Blockchain Initial Coin Offerings - The Future for Online Investing or Regulatory Crisis?
Blockchain Initial Coin Offerings
The Future for Online Investing or Regulatory Crisis?
National Crowdfinance Summit – Toronto – March 1, 2017
Alan Wunsche, MBA, CPA, CA, CBP
@LeadingK @TokenFunder @BlockchainCAN
Audience Poll : Do you “own” any of these ?
Initial Coin Offerings
The dawn of cryptofinance…
“An ICO is an event in which a new cryptocurrency
project sells part of its cryptocurrency tokens
to early adopters and enthusiasts in exchange for
money today. ICOs provide a way for cryptocurrency
project creators to raise money for their
operations. Most ICOs raise money in Bitcoin or
What are Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) ?
Token: 1ST Raised: $ 5.4M Date: Oct.2016
FirstBlood is an eSports project that allows
users to compete in online games
Smart Tokens are Blockchain Software Code
Smart Tokens: A Disintermediating Force
Investor sends cryptocurrency to a smart token Company accesses cryptocurrency held in token
Smart Token records investor as token holder
Investment without Permission
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ICO Myth: Blockchain Means Anonymity