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 …

Malta Becomes The World’s First “Blockchain Island”

Malta’s Junior Minister for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation, Silvio Schembri, noted that the passing of the new laws in Malta mark an important milestone in which companies will be provided with the necessary tools to operate in a Read More …

Reg D, Reg S, Reg A+ — Which One to Choose?

I suggest a hybrid approach: -Start with the Reg D and raise up to $2 Million. These will be your traditional investors (VCs, angels etc). You’ll probably have to raise on a Convertible note+Token sale agreement. So, you’ll be giving Read More …

To All STO Issuers in USA Who Want a Successful Fundraise

One of the most effective methods for a successful STO is community building on Telegram, Bitcointalk, Reddit etc. Airdrops are a critical aspect to gaining community and crypto investor momentum. I would go as far as saying that without airdrops Read More …

Is Regulation Hurting Blockchain Innovation in the U.S?

Is regulation hurting blockchain innovation in the U.S? I talk to many Silicon Valley entrepreneurs…Below are my findings: -ICO are moving out of the U.S. Forward-thinking countries like Malta, Switzerland, German, France, Australia, Japan are creating laws enabling utility tokens Read More …

Running a Compliant ICO in the USA

  We have amazing 80-year-old laws within the USA that enable us to run ICOs in a totally compliant manner (as securities). In this video, I go over the various regulations and go over their pros and cons. Reg D Read More …

Is Regulation Hurting Blockchain Innovation in the U.S.?

I with Silicon Valley entrepreneurs every day. Here’s what I’m finding: ICOs are moving out of the U.S. Forward thinking countries like Malta, Switzerland, Germany, France, Australia, and Japan are creating laws enabling utility tokens to be floated in a Read More …

What’s Involved With Launching Your Token in the US?

Vince talks about how to do an ICO in a compliant manner in USA. He discusses Reg A+, Reg D 506 c, Reg S and Reg CF Security Token Offerings

BrightCOIN Sets Up A Turnkey Solution For Initial Coin Offerings

BlockTribune did a great piece on us and our CEO, Vince Mundy. Vince elaborates on the need to thoroughly vet ICO founders in order to deter scam artists. Read the full interview