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Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Jay Clayton Visits "Mornings With Maria"
SEC Finalizes Rule Change That Could (One Day) Juice Token Sales
Companies can now raise more money under three key securities exemptions without having to register with SEC.
Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Jay Clayton Visits "Mornings With Maria"

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How DeFi Can Avoid the Irrelevance of P2P Lending and Crowdfunding
To avoid the fate of other p2p projects, DeFi protocols need incentives and feedback loops so users choose open-source over closed systems.
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Bitcoiners Launch Cryptocurrency Relief Fund Following Beirut Explosion
A group of Lebanese expats in Europe organized the Crypto Disaster Relief For Beirut Explosion fund to support those affected by last week's tragedy.
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Republic Cuts Through SEC Red Tape to Raise $16M via Security Token Sale
Under a pair of SEC regulations, crowd-equity platform Republic has raised $16 million through the sale of its Republic Note security token.
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Securitize Launches Tokenized Platform to Revitalize Japan's Rural Property Market
The platform has been set up to help reinvigorate smaller towns and villages in rural Japan.
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Kevin Owocki on Gitcoin, Controversy and the Future of Open Source Funding
The founder of one of crypto’s most buzzed about projects discusses the origins of Gitcoin, controversy, and why open source funding needs to evolve.
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Circle Completes SeedInvest Purchase, Paving the Way for Tokenized Equities
Cryptocurrency exchange startup Circle has closed its acquisition of equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest.
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Sexual Assault Survivor Uses Crypto to Crowdfund Anonymously
Cryptocurrency is helping women who've suffered sexual harassment or assault gain financial independence while protecting their privacy.
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3 Ways Blockchain Is Already Delivering on the Hype
The new digital gold standard? Well, of course. That goes without saying!
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Kickstarter
Kickstarter ICO? Don't Count On It Says Crowdfunding Leader
The company most widely associated with crowdfunding won't be shifting its business model to accommodate so-called initial coin offerings (ICOs).
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