Category Archives: ICO

BitMEX CEO Mocks Crypto Firms for Failure of ‘Poo Poo’ ICOs

The research team at BitMEX exchange has released a report in collaboration with TokenAnalyst which reveals that various ICO teams in 2018 gifted themselves a grand total of $24.2 billion worth of crypto tokens. Continue reading BitMEX CEO Mocks Crypto Firms for Failure of ‘Poo Poo’ ICOs

Pump and Dump Groups | Navigating the Crypto Waters

Pump and dump groups are a growing problem in the blockchain arena. A recent study conducted by researchers at The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) identified around 4,818 crypto pump and dump schemes during the six month period between mid-January and early July of 2018. The collaboration included research from universities in the US, Mexico and as far afield as Israel. Continue reading Pump and Dump Groups | Navigating the Crypto Waters

DJ KHALED AND MAYWEATHER INVOLVED IN CRYPTO SCAM

Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled were reportedly involved in a scandal concerning an illegal cryptocurrency scam. Both celebrities have been hit with a heap of class action lawsuits from investors who accused them of participating in this scam and conning them out of millions of dollars. Continue reading DJ KHALED AND MAYWEATHER INVOLVED IN CRYPTO SCAM

Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters

An Australian blockchain-based peer-to-peer electricity trading startup is on the receiving end of criticism for rewarding bounty hunters who used unscrupulous means to drive interest in its crypto token. Continue reading Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters