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Overstock's $250 million ICO aims to disrupt Wall Street trading
Overstock.com's (OSTK) CEO wants to redraw an essential way Wall Street operates using bitcoin technology. On Monday Patrick Byrne, who allowed Overstock to accept bitcoin starting in 2014, launched an initial coin offering (ICO) for tokens for a new ...
Overstock's TZERO ICO Yet to Launch as Token Sale Stalls Unexpectedly
A planned initial coin offering (ICO) for Overstock blockchain subsidiary tZERO, scheduled to go live at midnight Monday, has yet to launch as originally anticipated. While little is known about the now nearly day-long delay, a countdown clock on ...
A hard look at token sale mania by a true insider
Moshe Hogeg is a fixture in the Valley mythos. This Israeli founder of Yo (yes, that Yo) and Mobli, he recently became one of the most prolific ICO investors in the world with a thesis that, in short, that states he will put small amounts of money into ...
Overstock is turning into a bitcoin tech company
A crowdsale is crowdfunding for ICOs. "Overstock would be the largest existing company to launch an ICO to date," said Garrick Hileman, a research fellow at the University of Cambridge who studies cryptocurrency. Garrick said the biggest ICO was from ...
Carey Olsen and JTC advise ARC Fiduciary on Jersey's first ICO ...
Carey Olsen and JTC advise ARC Fiduciary on Jersey's first ICO ...
Carey Olsen and JTC advise ARC Fiduciary on Jersey's first ICO
Carey Olsen and JTC have advised ARC Fiduciary Ltd on the launch of Jersey's first Initial Coin Offering (ICO), with Carey Olsen advising on the legal and regulatory aspects of the ICO and JTC providing administrative services. The ICO will see the ...
Nick Kyrgios Promotes AUSCOIN ICO
Tennis - Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios is getting linked to AUSCOIN ICO, posting an update on his Facebook page to support the AUSCOIN ICO on Sunday. According to Investopedia, an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an unregulated means by which funds ...
SonoCoin Rocks The Cryptocurrency World With ICO Launch & Release Of The First Ever Audible Blockchain Enabled ...
SonoCoin Rocks The Cryptocurrency World With ICO Launch & Release Of The First Ever Audible Blockchain Enabled ...
ICO Analysis: Majato
As a lifelong cannaseur, who currently is in Colorado, I feel like I am especially qualified to analyze this ICO. Although owning a piece of this fast growing cannabis industry is an attractive proposition, this particular project is way too far ...
ICO-lateral damage | TechCrunch
The ICO regulators are here, and they're carrying big sticks. (PDF) “Coins or other digital assets issued on a blockchain may be securities under the federal securities laws… tokens were securities as defined by Section 2(a)(1) of the Securities Act ...
ICO-lateral damage
The ICO regulators are here, and they're carrying big sticks. (PDF) “Coins or other digital assets issued on a blockchain may be securities under the federal securities laws… tokens were securities as defined by Section 2(a)(1) of the Securities Act ...
ICO Analysis: Rentberry | Hacked: Hacking Finance
Rentberry is offering a decentralized home rental platform for long-term rentals, allowing for tenants and landlords to complete all rent-related tasks in a single location, while also eliminating the need for third-party middlemen and all ...
ICO Review: Rentberry
The Rentberry ICO aims to transform the existing Rentberry platform, which has been around since 2015. The current long-term rental platform manages every step of the rental process, including everything from open houses to rent payments. Rentberry ...
DIMPAY's ICO Launch – The Future of Decentralized Cryptocurrency Payments
The DIM Ecosystem has expanded further with the launch of DIMPAY, an instant, borderless and decentralized payment system based on NEM blockchain technology. DIMPAY aims to facilitate cashless transactions for consumers and merchants, along with ...
Do good companies ICO? | TechCrunch
There has been a veritable explosion in the use of initial coin offerings (abbreviated ICO, sometimes also referred to as a token generating event or TGE, or a WTFLOL) to fund startups. Calculating the total investment in these offerings is complicated ...
Do good companies ICO?
For many founders, there is now a clear fork in the road for financing their companies: continue along a traditional venture capital fundraise path, or find a way to jam tokens into their business and raise capital through an ICO. This week in San ...
düber Launches ICO to Grow Economic Surplus in the Cannabis Industry
Seattle, Washington 12-05-2017 — düber technologies is proud to announce the launch of their Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for the dübercoin (DBR) token. This blockchain-secured digital currency will improve transparency, security and efficiency for the ...
Taken by Storm: EthereCash Raise $30m in ICO Whirlwind with 1 Day Remaining
Crypto-lending platforms are already in the next phase of development. We are looking at a new revolution in the finance sector itself and not just the cryptocurrency community in the shape of these decentralized lending platforms. This much needed ...
PR: Dimpay ICO – Don't Miss Your Chance to Invest in Dimpay Before the Exchange Listing!
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This Company Says 'Swipe Left' To Help Tackle ICO Fraudsters
The initial coin offering (ICO) space has turned the venture capital (VC) space on its head during 2017. Through the harnessing of smart contract technology, primarily by way of the Ethereum platform, companies of all shapes and sizes are now able to ...
ICO Participant Liability — Could You Be Liable for Assisting in the Sale of Unregistered Securities?
While there are benefits to those making ICO's happen, there are also risks. The Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) Chief Commission recently stated “I have seen none of the [ICOs] that don't have the hallmarks of securities” and that his ...
Class-Action Suit Targets ICO Promoted By Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
An initial coin offering (ICO) promoted by boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr., is at the center of a newly filed class-action complaint. Dated Dec. 13, the lawsuit names Sohrab Sharma, Raymond Trapani, Robert Farkas and William Hagner, as well as ...
ICO Exam Sweep Launched in Massachusetts
ICO issuers are primarily tech companies offering a blockchain-supported technology. The Massachusetts Securities Division notes that a blockchain is “a continuously growing decentralized public ledger of transactions,” which many say will ...
NEO Receives Its First ICO Template
In a way, it seems inevitable we will see another ICO boom involving the NEO ecosystem in the future. With the new template unveiled to the public, it will become a lot easier for most companies and projects to host their ICO on the NEO network ...
How This ICO Is Disrupting Its Industry On The Blockchain With Clever Influencer Marketing
Steve Olenski , Contributor I write about advertising, marketing, media & all subgroups therein. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Pexels. The Blockchain space is finally waking up to the power of influencer marketing. When ...
$4 Billion: ICO Fundraising Hits New Milestone as Regulators Curtail Hype
Finally, the SEC has begun cracking down on non-compliant token sales, causing organizers to take a more careful approach when launching ICOs. Autonomous Next's Lex Sokolin believes that the reduction in funding is an indication that the ICO ...
The ICO bubble is about to burst... but that's a good thing
Sometimes more colourfully referred to as an initial coin offering (because ICO sounds pleasingly similar to IPO), it's a novel way to fund a project by creating a token that will have a role within its ecosystem. For instance, say you were founding ...
2018 to see the rise of ICO 2.0
An ICO occurs when a startup releases its own version of cryptocurrency – game tokens, for example – sold in exchange for Bitcoin or another digital currency. Buyers purchase the tokens either to use at a later time once the game or other program is up ...
ICO Analysis: Deepbrain Chain
... collecting over $22 billion. This is without counting the money large existing companies put into ai, which makes the total amount of money over $100 billion. It is certain that this is just the beginning.+4; NEO partnership. NEO alone has an ...
Company Behind $16K Smartphone Raises $110M In ICO
A likely reason for the strong response on the ICO's first day is the fact that the team already had an established market presence. Back in 2016, SIRIN released the privacy-focused Android smartphone, Solarin. However, priced at over $16,000 a piece ...
Crowd Genie Asset Exchange to Hold ICO
Unlike most projects contemplating an ICO, Crowd Genie is not a startup but rather a debt-based lending platform that has been in operation for more than 12 months. It is one of only four P2P lending platforms licensed by the MAS. The project's vision ...
Goodbye Ethereum: Kik Plans to Move Its ICO Tokens to Stellar
Mobile messaging startup Kik is planning to shift its Kin token network from ethereum to Stellar, CEO Ted Livingston confirmed on Wednesday. Speaking in a live question-and-answer session on YouTube, the company's founder explained that ethereum's ...
PR: Coinfi Announces ICO for Crypto Market Intelligence Platform
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ICO HeadStart, the “Kickstarter” for Pre-ICOs, Raises $10.8 Million in the First Weekend of Its ICO Pre-Sale
AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ICO HeadStart (https://www.icoheadstart.com/), the “Kickstarter” fundraising platform for pre-ICO and ICO companies, announces today that in the first weekend of its public ICO pre-sale, the company has already successfully ...
Ethersport: All there is about the ICO
Ethersport is an innovative sports lottery platform that is based on the Ethereum smart contracts. The unique thing about the Ethersport lottery is that it is not based on random guessing. Rather, it is based on the determination of actual sporting ...
How To Navigate The Coming ICO Bloodbath
The vast majority of ICOs fail the Howey Test and are about to disappear, along with investor's capital. However, those that survive the purge are likely to emerge stronger than ever. The question, then, is: "Which projects will survive?" Rather than ...
AppCoins ICO Goes Live After Successful Pre-sale, Promises New Future for the App Economy
NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AppCoins, the first cryptocurrency for app stores that promises to solve the problems of the app economy, is one step closer to becoming reality. After completing a successful pre-sale and reaching the soft cap ...
UKIP appeals against ICO request for info on Brexit data dealings
UKIP has appealed to the information tribunal after the Information Commissioner's Office ordered it to hand over details about its use of data analytics during the Brexit campaign. The data protection watchdog launched an investigation into the use ...
PR: Game Machine ICO Finds a Way to Make Investors, Gamers and Developers Happy
Right now players are not willing to buy in-game items and looking at all ICO with caution. From the developers' standpoint, it's difficult to attract a mass audience, as well as to convince players to buy their product. And investors are spending a ...
BreadWallet Rebrands to Bread, Plans to Raise $20 Million in ICO
Within the past month, Bread raised $12 million in its presale which sold out in just 4 days. The next stage of their ICO will run from December 15th – 23rd with the company looking to raise $20 million. During the ICO, a maximum of 160 million Bread ...