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    Ethereum’s Vitalik: ICO’s out of touch with spirit of blockchains

    Ethereum’s Vitalik: ICO’s out of touch with spirit of blockchains

    Toward the end of 2017 and 2018, apart from the Bitcoin boom frenzy, another factor that took over the crypto-space was the ICO boom, with projects raising millions and billions of dollars for their ‘blockchain solving real-world problems’ ideas. This, however, gradually faded away with the intervention of several regulatory bodies around the world; the SEC played a vital role in distinguishing several projects as securities offering and imposing a penalty on projects for violating rules.

    10 NOVEMBER 2019

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    Andreessen Horowitz launches crypto startup school

    Andreessen Horowitz launches crypto startup school

    Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has announced the launch of a startup school for entrepreneurs looking to develop cryptocurrency projects.

    4 OCTOBER 2019

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    First Tokenized IPO Launches on National Stock Exchange

    First Tokenized IPO Launches on National Stock Exchange

    Today marks the launch of what is most likely the first ever blockchain-based initial public offering (IPO), with the national stock exchange of the Seychelles selling tokenized shares in its equity to investors worldwide.

    10 SEPTEMBER 2019

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    Acuitas, Arrington XRP Capital Back $14.5 Million Series A for CasperLabs

    Acuitas, Arrington XRP Capital Back $14.5 Million Series A for CasperLabs

    CasperLabs, a startup building an open-source blockchain platform aimed to achieve scale without sacrificing decentralization, has raised $14.5 million in a Series A funding round.

    10 SEPTEMBER 2019

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    Dapp Data Site DappRadar Raises $2.33 Million From Naspers, Blockchain.com

    Dapp Data Site DappRadar Raises $2.33 Million From Naspers, Blockchain.com

    Led by Naspers, Blockchain.com Ventures, and Angel Invest Berlin, dapp data analysis and discovery tool DappRadar announced yesterday the closing of a $2.33 million seeding round. The company said it will use the funds for R&D and to add new services to its site.

    8 SEPTEMBER 2019

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    Binance Labs Leads $5.7 Million Series A for Blockchain Maker Dapix

    Binance Labs Leads $5.7 Million Series A for Blockchain Maker Dapix

    Denver-based startup Dapix Inc. has raised $5.7 million in a Series A funding round led by Binance Labs, the company announced Thursday.

    5 SEPTEMBER 2019

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    Coinbase, Ripple fall out of LinkedIn’s top 10 US startups list

    Coinbase, Ripple fall out of LinkedIn’s top 10 US startups list

    Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase and payments firm behind XRP cryptocurrency, Ripple, are no longer in the LinkedIn's top 10 US startups list for 2019.

    5 SEPTEMBER 2019

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    Perlin Smashes Record for Most Assets Staked in a Binance Launchpad Initial Exchange Offering

    Perlin Smashes Record for Most Assets Staked in a Binance Launchpad Initial Exchange Offering

    Perlin has managed to break all previous Binance Launchpad records for the amount of BNB assets staked by users to acquire PERLs in its Initial Exchange Offering (IEO). Just over USD $330 million in Binance tokens was staked for a chance to get Perlin’s PERL tokens at IEO.

    28 AUGUST 2019

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    Expert: There are too few interesting projects on IEO market
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    Expert: There are too few interesting projects on IEO market

    “Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) is losing popularity as few interesting projects appear on the market,”claims EXANTE analyst Viktor Argonov in his comment for LetKnow.News.

    23 AUGUST 2019

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    OPSkins Group and WAX Summoned to California Court Over 2017 ICO

    OPSkins Group and WAX Summoned to California Court Over 2017 ICO

    The United States District Court for the Central District of California has issued a summons to video game virtual goods company OPSkins Group and Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX) in response to a complaint filed by Crypto Asset Fund.

    22 AUGUST 2019

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    The end of the initial exchange offering is nigh

    The end of the initial exchange offering is nigh

    A recent report by TokenInsight says that Initial Exchange Offerings, which are definitely not like the 2017 ICO craze in any way, are falling out of favor.

    21 AUGUST 2019

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    Ripple Is Giving Away 1 Billion XRP in Massive Bid to Fund Online Content

    Ripple Is Giving Away 1 Billion XRP in Massive Bid to Fund Online Content

    San Francisco-based fintech company Ripple continues to pump XRP into a growing ecosystem of adjacent startups – despite an ongoing legal complaint alleging that XRP is an unregistered security.

    15 AUGUST 2019

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    A Post-Mortem On The ICO Bubble: At Least 89% Of ICOs Are In The Red

    A Post-Mortem On The ICO Bubble: At Least 89% Of ICOs Are In The Red

    It’s now clear that initial coin offerings (ICOs) were a massive bubble. The median ICO return in terms of USD is -87% and constantly dropping.

    8 AUGUST 2019

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    Blockchain Delegates to Trump’s ‘Peace to Prosperity’ Event Sue Each Other

    Blockchain Delegates to Trump’s ‘Peace to Prosperity’ Event Sue Each Other

    As Israeli news site Globes reported on August 4, Orbs’ Elad Arad is suing his co-founders Uriel and Daniel Peled for having dispossessed him of his share in the firm, among other charges.

    5 AUGUST 2019

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    WINk IEO Starts Trading on Binance, Generating 800% ROI

    WINk IEO Starts Trading on Binance, Generating 800% ROI

    The latest IEO held on Binance Launchpad was also a profitable one, despite the concerns of many that the new format would decrease investors’ returns. The WIN token began trading at 0.00000009 BTC while its IEO price was 0.00000001 BTC.

    4 AUGUST 2019

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    Analysis: Ether holdings of ICO projects gradually falling

    Analysis: Ether holdings of ICO projects gradually falling

    Ether (ETH) holdings of projects that raised funds via initial coin offerings or ICOs have been steadily declining, according to research from The Block.

    2 AUGUST 2019

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    Crypto-Focused Finance App Aximetria Wins License From Swiss Regulator

    Crypto-Focused Finance App Aximetria Wins License From Swiss Regulator

    Aximetria, a firm offering a personal finance app for both fiat and cryptocurrencies, has been awarded a license from the Swiss Financial Services Standards Association (VQF).

    29 JULY 2019

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    Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

    Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

    Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin could soon be sued by a former employee, according to court documents filed in New York.

    20 JULY 2019

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    CoinGecko Releases 2019 Quarter 2 Cryptocurrency Report

    CoinGecko Releases 2019 Quarter 2 Cryptocurrency Report

    CoinGecko, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency aggregators, today published its 2019 Quarter 2 Cryptocurrency Report. The 46-page report gives an overview of the state of the cryptocurrency market and the major events that happened in the second quarter of 2019.

    19 JULY 2019

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    The expert explained what ICO Reg A + is
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    The expert explained what ICO Reg A + is

    Reg A + crowdfunding is one of the most desirable ways to collect investment in the US market, allowing you to raise up to $ 50 million. That’s what Nikita Novikov, a lawyer of blockchain pactice Juscutum told LetKnow.News.

    17 JULY 2019

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