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81% of ICOs Are Scams, U.S. Losing Token Sale Market Share: Report

Initial coin offering (ICO) promoters have been widely successful with regards to the quantity of projects they have been able to at least partially fund. On matters of quality, perhaps not so much. According to a report prepared by Satis Group Crypto Research, around 81% of the total number of initial coin offerings launched since 2017 have turned out to ...

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US Ranks as ‘Most Favorable’ Country for ICOs in Recent Report

The U.S., Switzerland, and Singapore were ranked as the top three “most favorable” countries for Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in a recent report, according to a press release the researchers shared with Cointelegraph July 14. Analysts associated with the Crypto Finance Conference compiled the research based on publicly available data of the top 100 ICOs by country in terms of ...

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Bermuda Government to Introduce New Regulations on ICOs, Address ‘Legal Ambiguity’

The Premier and Minister of Finance of Bermuda David Burt introduced new regulations on initial coin offerings (ICOs) speaking before the House of Assembly, the Royal Gazette news reports July 13. The regulatory framework describes minimum required information for ICO projects and establishes compliance measures for companies to conduct an ICO. Addressing the lower house of the Bermudian Parliament, Burt ...

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80% ICO Scams | Statis Group Releases Study on ICOs in 2017

ICO scams: The ICO advisory firm, Statis Group, just announced its recent study that showed that nearly 80 percent of initial coin offerings (ICOs) held in 2017 were scams. The study took into account the lifecycle of ICOs, from the initial proposal of sale to the most mature phase of trading on a cryptocurrency exchange. The study found: “On the basis of ...

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New Study Says 80 Percent of ICOs Conducted in 2017 Were Scams

A recent study prepared by ICO advisory firm Statis Group revealed that more than 80 percent of initial coin offerings (ICOs) conducted in 2017 were identified as scams. The study took into consideration the lifecycle of ICOs run in 2017, from the initial proposal of a sale availability to the most mature phase of trading on a crypto exchange. The ...

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Chinese Central Bank Official Pledges ‘Vigilance’ to Stamp Out Foreign ICOs

The People’s Bank of China committee charged with regulating cryptocurrencies recently gathered to discuss the next phase in their plan. China hasn’t wavered in its commitment to control cryptocurrencies within its territory — the country shocked the world when it announced a ban on all ICOs, deeming them illegal, back in September 2017. Not too long ago, it was announced ...

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Korean Lawmakers Hasten to Regulate Cryptocurrency, Legalize ICOs

Lawmakers in South Korea, one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency trading markets, are set to submit draft bills to legislate regulations for burgeoning sector. According to a report by the Korea Times, a number of lawmakers across different political spectrums are seeking to fast-track cryptocurrency regulations that could plausibly lead to lifting the current ICO ban in the country. The ...

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Important Steps for Crypto Exchanges, ICOs and Blockchain

South Korea’s relationship with the cryptocurrency industry has ebbed and flowed over the years. There has been a blanket ban on ICOs, set in September 2017, as well as strong rumours in January — that were eventually dismissed — that cryptocurrencies in their entirety would be banned. However, things have warmed up in the Asian country with talk emerging that ...

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‘We Must Remain Vigilant’ and Stop Rogue ICOs

The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) doubled down on its rhetoric regarding ICOs July 9, warning those who attempt to serve Chinese residents that it would “crush” their operations. In a circular and subsequent report in local media outlet Yicai, the Chinese central bank’s vice governor Pan Gongsheng strongly reiterated the ongoing ban on ICOs and the need to uphold ...

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ICO All-In To Help Users Make More Educated Investments Into ICO’s

ICO All-In is a new platform that allows users to take a holistic view on upcoming ICO’s, in order to determine which prospects are worth investing money into. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article Platform to easily display information needed, ICO All-In fills need As crowd sales have become the de facto standard in raising funds within the cryptocurrency sphere, ...

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