Month: May 2018

How to avoid getting duped by a bogus initial coin offering

How to avoid getting duped by a bogus initial coin offering 271 initial coin offerings have appeared so far in 2018, according to Coindesk. In 2017, there were 340. In the last several years, investors have poured more than $12 billion into ICOs. Red flags include promising high investment returns and accepting credit cards for […]

The Search For A Social Conscience Not Facebook

The search for a replacement for Facebook Markethive enters the race Dave Fanger, CEO, and founder, Swell Investing, back in April 2018 says “Facebook shares are not as 'socially responsible' as many investors thought…A company that enabled the manipulation of data from up to 87 million people couldn't possibly be considered responsible, could it?” Jessica […]

Russian Institutions to Trial Central Bank ICO Platform

Russian Institutions to Trial Central Bank ICO Platform Two Russian financial institutions are set to test a regulatory platform that aims to make domestic initial coin offerings (ICOs) more transparent and secure for traditional investors. Russia's National Settlement Depository (NSD) announced on Thursday that it is working with Sberbank CIB, the bank's corporate and investment […]

Look No More: 3 ICOs to Watch in Q2 2018

Look No More: 3 ICOs to Watch in Q2 2018 The explosion in ICO projects has made choosing which ones to participate in a very complicated task, and the competition between them extremely fierce. Back in 2015, the Lisk founders raised 14,000 bitcoin with a team of just 2 people! Doing that today seems impossible: […]

Justin Sun Has A Tron TRX Airdrop For You

Justin Sun Has A Tron (TRX) Airdrop For You In preparation for the launch of the Tron (TRX) MainNet that is now 7 days and 13 hours away, Justin Sun is gifting the TRX community what he calls ‘Millions of TRX Candies’. These candies are in the form of TRX airdrops received for inviting friends […]

Move ‘Em Out: ICOs Don’t Seem So Scary Outside the US

Move 'Em Out: ICOs Don't Seem So Scary Outside the US ICO issuers are starting to look to jurisdictions outside the U.S. to set up shop. In an environment of regulatory uncertainty, where the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun investigating ICOs and the industry surrounding the capital raising technology but has yet […]

The Seven Pillars of ICO Investing

The Seven Pillars of ICO Investing The number of initial coin offerings (ICOs) is growing rapidly, having raised an astounding $5.6 billion in 2017 alone. More outrageous is that, by most estimates, over half of the ICOs launched in 2017 have already failed. In addition to the hundreds of ICOs being launched every month, our […]

What are Airdrops in Crypto World?

What are “Airdrops” in Crypto World? Have you ever come across the term cryptocurrency airdrop and wondered what it meant? Well, it’s nothing like the image you probably have in your head of an airplane dropping coins from the sky. In times of war, natural disaster, or other forms of crisis where the lives of people […]