ICO are a thing of the past? Unlikely. ICO as a model for raising funds, did not lose its charm. Last year, ICO became a tool for start-ups trying to circumvent the traditional, often slower, mechanisms for raising capital. Ernst & Young reported that the total amount of funds raised through the ICO by the end of 2017 approached $4 billion. This is twice the amount of venture capital investments in blockchain projects. Although the initial excitement around the blockchain and ICO attracted primarily short-term investors who were looking for quick money, this trend is changing.
The successful implementation of the Lightning Network could become the next step towards the mass adoption of Bitcoin. However, in order to maintain this process, it is necessary to have...
The Big Blue has come up again with an innovative global payment platform on the blockchain. This time, IBM aims at simplifying global transaction for banks...
The financial regulators in Japan have come up with a new set of cryptocurrency regulations that will guide margin trading. The news was reported by the Nikkei...
The positive trend of cryptocurrency assets continued on Tuesday. Bitcoin strengthened to the level of 4065 dollars, Ethereum again remained unchanged near...
The enthusiasm for the launch of Bitcoin ETF seems to be dissipating, judging by the letters to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in support...
Bitcoin will inevitably supplant gold over the next 20 years and become the world's main asset to preserve wealth. He also noted that after extracting all bitcoins, commissions on the network will inevitably increase
SIRIN LABS’ vision is to become the world’s leader in secure open source consumer electronics, bridging the gap between the mass market and the blockchain economy. SIRIN LABS - the developer of SOLARIN, an ultra-secure mobile phone - is holding a crowdsale event. Funds raised will...