As CNBC reports, all of the ads related to ICO, sales, tokens, cryptocurrency wallets, with the exception of public companies on major stock markets will be removed from the site starting Tuesday.
Press Secretary of the company said that the move is aimed at “ensuring the security community on Twitter”:
We made a few changes to our policies regarding the advertising of cryptocurrency projects. In accordance with this new policy is ICO and the sale of tokens will be banned globally on all platform.
Rumors that Twitter will prohibit the advertisement of cryptocurrency projects first appeared in the beginning of this month when it announced the publication of Sky News. According to this publication is cryptocurrency projects had to be banned for two weeks.
We will remind that quite recently, Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey said that in his opinion only a few years in the world there will be only one currency, and Jack thinks that it is bitcoin.