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Coindesk Partners with BOOSTO for the Crypto Influence Summit

4 months ago

The event brings together more than 100 of the world’s top cryptocurrency and blockchain social media influencers from YouTube, Twitter, Steemit, and other platforms. High-profile figures such as Coin Daddy, Team HODL, Crypto Booby, and many other notable names will be in attendance.

The Crypto Influence Summit is the biggest annual cryptocurrency and blockchain influencer community summit connecting crypto businesses, influencers, and investors, while sharing some of the most valuable and pragmatic insights available through in-depth discussion panels with cryptocurrency and blockchain authorities from across the globe.

During this occasion, crypto and blockchain proponents from all walks of life are given the opportunity to forge deeper connections within their respective communities and enable networking opportunities for business, influencers, and investors alike. This engagement is the perfect venue innovative executives and marketing professionals seeking to establish the most effective means to market blockchain-focused initiatives.

In addition to the panels and connection opportunities, the Crypto Influence Summit will feature a pitch event in which 10 project teams will be presented with an opportunity to introduce and display their projects. Here startups can acquire invaluable evaluations and assessments from a panel of preeminent crypto/blockchain authorities and investors.

At the end of the evening, the Annual Influencer Award will be given out to the community’s most highly voted social figures in the space.

Claim your tickets now before they’re gone!


Coinbase Uses Electromagnetic Signal Blocking Tents to Secure Cryptocurrencies

2 months ago (The Mighty Bitcoin Ad Network)

Investment Giant Fidelity Launches Digital Tokens Activities Aiming At Institutional Crypto Investors

1 month ago

United States  investment seems strong Fidelity, which has over 7.2 trillion dollars for customers’ tokens, has also declared the starting  a new organization, Fidelity Digital token Activities had been published on 15 Oct. New organization is about announce to look after and exchange of digital tokens, aiming institutional investors like hedge funds, family offices and market indirect businessmen, and also is not going spare retail investors without imposing legitimacy. this was reported in recent press report, Fidelity Digital Tokens will stress on serving  some “secure, compliant, and institutional-grade omnibus storage solution for Bitcoin, Ether and other digital tokens”.

Head of the newly-created business Tom Jessop quoted  with such words that Fidelity started to discover blockchain and crypto few years before, reported to CNBC today represented the idea that the idea of making tradeable individualized computerization system for crypto organization had been started form mid-2017.

Fidelity mentions research from Greenwich connectives that had been searched 70% of institutional economic main administrative, are curtained that crypto must have a status in coming era at the economic level, but lots of are in waiting lists since they joined the market earlier.

Jessop said to CNBC that the new launched organization will rolling benefits using all the sources, certainly it’s a great quality of a big organization; Fidelity is working with over 13,000 institutional customers, to bring such clients onto the expanding spot.

The latest managed organization will surely have its respect as a particular Wall Street holder of particular position, and usage of tech solutions that have been introduced again from other portions of a firm, Jessop enunciated mentioned above words.

For crypto exchange, the press report mentions about the organization usage,”that was proven as internal crossing engine and smart order router for trade execution of digital assets” that will “allow for execution at multiple market venues.”

The past news is being described according to that news, Fidelity has started to recruit professional developers to make a crypto-currency trading software, stated by internal reporter.

The big investment Administrator innovated industry also showed a business partnership including particular crypto Coinbase trade in the mid of 2017 to manage customers to have vision over their Bitcoin(BTC) holdings alongside orthodox tokens in their portfolios.

Bitcoin ETF Hopefuls Speak to SEC in Closed-Door Meeting

3 weeks ago

While a majority of crypto-related news is sculpted for public consumption, in juxtaposition to the transparency that public blockchains provide, recently-released documents from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) indicate that a paramount closed-door meeting recently occurred.

VanEck: Our Bitcoin ETF Issues Have Been Resolved

Two weeks ago, stowed far away from the prying eyes of the crypto public, the SEC and a number of representatives from CBOE Global Markets, VanEck, and SolidX convened to further the conversation surrounding Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs). While this meeting went undisclosed for an extended period of time, on Tuesday, exactly 14 days after this fateful occurrence, the financial regulator released VanEck’s slide deck, coupled with a memorandum of the event, to give the public some insight on this closed-door meeting.

The memorandum revealed that the meeting, which occurred on October 9th, was attended by Commissioner Roisman, who has been classified as “pro-crypto” by some, four legal counsels, and five representatives from the three aforementioned finance-focused firms.

In the 11-part slide deck, New York-based VanEck, which has been working on a Bitcoin ETF with SolidX Partners since 2017, explained the history and status of the collaborative effort between itself and SolidX. Establishing that it is qualified to propose a crypto-backed ETF from the get-go, VanEck pointed it that it is a well-known fund issuer that manages $46 billion in assets.

Earlier this year, crypto investors across the globe were disappointed when the SEC delayed its verdict on a VanEck-backed Bitcoin ETF proposal for multiple months. Due to a variety of documents released by the regulatory body, it was widely believed that a lack of investor protection, market surveillance infrastructure, and liquidity led the body to not immediately release a verdict on the matter.

Now, in the midst of a key stage of the SEC’s decision-making process on the proposal, VanEck has claimed that the issues of yesteryear, which were outlined in previous disapproval orders, “have been resolved.”

Firstly, the slide deck revealed that its proposed ETF’s share price will be set at 25 Bitcoin a piece, or approximately $170,000 at the time of writing. This high barrier to entry has been set to seemingly calm the SEC’s concerns that the retail cryptocurrency sub-sector isn’t prepared to properly allocate capital to an ETF.

Then, knocking down the SEC’s most-pertinent concerns in one fell swoop, in a slide titled “VanEck SolidX Bitcoin Trust Should Be Approved,” the representatives from the firms noted that monumental progress has been made towards solving regulatory qualms. Most notably, VanEck claimed that there now “exists a significant regulated derivatives market for Bitcoin,” adding that CBOE’s rules dictate that market surveillance will be a priority in the proposed fund.

No comments from the SEC were issued on VanEck’s slide decks, but many investors are hopeful that the attendees of the forum were pleased with what was presented.

But still, almost as if this rendezvous flew under the radar of nearly every SEC agent, Commissioner Stein, who wasn’t in attendance, recently took to Bloomberg to express that ETF hopefuls will likely be fighting an uphill battle. As reported by NewsBTC previously, Stein, whose tenure at the SEC is slated to end in December, told the media outlet:

“At the end of the day, whatever fund presents a concept to us will have to show how they can get accurate valuations, how they make sure that there is physical custody, and how to make sure that there is adequate liquidity, especially in a 40 act fund context, where investors can get the money when they need their money.”

Regardless, while Stein may have not acknowledged the gathering, contrary to popular belief, the cryptocurrency industry has seen its fair share of developments in recent weeks, even if the stagnating market has catalyzed traders to spin a different story.