Decentralized Trading & Networked Liquidity: Q&A with Radar Relay

Sunday, October 22, 2017

One of the biggest questions that comes to mind in the token sale boom is how and where new tokens will be traded. Decentralized trading protocols and exchanges such as 0x and Kyber are being developed as an alternative and complement to centralized liquidity providers. In this interview the team…

The 1000th ICO

Monday, October 16, 2017

The TokenData Take: Firstly, the boring news – last week, 10 ICOs raised $60M. This is a fairly low number, although we still have more than 140 active ICOs that are scheduled to close in October (and have raised more than $230M already). Secondly, the mindboggling stuff: One THOUSAND token sales/ICOs  – that’s our stat…

The curious case of ICO whitelists

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The TokenData Take: Following last week’s newsletter, we confirmed a number of additional ICOs that successfully raised capital in September. This brings the total amount of capital raised through ICOs to $731M in September and $2.7B year-to-date. With 15 ICOs raising $105M in the first week of October, the ICO market is on track to easily hit $3B in 2017 and…

A Career in Crypto — Linda Xie

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

One name that consistently shows up in any meaningful discussion we have about tokens, ICOs, decentralized business models and cryptocurrency careers is Linda Xie: Former Coinbase PM, writer of excellent beginner guides and advisor to the 0x project — the only thing missing from her stellar crypto CV was a crypto-focused investment fund. So when…

The MITation game — Q&A with Enigma

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Interview with the team behind Enigma about building a community, token sale best practices and how to deal with the aftermath of a security breach. Intro Who? : Enigma (https://www.enigma.co/) What? : Decentralized data marketplace (Enigma) and platform to create cryptocurrency trading strategies (Enigma Catalyst) Where?: https://token.enigma.co/ When? : September 11th 2017 Why interview?…

The Crypto Startup with No ICO

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Why blockchain startup Balance chooses to raise $1M through equity crowdfunding instead of tenfold in an ICO Last week, the TokenData.io team was sent an e-mail to list the ICO for a personal finance application called Balance. When we visited the site, we found out that their “ICO” was wordplay for a ‘traditional’…

The ICO Rat Pack — Gambling Tokens

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

We launched TokenData a month ago. Since then we’ve added 200+ sales (525 total), 50 trading stats (105 total), and had one ICO team launch an anti-TokenData campaign on Twitter (cheers for boosting our social presence Populous Platform!). A sincere thanks to all who have checked out tokendata.io, signed up for our newsletter, and sent us…

Introducing TokenData

Friday, July 14, 2017

Séamus and the Giant ICO Peach: Our journey to get all token data. ‘Man, this ICO sh*t is out of control’, has been the modal phrase uttered at TokenData for the past several weeks. For anyone interested in technology and finance, who has been even half-sentient this year, this sentiment should strike…