Browsing the "SEC" Tag

Blockstack’s Regulated Token Offerings Raise $23 Million

| Nikhilesh De

Blockstack has raised a total of $23 million through two SEC-regulated token offerings, the company announced Tuesday.

VanEck, SolidX to Offer Bitcoin ETF-Like Product to Institutions

| Daniel Palmer

VanEck and SolidX aim to launch a limited bitcoin ETF for institutions in the U.S. later this week, but retail investors will be locked out.

SEC Settles Charges With Crypto Token Issuers Accused of Fraud

| Nikhilesh De

The SEC settled charges with two individuals accused of selling unregistered securities with the Bitqy and BitqyM token sales.

SEC’s Top Crypto Cop Joins Coinbase’s Law Firm

| Daniel Kuhn

Robert A. Cohen will join corporate law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell as partner after 15 years with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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.

Blockchain Firm Settles With SEC Over Unregistered $6.3 Million SAFT

| Daniel Palmer

A healthcare-focused blockchain firm has settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over its 2017-2018 SAFT offering.

ICO Issuer PlexCorps Reaches Settlement With US Securities Regulator

| William Foxley

Following the ruling, PlexCorps must disgorge $4.56 million in addition to some $350,000 in interest.

WATCH: Ted Livingston Discusses Kik’s Response to the SEC

| Nikhilesh De

Kik CEO Ted Livingston discussed his company's legal fight with the SEC on CoinDesk Live last week.

SEC Delays Decisions on 3 Bitcoin ETF Proposals

| Nikhilesh De

The SEC has delayed making a decision on three different bitcoin ETF proposals until Sept. 29 at the earliest.

Kik Says SEC Lawsuit ‘Twisted Facts’ About Startup’s $100 Million Token Sale

| Nikhilesh De

Kik claims the SEC took comments out of context and manipulated facts in its suit alleging the firm’s token sale violated securities laws.