The U.S. state of Alabama has issued cease-and-desist orders to three ICOs that were allegedly soliciting residents with unregistered securities.
A group of companies piloting a blockchain-based insurance platform for global shipping industry said the technology is now live in commercial use.
In a statement, ShipChain said it did not violate securities laws or offer its token for sale in South Carolina.
The U.S. Department of Justice is reportedly investigating cryptocurrency traders who may have manipulated the markets using old-school tricks.
A popular event forged during the token boom of 2017 saw discussion about the changing regulatory environment that has resulted.
Fed governor Lael Brainard has said that cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat, and there is "no compelling need" for a Fed-issued digital currency.
Texas' securities regulator has issued a cease-and-desist to a crypto investment scheme that faked endorsements from high-profile individuals.
U.S. regulators don't aim to suppress innovation in the blockchain industry, representatives said during a panel at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018.
Gemini exchange has added zcash trading and custody services in New York after receiving authorization from state's Department of Financial Services.
Lawmakers at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory "sandboxes" may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation.