DORA Investigates 3 Cryptocurrency Firms Behind Unregistered ICOs

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Colorado’s Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) has revealed plans to asses three crypto-based firms offering “unregistered Initial Coin Offerings” in the state as part of an ongoing investigation into a practice being used by fraudulent companies to defraud members of the public. The investigation is being carried out by members of the Division of Securities, […]

50% of Americans Willing to Try Out Bitcoin

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A new poll conducted by analytics firm Harris Insights and cryptocurrency startup Gem revealed that 50 percent of the respondents are inclined to try out the asset class. The survey also revealed that those with lower incomes are more likely to buy Bitcoin. A new survey jointly held by a cryptocurrency startup and analytics company […]

Korean Police Raid Firm in Fraud ICO Probe of $130 Billion Shipwreck

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South Korean police have raided the office of the company that claims to have discovered the shipwreck of a Russian pre-World War 1 battleship carrying $130 billion in gold bars and coins. On Tuesday, the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency has raided the offices of Shinil Group, a cryptocurrency startup looking to sell treasure from a […]