TON vs SEC: What Is Telegram’s Next Move?

Coinspeaker TON vs SEC: What Is Telegram’s Next Move?In an interesting but not entirely surprising turn of events, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has asked Telegram to halt issuance of its forthcoming GRAM tokens. In a press release dated Oct. 11, the Commission said that it had already “filed an emergency action”

Ted Livingston States Kik Messenger Is Not Shutting Down

Coinspeaker Ted Livingston States Kik Messenger Is Not Shutting DownAt the end of September, we reported that a popular messaging app Kik made the world reel with the announcement about shutting down. At that time, Kik CEO Ted Livingston explained this decision with the company’s downturn position and the necessity to focus more on the

Blockchain Token Projects Can Bypass U.S. Securities Registration Requirements, Says SEC Official

CoinSpeaker Blockchain Token Projects Can Bypass U.S. Securities Registration Requirements, Says SEC Official That also means that there’s no need to be worried about getting their application rejected, in case they can’t match up with the requirements. Agency official, Valerie A. Szczepanik, at a gathering hosted by the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance in New York

SEC Chairman: ICOs Are Effective Way of Fundraising

CoinSpeaker SEC Chairman: ICOs Are Effective Way of Fundraising Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Jay Clayton has been recently quite vocal on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). While speaking at the Consensus Invest Conference, Clayton said: “If you finance a venture with a token offering, you should start with the assumption that

SEC Postpones Decision on VanEck Bitcoin ETF, Again

CoinSpeaker SEC Postpones Decision on VanEck Bitcoin ETF, Again The Bitcoin ETF that was proposed by money manager VanEck and SoldiX in partnership with CBOE BZX exchange has been delayed for the third time by the SEC in Thursday’s circular. SEC stated: “The Commission finds it appropriate to designate a longer period within which to

SEC’s Crypto Mom: Bitcoin ETF Could Be Approved Tomorrow or in Ten Years Time

CoinSpeaker SEC’s Crypto Mom: Bitcoin ETF Could Be Approved Tomorrow or in Ten Years Time Peirce, nicknamed ‘Crypto Mom’ by the crypto community, is an advocate for a crypto ETF and tries to pursue the SEC to approve a Bitcoin ETF soon. With the Van Eck ETF on the line in February 2019, a decision