The SEC Sets Deadline to File Comments for or Against Bitcoin ETF Applications

The SEC Sets a Deadline to File Comments for or Against Bitcoin ETF Applications

The U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) is getting ready to review its decisions regarding Bitcoin ETF applications. With this in mind, the SEC is inviting parties or persons to file public statements in support of, or in opposition to, Bitcoin ETFs. This review could affect nine Bitcoin ETF applications. The SEC Gets Ready to Review its Decisions on Bitcoin ETFs The SEC has set October 26th, 2018, as the deadline for the reception of public

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Bitcoin’s Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning

Bitcoin’s Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning

Since its inception, Bitcoin has exhibited a highly volatile nature. However, during the past few days, Bitcoin’s price volatility has fallen to the lowest level of 2018. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will most likely view Bitcoin’s calmer price oscillations favorably. Low Volatility Signals That Investors Are Now Holding to Bitcoin Bitcoin’s (BTC) volatility has been decreasing recently. According to data provided by Highcharts, the Bitcoin volatility index for the latest 30-day estimate

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US Securities and Exchange Commission Launches ‘HoweyCoins’ ICO

In a surprising turn of events, the US Securities and Exchange Commission has launched its own initial coin offering dubbed HoweyCoins. ‘A Hot Investment Opportunity’ Anyone looking for a hot new initial coin offering (ICO) should look no further than the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s brand new token sale for HoweyCoins. States the regulatory authority in an official press release: If you’ve ever been tempted to buy into a hot investment opportunity linked with

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Centra Tech Co-founders Indicted in $60 Million ICO Fraud

A grand jury in the Southern District of New York has indicted the three co-founders of Centra Tech. The U.S. Attorney’s Office of the district issued a press release on May 14 announcing the indictment. The Centra Tech Fraud Sorhab Sharma, Raymond Trapani, and Robert Farkas, the three co-founders of Centra Tech allegedly tried to defraud investors via a token sale. They were all arrested in April 2018 and charged with the same crimes. Commenting

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