The SEC is suing an ICO organizer and his company, alleging that they claimed the agency had approved its sale.
The token sale for Civil has brought in $1.34 million toward its $8 million minimum goal.
The SEC is trying to subpoena an investment trust company as part of a probe into alleged fraud involving claims of a $100 million ICO.
Australia's securities regulator said late last week that it has halted five initial coin offerings (ICOs) in as many months.
WeChat Pay and Alipay are scrambling to keep up with regulators after recent announcements regarding initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies.
A federal judge ruled against Monkey Capital after finding it defrauded victims in an initial coin offering.
The SEC has issued a cease-and-desist along with a $30,000 penalty to the founder of a token sale it called "fraudulent."
FinCEN receives more than 1,500 reports every month from financial institutions regarding cryptocurrencies, a top official said Thursday.
In the third week after opening its network security up to community involvement, Tezos' beta launch has been surprisingly smooth.
Telegram has put out its first app since its ICO, but that identity play has security researchers reeling.