Explainer: What are initial coin offerings (ICOs) and why are investors flocking to them?
Oct 24, 2017
This article was originally published on <a href="http://theconversation.com">The Conversation</a>
Initial coin offerings – or ICOs – have become enormously popular with investors. They have raised more than $1.8 bn so far in 2017 and one recent ICO raised $35 mn in under 30 seconds.
But they are proving unpopular with governments around the world. The