archive-title Yearly Archives: 2020

Yearly Archives: 2020

US SEC Charges Convict and Associates for $30M Fraudulent ICO

The United States Securities and Exchange Commision has charged a group of criminals, who raised over $30 million through a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO). Per a Jan. 12 press release, the SEC charged convicted Boaz Manor, his business associate, and two companies, CG Blockchain Inc. and BCT Inc. SEZC, with violating the antifraud and […]

Amid Legal Controversy, Telegram Blockchain Explorers Are Already Available

As the SEC lawsuit against Telegram Open Network (TON) forced it to postpone mainnet launch, working blockchain explorers are already available for the testnet. Blockchair announced the creation of a user-friendly alternative to Telegram’s own explorer. A stalled launch has not stopped blockchain explorers In 2018, TON raised more than $1.7 billion in a private […]

No creerás el volumen que alcanzó Bitcoin en Argentina y Venezuela – CriptoMonedaseICO

– PUBLICIDAD – Los ciudadanos de Argentina y Venezuela continúan aumentando la inversión en Bitcoin en medio de la creciente crisis financiera en sus países. Según CoinDance, durante la semana que terminó el 21 de diciembre, el comercio de la criptomoneda más grande se disparó a un nuevo máximo. Por ejemplo, en Argentina, los residentes […]

SEC: Cash-Strapped Telegram Launched 2018 Token Sale to Pay for Servers

Telegram launched a 2018 token sale because it was “short on cash” to pay for servers, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said. The claim, made in the regulator’s latest document dump in its ongoing securities case against Telegram, shows for the first time the core of the SEC’s argument: that the token sale […]