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Questions tagged [ico-initial-coin-offering]

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When was the Binance ICO?

Writing a research article on Binance, and I'm trying to work out when their ICO was, and when they opened doors to their trading platform. Does anyone have an authoritative source for this? I can ...
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Is there such a thing as an “ERC20 compatible Ethereum address”?

I believe the answer to be no, but just asking here to confirm. I think the answer is that it is just the software interacting with the address that is ERC20 compatible or not, not the actual address....
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What founders obliged to do if their ICO hadnt raised the required sum

If ICO hadnt raised the required sum is it considered failed and what founders of the company obliged to do with sold tokens and their investors?
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Telegram ICO technical whitepaper - does it exist?

Telegram provides a "marketing whitepaper" here: http://ico-telegram.org/files/gram_whitepaper.pdf The authors do refer to a technical whitepaper but I can't find it on their website. If it sounds ...
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When (or) do ICO tokens go to an exchange?

Scenario: Company A sells "tokens" in an ICO, directly from the site. How does one investing in an ICO know if those tokens will or won't, go to an exchange? If they will, how would one know the ...
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Where and how to buy Petro?

The Venezuela is about to launch the pre-sale (at 12:30pm GMT) of its Petro cryptocurrency. For that, they release a buyer manual in Spanish. Do you know where I could find the document translated in ...
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Generated new cryptocoin but how to get balance in my account?

I have created new Cryptocurrency from litecoin's fork. And I can connect more than 2 node with successfully. But How to pull original balance in my wallet? Let me share screenshot: https://ibb.co/...
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Looking for a comprehensive ICO dataset (prices & dates)

I'm working on a short research project on the performance of ICOs and how that relates to the overall sentiment in the crypto market. Unfortunately, I've had no luck so far looking for the required ...
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How do new Cryptocurrencies prevent a 51% attack?

I've seen similar questions, but not specifically in reference to new altcoins. When a new cryptocurrency is released, the developer(s) have limited amounts of resources. What prevents a group from ...
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Whose blockchains are all these ICOs using? Bitcoin's? Ethereum? Are they creating their own?

This is a general blockchain question - not specifically bitcoin. Hoping this is the right place: When a company raises money through an ICO such as Telegram, are they creating their coins and ...
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Can I use root used to create multiple BIP32 addresses, to spend transactions belonging to these multiple BIP32 addresses?

I want to accept BTC from different clients during an ICO, for this, I'm planning to use a combination of BIP32 and BIP39. var bip39 = require("bip39"); var bitcoin = require("bitcoinjs-lib"); var ...
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Countries where ICOs can be conducted

I'm trying to find the way to understand where ICOs have been conducted. Though there are many articles written on how favourable a country is to the practice of ICO (eg. http://fintechnews.sg/12836/...
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Technological contractor for an ICO legal advise

I was recently offered to hire my services to create and maintain a cryptocurrency. My responsibilities would be to create a website and issue the tokens While I think the project as some merit, I am ...
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How are ERC20 tokens sold in an ICO before being listed on exchanges?

In many places you see talk about tokens being listed on exchanges AFTER being sold in a successful ICO. How was the token sold during the ICO? Did the buyers transfer ETH / BTC to some addresses and ...
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All-in-one Service for Cryptocurrency [closed]

I'm a noob in cryptocurrency and may ask really a stupid question. Why no site covering everything(Wallet+Exchange+In-house Pool+Mining Cloud Marketplace+ICO) at once, so I can just join and get ...
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Why should one invest in an ICO?

When you invest in an ICO, you get a bunch of tokens in return. From what I understand, these tokens don't generate any dividends, hence they are essentially worthless. Why should one buy them? Let's ...
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Jelurida Public License (jpl) and IGNIS ico

I've heard alot of hype from several sources about IGNIS coins receiving a share of new coins it is used to forge, but when I finally got round to reading the JPL it appears NXT is the coin that will ...
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How does exactly ICO work? What the advantage of ICO for companies?

All I know about ICO is that some companies make their own coin and then those coins are bought by investors. So looks cool :) But why the companies should be happy if they will have more investors ...
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Have there been any ICO (Initial Coin Offerings) that has been backed by redemption of a physical product?

I'm doing some research on ICO's and wanted to see if there has been any ICO's that is backed by a physical product provided by a company? Aside from just funding the coin's development, the coin can ...