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Ontario Securities Commission Takes It’s First Crack at Regulating a Token Generation Event

By: Aaron Grinhaus – Grinhaus Law Firm Many of you may recall that in March 2017 the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”), on the coat tales of its American counterpart, released “Staff Notice 46-307 – Cryptocurrency Offerings” (the “Notice”). We discussed the possible effect of the Notice in a previous blog posting “In the Matter of Token Funder Inc.” decision … Continued


Sponsored: SMS Is No More

So, Why Are You Paying For It? “People don’t send SMS messages anymore because instant messaging apps offer 10 times the service value,” says Audrius Vrubliauskas, the CEO of BirdChain. If you have not heard of BirdChain yet, you will soon. Why? If you have a mobile phone with a service plan, BirdChain will help … Continued


Electroneum: Under the Magnifying Glass

In July 2017, Electroneum Ltd. was formed and officially took control of the Electroneum(ETN) project. ETN has been developed by an experienced team of software developers lead by Richard Ells & James Atkinson. Richard Ells is a serial entrepreneur with a history of building successful digital businesses. Over 20 years ago he founded and grew SiteWizard, a … Continued


Chain Core: Enterprise-Grade, Open Source Software to Support Modern Financial Networks

Written By: Krunal Billimoria On: November 8, 2017 In our current financial systems, while assets such as currencies and securities appear to seamlessly be transacted with the help of software and the internet, there is an underlying complexity to the system: typically involved in clearing, reconciliation, and settlement of these assets in outdated structures. This system has many … Continued


Toronto’s Blockchain ICO Pitch Competition: Win 10k Cash Prizes + Business Investments

  DisruptiveTO, the largest Blockchain ICO Pitch Competition hosted by Rai Stone Agency will be held November 30th 2017 from 7pm – 10pm, downtown Toronto at the King St Pop-up, 363 King St W. Join Rai Stone Agency and Fintech Venture and Advisory Corp. as they introduce valuable Initial Coin Offerings to 200 Blockchain professionals … Continued


SimplyVital Health Secures Contract with the Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital

PRESS RELEASE: SimplyVital Health (SVH), the healthcare company streamlining medical data storage and sharing using blockchain technology, has announced a partnership with Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital (BJI). Through its blockchain-based ConnectingCare platform, SVH will manage and analyze total hip and total knee joint replacement patients from first appointment to final treatment, … Continued


Sponsored: Spectiv VR is the Alpha Dog

Why Spectiv VR’s November Release is Something You Need to Be a Part of We’ll get you up to speed as fast as possible. Once upon a time, Virtual Reality (VR) was a distant dream. Years later, a kid in his garage made VR a powerful dream again. Then, the industry sputtered and struggled as tech … Continued



Are CryptoCurrencies Securities?

Are Cryptocurrencies securities? By: Aaron Grinhaus – Grinhaus Law Firm The recent explosion of crowd sales for Blockchain based businesses has resulted in the raising of tens of millions of dollars through the sale of cryptographic coins and tokens, known as cryptocurrencies. Earlier this year tech companies enjoyed free reign as this method of crowd … Continued


Sponsored: Banking on Blockchain

Sponsored Article For a while now, there have been whispers on how blockchain will be effectively incorporated in the banking sector. For those who have been overly skeptical regarding those possibilities, Fiinu is set to quench this doubt. Finnu is the first bank to harness blockchain technology specifically on its credit disbursement operations. Notably, the … Continued