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When ICOs Precede Regulation, Part 2

Since the launch of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) four years ago, the blockchain phenomenon has gained exponential attention, consequently exploding in value throughout 2017. Evidently, ICOs have enabled several companies to rapidly fund their ventures. In our last article, we reviewed and described how ICOs will likely change the world of crowdfunding and why it will likely disrupt the traditional…

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When ICOs Precede Regulation [Part 1]

An Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) is a largely unregulated means of crowdfunding, which can be a source of capital for startup companies which are utilizing a token in their business model (which is the subject of the ICO). In an ICO, a percentage of the newly issued cryptocurrency is sold to investors in exchange for legal tender or other cryptocurrencies…

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) – Revised Edition

This infographic provides a detailed look into Initial Coin Offerings. As this is a fairly new term in the world, not many people are aware of what it means, yet it can be explained in very simple terms. It could be described as putting the power of creating new projects or digital tokens into the hands of the people, rather…

Infographic about Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

The infographic below is an informative look into the world of ICO. So what is an ICO? Well if you’re familiar with the acronym IPO (Initial Public Offering), it’s when a company opens stocks to the public in order to raise funds, and if the stock goes up in price, then everyone that bought it’s stocks profits. In a similar…