China Delivers Final Blow, Shuts Bitcoin Exchanges This MonthIn response to the news, the price of Bitcoin dipped to a low of $3,460.
Dubai Financial Regulator Adds to Wave of Public Warnings Against ICOsThe warning did not explicitly ban ICOs, but warned that some offerings should be regarded as high-risk investments.
Russia Poised to Follow Japan in Legitimizing CryptocurrenciesThe finance ministry will draw up a set of bills giving digital currencies legal grounds in the country.
UK FCA May Weigh Regulation of Cryptocurrency ICOsThe FCA is particularly concerned that initial coin offerings have various parallels with Initial Public Offerings (IPOs).
First Block Capital Receives Canada’s BCSC Approval to Operate Bitcoin FundEarlier in July, First Block Capital launched the first Canadian Bitcoin trust.
eToro Platform Adds Trading Support for Five CryptocurrencieseToro already offers the five cryptocurrencies through its recently launched investment instrument Crypto CopyFund.
SEC Warns Against ICO Hype, Advises CautionThe SEC recently issued several trading suspensions on the stock of certain issuers who made claims regarding ICOs.
Bitcoin Hits New Record High, Just Shy of $4700, on Rising Korean TensionBitcoin prices soared yesterday past $4,600 for the first time as investors moved into safe-haven assets.
Bankera Launches Pre-ICO Campaign for its Blockchain-Based BankBankera will incorporate blockchain technology into traditional banking products and services.
Exclusive: CrowdWiz Launches ICO to Fund its Crypto Investment PlatformCrowdWiz is powered by Krypton Software, the cryptocurrency offering of fintech company TRADOLOGIC.
Power Ledger’s Token Pre-Sale Signals Appetite for its P2P Energy PlatformWhile there is no minimum purchase for participation for the pre-sale, the company has applied a US$25K maximum spend.
Canadian Regulators Say Cryptocurrency ICO/ITO May be Subject to Securities LawThe CSA said so-called ‘whitepapers’ are not enough to give crypto-investors the essential facts behind any capital raising.
SEC Halts Trade in First Bitcoin Capital’s OTC StockLast week, the US securities watchdog also suspended another company tied distantly to the cryptocurrency industry.
Estonia Prepares ICO to Roll Out its Own National Cryptocurrency ‘Estcoin’Estonia is not the first country to consider issuing its own cryptocurrency.
Hive Project Raises BTC 2,087 for Blockchain-Based SMEs Financing PlatformThe platform streamlines SMEs ability to access liquidity for day-to-day operations and to finance expansion.
Jelurida Announces Details About its Second ICO for IGNIS Tokens20 million JLRDA will be offered in each of the four batches, for a total of 80 million JLRDA.
Japanese Bitcoin Exchange bitFlyer Obtains Approval to Launch in The U.S.At launch, the exchange will only offer BTC/USD trading but plans to add support for other cryptocurrency pairs and products.
Egypt’s First Bitcoin Exchange Gears Up to Launch by End of AugustLast month, the Central Bank of Egypt has shot down rumours that suggested it would allow banks to handle cryptocurrencies.
London Police Arrest Man Suspected of Operating Cryptocurrency Boiler RoomThe man is thought to be part of a group which allegedly set-up a ‘boiler room’ on Old Broad Street.
Coinbase Raises $100m in Largest-Ever VC Funding Round for Bitcoin StartupThis round also makes Coinbase part of what is called a “unicorn” club in the venture capital industry.
GMO Internet Cryptocurrency Offering Z.com Coin Rebrands to GMO CoinBitcoin has seen increasing recognition as a legal method of payment in Japan.
CBOE Signs with Gemini in Bitcoin Market Data AgreementPending approval by the CFTC, the CBOE plans to launch cash-settled Bitcoin futures by late 2017/early 2018.
LedgerX Receives CFTC Mandate as Bitcoin Derivatives Clearing OrganizationThe CFTC noted that this decision does not constitute endorsement of the use of Bitcoin or other digital currencies.
Hacker Heads to Trial Over Claims of Stealing $50 Million Worth of BitcoinFor this crime, Price could serve up to 15 years of jail time.