Renwick Haddow exchanged his Mediterranean home for a New York jail cell and is looking at two charges of wire fraud, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
The Philippines' Securities and Exchange Commission has warned unregistered cloud mining operators--and their agents--that they could spend up to 21 years in jail for violating the securities laws.
Rumors have begun to surface that indicate Telegram might back away from its ongoing Initial Coin Offering.
The licensing would enable Coinbase to list a number of other tokens, including those previously ruled by the SEC to be securities.
More Bitcoin exchange-traded funds are reportedly closer to being listed on NYSE Arca, the first all-electronic exchange in the United States.
Centra Tech founders Sohrab Sharma and Robert Farkas were charged with selling unregistered securities to thousands of investors, raising more than $32 million in the process.
Chris Concannon, president of investment firm Cboe Global Markets, has made an appeal to the SEC to not get involved with the development of a Bitcoin exchange traded fund.
By the time the ink dried on the federal budget, the CFTC saw its funding reduced by a staggering $1 million.
Instead of a wide-open offering, some tech startups have started filing the ICO with the SEC, and some are even barring U.S. investors from taking part, according to reports.
After reaching nearly $20,000 in December, BTC has now lost about 50% of its value--dropping to $9,000 level at the time of writing.