Tag: Fundraising

Why Do so Many ICOs Fail? Here’s What the Experts Say

In the U.S., more than 90 percent of startups “fail” their first year. There isn’t yet enough statistical data that ICOs fail more often than startups that raise through more traditional means. One needs to define what failure means – does it mean failure to get traction and deliver the product, or failure to raise funds? Amy Wan, Sagewise She has a valid point. When Vitalik Buterin comes out …
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IPOs vs ICOs

There has been some discussion regarding the difference between initial coin offerings and initial public offerings. It is evident the two have some degree of similarity on paper, even though they are two entirely different concepts in reality. In fact, one could argue the two ideas couldn’t be further apart from one another right now. IPOs and ICOs aren’t two peas in a pod, as they don’t even grow in the same garden. 2. …
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Top 10 Cryptocurrency ICOs of 2017 (So Far)

ICOs have rapidly become the new standard method of raising funds for cryptocurrency startups and enthusiasts. Although not every ICO raises its minimum goal, most projects have had no problem selling all the available tokens quickly. Throughout 2017, we have seen some major cryptocurrency ICO projects raise a lot of money. Below is a brief overview of the most successful ICO projects in terms of funding throughout 2017 so far. 10. …
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Should Tencent Look Into Bitcoin For Chinese Charity Fundraising Efforts?

Charity is a growing sector and one where bitcoin could make a significant impact. Technology giant Tencent is currently donating 2% of its profit to charity, as the usage of mobile internet is growing in China’s philanthropy sector. Moreover, new legislation in the country makes it easier for approved companies to raise and manage funds for charitable causes. Bitcoin, Charity and China May Come Together Very Soon Tencent is a …
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