Manage episode 235812036 series 2355351
We look at the SEC’s charging of Kik Interactive’s unregulated securities offering. We recap the SEC complaint, outlining their argument that Kik was a deeply underfunded, low-revenue, high-expense company that attempted a “hail mary” by circumventing securities law by running the Kin ICO. Finally, we step through the pieces of evidence the SEC presents.
- SEC put out a press release along with a complaint on Kik Interactive - SEC Charges Issuer With Conducting $100 Million Unregistered ICO
Links: Press release: https://www.sec.gov/news/press-release/2019-87 Complaint: https://www.sec.gov/litigation/complaints/2019/comp-pr2019-87.pdf Fireside #8: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=irlVLDKKlr4