A Russian court has levied an official ban against messaging app Telegram, just weeks after its initial coin offering (ICO) presale raised nearly $2 billion in two private funding rounds. Tagansky court judge Yuliya Smolina ruled against Telegram on Friday, siding with communications regulator Roskomnadzor’s request for the authorization to block access to the app

The post Russian Court Bans Telegram on Heels of $1.7 Billion ICO appeared first on CCN

You may be interested

Bitfinex
shares14 views

3 Things to Do Now That Tezos’ Mainnet Is Live

Brian Evans - Sep 19, 2018

Now that Tezos has officially launched its main net, users are looking for ways to capitalize on this momentum. A few interesting developments have taken place as…

Bitcoin Regulation
shares19 views

New York Attorney General Report Says Crypto Exchanges are at Risk of Manipulation

Brian Evans - Sep 19, 2018

A recent report by the New York Attorney General’s office states that digital currency exchanges are at risk of manipulation and conflicts of interest

Bitcoin Analysis
shares19 views

Commissioner: SEC Shouldn’t Hold Back in Approving Crypto Products

Brian Evans - Sep 19, 2018

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) commissioner Hester Peirce has stated that the government should not limit the emergence of new products in the crypto market…

Most from this category

%d bloggers like this: