February 12, 2018
China's National Internet Finance Association (NIFA) announces plans to increase oversight of ICOs and cryptocurrencies.
February 5, 2018
China announces plans to cut off internet access for citizens to sites which trade cryptocurrency and permit ICO investments.
January 15, 2018
China’s National Internet Finance Association (NIFA), a self-regulatory organization in the field of Internet finance, issues a warning against risks from the so-called “initial miner offerings” (IMO). NIFA claimed in a statement that IMOs are disguised initial coin offerings (ICO), which are completely banned in the China. The warning is in compliance with the Notice on ICO issued by the Chinese government in September, 2017.
September 5, 2017
The Securities & Futures Commission of Hong Kong rules tokens sold as securities are subject to securities laws in China.
September 4, 2017
People’s Bank of China issues an official statement on the ICO ban.