Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Hong Kong's securities regulator appears to be stepping up efforts to regulate cryptocurrency exchanges involved with initial coin offerings (ICOs).In a statement released Friday, Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) revealed it has sent warning letters to seven cryptocurrency exchanges advising that certain tokens being traded on their platforms...
Months after China's clampdown on initial coin offerings (ICOs), professional copywriters are still offering white paper services that may include fabricating information, reports suggest.The People's Bank of China notably banned domestic ICOs in September 2017, yet searches using key words such as "ICO," "blockchain" and "whitepaper" result in dozens...
Japan's financial watchdog has stepped up its efforts to scrutinize foreign cryptocurrency services that target domestic investors without a license.According to an official warning published by the Japan's Finance Service Agency (FSA) on Feb. 13, the regulator said a Macau-based cryptocurrency service firm named Blockchain Laboratory, headed by Jay...