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ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) have become a popular way to fund cryptocurrency projects. An ICO is an event in which a new cryptocurrency project sells part of itsthe cryptocurrency tokens to early adopters and enthusiasts in exchange for money today. ICOs provide a way for cryptocurrency project creators to raise money for their operations. Most ICOs raise money in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.

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Digital Currency Revolution

Japan’s FSA issues policy guidance on cryptocurrencies and ICOs

Nov 20, 2017 10:29 am UTC| Digital Currency

In a recently published document, the Japanese Financial Services Agency (JSA) has clarified its financial administrative policies, which includes its policy on fintech and virtual currencies, Bitcoin.com reported. The...

Initial Coin Offering Series

Overstock subsidiary tØ to launch token sale on December 18

Nov 17, 2017 08:47 am UTC| Digital Currency

tØ, a subsidiary of online retail giant Overstock.com focused on blockchain technology, has announced that its token sale, utilizing a Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (or SAFT), will commence on December 18,...

Initial Coin Offering Series

ICO platform COMSA attracts over $95M in token sale

Nov 16, 2017 06:14 am UTC| Digital Currency

COMSA, a complete Initial Coin Offering (ICO) fundraising and cross-chaining platform built on the NEM blockchain protocol, has raised over $95 million in its CMS token sale, which concluded on November 06,...

Initial Coin Offering Series

Government of Anguilla announces regulatory framework for non-security token offerings

Nov 14, 2017 06:59 am UTC| Digital Currency

The Government of Anguilla has announced its plans to bring the initial offerings of specified categories of cryptocurrency under a regulatory regime, according to Investorideas.com. The government plans to enact the...

Initial Coin Offering Series

Germany’s BaFin warns against ‘highly speculative’ ICOs

Nov 10, 2017 06:11 am UTC| Digital Currency

Germanys Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has issued a warning on initial coin offerings (ICOs). ICOs are a highly speculative form of investment. Investors should therefore be prepared for the...

Initial Coin Offering Series

Blockchain Revolution Series

Disney-developed blockchain platform Dragonchain raises $13M in ICO

Nov 03, 2017 06:15 am UTC| Digital Currency

Dragonchain, the blockchain platform originally developed at Disney, has raised over $13 million in its initial coin offering (ICO), which ended on November 02, 2017. Originally developed at Disneys Seattle office...

Initial Coin Offering Series

US SEC warns against celebrity ICO endorsements

Nov 02, 2017 08:47 am UTC| Digital Currency

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued an official statement on the potentially unlawful endorsements of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and other such investments by celebrities. The SEC said that...

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Economy

Singapore’s Q3 GDP growth upwardly revised, inflation likely to rise in November

Singaporean economic growth was upwardly revised from its initial advanced reading for the third quarter of 2017. The sequential growth was upwardly revised to 8.8 percent from the initial advanced reading of 6.3 percent....

UK gilts jump after Q3 preliminary GDP remains unchanged

The UK gilts jumped after the countrys third-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) remained unchanged compared to that in the second quarter, although meeting market expectations as households spending increased at the...

German bunds tad down after Q3 GDP remains steady, manufacturing PMI beats expectations

The German bunds traded flat Thursday after the countrys gross domestic product (GDP) for the third quarter of this year showcased a solid reading, albeit unchanged from that in the second-quarter. Also, the manufacturing...

Eurozone economy likely to grow 2.3 pct this year, 2 pct next, says DZ Bank

The Eurozone economy is expected to expand 2.3 percent this year and 2 percent in the next year, according to a recent report by DZ Bank. According to a flash estimate from Eurostat, third-quarter GDP increased by +0.6...

BoC likely to adopt wait-and-watch approach, says CIBC Research

The Bank of Canada (BoC) is expected to adopt a wait-and-watch approach over the near-term, according to a recent report from CIBC Research. Investors are still attaching a 40 percent probability to further monetary...

Politics

Brexit: why Macron has more room to manoeuvre than May and Merkel

Despite the valiant efforts of both the EU and the UK to uphold confidence in the Brexit negotiations process, its clear the talks have been deeply unsatisfactory for both sides. Fundamental conflicts of interest and...

Why PR agencies and their spin should be the subject of greater scrutiny

It was one of the biggest and best-known British PR agencies around. So when Bell Pottinger came crashing down earlier this year, you could be forgiven for wondering why it hadnt prepared a better crisis strategy to deal...

Catalonia crisis: Spain enters unchartered territory following Madrid move to end autonomy

Shortly after Catalonias parliament in Barcelona voted to declare independence from Spain on October 27, the senate in Madrid voted to trigger Article 155 of the Spanish constitution, removing Catalonias autonomy. In...

China's ambition burns bright - with Xi Jinping firmly in charge

The most important political event of 2017, the 19th Chinese Communist Party Congress, has concluded. And while there was much to digest, one image above all stands out: Xi Jinpings political dominance and his burning...

Kuwait's economic interest in mediating the Qatar-Gulf crisis

A blockade against Qatar by its Gulf neighbours is now in its fifth month. Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates severed socio-economic ties with Qatar as punishment for its alleged support of terrorism...

Science

Drug Addiction Could Be Cured With Gene Therapy

The opioid addiction crisis gripping the U.S. is currently one of the biggest health issues plaguing the country. In many cases, opioid addicts turn to using heroin or methamphetamine in order to get high. In what could...

Cancer Patient Injected With Vaccine For The First Time

Cancer is one of the last remaining major illnesses that still does not have a vaccine, but human trials have finally begun to change all this. Moderna Therapeutics just injected a patient with a cancer vaccine for the...

New Zealand’s Plan To Weaponize CRISPR To Annihilate Pests Sparks Debate In Scientific Community

Its always the same story. Governments want to use science as a weapon of mass destruction, certain members of the scientific community speak up about the potential consequences, and the debates ensue. In the case of New...

Scientists Achieved Real-Time Gene Editing In Live Human Subject For The First Time

Gene editing is considered by many as the future of medicine. The potential uses attributed to the field range from curing all kinds of diseases to making humans practically invulnerable. For the first time, scientists...

Scientist Proves Brain Implant Can Improve Memory By 30%

These days, one of the hottest topics in the tech and medical industries is the matter of cybernetics or merging man with machine. A scientist has recently advanced this field by demonstrating how a brain implant can...

Technology

JPMorgan CEO Calls Bitcoin ‘Stupid’, Offers Bitcoin Trading Anyway

The CEO Of JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon has been quite vocal in his criticism of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. In fact, he has been known to threaten to fire employees who traded in cryptocurrency and called the market stupid....

Russia Finally Acknowledges Radiation Clouds Over Europe But Denies Responsibility

For months now, European monitoring agencies have been detecting radioactive clouds over several EU countries. These agencies have been speculating that these clouds may be coming from Russia. However, not only did Russia...

$35,000 Off-Road EV Has 555 Horsepower And More Torque Than A Tank

While Tesla might be the reigning king of both sports and sedan electric vehicles, its cars are not exactly suited to off-road driving. This is where the Nikola Powersports Nikola Zero UTV (Utility Task Vehicle) could make...

Hawaii Joins In Condemning EA And Loot Boxes, Wants To Block Battlefront II Sales

At this point, its safe to say that loot boxes and microtransactions are incredibly unpopular features in games with anyone except the publishers. Everyone from the gamers to developers, and now, even politicians hate the...

Valve To Make Steam ‘Review Bombing’ Toothless With New Changes

Reviews are meant to inform customers, which is why Valve opted to allow users on its digital distribution platform Steam to leave them on games and other products. However, it would seem that some people have found a way...
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KRConsumer Sentiment Ind*

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112.3 Bln USD

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112.3 Bln USD

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955 %

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1755 %

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-105 Bln JPY

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182.4 Bln JPY

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52.8 bln $

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116.6 %

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116.7 %

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125 %

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124.8 %

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108.9 %

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109.1 %

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8.7 %

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12.2 %

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