ICO or Initial Coin Offerings gained popularity in 2017 and it’s a new way for businesses and projects to raise money. During ICO, tokens are offered as an investment platform (stock). There are three basic forms of investment tokens:
Since early 2016, nearly $10 billion has been invested through ICO, with so many entrepreneurs seeking to get an involvement into this financial phenomenon. Telegram managed to raise $1.7 billion through ICO and it proves that businesses can get serious money with this method.