PwC's Strategy& Report: A Whooping $20B was Collected via Over 1132 ICOs and STOs in 2018

Photo: Frank Friedrichs / Flickr Those 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 STO While many experts try to find and explain the…

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The real STO market outlook appears to be close to dying out

It appears that the Security Token market is suffering even more than the initial coin offering (ICO) market is. This is due to the fact that although there have been loads of projects launched, no actual investment has really been made, leaving everyone in limbo on such projects. Many start-ups tried to fob off their…

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Gladius Gets Reprieve from the SEC and Returns its 'Unregistered ICO' Cash

Photo: Pavlos Giorkas / Flickr On February 20, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Gladius Network LLC with carrying out an unregistered ICO. The cybersecurity company had raised $12.7 million, around 24,000 ETH at the time of sale. In a comprehensive press release, the commission explained that the ICO was not fully registered under…

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Shutdowns and Ascents: Will the Political Crisis in the US Give a Boost to the Crypto Market?

Photo: Unsplash Although the government shutdown in the US is officially over, the current state of affairs looks more like a shaky truce than the end of the hostilities. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates that the temporary halt in government operations will cost American economy at least $3 billion of the projected 2019 GDP….

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Exchanges News: Huobi Trial Eos Exchange, Sharespost Facilitates Security Token Transaction

In recent cryptocurrency exchange news, Huobi’s EOS exchange has entered trial operations, Sharespost has facilitated a secondary trade of the BCAP security token, and Bithumb has obtained South Korean Information Security Management System certification. Also Read: Bisq DEX Launches DAO on Testnet as Developers Seek to Decentralize Governance  Huobi Launches Trial of EOS Exchange In the…

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Anchoring Crypto: STOs Will Finally Peg Tokens to Calculable Price Points

Photo: Pixabay Over the last year or so, blockchain-based efforts at finding backers have rocked the finance world. Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) provided an alternative path for companies to launch their products and services in the blockchain by selling them directly to their ultimate users, collecting vast amounts of capital for in the process. Companies…

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Security Token Offerings (STOs) – The Future of Fundraising in the Blockchain Industry

A new study by Node Blockchain Inc., a Toronto-based blockchain company with a focus on asset management, independent research, analytics, and proof-of-stake mining, has revealed that Security Token Offerings (STOs) may be the future of fundraising in the blockchain industry. So far in the blockchain industry, cryptocurrency projects have been funded by Initial Coin Offerings…

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Crypto Firm tZero Signs Letter Of Intent With GSR Capital For $160M USD Security Token Investment

Overstock’s subsidiary tZERO has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Hong Kong-based private equity firm GSR Capital to participate in tZERO’s Security Token Offering (STO). tZERO is a Security and Exchange Commission compliant alternative trading system (ATS). Rather than depending on broker dealers to buy and sell securities, tZero works like money sender Transferwise…

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Blockchain Advisory Firm Satis Group Partners With Liquidity Solutions Provider SharesPost

Liquidity solutions provider SharesPost has teamed with blockchain advisory firm Satis Group to provide security token issuers with streamlined access to secondary trading. Founded in 2009, SharesPost offers an online platform that links investors with late-stage venture-backed companies and shareholders. The company focuses on managing secondary liquidity and raising primary capital. Additionally, it offers data…

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3 Fundraising Methods Disrupting the ICO Industry Today

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