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‘HoweyCoin’: SEC created fake ICO website to educate investors –

The SEC has adopted an innovate way to educate crypto investors that how a 'so-real-yet-so-fake' ICO scheme looks like! Read more: www.coinspeaker.com

SEC commissioner cautions against ‘blanket’ ICO classification

U.S. Securities Exchange Commissioner Hester Peirce advocated against blockchain sandboxes and 'blanket' classifications of ICOs. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Why the SEC should give amnesty to illegal ICOs

The SEC and ICO participants must work together to find a reasonable market fix to the current royal mess. Read more: www.coindesk.com

SEC Official: ICO market shows need for securities regulation

An SEC commissioner warned that initial coin offerings could be fraudulent, but consumers cannot necessarily identify fraud. Read more: www.coindesk.com

SEC charges third ‘mastermind’ in Centra Tech ICO fraud

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced charges against a third partner in an investigation of Centra Tech Inc.’s $32 million ICO, Read more: www.ccn.com

Thai SEC consultant ‘hopes’ authorities reconsider tax

Thai SEC tech consultant admits the necessity of reconsidering the country’s digital asset tax framework introduced in late March. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Regulators want crypto exchanges to be like stock markets

The SEC believes that cryptocurrency exchanges could improve by implementing similar principles of stock markets. Read more: bitcoinist.com

DOJ, SEC argue vague laws no excuse for ICO fraud

The U.S. government has pushed back against an effort to dismiss the charges in an ongoing initial coin offering (ICO) fraud lawsuit. Read more: www.coindesk.com

A 12-month freeze on US token trading is just beginning

The SEC's actions against U.S. ICOs appear to not only be discouraging innovation, they're leaving even experts confused about the state of play. Read more: www.coindesk.com

SEC wants more information about ICOs

The SEC wants more information about ICOs and the firms that bring them to market. PYMNTS spoke to Nimish Patel, a securities lawye as the regulatory landscape shifts. Read more: www.pymnts.com