ICO is an Initial Coin Offering, an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture. … In an ICO campaign, a percentage of the cryptocurrency is sold to early backers of the project in exchange for legal tender or other cryptocurrencies, but usually for Bitcoin.
When it comes to participating in an ICO, you must do your due-diligence, at this point in time the ICO market is very risky because it is an unregulated marketplace. There are many websites available to help you do the research that is highly recommended when investing in these projects.
ICO’s are similar to IPO’s – An Initial Public Offering – is the first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public. IPOs are often issued by smaller, younger companies seeking capital to expand, but they can also be done by large privately owned companies looking to become publicly traded
We do the best ICO screening that we have available, and we always recommend that you also do your own due-diligence, but you can find a list of new and upcoming ICO’s on our page dedicated for them here.