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BX3 Capital Launches Crypto Janitors Program to Ensure ICO Compliance

In the aftermath of the recent regulatory crackdown by the SEC on two non-compliant initial coin offerings (ICOs), BX3 Capital, a business advisory firm for companies in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, is launching a new service to help firms prevent being the object of such enforcements. Crypto Janitors is a new offering to help […]

Bitcoin Drops 12% to below $5,000

The world’s largest cryptocurrency dropped to its lowest level in more than a year on Monday. Bitcoin hit a low of $4,883.09, bringing its losses to more than 22 percent in the past seven days and more than 65 percent this year, according to data from CoinDesk. The digital currency began stumbling last week after […]

Men and Women of Color Leading The Blockchain Revolution With Albert Marinas

I had the pleasure of interviewing Albert Marinas, an entrepreneur launching PadBlock, a blockchain-based platform to guide home buyers through the residential real estate process and connect them to vetted vendors such as mortgage brokers and closing companies along the way. An immigrant who made his way to New Jersey from Cuba via Miami, Albert […]

BX3 Capital Announces Partnership with Balanc3

BX3 Capital, a firm offering consulting services to businesses looking to get established in the blockchain market, is excited to announce that it is onboarding Balanc3, a leading financial management services provider for digital assets, as an accounting tool. This linkup marks a partnership between two of the top businesses in the blockchain space, meaning […]

Aplic.io Announces New Platform to Streamline the Post-Secondary Education and Career Search

A-Pass, Powered by AI and Blockchain Technology, will Fill the Gaps in the Global Higher Education and Student Recruitment Ecosystem Aplic.io is proud to announce the development of its platform to enable students, universities, and potential employers to streamline all steps of the educational and job search process with A-Pass. A-Pass is a universal digital […]

Regulation Crypto Part II – Promoting US Economic Growth Through Tax Regulation for the Cryptocurrency Industry

An academic debate rages over the length of the Internal Revenue Code. It is widely quoted at more than 70,000 pages. That figure may be overstated by at least a few dozen thousand pages, though. Beyond pure tax law, the Code also includes related interpretive documents, such as Treasury Regulations, Revenue Rulings, and IRS Notices. […]

BX3 Capital Adds Mike Minihan as Partner; Jay Arcata as VP

BX3 Capital, a business advisory firm for the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, has added leading tax expert Mike Minihan as a Partner. In addition, Jay Arcata, a seasoned business attorney, has taken the role of VP Client Operations for BX3 Capital. “Using his extensive experience as an entrepreneur, attorney, and taxation expert, Mike will help […]

Crowded Cloud, MetaPipe Partnership Will Democratize Augmented Reality Content Production

Crowded Cloud, a novel network that stands to even the TV and film production playing field, has partnered with film studio infrastructure provider MetaPipe. This linkup marks the latest development in the entertainment industry’s uptake of blockchain technology. When it comes to film and television production, the same circles tend to dominate the big decisions: […]

Regulation Crypto – A Proposed Framework for U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation

William Hinman, Director of the Division of Corporate Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), recently made comments foreshadowing the SEC’s inevitable treatment of cryptocurrencies, indicating that a certain degree of decentralization among a coin or token’s management and promoters could cause it to fall outside of the definition of a security.  This […]

Regulation Crypto – A Proposed Framework for U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation

William Hinman, Director of the Division of Corporate Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), recently made comments foreshadowing the SEC’s inevitable treatment of cryptocurrencies, indicating that a certain degree of decentralization among a coin or token’s management and promoters could cause it to fall outside of the definition of a security.  This […]