Browsing the "Tokens" Tag

Startup Raises $3.9 Million in Tokenized Equity in London Stock Exchange Test Issuance

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain startup 20|30 has raised £3 million in a sale of tokenized shares in a test carried out with the London Stock Exchange Group.

SEC’s Crypto Token Framework Falls Short of Clear and Actionable Guidance

| Nikhilesh De

The SEC's guidance on crypto token sales, while welcome, is not quite the clarifying document the industry hoped for.

A Small Bank in Germany Is Now Nearly 30% Owned by Crypto Companies

| Leigh Cuen

The blockchain startup Nimiq has just joined the ranks of WEG Bank AG shareholders like TokenPay and the Litecoin Foundation.

Fred Ehrsam, Coinbase co-founder, Token Summit II. (Brady Dale for CoinDesk)

Numerai Token Sale Raises $11 Million From VC Firms Paradigm, Placeholder

| Leigh Cuen

Hedge fund and predictions market startup Numerai just closed an $11 million round led by Paradigm and Placeholder.

Crypto Mogul Moshe Hogeg’s ICOs Have Unusual Patterns, Analysis Finds

| Leigh Cuen

Controversy looms overhead as Israeli entrepreneur Moshe Hogeg promote's Sirin Labs' blockchain phone.

ConsenSys-Backed Civil Tries Again on Newsroom Token Launch

| Leigh Cuen

The ConsenSys-backed ethereum startup Civil is launching its CVL token today to kickstart an ambitious journalism project.

A Crypto Project That Raised $20 Million Is Caught Faking Its Founding Team

| Wolfie Zhao

BHB in China raised $20 million in 2018 touting a three-person team. The only problem? At least two were fake.

Sequoia India Leads $3 Million Round for Token Startup Tackling ‘Fake News’

| Yogita Khatri

Sequoia India has led a $3 million funding for Band Protocol, a startup that incentivizes reliable content producers with token rewards and staking.

JPMorgan Has Its Own Crypto and It’s Starting Real-World Trials

| Daniel Palmer

JPMorgan has built a crypto token and it's moving to real-world trials in "a few months," according to a CNBC report.

From Mar-a-Lago to Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales

| Leigh Cuen

A CoinDesk investigation reveals that health startup Doc.com has used overstated claims to gin up investor demand.