Italy’s Planned Mini-BOTS Draw Comparisons To ‘ICO Utility Tokens’

Doubts were raging over Italy’s plans to issue a new currency called ‘mini-bots’ this week after it appeared it would have nothing whatsoever backing its value. Italy’s Paper Backed By Nothing Italy, which is suffering from a crippling debt crisis, is constantly seeking a way out of the red, but its populist government has failed […]

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ICOs Raked in $13 Billion Despite 90% ETH Price Drop, New Research Finds

ICOs made almost $13 billion in profits from their token sales despite the 2018 cryptocurrency bear market, new research from BitMEX reveals. BitMEX: ICO Issuers ‘Gave Themselves $24 Billion’ Published January 16, the third instalment of the trading platform’s dedicated series on ICO statistics also suggests ICO teams “gave to themselves” tokens worth over $24 […]

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Opinion: ICOs Are Dead, Killed By Regulations

ICOs may have been the hottest thing in 2017 but, unlike the hundreds of amusing Bitcoin obituaries throughout the years, the process of issuing digital tokens to raise funds appears to be dead.  Stick a Fork in ICOs, They’re Done The UAE’s Securities and Commodities Authority is expected to unveil regulations for initial coin offering […]

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ICOs Are Withdrawing Ethereum as Justin Sun Says ‘Migrate’ To TRON

Ethereum (ETH) may have lost almost 90 percent of its value in 2018, but this has not fazed projects that raised funds via ICOs, data shows. Aragon Withdraws Over 51,000 Ethereum In its latest edition focused on ICO balances, Diar reveals that ETH 00 withdrawals by developer teams trailed off as the year has progressed […]

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Ethfinex Hopes to Break Stalemate by Offering In-Platform ICOs and Token Sales

Ethfinex plans to host token sales and ICOs within its platform. The company has developed what they believe to be a more equitable method for involving investors in ICOs. Will Decentralized ICOs Level the Playing Field? Ethfinex will soon offer users the opportunity to participate in token sales and ICOs provided directly through the exchange […]

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Russia Is Spearheading Global ICO Regulations But Can It Ever Work?

Samuel Rae · December 1, 2017 · 1:45 pm The Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency is trying to establish a network of regulators for the ICO space but – whatever they achieve – doubts remain as to whether it can ever be totally effective. The part that various global nations will play in the […]

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BioCoin and RCN Team Up to Assist Green Businesses Worldwide

Cynthia Turcotte · December 1, 2017 · 3:45 pm Russia-based loyalty crypto-platform BioCoin has announced its partnership with international blockchain project RCN Network. The purpose of the partnership is to lend support to farmers and green businesses around the world. BioCoin is a global blockchain-based loyalty platform created by eco-farming network LavkaLavka. BioCoin’s purpose is […]

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