Bitcoin, Ether wrap up month with steep losses

The No. 1 and No. 2 digital currencies, bitcoin and Ether tokens, on Friday are on track to wrap up a volatile September—marked by blistering criticism from high-profile executives and intensifying regulatory focus—in the red after trading little changed on

South Korea Issues Ban on ICOs

Ashour Iesho · September 29, 2017 · 10:45 am On Friday, South Korea’s financial regulator, the Financial Services Commission, has issued a ban on all Initial Coin Offerings. First China, Now South Korea Earlier this month, news circulated that the

Ethereum Tumbles After South Korea Bans ICOs, Margin Trading

Ethereum and bitcoin tumbled overnight, after South Korea banned local initial coin offerings and margin trading in cryptocurrencies. According to Joongang and Bloomberg, the Financial Services Commission in Seoul said all forms of ICOs are prohibited in the country, including

North Korea Accused of Hacking South Korean Exchanges

Featured North Korea, a nation that has previously been accused of mining bitcoin in order to flout sanctions, is suspected to have hacked a number of bitcoin exchanges in South Korea. The country allegedly stole “100 million

South Korea Bans all Initial Coin Offering Activity

Initial coin offerings are a big topic of conversation all over the world. Financial institutions and governments have not taken kindly to this concept whatsoever. In South Korea, the current regime revolves around banning ICOs altogether. This decision is not

South Korean Government to Ban Domestic ICOs and Bitcoin Margin Trading – The Merkle

According to local sources including JoongAng, South Korea’s largest business and finance news publication, the South Korean Financial Services Commision (FSC) and other financial regulators will ban “any forms” of domestic initial coin offerings (ICOs) and bitcoin margin trading. South

South Korea Bans All Initial Coin Offerings

Regulation South Korea’s Financial Services Commission has announced that all initial coin offerings (ICOs) will be banned in the country. Also read: Korea Starts On-Site Inspections of Bitcoin Exchanges All ICOs Banned in South Korea South Korea’s Financial

Bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) prices fall on South Korea’s bans on initial coin offerings (ICOs) — Quartz

South Korea’s financial regulator announced today (Sept. 29) that it will ban initial coin offerings (ICOs)—a new funding mechanism based on virtual currencies that is able to raise millions of dollars in a matter minutes—Reuters and state news agency Yonhap