New model of crypto-assets offering, no escape from securities regulations. Risks related to Initial Exchange Offerings

Initial Exchange Offerings (hereinafter “IEOs”) basically are Initial Coin Offerings (hereinafter “ICOs”) launched through the IEO platform (dubbed “launchpad”) of a crypto-assets exchange. In a typical ICO, a company (generally the issuing entity) receives fiat currencies, such as US dollars or Euro, or crypto-assets, such as Bitcoin or Ether, in exchange
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Crypto-assets global corporate finance transactions | A comparative and functional analysis of crypto offerings and securities laws

The rise of crypto-assets and crypto-assets corporate finance transactions – like Initial Coin Offerings, Security Token Offerings, Initial Exchange Offerings, and respective variants – are disrupting the way companies raise funds. At the same time the sudden rise of crypto finance transactions has created unprecedented challenges for regulators, financial market
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Best practices for (non-securities) Crypto Hedge Funds

Over the last several years, few financial assets have generated returns comparable to those of cryptocurrencies. Extraordinary returns have led to a frenzy of investment activity including the formation of new hedge funds focused partially or exclusively on trading non-security cryptocurrencies. The rise of crypto hedge funds is revolutionizing the
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A Corporate Crypto Conduct Code for ICOs and businesses in this space and some starting points for regulators and Financial Market Authorities to think about ICO regulations – a mere market response to overregulation

Regulations and governance measures generally struggle to keep up with technological advancements. The rise of cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings (hereinafter “ICOs”) are changing the way companies raise funds. In a typical ICO, a company (generally the issuing entity) receives fiat currencies, such as US dollars or Euro, or crypto-assets,
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