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10 Key Takeaways From Crypto Invest Summit L.A.

Crypto Invest Summit (CIS) is the leading conference & expo focused on blockchain technologies, entrepreneurs, investors, and developers. If you attended CIS this year, one thing was clear: This was far from a typical Crypto event. The CryptoCanucks team along with BitCanuck had the privilege to be CIS’s media partner and attend the conference in … Continued


Regulation Gets Sharper in the U.S., the EU, and Malta

As part of our weekly international roundup, Coinsquare News covered the week’s significant cryptocurrency and blockchain headlines. In this edition, we look at the SEC’s recent letter vowing not to take action against TurnKey Jets’s unregulated ICO, the launch of a blockchain-focused association in the EU, and more.   The SEC’s “No Action Letter” Could … Continued



3iQ Challenging The OSC’s To Review Its Decision on Bitcoin Fund

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) and Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) recently published Joint Canadian Securities Administrators/Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Consultation Paper 21-402 Proposed Framework for Crypto-Asset Trading Platforms. The consultation paper seeks input from the fintech community, market participants, investors and other stakeholders on how regulatory requirements may be tailored for crypto-asset trading … Continued


The Villainization of Cryptocurrency

If Canada wants to be a leader in fintech, then we must understand its major facets. There are two key technological advances that are predicted to impact the finance landscape: Big Data Blockchain Technology Many key players shrug at this thought and say, “blockchain is fine, but crypto is shady.” This is a biased sentiment … Continued


KoreConX Partners With Investment Fund Management Company, Stratigis

Stratigis Capital Advisors will join KorePartners Ecosystem [New York, NY – February 28, 2019] –  KoreConX is proud to announce a partnership with Stratigis Capital Advisors Inc. (“SCA”), a Canadian investment boutique with extensive experience in managing Investment Funds. SCA is registered with the Ontario Securities Commission as a Portfolio Manager, Exempt Market Dealer, and … Continued


The Quadriga Debacle Continues Part II

Part 2: The Blame Game The fall of Quadriga has become infamous. As the dust starts to settle on this once mighty exchange, its demise is one that may be recalled for generations. Quadriga’s downfall had all the excitement of a nail-biting novel, starting from a mysterious death and ending with lost treasure. However, at … Continued


More On The Quadriga Debacle

Part I: A Fall From Grace On Feb 5, Judge Wood of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia granted QuadrigaCX 30 days of creditor protection. The law warrants that 30-day protection is granted to companies which owe more than $5 million when they filed for bankruptcy. This allows such companies to restructure their finances to … Continued


ICO Reminder: Disruptive Technology Has Risks

ICOs exploded on the scene in 2017, with several investors turning their donations into millions once the token went live on an exchange. This is the dream sequence for any ICO investor. However, it has become clear that due to the lack of regulation, the ICO space is riddled with scams and can often be … Continued


Canadian Exchange Account Holders Are Owed $250 Million

Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, QuadrigaCX, has filed for credit protection in Nova Scotia, just the latest in a series of bizarre turns for the Vancouver-based Bitcoin dealer. As many as 115,000 account holders are owed $250 million, which is locked up in “cold storage” only accessible to the recently deceased founder and CEO, Gerald Cotten … Continued