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Tezos ICO Price Slumps After Wave of Law Suits from Investors
The futures price of Tezos is down 60% after getting slapped with news of several mass class action suits by lawyers representing ICO contributors. After raising $232 million of ether and bitcoin in July, the self-amending ledger blockchain project is ...
Ask Three Questions Before You Jump Into That Hot ICO
ICO stands for "initial coin offering", referring to the first public sale of a "cryoptocurrency" (a currency based on information technology), like Bitcoin. Companies starting businesses based on blockchain technology typically create a cryptocurrency ...
What Lessons Can Be Learnt From Tezos ICO Debacle
Our London Correspondent Nick Ayton, the Sage of Shoreditch, explores the infighting at Tezos that reveals the ICOs structural challenges. Some suggest the ...
PR: E-Chat Pre-ICO: First Decentralized Messenger with Capabilities of a Multi-Currency Crypto-Wallet
A Hong Kong start-up, developing a decentralized multi task e-Chat messenger, announced the start of pre-ICO! The e-Chat team announced the release of a revolutionary product on the ICO, which will undoubtedly interest both large investors and ordinary ...
With nine days to go Prosperiprop ICO has raised just $20 000 against $20m target
South African startup Prosperiprop may have been too optimistic when it launched its PROPEX initial coin offering (ICO) last month. With nine days to the end of the ICO the startup has raised a mere $20 269, through selling 144 154 tokens,against a ...
The Wolf of Wall Street Thinks Some ICOs Are 'The Biggest Scam Ever'
An ICO is a form of fundraising for startups, usually in the blockchain space, that gives investors tokens instead of shares. However, many of these startups do not have clear business plans. And while investors might hope that their tokens appreciate ...
ICO Ban in Japan a 'Definite Possibility'
Japan is a powerhouse in the cryptocurrencies market, trading about 63% of the world's Bitcoin. However, ban of Initial Coin Offering (ICO) by some Asian countries has investors worried that Japan could follow suit. ICOs are the new radical form of ...
Alttradex, A Professional Grade Cryptocurrency Trading Platform, Announces ICO
A promising new player entering the cryptocurrency exchange space, Alttradex has announced its ICO will take place on the 25th of October. The state of the art platform which is heavily influenced by traditional FX platforms puts a heavy emphasis on ...
How to Pick an ICO in the Overcrowded Cryptoworld
Let's analyze the largest ICO ever announced this week, 4NEW Limited, a UK based, Waste to Energy treatment facility, that will be entirely integrated on the blockchain network. The company hopes to revolutionize the Waste and Energy industries by ...
Tezos ICO Is Officially Under Investigation
A few days ago, it became painfully obvious that the Tezos ICO was going through a very rough patch. With an internal power struggle taking place, it is evident things will not be settled anytime soon. To make matters worse, there is now an official ...
Eidoo ICO Says $27.9 Million Raised, Lists on Bitfinex
Eidoo, a multi-currency wallet, hybrid exchange and token sale engine, announced that Eidoo tokens (EDO) will be listed on Bitfinex, a Bitcoin trading platform, against the pairs USD and Bitcoin. The announcement follows a successful token sale that ...
What Lessons Can Be Learnt From Tezos ICO Debacle
Our London Correspondent Nick Ayton, the Sage of Shoreditch, explores the infighting at Tezos that reveals the ICOs structural challenges. It looks like the SEC will demand Tezos' founders refund investors' money...all $232 mln of it. Apparently there ...
Dovu Raises $6.2M in ICO
Dovu, a London, UK-based blockchain mobility project, raised a total of 20,000 Ether (ETH) in ICO, with a current value of $6.2m. The token sale attracted participants from over 40 countries. The company intends to use the funds to build and market its ...
LWF Announces Upcoming ICO Presale
Just like Uber did for shipping, Local World Forwarder (LWF) aims to change the concept of logistics with P2P and decentralization. The world's first decentralized logistics platform, LWF has announced its ICO presale, which begins on Monday, October ...
Tezos ICO Class Action Lawsuit In Works as Value Tumbles
Tezos, the Tim Draper-backed uncapped ICO which raised over $232 mln in July, has been fraught with major problems ever since. However, matters have begun to come to a head, sending futures prices off a veritable cliff, down some 75%. The major event ...
ICO Update: Polkadot
The 21-page document is one of the most technical to grace the ICO market. This is actually a good thing, as it raises the standard for investors when they go to evaluate initial coin offerings. Instead of offering an overly simplistic account of ...
Top ICO List Launches New Design to Improve ICO Discovery Process for Investors
Top ICO List has released new website design (version 2.0) to aid investors discover the best initial coin offerings. The release aligns with its mission to become the world's most popular ICO listing website. Key improvements include: ICO overview ...
Tezos Derivatives Crashes Amid Management Infighting after $232 Million ICO
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded in 2017, and the Tezos ICO rode that wave to a then-record $232 million ICO in July. According to some estimates, that stockpile has appreciated to $400 million as a result of the crypto market's rising tide ...
Tezos ICO Threatened by Internal Power Struggle
Tezos is one of the cryptocurrency ICOs which has received a lot of attention of late. After raising around US$232 million in short order, there are plenty of people with incredibly high expectations for this project. So far, it seems things are not ...
CRYPTO20 Set For ICO After Successful $5M Pre-Sale
The minimum fund cap was reached within hours of the pre-sale launch on 7 October 2017. CRYPTO20's goal is to bring peace-of-mind cryptocurrency investment to mainstream investors. It is an index fund that holds and autonomously rebalances a data ...
What's an ICO? (Or: Why Dilbert's boss should read MarketWatch)
Leaving aside for now the question of whether the appearance this week of such terms as “ICO” and “blockchain” in a “Dilbert” cartoon signals that the entire cryptocurrency craze has jumped the shark, it's worth noting that, even after Frame 3 of the ...
Copy-Trading Platform for Crypto Assets, Covesting, Launched Pre-ICO on October 20th
Mr Dmitrij Pruglo, the CEO spoke to the media and said, “it's a very exciting moment for us as we go into the pre-ICO stage. We have worked hard for this and we are looking forward to a very positive response from the market. The market is vastly ...
PR: Smartbillions Blockchain Lottery Continues Ticket Sales and ICO Success!
The SmartBillions ICO begun on October 16th with dynamic interest on the part of both Players and Investors growing consistently! After the latest version of the lottery platform was launched on October 14th, it gained significant traction early on ...
ICO Analysis: Lydian
Lydian's market research finds that the average ICO spends between $100,000 and $500,000 on digital marketing. Unfortunately, their delivery method is archaic and poorly executed. To make matters even more complicated, companies must continue to ...
Professor Tarn Travers appointed concertmaster of ICO
“The appointment of Tarn Travers as concertmaster of the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra is a critical step in the continued artistic growth of our wonderful orchestra,” Matthew Kraemer, the ICO's music director, said. “Tarn has displayed his incredible ...
Cointed Token ICO – starts in under 24 hours
The established crypto company Cointed Ltd. will start its own ICO on 20.10.2017 to collect an extra budget of 120 million Dollars. With these funds, the internationalization of the company is to be further advanced. What makes the Cointed ICO Token so ...
Global Cannabis Engages ICO Expert to Accelerate User Registry Blockchain Development and ICO
He will be developing the Company's Citizen Green ICO strategy and delivery model. Mr. Sorockyj brings significant knowledge to GCAC with a deep background in loyalty program delivery, having developed such programs for Visa, Commonwealth Bank of ...
P2P Data Sharing Startup Streamr ICO Raises $31 Million
Peer-to-peer (P2P) data sharing startup Streamr concluded its initial coin offering (ICO) on Monday, reaching its roughly $31 million hard cap nearly two weeks early. The Streamr ICO, which was managed by Swiss crypto-asset broker Bitcoin Suisse ...
Is Tezos in Trouble? Crypto Firm Beset by Infighting After $232M ICO
Tezos, one of the most high-profile firms to ride the recent initial coin offering (ICO) wave, is facing its own version of “mo money, mo problems.” Specifically, there's a schism between the young husband-and-wife team who founded Tezos and the Swiss ...
Payment Institution Worldcore Launches ICO, Aiming to Raise Up to $100M
Pre-sale for accredited investors had begun 5 days before the official Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and Worldcore offered 10% bonuses to this early birds. According to the company's press release, the project has already raised over $5 million through ...
Trouble in ICO paradise
Back in July, we highlighted a little blockchain startup called Tezos, which had raised $230m worth of cryptocurrency in an initial coin offering. If you recall, it had big ideas about persuading “a small nation-state” to accept their Tezos token as ...
ICO Review: Athena – May the Gods Be with Your Trade
The ICO rush is upon us, with dozens of new initiatives popping up every day. And while some ICOs will be the next big thing, some are doomed to fail from the get go – telling who's who is no easy task. This article is a part of a series of reviews ...
PR: Spectiv – Major Virtual Reality ICO Receives over $1 Million in Presale
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New ICO is 2 in 1: Motor Oils and the Technology of Protection ...
New ICO is 2 in 1: Motor Oils and the Technology of Protection ...
New ICO is 2 in 1: Motor Oils and the Technology of Protection Against Forgery Based on Blockchain
Before the ICO starting, the POLYMERIUM Company announced discounts of 50% on the PLM tokens. The aim of the project is the expansion of production and construction of mini-factories worldwide (more than 100 factories for 3 years) on the franchise ...
Moscow ICO Conference to Be Held on November 7, 2017
Moscow ICO Conference takes place first time in Moscow on November 7, 2017. Organizers are well-known Team, who created Moscow Affiliate Conference & Party , where we gathered 1500+ TOP affiliates and famous companies over the world, more than ...
East Williamsburg's Airswap raises $36 million in ICO
A new, decentralized trading platform called AirSwap raised the equivalent of $36 million last week, marking one of the largest ICO raises in Brooklyn's (brief) crypto history. AirSwap's product is a decentralized crypto market that's entirely peer-to ...
DS Plus' Formula for ICO Success
DS Plus is a mobile marketing platform that is taking the world by storm by decentralizing the way people make daily purchases. The platform's internal token, PlusCoin, is being called the “People's Cryptocurrency” because it makes it easy for everyday ...
Is Bitcoin Benefiting From The ICO Crackdown?
However, not everyone agrees, and for some, the situation is a bit more complicated than a simple "yes" or "no" reply. [Ed note: Investing in cryptocoins or tokens is highly speculative and the market is largely unregulated. Anyone considering it ...
ICO = Insidious CON offering
An ICO, which stands for Initial Coin Offering, is literally an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture. An ICO is intended to be used by startups to bypass the rigorous and regulated capital-raising process ...