ICOs, Interviews

China Perspective: What do People Think about ICOs vs STOs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=112&v=VjCB64LFWgQ Check out the recent video created by Security Token Academy during our Blockchain China Connect Los Angeles Conference on August 22, 2018. Our upcoming event is to take place in Chicago on December 11, 2018, please book today at http://www.BlockchainChinaConnect.com.

Cryptocurrency

New Poll says 3% of China has invested in cryptocurrency

Wu Xiaobo Channel announced a new survey that 3% of China has now invested in crypto, which is higher than the general accepted adoption rate of 1%. (Link) The survey targeted middle class Chinese individuals. This growing rate will only grow as more exchanges become increasingly user-friendly and the fear throughout China increases due to uncertain… Continue reading New Poll says 3% of China has invested in cryptocurrency

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Digital Currency

3 Key Takeaways from Recent Blockchain Conference

Blockchain China Connect hosted the US-China Blockchain and Digital Currency Conference last week in Los Angeles. This conference well attended by professionals across the world including over 40 blockchain professionals from China. Here are some of the key takeaways. 1. Chinese investors are sitting on cash. The 2018 bear market has resulted in a lot of Chinese… Continue reading 3 Key Takeaways from Recent Blockchain Conference

Cryptocurrency

Illegal World Cup Gambling Ring busted in China

A $1.5 billion online gambling ring was busted in China as over 330,000 individuals placed digital currency bets on the World Cup Soccer games. The illegal gambling activity was enforced by The Guangdong Provincial Public Security Department. China has banned all cryptocurrency trading and usage since last September. This digital currency betting shows a valuable use… Continue reading Illegal World Cup Gambling Ring busted in China

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, News

Chinese national radio alleges OKEx illegally trading crypto futures in China

Reporter Ren Mengyan of Chinese state owned national radio Voice of China's “News Story” reported on May 3 alleged crypto exchange OKEx illegal trading crypto futures in China. In September 2017, seven Chinese ministries and commissions of the Central Bank issued the “Announcement on Preventing the Risk of Issuance of Coinage Offerings”, requiring that any… Continue reading Chinese national radio alleges OKEx illegally trading crypto futures in China

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency

Chinese investors seek new opportunities in crypto world

As Chinese government completely and effectively shut down ICOs and token exchange activities in China, investors and participants are seeking offshore opportunities in Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and the U.S. Many crypto exchanges are relocating to Japan and Singapore. As China is restricting investments in real estate sectors, investors are not quite comfortable with performance… Continue reading Chinese investors seek new opportunities in crypto world