INTRODUCING LEVOLUTION, THE EVOLUTION OF INITIAL TOKEN OFFERINGS

ITOs or Initial Token Offerings have emerged as a vehicle to sell cryptocurrencies in order to support new blockchain companies. The ITO market has witnessed explosive growth in the last several...

Bahrain’s Central Bank Launches Blockchain Sandbox

The Central Bank of Bahrain has launched a regulatory sandbox to allow blockchain and crypto companies to operate in the country. Previously, in December 2018, it was reported that draft proposals have...

Thailand Moves Forward With Tokenized Digital Securities

Thailand is finally moving forward with legalizing tokenized digital security assets as it endorses the amendment of the country’s security laws, according to Bangkok Post. The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) is “paving...

Malta to Store Education Certificates on Blockchain

Local English publication Malta Today has reported that the country will now store all education certificates on a blockchain-based platform. According to the report, the latest move came after the successful implementation...

Ethereum Futures Contract: Net Sentiment Appears Positive

The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is currently reviewing entries from its Request for Input on Crypto-Asset Mechanics and Markets initiative set up last year aimed at collecting information...

US Commodities Trading Commissioner Suggests Self-Regulatory Crypto Approach

The US Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) seems to be considering a self-regulatory approach towards cryptocurrencies as commissioner Brian Quintenz has brought up the idea of self-regulation in a first....

Rakuten May Soon Accept Crypto Payments

Japan’s Amazon-analog Rakuten, in its last earnings report, has announced that it will be releasing new features on its pay mobile app which may supposedly allow its users make use of...

Africa and the Middle East: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 9th to 15th February...

Africa and the Middle East Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news continent by continent and country by...

Apple Contributing to Ethical Mining Project

In a filing with the US Security Exchange Commission (SEC), Apple has mentioned its work in formulating the Responsible Minerals Initiative’s (RMI) blockchain guidelines. The “Conflict Minerals Report” was published on...

Blockchain Framework Bill Passed by Luxembourg Parliament

Bill 7363 has been passed into law by lawmakers in Luxembourg. The said bill will facilitate the utilization of blockchain technology in financial services, according to the office of the parliament...