Hong Kong Crypto Exchanges Coming Under Increased Regulatory Scrutiny

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong appears set to adopt a new approach to regulating the local cryptocurrency trading market. This announcement comes after the FSC chairman, Carlson Tong Ka-shing, said that Hong Kong needed a more robust regulatory framework for cryptocurrency trading.  Expanded Regulatory Oversight In a press release issued by […]

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Federal Judge Affirms Securities Laws Can Be Applied to ICO Fraud

U.S. District Judge Raymond Dearie said today the government is permitted to proceed in a criminal case concerning two fraudulent ICOs, a situation the prosecution says falls under securities laws. In Brooklyn, New York, District Judge Raymond Dearie affirmed securities laws could be pertinent in a case concerning two fraudulent ICOs. The decision was seen […]

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New SEC Report: Cryptocurrency Exchanges Trading Security Tokens Must Register

Ashour Iesho · March 11, 2018 · 12:00 am The Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) has issued a new report warning about the dangers of unregulated crypto exchanges and stated that all trading platforms exchanging digital assets that are considered securities must register with the SEC.  Does That Mean ALL Exchanges Have to Register with the […]

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