initial coin-offerings

roma-kaiuk-VQZ9A9NpD2g-unsplash
DeFi Is Now a $100B Sector
...by at least two measures, that is. Decentralized finance users probably top 1 million.
roma-kaiuk-VQZ9A9NpD2g-unsplash

Bangkok, Thailand. (Molpix/Shutterstock)
Thailand's Fourth-Largest Bank by Assets Exploring DeFi Offering: Report
The chairman of KBank's technology arm said DeFi is a "key exploration" for the banking group throughout 2021.
Bangkok, Thailand. (Molpix/Shutterstock)

stars, universe
How to Turn a $17 Million ICO Into $104 Million: The Cosmos Story
The startups building Cosmos don't own it or rely solely on it for income. And that's the point.
stars, universe

gold, nugget
'Gold-Backed' Crypto Token's Promoter Investigated by Florida Regulators
Karatbars, issuer of a purportedly gold-backed crypto token, is under investigation by Florida regulators over links to a Miami “crypto bank.”
gold, nugget

SEC
SEC Charges Adult Entertainment Token Platform With 2017 ICO Fraud
The U.S. SEC has charged the CEO of an online adult entertainment marketplace with running a fraudulent initial coin offering scheme.
SEC

Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky
How Celsius Turned Its Crypto ICO Into a Billion-Dollar Lending Business
Lending startup Celsius went from a $50 million token sale to $1 billion in crypto deposits.
Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky

Patientory CEO Chrissa McFarlane 2018_0731Patientory_695
This Crypto Is Worth Less Than 1 Cent. VCs Are Betting Millions on Its Future
This healthcare startup is still growing, and attracting investment, long after raising $7.2 million in a 2017 token sale.
Patientory CEO Chrissa McFarlane 2018_0731Patientory_695

Israeli flag
Former Partner Sues Israeli Blockchain Firm for Breach of Contract
An Israeli ICO company is facing a multi-million dollar lawsuit following a founding partner's ejection from the firm.
Israeli flag

galia benartzi, bancor
Bancor Raised $153 Million and Found Actual Users. Why Did Its Price Tank?
Bancor raised $153 million as one of the top initial coin offerings of 2017. With its BNT token trading near all-time lows, here's an update on the project.
galia benartzi, bancor

Kik, SEC
Kik vs SEC – The Lawyers Speak
The SEC's complaint against Kik, after it raised $100 million in an ICO, seemed pretty brutal, but not so fast, we're only hearing one side of the story. Watch more here as three lawyers discuss the case, its merits and its potential impacts for the crypto industry as a whole.
Kik, SEC