Crypto Loans Firm Nexo to Accept Telegram’s Token as Collateral

Nexo, a crypto loans company, will accept Telegram’s gram ICO token as collateral.

eToro Adds Support for 120 ERC-20 Standard Tokens

First to be supported are OmiseGO (OMG), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Maker (MKR), with the others to be added soon.

BlockState Plans Trade of Ethereum Tokens on Swiss Stock Exchange

Swiss security token firm BlockState plans to “passport” half a dozen ERC-20 tokens from ethereum to R3’s private distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform Corda.

Polkadot Blockchain Interoperability Project Closes ICO at $1.2B Valuation

The foundation revealed that the 500,000 DOT tokens sold were sold at the project’s targeted valuation of $1.2 billion.

TokenMarket Obtains FCA Approval to Conduct STO in the UK

TokenMarket has obtained approval from the FCA to launch its STO in the UK.

Blockchain Video Platform YouNow Files With SEC to Distribute Tokens

Even though it is not selling its cryptocurrency to investors, YouNow has submitted a Reg-A+ offering circular for its Props token with the SEC.

Open Banking Platform Token Secures $16.5 Million in Funding

Token secured $16.5 million in funding from major tech funds including Octopus Ventures, Opera Tech Ventures, and EQT Ventures.

Bank of England Governor Discusses DLT Collaboration, Libra Regulation

BoE governor Mark Carney says DLT may help unlock "billions of pounds in capital and liquidity."

Binance Announces New Crypto-Pegged Tokens Coming to Its Blockchain

The first token, BTCB, will be pegged to bitcoin.

European Payment App 2gether Adds Dash to List of Supported Tokens

European payment app 2gether is adding dash to its roster of supported tokens.

Binance DEX Hosts First-Ever Initial DEX Offering

Raven Protocol announced that it would be running a token sale on Binance DEX.

Bitfinex Announces Buying Back and Burning of LEO Exchange Token

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has revealed a transparency effort that will allow the public to witness the buying back and “burning” of its LEO exchange token.

Newly-Signed Montana Bill Exempts Utility Tokens from Securities Laws

House Bill 584 will be effective starting July 1.

Hollywood Producer Secures $100 Million for Media-Centered Token

A company established by film producer Ryan Kavanaugh has secured $100 million for a token that enables investment in media content.

Security Token Platform iSTOX Admitted to Fintech Regulatory Sandbox

iSTOX has been admitted into a fintech regulatory sandbox set up by Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).