ICO market collapse triggers M&A

The market for initial coin offerings was close to collapse at the end of last year, as investor support for cryptocurrencies and other digital assets declined sharply. DigitalX, a local company that advises on ICOs and security token offerings, reports…

Token issues puzzle regulators

Policy makers are unsure about how to proceed with the regulation of initial coin offerings, a new Treasury consultation paper concedes. Under current arrangements, ICOs are subject to Australian Consumer Law where the tokens are not classed as financial producers.…

ICOs a rewarding speculative play

Investors can make good short-term gains from investments in initial coin offerings, as long as they manage to avoid the scams and the failures, a new study has found. Researchers at Boston College’s Carroll School of Management found that ICOs…