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Inside the Meteoric Rise in ICOs

Initial Coin Offerings (“ICOs”) have quickly grown to account for more startup funding in blockchain-based companies than all of Venture Capital. Nearly $2.3 billion has been raised to date in ICOs, with the large majority of that taking place in the first half of 2017.

Chance Barnett
Sep 24, 2017 · 10 min read

How ICOs Work

Utility Tokens

Are Securities Tokens The New Equity Crowdfunding?

So What’s Driving the Growth of ICOs

1. The Massive increase in the Value of Cryptocurrencies

2. The Power of Blockchain, Tokenization, and Decentralization

3. Token Sale ROI

4. Token Sales As Community Acquisition

What’s Next In The Market

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Chance Barnett

Written by

https://www.linkedin.com/in/chancebarnett Blockchain. Digital Currency. Policy. Banking & Payments. Prior: CoinCircle, Crowdfunder, JOBS Act, Hot Topic Media.

Startup Grind

Stories, tips, and learnings from and for startups around the world. Welcoming submissions re: startup education, tech trends, product, design, hiring, growth, investing, and more. Interested in submitting? Visit our submission form here: https://airtable.com/shrShpeN89HrzCzOB

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