Tag Archives: ICOs

Waves Launches Self-Regulatory Body For ICOs – Latest News | Ethereum

Waves which provides custom blockchain platform services to various businesses recently reported that it is planning to launch a body which will provide proper working standards for blockchain based platforms. This would involve proper thresholds for ICOs as well as the blockchain industry. These regulations would make it much easier for companies to bring out […]

Will Neo Replace Ethereum For ICOs?

No matter what your stance is on initial coin offerings (ICOs), there’s no doubt that there will be more coming. But where many were and are built using the Ethereum technology, NEO is quickly becoming another viable option. Similar to Ethereum, NEO is targeting the ICO crowd. Even though it hasn’t been determined how far […]

The new fundraising craze – which were the top ICOs of 2017?

Despite all its myriad shortcomings, 2017 has been extravagantly kind to the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and the like have hit all-time high values beyond what even the most optimistic enthusiast could have imagined. There are countless new cryptocurrencies catering to several applications of blockchain flooding the market every day, and crypto-coins are finally achieving […]

How do financial experts and regulatory experts feel about ICOs?

Bitcoin finally did it! At the time of writing this, the world’s foremost cryptocurrency was trading at an unprecedented high of USD 10,664.67. Despite detractors and naysayers who question the value and future of bitcoin, the popularity of cryptocurrencies continues to soar. In the race to cash in on the craze of cryptocurrencies, many companies are […]

How and why do ICOs influence the price of Ethereum?

ForexNewsNow | Published on November 23, 2017 at 5:30 am By June this year, the price of Ethereum has risen from less than $10 to just under $400. This 3,900% growth rate has been attributed to various factors including the general euphoria surrounding cryptocurrencies. However, for Ethereum in particular, its half-year growth spurt was mainly […]

Cryptocurrency ICOs are the tech bubble we have been waiting for

Bill Gurley. CNBC screengrab Smart people like VC Bill Gurley are beginning to worry that cryptocurrency ICOs are a bubble. People are investing in Bitcoin and other digital coins even though they hold no equity value and offer no claims on any kind of underlying asset. On that definition, ICOs are actually worse than dot-com […]

Cryptocurrency ICOs are the tech bubble we have been waiting for

Bill Gurley. CNBC screengrab Smart people like VC Bill Gurley are beginning to worry that cryptocurrency ICOs are a bubble. People are investing in Bitcoin and other digital coins even though they hold no equity value and offer no claims on any kind of underlying asset. On that definition, ICOs are actually worse than dot-com […]

Ripple, Ethereum Execs Say Many ICOs Are Frauds

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Two top bitcoin rivals are in agreement: Many initial coin offerings (ICO) are fraudulent. According to news from CNBC, both Joseph Lubin, co-founder of Ethereum, and Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple, have issued warnings about the rise in fraudulent projects that offer little value to investors. While many ICO […]

Most ICOs are Fraudulent, Believe Ethereum, Ripple Founders

Many ICOs are just copycat projects, or do not plan to deliver value to their buyers, believes Joseph Lubin, co-founder of Ethereum, speaking to CNBC at the Singapore Fintech Festival. Ethereum is the largest, most attractive platform inviting projects of distributed apps, or dapps, but so far, few projects have made a noticeable difference. […]

Experts Caution Investors Against Cash Grab ICOs, Buterin Speaks Out

This week several prominent venture capital investors, experts and developers including Jason Calacanis and Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin spoke out against initial coin offering (ICO) pump and dump schemes. Calacanis, who has invested in more than 500 successful startups including Uber and Evernote, revealed that several service marketplaces such as Fiverr have been offering ICO […]

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