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Satis Group research: 81% of all ICOs turned out to be fraudulent

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Satis Group, the leading advisory group on ICO issues, classified the primary location of the tokens according to their quality to demonstrate a real picture of the actual progress of the projects. According to Satis Group's findings, almost 81% of ICO turned out to be fraudulent, and only 1.6% have real prospects for success. The Satis Group classifies ICOs from the first fund-raising offer until the appearance of the token on the exchange. Researchers divide the projects into the following groups:

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John Glen: cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to the UK economy

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According to the statement of the British city minister (supervises the financial services sector), John Glen, cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to the country's economy and any regulation will only contribute to the development of the Cryptocurrency. John Glen, responsible for the UK financial services sector, said, "the government is trying to find the right approach and a reasonable level of regulation." On Thursday, British Chancellor Philip Hammond announced the creation of a new cryptocurrency unit, which included representatives of the Treasury, the Bank of England and the FSA (Financial Regulator of the country). The created group will deal with "risk management of cryptocurrency assets and extraction of potential benefits".

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Edward Snowden criticizes the transparency of Bitcoin's blockchain

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The world-famous ex-employee of the NSA and unmasker Edward Snowden gave an interesting and extensive interview to Peter Van Valkenburgh during the conference "The Blockstack 2018" in Berlin. Snowden discussed with the journalist the current issues of confidentiality of cryptocurrencies and his preferences. He also took the opportunity to criticize the development of internal conflicts in the cryptocurrency industry, challenging the maximalists, and insisted that the main developers needed teamwork.

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Weiss Ratings published a list of the 12 most unreliable Altcoins

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Weiss Ratings, an independent rating agency, recently unveiled its latest estimates for the Cryptocurrency market. The good news is that the Bitcoin performance has improved significantly. Bad news - the number of weak Altcoins, from which it is worth staying away, has not diminished. The agency allocated 12 cryptocurrencies, which, in their opinion, investors should avoid.

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Twitter joins the ban of cryptocurrency ads

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Following the IT giants Google and Facebook, who decided to impose a prohibitive advertising policy on cryptocurrency and ICO, the social network Twitter intends to prohibit the placement of advertisements of this kind. Against the background of the impending regulatory intervention in this sector, Twitter will prohibit advertising of cryptocurrencies, ICO, and crypto-exchanges, but with some exceptions. As the British news channel Sky News reports, referring to the sources on Twitter, the corresponding decision will come into effect within two weeks and will operate in all countries of the company's presence.

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Russian businessman filed a lawsuit against Google for crypto-advertising ban

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Entrepreneur Vladimir Orekhov filed a lawsuit against the Russian division of Google (Google), where he accused the company of causing him moral damage for 2 billion rubles for the damage caused to his business after the ban on cryptocurrency advertising. Orekhov deals with investments in cryptocurrency projects. Because of the ban on advertising cryptocurrency and ICO in Google, an entrepreneur "lost access to potential investors overnight", and since he is an investor himself, this ban deprives him of useful information about companies entering the ICO, correspondingly promising investments, and "will affect future incomes ". 2 billion rubles (about $340 Mln) calculated based on the lost profits of the project.

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Winklevoss brothers for the self-regulation in cryptocurrency business

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The famous twin brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, who in December 2017 became the world's first confirmed by cryptocurrency billionaires (according to the value of their cryptocurrency assets at that time), intend to create a self-regulating organization of the Virtual Commodity Association for monitoring crypto-exchanges and platforms in the US. The organization will monitor the crypto-currency business, as well as develop industry standards and increase transparency in working with regulators, including the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and will prevent fraud.

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Coinbase has entered into a partnership agreement with the British bank Barclays

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The Coinbase exchange has concluded a deal with the British bank Barclays and has access to the inter-bank system Faster Payments Scheme, which makes faster transfers. This should facilitate the process of depositing and withdrawing funds for British users of the crypto exchange, because before that they had to use the services of one of the Estonian banks. Coinbase also received a license from the Financial Supervision Authority (FSA) of the United Kingdom, which allows the issuance of electronic money and provide payment services on the territory of the country. Thus, Coinbase was in fact equated with the rest of the country's financial institutions, since it will obey the same requirements and have almost the same opportunities. However, the company still has to pass several additional checks, for example, on the separation of customer funds.

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Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin could fall below $ 6,000

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Goldman Sachs customers received a letter in which analysts of the bank warned that the price of Bitcoin could soon fall below 6000 dollars. The team of technical analysts of the bank is headed by Sheba Jafari, who is sure that the market decline began with the large sales of Bitcoins, which previously belonged to the MtGox crypto exchange. As it became known, the head of the board of trustees of the exchange Nobuaki Kobayashi organized several rounds Bitcoin sales to pay off creditors MtGox.

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Google limits the issuance of ads related to ICO and cryptocurrencies

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Google decided to adopt the experience of Facebook to change the advertising policy for crypto and ICO and have already begun to restrict the issuance of advertisements in AdWords, which mention products or services related to cryptocurrencies. Despite the fact that no official announcements have been received from Google, marketing firms and PR agencies report a significant decrease in the issuance of advertisements related to cryptocurrencies, ICO and projects on the blockchains.

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ICO Telegram fake sites try to deceive potential investors

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Taking advantage of the fact of a whole flurry of information about the potentially multi-billion dollar ICO of the popular Telegram messenger, a fake website has appeared that tried to attract potential investors. The site (https://telegramfoundation.org/), which is allegedly organized by the Telegram Foundation, offered to invest funds for what it called a "public ICO" of the Telegram (TON). However, it is known that the real TON pre-sale was mostly held behind closed doors, and the only public information related to the proposal in Form D, which was filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Automobile Concern Daimler AG develops blockchain

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The largest automobile Concern Daimler AG, together with the German commercial bank Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW), completed the test blockchain-project, issuing corporate bonds for 100 million euro within the framework. The pilot project also involved the banks of Esslingen-Nürtingen, Ludwigsburg and Ostalb. All transactions within the framework of the test carried out using blockchain technology and protected by cryptography. The bond redemption period is 1 year.

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By the end of the year, Bitcoin will reach $ 35,000

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Earlier this year, when the price of Bitcoin compared to the record highs of December 2017 fell by more than 60%, another very important indicator - the number of transactions in the blockchain for the day - decreased. Compared to December last year, this figure has dropped almost twofold, reaching a record low mark over the past two years. "We had a hype-cycle and now it's cooling down," explains Charles Morris, investment director for the London-based company Newscape Capital Group, "We just may be entering a bear market" 

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Co-founder of "Uber" announced the creation of a cryptocurrency Eco

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Co-founder of UBER Garrett Camp intends to issue a cryptocurrency called Eco. Camp sees it as a global virtual currency, used as a means of payment for daily user transactions. The planned emission will be 1 trillion Eco coins, half of which will be completely distributed among the first billion registered and verified users. 20% will be provided to universities, node managers, and 10% to the partners of the company, advisors and Eco Foundation, which will support the network. For the Eco Foundation's operating expenses, Garrett Camp plans to provide $ 10 million with partners.

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The SEC has embarked on a large-scale verification campaign of the ICO projects

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The Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States (SEC) began to verify the legitimacy of the activities of crypto-exchange companies. Dozens of companies operating on the cryptocurrency market received agendas and requests for the provision of financial information, which will be analyzed and evaluated by the regulator. The commission's concern is caused by the almost unregulated scope of ICO projects, as well as some ways of attracting investments. In particular, this is the organization and conduct of ICO by companies whose activities do not fall under the normative acts governing the conduct of traditional public events.

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Residents of Australia will be able to buy BTC and ETH in Newsstands

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The Australian currency exchange exchanger Bitcoin.com.au made it possible to purchase Bitcoin and Ethereum for Fiat in more than 1200 newsstands throughout the country. "The fact that you can now buy Bitcoin and Ethereum from the same place you purchase soft drinks and stationery really speaks to how institutionalised cryptocurrency has become [...] For anyone who has hesitated about buying Bitcoin because it all seemed too complicated, this is the perfect setup that takes the fear factor out of investing in digital currencies", said Bitcoin.com.au CEO Rupert Hackett.

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The Marshall Islands will release its own "crypto-Sovereign"

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Pacific Marshall Islands is planning to issue its own crypto currency, which will become the official legal tender of the republic. Last week, members of parliament voted to promote this initiative, Senator Kenneth Chedi said. According to him, the senate still has a few days to oppose, but this is unlikely.

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Japanese company "Kumamoto Energy" uses solar energy for mining

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Japanese company Kumamoto Energy, a producer and supplier of electricity from the city of Kumamoto, began using solar energy for mining. The company is also affiliated with "Take Energy Corporation Co" Ltd, the largest corporation that manages solar power plants in the prefecture. The activities of the subsidiary "Kumamoto Energy" "OZ Mining", are aimed at the effective use of surplus electricity produced by mining farms.

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