Lithuania’s Central Bank Investigates 100 Million Euro Bankera ICO

Lithuania’s central bank has launched an investigation into a domestic initial coin…

82.4 Million Tokens: Venezuela Officially Launches ‘Petro’ Cryptocurrency Pre-Sale

The Venezuelan government has officially launched the pre-sale of its Petro (PTR)…

Bitcoiin2Gen ICO Leaves ‘Zen Master’ Steven Seagal On Deadly Ground

When future historians chronicle cryptocurrency’s ascendance into the mainstream, 2017 will likely…

Hackers Exploit Telegram Zero-Day Flaw to Mine Cryptocurrencies

According to Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs, hackers have been using a…

China’s Internet Finance Watchdog Calls for ICO Awareness

Chinese authorities may focus on cryptocurrency education, according to a recent report.…

‘Worthless’: Research Firm Levels Kodak ICO With Withering Indictment

At CCN we have been following the Kodak story – a once…

Berkeley ICO: Can A City Solve Housing Shortages and Avoid Trump Through the Blockchain?

As financial woes trouble one of America’s pioneering Liberal cities, could blockchain…

Fortune 500 Firms Express ‘Deluge of Interest’ in ICOs: Indiegogo

An executive at crowdfunding giant Indiegogo said that the company has seen…

Kodak Postpones KodakCoin ICO, Future Is Blurred

The much-hyped $20 million KodakCoin ICO was supposed to debut on Jan.…

“Crypto Nation”: Switzerland Embraces Cryptocurrencies as an ICO Haven

The Swiss are bucking an otherwise resistant trend among the world’s regulators toward…

Facebook Bans All Cryptocurrency Ads Including Bitcoin, ICOs

Facebook is firing back against misleading and deceptive ad practices, and ICOs, cryptocurrencies…

SEC Halts ICO for Fraud ‘Decentralized Bank’ Endorsed by Boxing Legend

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against another initial…

Is Starbucks having an ICO?

Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz raised a few eyebrows when he brought…

The SEC on ICOs and Cryptocurrency: A Rocky But Optimistic Ride

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been very cautious…

A Trio of VCs Pledge Millions to Telegram Pre-ICO: Reports

If it’s any indication, the ambitious $1.2 billion Telegram ICO could be…

English Football Giant Arsenal FC Lands an ‘Official Cryptocurrency Partner’

Arsenal Football Club has inked a landmark sponsorship deal with CashBet Coin…

SEC on ‘High Alert’ for ICOs that Violate Federal Securities Laws

The chairman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said that…

Israel Tax Authority is Looking to Collect from ICOs

Israel is calling for a tax on upcoming ICOs for both issuers…

Telegram Plots Record-Setting ICO that Could Raise Billions

Encrypted messaging startup Telegram is preparing to launch a blockchain-based cryptocurrency. The…

Former FDIC Chair Argues against Banning Bitcoin

Sheila Bair, former director of the U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC),…

Belarus Acknowledges Bitcoin as a Legal Currency, Legalizes ICOs

The government of Belarus, with the approval of its President Alexander Lukashenko,…

Bitcoin Named ‘Term of the Year’ by Investopedia

Financial education outlet Investopedia named Bitcoin is 2017 term of the year,…

ICO or IBO? Initial Bounty Offerings Are Officially on the Market

A quick look at leading ICO listing sites reveal just how popular…

Exclusive: Interview With Australian Blockchain Startup Power Ledger Co-Founder Jemma Green

Australian solar startup Power Ledger believes that blockchain technology can spur the…

$4 Billion: ICO Fundraising Hits New Milestone as Regulators Curtail Hype

Initial coin offering (ICO) fundraising passed another historic milestone this week,  surpassing…

Crowdfunding Giant Indiegogo Looks to Make ICOs Mainstream

One of the world’s most popular crowdfunding platforms is getting in on the ICO game.

South Korean Government to Allow Institutional Investors to Participate in ICOs

According to a report by Chosun, a leading mainstream news publication in…

SEC Isn’t Done with ICOs, Likely to Take “More Actions” Against Them

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has yet to show its…

SEC Files Charges Against Alleged ICO Scam PlexCoin

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed charges against the…

Exit Scam? Ethereum-based Confido Vanishes after Raising $374,000 ICO

Ethereum-based startup Confido, a little-known project that recently raised $374,000 in an…

Prominent VC Investor: Be Aware of ICO Pump and Dump Schemes

Jason Calacanis, a highly regarded venture capital investor who has invested in…

Tezos Founders Face Second Class Action Lawsuit Over $232 Million ICO

The founders of blockchain startup Tezos have been hit with a second…

Micro-Lending Startup Ripio Credit Network ICO Hits $37 Million Target

The initial coin offering for Latin American startup Ripio’s micro-lending network reached…

Disney-Linked Blockchain Startup Dragonchain Concludes $15 Million ICO

Blockchain startup Dragonchain has concluded a $15 million initial coin offering (ICO)…

Putin Approves Framework for ICO, Cryptocurrency Regulation

Russian President Vladimir Putin has personally approved a timeline for a framework…

Overstock Shares Surge 30% After $500 Million ICO Announcement

Shares of online retailer Overstock (OSTK) surged 30% this week after chief…

SegWit2x Opponents Sound Off on Metronome

On Tuesday, Bloq — a crypto firm co-founded by SegWit2x developer Jeff…

Plexcoin ICO Organizer Held in Contempt by Quebec Superior Court

PlexCoin ICO organizer Dominic Lacroix has been found in contempt of court…

Lawsuit Against $232 Million Tezos Being Prepared, Not Likely to Succeed

Earlier this week Paul Vigna of the Wall Street Journal reported that…

ICO Ban in Japan a ‘Definite Possibility’

Japan is a powerhouse in the cryptocurrencies market, trading about 63% of…

$3 Billion: Initial Coin Offering Fundraising Hits Another Milestone

Initial coin offering (ICO) fundraising crossed another significant milestone this month, racing…

P2P Data Sharing Startup Streamr ICO Raises $31 Million

Peer-to-peer (P2P) data sharing startup Streamr concluded its initial coin offering (ICO)…

Eidoo ICO Concludes at $28 Million After Trolling Jamie Dimon in the WSJ

The Eidoo ICO raised a total of $27.9 million following a flurry…

This AirSwap ICO Investor Lost $80,000 on a Failed Transaction

An investor lost more than $80,000 worth of ether while attempting to…