Want To Issue a Security Token?

So, you’ve got a terrific project, say a 200-room hotel in Miami Beach. You want to raise funds for a total renovation, which will cost millions. But you don’t have enough cash on hand to cover the costs, at least Read More …

Singapore Sets STO Regs

An automated Delivery versus Payment (DvP) platform has been jointly developed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Singapore Exchange (SGX). Its purpose is to allow the settlement of tokenized securities across various blockchain platforms. Read the entire Read More …

CoVEX EXCHANGE & BRIGHTCOIN PARTNER

CoVEX, a next-generation cryptocurrency trading platform, and BrightCOIN, a turnkey platform for building and launching STOs and ICOs, have announced a partnership that will provide unique services to customers of both companies. BrightCOIN will embed the CoVEX platform into its Read More …

US Congress Finally Moving to Prevent “Heavy-Handed” Approach Toward Regulating US ICOs

U.S. Congressman Warren Davidson (OH-08), member of the House Financial Services Committee, hosted a bipartisan roundtable discussion, “Legislating Certainty for Cryptocurrencies” with Members of Congress and nearly 50 stakeholders from Ohio and across the country to gather input on Congress’ effort to Read More …

Upcoming ICO Summit to Discuss ‘Light-Touch’ Regulation

I just got off a call with Ronald Hammond. He’s a Legislative Assistant for Congressman Warren Davidson (OH-8). Representative Davidson recommended a “light touch regulatory framework that provides certainty for the ICO market”. The premise of the call was regulations Read More …

Y-Combinator Crypto Pitches

Was recently at the Y-Combinator alumni demo day. For those that don’t know, Y-Combinator alumni demo day is where the current batch practices their pitch to founders from previous Y-Combinator founders. It’s basically a pitch practice secession before getting on Read More …

How Cryptocurrency is Impacting Traditional Sports & Esports

The Consumer Technology Association just ran a terrific article about the effect of cryptocurrency on sports: The recent rise of Bitcoin in the mainstream media has certainly begun a season full of blossoming initial coin offerings (ICOs). While only about Read More …

Coinbase Back To Wyoming

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has reopened its services to residents in the US state of Wyoming. In June 2015, Coinbase suspended its services in the state due to banking regulatory policies. At the time, the Wyoming Money Transmitter Act required Coinbase Read More …

Are Reg D 506c’s/Reg S/Reg A+ successful in raising funds for an ICO?

While most of my competitors say “Reg D/Reg S/Reg A+ are only good for “consumer products”, and have proven unsuccessful for blockchain”. We’d say they are TOTALLY WRONG. You see, my competitors have no clue what they are doing in Read More …

Echelon Asia Summit: How much work is involved in an ICO?

  BrightCOIN CEO Vince Mundy on a panel discussion at Echelon Asia Summit 2018 talking about the current state of ICOs. The video starts off in the middle. The summary: lots, lots of work. Sleepless night, lots of moving parts. Capital Read More …