Browsing the "ICOs" Tag

WATCH: He Admitted to Faking Crypto Volumes, Then Got 5 New Clients

| Anna Baydakova

Here's CoinDesk's full interview with Alexey Andryunin, the 20-year-old ICO pumper who was in the business of market manipulation.

SEC Settles With ICO Service Over Undisclosed Payments for Reviews

| William Foxley

ICORating agreed to pay $106,998 in interest and a civil penalty of $162,000 without commenting on the SEC's findings.

Blockchain Firm Veritaseum Calls for Assets to Be Unfrozen in SEC Response

| Daniel Palmer

Veritaseum has officially responded to the SEC's claims it sold illegal securities and called for its funds to be unfrozen to protect investors.

Meet the ICO Pumper Who Makes His Living Manipulating Crypto Markets

| Anna Baydakova

In this excerpt from our exclusive interview with Alexey Andryunin the Russian trader talks about the origins of his business.

A Suspect Crypto Site Stole My Identity – and I’m Furious

| Daniel Palmer

A site called "US Veteran Token" looks to be using goodwill toward military vets to scam investors. And one of our bios was stolen to promote it.

New Jersey

New Jersey Takes Online Market to Court Over 2018 Crypto Token Sale

| Daniel Palmer

The U.S. state of New Jersey is taking legal action over alleged securities violations by blockchain rental marketplace Pocketinns.

For $15K, He’ll Fake Your Exchange Volume – You’ll Get on CoinMarketCap

| Anna Baydakova

A 20-year-old college student explains how he made a business of faking trade volumes at crypto exchanges.

Arrington-backed Crypto Loans Firm to Accept Telegram’s Token as Collateral

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto loans firm Nexo says it will accept the gram ICO token from Telegram as collateral. Trouble is, the tokens may not be available for some time.

Kik vs SEC – The Lawyers Speak

| Bailey Reutzel and Evan Engel

The SEC's complaint against Kik, after it raised $100 million in an ICO, seemed pretty brutal, but not so fast, we're only hearing one side of the…

Messaging Giant Telegram’s ICO Token Is at Last Going on (Limited) Public Sale

| Daniel Palmer

Telegram's gram token, previously sold to accredited investors in one of the biggest-ever ICOs, is to be offered to the public via a third party firm.