The SEC has not forgotten or overlooked the ICO space, and a wave of regulatory action is coming, believes Alex Sunnarborg.
Japan's financial regulator is reportedly mulling the creation of a regulatory framework for firms raising funds through initial coin offerings.
Russia's Finance Ministry has introduced a draft federal law on the regulation of digital assets and initial coin offerings.
Fintech research firm Autonomous NEXT has published a new report on the regulatory and operational challenges faced internationally by ICOs.
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are asking SEC chair Jay Clayton to provide clarity on when token sales are classified as securities.
One European lawmaker wants to standardize ICO regulations, thereby making it easier for projects to raise funding across the EU.
An SEC commissioner warned that initial coin offerings could be fraudulent, but consumers cannot necessarily identify fraud.
The finance minister of the Netherlands has called for new regulations around cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings.
Austria is drawing up cryptocurrency regulations, using as a model existing rules for the trading of gold and derivatives.