US Regulatory Climate Continues to Be Hazy for ICOs

US Regulatory Climate Continues to Be Hazy for ICOsThe US Congress continues to pass business-friendly legislation, but many in the cryptoasset space complain that ambiguities in federal securities laws will prevent initial coin offering issuers (ICOs) from taking advantage of them. Last week, the House of Representatives passed the Regulation A+ Improvement Act of 2017,

Could Trump’s Executive Order Banning ‘Petro’ Transactions Lead to Backdoor Cryptocurrency Regulations?

Could Trump’s Executive Order Banning ‘Petro’ Transactions Lead to Backdoor Cryptocurrency Regulations?President Donald Trump’s executive order banning US residents from engaging in transactions related to Venezuela’s “Petro” cryptocurrency could give the federal government an opening to regulate cryptocurrencies more closely under the guise of national security. The order, signed by Trump on Monday and effective