the company "stronger," said its associate vice president of financial technology, Samuel Sentana. ...
    CNBC
    2 days ago
  • ICO Fundraising Trending to Zero a ‘Healthy’ Sign, Says Fundstrat
    ICO fundraising figures continue to slide downwards in 2019. Cryptocurrency token sales are down almost 90 percent from the figures obtained 12 months ago. Investor Interest in Token Funding Plummets According to data from ICObench, token funding continues to plummet. At the end of Q1 2018, ICOs had raised about $4.75 billion. However, from January 2019 till date, token offerings have only eked out a meager $575 million in comparison. Apart from being down almost 90 percent based on fundraising amount, the number of projects is also on the decline. December 2018 recorded 248 ICOs alone, meanwhile the total number seen from the start of the year till press time stands at 238. This 2019 decline is a continuation of the trend that began to emerge in the middle of 2018. In October 2018, Bitcoinist reported that ICO fundraising was ...
    Bitcoinist
    3 days ago
  • Citi abandons ‘Citicoin’ project in face of competition
    Citi abandons ‘Citicoin’ project in face of competition The post Citi abandons ‘Citicoin’ project in face of competition appeared first on CoinGeek. ...
    CoinGeek
    3 days ago
  • Editorial: The Rumours of ICOs’​ Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
    “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.”  So said Mark Twain. Allegedly. There was some irony in his declaration. As there is in my headline. Crypto Winter has been hard on all of us. However, I would like to share some of my thoughts which may give you some ideas of where we came from, where we […] The post Editorial: The Rumours of ICOs’​ Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated written by Richard Kastelein appeared first on Blockchain News - Security and Utility Tokens, Tokenomics, Cryptoeconomics ...
    The-blockchain
    3 days ago
  • Mexico’s New Crypto Regulations “Could Damage Economy as a Whole”
    A regulatory circular published on March 9th could seriously restrict the country's remittance industry. ...
    FinanceMagnates
    3 days ago
  • Bank of Mexico’s Attempt to Regulate Crypto ‘Is a Disaster,’ Exchange CEO Explains
    The long-awaited rules on crypto assets recently published by the central bank of Mexico have caused quite a stir. A local cryptocurrency exchange’s CEO explains to news.Bitcoin.com that “the impact goes beyond the crypto industry.” Calling it “a disaster,” he asserts that the people within the central bank “have really shown their ignorance” about cryptocurrency. Also read: Mexico’s Central Bank Publishes ‘Catch-22’ Rules Impacting Crypto Exchanges Central Bank Showing Ignorance Much discussion has transpired after the Bank of Mexico (Banxico), the country’s central bank, published a circular detailing crypto-related provisions for the regulation of financial technology institutions (FTIs). Sebastian Acosta Checa, CEO of local crypto exchange Isbit, shared with news.Bitcoin.com that the circular “says FTIs have to prevent consumers from being ‘exposed’ to the terrible ‘dangerous’ nature of virtual assets on the grounds of their ‘volatility’ and ‘complexity.'” Overall, noting ...
    News.Bitcoin
    3 days ago
  • ICOBox Announces the Conclusion of Its ICOS Program
    ICOBox, one of the world’s leaders in ICO marketing, has decided to conclude its ICOS program, which was originally established to help promising but underfunded new projects gain access to the tools developed by ICOBox for selling their goods and services via ICOs. In a little over 18 months into its operations, the program has received 4,555 applications, and 200 projects were selected as participants. In this time, over 600 tokens swaps were carried out. In the next two months, the platform will operate as follows: March 15-31, 2019: final swaps for the remaining projects; April 1-14, 2019: all tokens which remained unexchanged will be made available for exchange. During this time, users will also be able to deposit in the program tokens that they have previously withdrawn from the platform; April 14, 2019: the token exchange process will finally ...
    LiveBitcoinNews
    4 days ago
  • The Canary In The Semiconductor-Chip Fab
    via BusinessCycle.com As ECRI shared with CNBC, the canary in the semiconductor-chip fab has already keeled over and – according to our leading index – there’s no resurrection in sight.​​​​​​ The chart shows that the volume of global semiconductor shipment growth has collapsed, plunging over 20% since August, and its growth rate has tanked to a ten-year low.   Contact us and we will email you a PDF slide of the chart, with key points. Because the semiconductor industry is highly cyclical, growth in ECRI’s Global Leading Manufacturing Index (GLMI, top line) reliably anticipates turning points in semiconductor shipment growth, and clearly predicted this downturn. Bottom line, with GLMI growth still plummeting, ...
    ZeroHedge
    5 days ago
  • Bitcoin Exchange: Don’t Believe False Reports that Mexico Banned Crypto
    In recent weeks, reports that Mexico has banned bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in general, have surfaced, leading many investors to worry about the future of the crypto market in the region. Bitso: Mexico Stunted Bitcoin Industry’s Growth – But Hasn’t Banned Crypto Altogether According to Bitso, while the Bank of Mexico (Banxico) published new rules to govern cryptocurrencies and it could certainly stagnate the growth of the industry, it does not stop the operations of crypto exchanges. Banxico publicó nuevas reglas, representan un estancamiento para el sector pero no detienen nuestra operación. Seguiremos enfocados en nuestros usuarios; defendiendo tu derecho al The post Bitcoin Exchange: Don’t Believe False Reports that Mexico Banned Crypto appeared first on CCN ...
    CryptoCoinsNews
    5 days ago
  • Pwc Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’
    Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) has published a report in collaboration with Crypto Valley seeking to provide “a strategic perspective” on the initial coin offering (ICO) and security token offering (STO) sectors. The report finds that security tokens “are not fundamentally different from ICOs,” estimating that their combined total raised almost $20 billion during 2018. Also Read: Suite of Crypto Services Including Mining, Trading, Custody to Leverage Nasdaq Framework Combined Sum Generated Through Cryptocurrency Fundraising Nearly Triples Year-Over-Year The report note that more than 1,132 ICOs and STOs successfully took place during 2018, more than double the 552 offerings that occurred during 2017. While the total amount raised by token offerings in 2018 tripled the combined sum generated in 2017, just two ICOs accounted for 29 percent of the total raised last year, with Eos raising $4.1 billion and Telegram $1.7 ...
    News.Bitcoin
    6 days ago
  • PwC’s Strategy& Report: A Whooping $20B was Collected via Over 1132 ICOs and STOs in 2018
    CoinSpeakerPwC’s Strategy& Report: A Whooping $20B was Collected via Over 1132 ICOs and STOs in 2018Those who try to keep in touch with what is going on in the crypto world may have noticed that while initial coin offerings (ICOs) are losing their popularity, the popularity of security token offerings (STO) is increasing.ICO vs STOWhile many experts try to find and explain the correlation between these two tendencies, analysts of PwC’s subsidiary Strategy& have come to the conclusion that there is no fundamental difference between ICOs and STOs.According to them, STO is considered to be a more regulated and mature way of raising funds but if we classify tokens as securities, both these approaches to funding are practically the same.This conclusion has been included in the 2019 global ICO/STO report by PwC. This is the fourth annual research of this kind. ...
    CoinSpeaker
    7 days ago
  • Thailand approves first ICO portal, targets STOs next
    Thailand approves first ICO portal, targets STOs next The post Thailand approves first ICO portal, targets STOs next appeared first on CoinGeek. ...
    CoinGeek
    7 days ago
  • Thailand Approves Country’s First ICO Portal
    Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reportedly approved the country’s first portal for initial coin offerings (ICOs). The main purposes of these portals are to screen tokens, perform due diligence, ensure project consistency with its whitepaper, and verify the know-your-customer process. Also read: SEC Chair Explains Key Upgrades Needed for Bitcoin ETF Approval First ICO Portal The board of directors of the Thai SEC has approved the country’s first portal for initial coin offerings (ICOs), the Bangkok Post reported Wednesday. The news outlet explained: ICO portals help screen ICOs, conduct due diligence, prove smart contract source codes and verify the know-your-customer process. At the time of this writing, the SEC website still shows no ICO portal or ICO issuer has been approved. However, Archari Suppiroj, director of the fintech department at the commission, told the publication that “Thailand’s ...
    News.Bitcoin
    1 week ago
  • Thai SEC Approves Thailand’s First ICO Portal
    DceBrief
    1 week ago
  • Thailand: Cryptocurrencies get major push as SEC approves first-ever ICO portal
    The Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] of Thailand approved the country’s first ever Initial Coin Offering [ICO], capping off a wave of cryptocurrency adoption in the country. As reported by a local news daily on 12 March, the Board of Directors of Thailand’s financial regulator gave a green light to the ICO portal. This decision […] ...
    BitcoinWarrior
    1 week ago
  • PwC’s Strategy&: Security Token Offerings ‘are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’
    PwC's global consulting subsidiary Strategy& has published an ICO and STO report in collaboration with Swiss Crypto Valley. Security token offerings (STO) are becoming more popular, relative to initial coin offerings (ICO), according to a new report by Big Four firm PwC's global consulting subsidiary Strategy&. Released on March 8, the firm’s forth ICO and STO report was developed in collaboration with the Swiss Crypto Valley Association. According to the joint report, STOs “are not fundamentally different from ICOs.” The document states that STOs are “a more mature and regulated form” of fundraising, noting — given the definition of a security — that the tokens sold in an STO can provide investors with various financial rights. STOs, the report claims, also combine a number of ICO features, such as low entry barriers for investors, as well as traditional ...
    CoinTelegraph
    1 week ago
  • Thailand’s SEC Approves ICO Portal Meant To Protect Investors
    With the approval of the portal, the country continues to expand its cryptocurrency and blockchain tech regulation. ...
    ETHNews
    1 week ago
  • Thailand’s Securities Watchdog Approves Country’s First ICO Portal
    The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission has given the green light to the country's first portal for scrutinized token sales. ...
    CoinDesk
    1 week ago
  • Thailand SEC Approves First-Ever Foreign ICO Screening Portal
    Thailand Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a portal that would screen Initial Coin Offering projects (ICOs). The securities regulator told the Bangkok Post they interviewed “roughly” 7-8 portals for the job of selecting ICOs, conducting due diligence, reviewing smart contract codes, and verifying the know-your-customer process. Eventually, the SEC’s board of directors approved one ICO portal out of all. The commission refused to share any further details about the selected company, except that it was a non-Thailand venture. Archari Suppiroj, the SEC’s director of Fintech, confirmed that the commission had forwarded its selection to the relevant government agencies, including The post Thailand SEC Approves First-Ever Foreign ICO Screening Portal appeared first on CCN ...
    CryptoCoinsNews
    1 week ago
  • Thai SEC Approves ICO Portal, will Streamline STO Next
    Approval for the portal is now pending with other agencies. ...
    FinanceMagnates
    1 week ago
  • Report: Thai SEC Approves Country’s First ICO Portal
    The Thai SEC has approved the first ICO portal in the country, and may reportedly later issue criteria that allows companies to tokenize securities and other assets. Thailand’s securities regulator has approved the first initial coin offering (ICO) portal in the country,  local daily news outlet the Bangkok Post reported on March 12.The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) board of directors has reportedly authorized the first ICO portal that allows to screen ICOs, perform due diligence, confirm smart contract source codes and conduct Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures. The operator of the ICO portal is reportedly a foreign entity.Archari Suppiroj, director of the fintech department at the SEC, reportedly told the Bangkok Post, “Thailand's first authorized ICO portal is being finalized for official approval with the relevant government agencies such as the Commerce Ministry. [...] The first ICO ...
    CoinTelegraph
    1 week ago
  • STOs And ICOs Are Growing Less, But Growing Up
    PwC Strategy& and Crypto Valley Association (CVA) recently published the 2019 ICO/STO report, which illustrates that the overall ICO and STO landscape is entering a new phase of maturity.
    TheDigitalArtist / PixabayIn the second half of 2018, the number and volume of ICOs and STOs decreased considerably for various reasons however, the amount raised increased, and the amount of successful ICOs/STOs doubled when compared to 2017. All of this leads to signs of increased quality and maturity in the industry. Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Ray Dalio in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues ...
    ValueWalk
    1 week ago
  • BlockPal and Tortooga launching crypto wallet serving 40 million users in Mexico
    CryptoNinjas Grupo Tortooga, based out of Puebla Mexico, and BlocPal, with headquarters in Vancouver, Canada, today announced a new strategic partnership to jointly develop and release the Tortooga digital wallet in Mexico. The partnership between Grupo Tortooga and BlocPal has been formed as part... BlockPal and Tortooga launching crypto wallet serving 40 million users in Mexico ...
    CryptoNinjas
    1 week ago
  • Owner of Burj Khalifa, World’s Largest Building, Plans ICO
    Emaar Group, which owns the Burj Khalifa, is developing a "community token" for a loyalty program, with an ICO planned next year. ...
    CoinDesk
    1 week ago
  • The SEC softens its tough stand on ICOs in latest guidelines
    The SEC softens its tough stand on ICOs in latest guidelines The post The SEC softens its tough stand on ICOs in latest guidelines appeared first on CoinGeek. ...
    CoinGeek
    1 week ago
  • The Fourth Global ICO / STO Report tells us ICOs are Growing Less, but Growing Up
    Last year, more than eleven hundred Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) and Security Token Offerings (STOs) were successfully completed. Twice as many as in 2017, when there were 552 in total. These are the numbers of the fourth ICO / STO report by PwC Strategy & in collaboration with Crypto Valley Association (CVA). After crypto-crowdfunding continued […] The post The Fourth Global ICO / STO Report tells us ICOs are Growing Less, but Growing Up appeared first on Blockchain News. ...
    The-blockchain
    1 week ago
  • Kakao Follows $90M ICO With Fresh $90M Funding Goal
    South Korean internet giant Kakao Corp has seen major success during its private initial coin offering (ICO) and will raise more funds this week.  Kakao Doubles Down As Bloomberg reported March 10, Kakao, which confirmed it has raised $90 million from token sales, wants to double the figure to $180 million — and could even do so this week. The company is building a blockchain platform, Klaytn, via Ground X, a dedicated off-shoot based in Tokyo, Japan. “There’s going to be a wide spectrum of services,” the latter’s CEO Jason Han said. “We’re continuing to have conversations with Kakao [about content.]” Klaytn’s initial capital round ran from October to December last year, initially reported as a giant $300 million plan, attracting participation from various venture capital outfits including Translink Capital. The goal is for the platform to become a gaming-focused ...
    Bitcoinist
    1 week ago
  • South Korean Kakao Corp’s Ground X Plans to Extend ICO After Raising $90 Million
    The next phase of the fundraising could occur this week, an executive told Bloomberg, on behalf of the company’s blockchain project. The crypto unit of South Korea’s largest internet conglomerate Kakao Corp will repeat its initial coin offering (ICO) after netting $90 million from investors, Bloomberg reported on Mar. 11.Klaytn, the blockchain platform which is the responsibility of spin-off firm Ground X, will now seek to raise another $90 million as soon as this week. In December 2018, Kakao had first announced that it was planning to raise around $300 million through Ground X to develop its own token.According to Jason Han, CEO of Ground X, IDG Capital, Cresendo Equity Partners and Translink Capital were some of the venture capital and private equity funds to participate in the ICO round.Game developer Wemade Entertainment Co. and Chinese travel agency Zanadu ...
    CoinTelegraph
    1 week ago
  • The SEC’s Guidelines and Statements Show That It’s Slowly Learning to Accept ICOs
    The SEC is still wary of ICOs, but recent changes to its guidelines show it’s learning to accept them. Initial coin offerings (ICOs) may be less fashionable than security token offerings (STOs) right now, but that hasn't stopped the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) from keeping its beady eye trained firmly on them. Ever since it published its investigation into the decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) in July 2017 and declared that ICO tokens can be (and often are) securities, it has been producing a variety of guidelines and warnings on ICOs for investors.Initially, its notices were used to emphasize the potentially fraudulent or dangerous nature of initial coin offerings, with its first-ever Investor Bulletin on ICOs concluding with a summary of "potential warning signs of investment fraud." However, even if it followed this up with a number of investor ...
    CoinTelegraph
    2 weeks ago
  • Making Progress: Clarifying Crypto And ICO Rules In Japan
    A crypto business trade group offers its two cents. ...
    ETHNews
    2 weeks ago
  • 4th global ICO / STO report – ICOs growing less, but growing up
    CryptoNinjas In 2018, 1,132 Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) and Security Token Offerings (STOs) were successfully completed, twice as many as in 2017 (552 in total) – as shown in the fourth ICO / STO report by PwC Strategy & in collaboration with Crypto Valley... 4th global ICO / STO report – ICOs growing less, but growing up ...
    CryptoNinjas
    2 weeks ago
  • Japan: Crypto Industry Trade Group JCBA Issues Guidelines for ICO Regulation
    A Japanese crypto industry association has proposed recommendations on ICO regulation In order to promote domestic blockchain and  cryptocurrency-related businesses, the Japan Cryptocurrency Business Association (JCBA) has published its "Recommendations on New ICO Regulation" on Friday, March 8.The recommendations on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) regulations issued by the JCBA — a local industry trade group — focus on three main topics: the expansion of cryptocurrency in Japanese domestic exchanges, as well as the definitions of and regulations for utility tokens and security tokens.The proposed regulations suggest distinguishing between security and utility tokens and making the former subject to the Financial Commodity Exchange Act.As the announcement stresses, JCBA started its ICO Review Group at the end of last year and the issued document is primarily addressed to the country’s Financial Services Agency and businesses involved in the cryptocurrency industry. It also ...
    CoinTelegraph
    2 weeks ago
  • Malaysia wants feedback on proposed ICO regulatory framework
    Malaysia wants feedback on proposed ICO regulatory framework The post Malaysia wants feedback on proposed ICO regulatory framework appeared first on CoinGeek. ...
    CoinGeek
    2 weeks ago
  • Credit Agricole-Backed Blockchain Startup Setl Files for Insolvency in the UK
    Setl, a Credit Agricole-backed blockchain startup based out of the United Kingdom, has filed for insolvency. Setl, a Credit Agricole-backed blockchain startup based out of the United Kingdom, has filed for insolvency. The insolvency notice was filed on March 7 with U.K. authorities.Credit Agricole is reportedly the world’s largest cooperative financial institution, headquartered in France.Setl was founded by Peter Randall, one of the founders and former CEO of the alternative European stock exchange Chi-X, and Anthony Culligan, founder of peer-to-peer Bitcoin (BTC) trading venue Roolo, in July 2015. The company was granted approval from the French securities regulator to run a Central Securities Depository (CSD) in October last year.As Cointelegraph reported in January, Setl has hired former governor of the French central bank Christian Noyer as a member of its board of directors. Still, in a statement released today, the company ...
    CoinTelegraph
    2 weeks ago
  • Malaysia: Domestic Finance Watchdog Seeks Public Feedback on ICO Regulatory Framework
    Malaysia’s financial regulator wants feedback from the public about ICOs and crowdfunding regulatory frameworks. The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has issued two consultation papers seeking public feedback on the regulatory frameworks for initial coin offerings (ICOs) and property crowdfunding. The request was noted in a press release published on the SC’s website Wednesday, March 6. The Malaysian SC, a statutory body responsible for the regulating and systematic developing of the capital markets in Malaysia, has invited the public to leave comments on the consultation papers by March 29, 2019. The Malaysian finance minister, Lim Guan Eng, had previously noted that the ministry saw digital assets as offering both an alternative fundraising method and a new asset class for investors. The currently issued consultation papers address both ICOs and crowdfunding, and the official announcement states: “The SC is seeking ...
    CoinTelegraph
    2 weeks ago
  • Dialog Semi expands into Internet of Things with Silicon Motion deal
    Chip designer Dialog Semiconductor said it would acquire Silicon Motion's mobile communications business for $45 million in cash, expanding its presence in the market for low-power connected devices. ...
    Reuters
    2 weeks ago
  • Beige Book Shocker: “Semiconductor Orders From China Plunged The Most Since The Collapse Of Lehman”
    While the latest Beige Book released earlier today carried the usual boring mix of self-serving observations by Fed officials ("slight to moderate" growth in a quarter in which the Atlanta Fed sees GDP plunging to 0.5%) and a handful of enlightening anecdotes, all of which confirmed that the US economy was rapidly slowing as expected with the word "strong" appearing 37 times, compared to 58x in the January and 83x in October while the word "weak-" rose to 34x, up from 13x seven weeks ago and 19x in October, there was one stunner contained in today's release which may spell serious pain for stocks. But first we bring your attention to chip and semiconductor bellwether Micron which tumbled as much as 6.2%, its biggest decline in a month, as Wall Street grows increasingly bearish on memory-chip pricing. According to analysis ...
    ZeroHedge
    2 weeks ago
  • “No Military Threat” At US-Mexico Border, NORTHCOM Chief Tells Lawmakers
    America's top military commander traveled to Capitol Hill Tuesday to tell lawmakers there is no specific force coming from the south toward the Mexico–United States border that poses a significant threat to the homeland or Army personnel stationed along the border. Air Force Gen. Terrence O'Shaughnessy, head of U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORTHCOM), told the Committee on Armed Services that "threats" coming from Mexico "are not military in nature." "A secure border does reduce threats to the homeland [but] … it is not a military threat," he stated. "Border security is national security. [But] right now, there is not a specific military force from the south that we are trying to take action against." Based on O'Shaughnessy's testimony, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said there is a gap in evidence that supports President Donald Trump's declaration ...
    ZeroHedge
    3 weeks ago
  • SingularityNET Platform Launches Beta Decentralized AI Marketplace After $36 Mln ICO
    Blockchain artificial intelligence platform SingularityNET has officially launched the beta version of its blockchain marketplace. Blockchain artificial intelligence (AI) platform SingularityNET has officially launched a beta version of its Ethereum-based decentralized marketplace on Thursday, Feb. 28, according to a press release obtained by Cointelegraph.Ben Goertzel, CEO and chief scientist at SingularityNET, noted in the press release that the pre-beta version was stress tested by the community and volunteers prior to the launch .The AI firm, which is working with renowned robot Sophia built by Hong Kong-based Hanson Robotics, completed an ICO in 2017, raising over $150 million in pledged orders from investors. The ICO eventually collected $36 million in total, the limit of their hard cap.Following the AGI token offering, the company reportedly partnered with more than 20 companies and institutions, including UNESCO and the government of Malta, the ...
    CoinTelegraph
    3 weeks ago
  • Andre Duka Defies ICO Market Stagnation, Launches Dukascoin
    Speaking to Finance Magnates, the Dukascopy CEO said that he wants the new cryptocurrency to hit €10 ...
    FinanceMagnates
    3 weeks ago
  • Thai SEC Added 3 Cryptos to List of Crypto Assets Suitable for ICOs and Trading
    The Thai SEC updated the list of cryptocurrencies suitable for use in ICO investments and trading pairs. The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (Thai SEC) has updated the list of cryptocurrencies suitable for use in initial coin offering (ICO) investments and trading pairs. An official Thai SEC statement reported the development on Feb. 28.Until now, Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP) and Stellar (XLM) could be used for the purposes mentioned above when complying with regulation in Thailand. In this statement, the commission informs the public that Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum Classic (ETC) and Litecoin (LTC) have been added to the list.Lastly, the statement also specifies that the presence of any given crypto asset in the list does not render it a legal tender.As Cointelegraph recently reported, Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly has officially allowed the issuance of tokenized securities ...
    CoinTelegraph
    3 weeks ago
  • Facebook Watch to broadcast El Clasico live and free in India
    Fans in India will be able to watch Sunday's El Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona live and free on Facebook Watch, the social media giant's streaming platform, La Liga has said. ...
    Reuters
    3 weeks ago
  • ICONLOOP Reportedly Planning to Proceed for an IPO at KOSDAQ
    The company raised $115 million via an ICO in 2017. ...
    FinanceMagnates
    3 weeks ago
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