Category: ICO

ICO Tezos Foundation appoints two new members to its board

Tezos Foundation appoints two new members to its board

The replacement of members is not the first since infighting in the startup since last year after ICO.  The Founders stepped down as a member in support for Tezos foundation. Tezos has new members on its Tezos Foundation board. Ryan Jesperson and Michel Mauny will replace Johann Gevers and Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons who stepped …

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ICO Hollywood actor Steven Seagal is Become the BRAND AMBASSADOR OF BITCOIIN2GEN

Hollywood actor Steven Seagal is Become the BRAND AMBASSADOR OF BITCOIIN2GEN

Hollywood action film star Steven Seagal has become the brand ambassador of the Bitcoiin2Gen. Today, Segal announced his engrossment with ‘Bitcoiin’, a token made on the Ethereum and has nothing to do with Bitcoin. Behind Bitcoiin ICO Steven Seagal is a man of miscellaneous character whose spiritual trust and mortality are woven into every aspect …

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ICO Berkeley City Council Plans to Launch Initial Coin Offering to Fund Affordable Housing

Berkeley City Council Plans to Launch Initial Coin Offering to Fund Affordable Housing

Berkeley, California to explore the launch of ICO funding for affordable housing and support services for the city’s growing homeless population. The city of Berkeley could be the first in the U.S. to hold an ICO to fund its operations and reduce reliance on federal funding. The city is contemplating on selling tokens backed by …

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ICO Prodeum, ICO scam leaves after pulling down its website and social media

Prodeum, ICO scam leaves after pulling down its website and social media

You could invest in anything today through an ICO depending on where your interest is. For the love of bananas and vegetables, you could have exchanged Ethereum for Prodeum coins hoping these guys would “revolutionize the fruit and vegetable industry”. However, Prodeum is no more, and it turns out they were deceiving people into this …

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ICO Ernst and Young says around $400 million lost from ICO funds

Ernst and Young says around $400 million lost from ICO funds

According to the accounting firm Ernst and Young (EY), around $3.7 billion was raised through ICO funds up to date, but hackers have stolen over 10 percent. Thus, roughly about $400 million has been lost. Ernst & Young said that hackers targeted ICOs because they allow raising millions of dollars within less time. They investigated …

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ICO Telegram intends to raise $1.2billion in TON ICO

Telegram intends to raise $1.2billion in TON ICO

The world’s fastest messaging app, Telegram is entering the realm of ICO. A portion of Telegram ICO funds shall be spending on salaries, offices, and consultants. Business Insider reported that this cloud-based instant messaging service plans to raise around $1.2billion in a blockbuster ICO. However, the app put in sound social media engagement to companies …

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ICO India investors falling scam victims due to lure of profits

India investors falling scam victims due to lure of profits

Thousands of Indians are being attracted into investing in cryptocurrencies because of the high profits, only for some to fall into scamster’s traps. These kinds of scams and Ponzi schemes started in India after ICOs became a trend in mid-2016. According to Kislay Chaudhary, who is a cybersecurity consultant in the country. However, they became …

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ICO ICOs raised $4 billion in 2017; what’s there for 2018

ICOs raised $4 billion in 2017; what’s there for 2018

The era of cryptocurrency has shown the significant growth in 2017 which has raised crypto startups and ultimately ICO trends. ICOs raised $4 billion in 2017 Despite the number of regulations and ban from countries including China, ICO funding process counts for $4 Billion in last year. Consequently, countless startups have been emerged by relating …

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ICO John McAfee’s Twitter account hacked and hacker recommends “coin of the day”

John McAfee’s Twitter account hacked and hacker recommends “coin of the day”

John McAfee’s Twitter account was hacked yesterday and the hacker posted recommendations of the ‘coin of the day’ leading to pumps and dumps of the said coins. McAfee later tweeted complaining of the hack and the tweet that recommended Siacoin and then NXT, PTOY, BAT and XRP saying Twitter had been informed of the hack. …

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ICO SEC chairman urges ‘risky caution’ with cryptocurrencies

SEC chairman urges ‘risky caution’ with cryptocurrencies

Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Jay Clayton say that investors should be aware that returns from ICO investments are lower than anticipated. Besides, other risks such as the possibility of tokens being stolen. Speaking in a statement, he said the markets are prone to great manipulation amidst low regulation and investor protection. He also told …

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ICO Israel Securities Authority will be easygoing to ICOs

Israel Securities Authority will be easygoing to ICOs

Israel Securities Authority (IAS) has said through its chairman Prof. Shmuel Hauser that Bitcoin was a bubble but at the same time asks Israeli authorities to take a friendly regulatory approach to ICOs. The news comes after his September statement that the commission was worried about cryptocurrencies’ bubbles. Although they regarded blockchain as a legit …

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ICO Israeli binary options ex-operatives could turn to cryptocurrencies industry

Israeli binary options ex-operatives could turn to cryptocurrencies industry

Knesset passed a law on October this year to outlaw binary options following many fraudulent activities in the 10 years of the industry in the country and many people who were left jobless could look for opportunities in the cryptocurrencies industry. Binary options were a huge deal in the country with Ramat Gan alone attracting …

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ICO Confido goes off after getting $374000 as ICO startup backed

Confido goes off after getting $374000 as ICO startup backed

Confido, which raised $374,000 from investors in an ICO and reached $10 million in market cap last week, has disappeared from Sunday this week. The company’s ICO ran from Nov 6 to 8 on TokenLot. TokenLot now says in a statement about Confido, that the lines of communications between them and Confido are also now …

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ICO Ethereum co-founder and Ripple CEO disapproves ICO industry

Ethereum co-founder and Ripple CEO disapproves ICO industry

Recently, Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple chief executive officer, and Joseph Lubin, Ethereum co-founder have criticized the present state of ICO industry. Regulators need to catch up with ICO industry: Brad Gralinghouse Gralinghouse, belief that “a lot of what’s happening in the ICO market is actually fraud”. There is an increase in the number of ICOs facing …

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