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New token sales continue as the crypto industry marches on

Even though the major cryptocurrencies have seen some consolidation in the first few months of 2018, entrepreneurs and finance industry veterans are still launching new ventures funded by the release of their own cryptocurrencies. These visionaries are looking to take on the establishment and push blockchain technology into our everyday lives.
Here are some companies Investing.com Studios wrote about recently:
Kora are on a mission to provide a transaction platform for remaining ‘unbanked’ populations of the world, reversing the fact that many people across the world currently cannot benefit from the flexibility or purchasing power that comes with credit and other modern financial services. Their token sale is currently live.
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US and Canadian Securities Regulators Coordinate ICO Probe in ‘Operation Cryptosweep’

US and Canadian state and provincial securities regulators have opened probes into potentially fraudulent crypto investment programs in what has been dubbed “Operation Cryptosweep”, according to a press release May 21. The latest crackdown on suspicious crypto investment products is reportedly the largest such coordinated investigation by state and provincial officials. Continue reading US and Canadian Securities Regulators Coordinate ICO Probe in ‘Operation Cryptosweep’

BMW Blockchain Trial Uses Cryptocurrency Tokens to Improve Mileage Tracking

DOVU, a London, U.K.-based provider of a blockchain-based data marketplace for the transportation industry, recently completed a test with BMW to use ERC-20 tokens and blockchain technology track vehicle mileage, according to a DOVU article posted on Medium. BMW invited DOVU to participate in its innovation lab, which seeks new and disruptive ideas. The 10-week pilot began Jan.15 at the London BMW headquarters. Continue reading BMW Blockchain Trial Uses Cryptocurrency Tokens to Improve Mileage Tracking

New Ethereum Project Aims to Tokenize Video Game Items

The ability to create decentralized applications (DApps) is widely considered to be one of the most promising use cases for blockchain technology. Palm, a new Ethereum-based project, aims to provide developers with the ability to tokenize in-game assets in conventional video games as well. Continue reading New Ethereum Project Aims to Tokenize Video Game Items

Portuguese Parliament to Discuss Cryptocurrency Payment Regulations

Portugal’s parliament is set to discuss cryptocurrency payment regulations this week, with the goal of adopting a new legal framework for cryptocurrency payment services, while guaranteeing users’ safety using these services. Continue reading Portuguese Parliament to Discuss Cryptocurrency Payment Regulations