ICO - updates

Rappler's latest stories on ICO


Messaging app Kik to shut down as company focuses on Kin cryptocurrency

Sep 24, 2019 - 8:15 PM

Kik Interactive CEO Ted Livingston says it wants to increase Kin blockchain's ability 'to support a billion consumers making a dozen transactions a day with sub 1 second confirmation times'

Bangkok-based firm plans initial coin offering in the Philippines

Feb 12, 2018 - 9:20 PM

Global Crypto Hub seeks to secure the necessary licenses to launch an initial coin offering for its digital currency Usereum

SEC not closing door on coin offerings despite ban on Calata-led Krop coins

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:18 PM

The commission says it will study cryptocurrency offerings in order to protect investors while the Joseph Calata-linked Krop Coins offering remains illegal

About $400 million lost or stolen in cryptocoin offerings since 2015 – report

Jan 23, 2018 - 5:35 PM

The report from Ernst & Young, which studied 372 initial coin offerings, says phishing attacks were commonly used to pilfer the money. The stolen amount represents 10% of all the ICO funds raised since 2015

How civil society is responding to PH’s HIV epidemic

Jul 16, 2016 - 12:06 PM

Advocates from LoveYourself and The Red Ribbon Project share how their organizations are helping the fight against HIV AIDS in the Philippines

SAFE HAVEN. LoveYourself's Chris Lagman says the organization creates a safe environment for males having sex with males. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler