SEC charges “Veri” token promoter Reggie Middleton with fraud, freezes assets

SEC charges

By WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) – The Securities and Exchange Commission filed fraud charges against Reginald “Reggie” Middleton and two entities he controls, Veritaseum Inc. and Veritaseum LLC, for allegedly engaging in a fraudulent scheme to market and sell digital securities called “Veri.” The SEC accused Middleton of selling the securities to retail investors and manipulating the market for them.