Greatest ICO Winners and Losers: By The Numbers

As a follow-up to final week’s Bitcoinist article on sh*tcoins and Preliminary Coin Choices (ICOs), Bitcoinist seems to be at crypto researcher Steven Zheng’s numbers, successful-to-unsuccessful ICO ratio, and extra.


From Lowest to Highest Returns of Funding (ROI)

  1. Bolenum doubtless most likely certain to fail after elevating solely $18,500 throughout August 2017. On the identical time, the second most fruitful ICO raised even lower than that. but at -99.72%, Bolenum is at the moment essentially the most sterile venture evaluated by Zheng.
  2. MyBit strives onerous to outstrip it. Additionally accomplished in August 2017, the MyBit ICO offered its tokens for a staggering $2, which now was 2 cents, or -98.89%.
  3. Lampix is one more ICO scheduled for August 2017 — decidedly *not* the most effective month for doing enterprise, not even crypto. Nobody is aware of what precisely occurred to the $12 million they raised… however it could possibly be worse. Like Bitclave.
  4. Bitclave raised $25.5 million {dollars} and is at the moment down by -97.65%. Or 2% of its authentic worth.
  5. Leadcoin ventured to boost much more, $50 million. Its market cap is lower than $1 million for the time being. It’s additionally left with solely 2% of the ICO worth.
  6. Aditus raised $7 million and is -97.22%
  7. Sether raised $30 million and is -97.19%
  8. Mercury Protocol raised $10 million and is -97.06%
  9. DomRaider raised $42 million and is -96.67%
  10. IUNGO raised $23 million and is -96.52%

Prime 10 Highest Returns

  1. Ethereum, isn’t any shock. Which, if not Ethereum? Regardless of the droop, and even calculated with a “present worth” of $185, Ethereum nonetheless brings returns increased than Spectrecoin and Stratis added collectively. A minimum of 59,500%. In the event you purchased one greenback’s price of Ethereum throughout its ICO. You’d fortunately pocket $600 in the present day. In otherwords, Three ETH.
  2. Spectrecoin might be one of the shocking instances. It raised the smallest quantity of capital ($15,000) whereas returning 244 occasions its ICO quantity. Don’t panic for those who by no means heard about it — it’s most likely as a result of it ranks round #500 on CoinMarketCap. It could be time to do a little bit of analysis time, although.
  3. Stratis did even higher than NEO. 1/7 of it’s a cent-worth tokens grew into greater than a greenback at $1.363. Had one invested $1 throughout STRAT’s ICO, one would have $194 on the time of writing.
  4. NEO might be one of many tasks that do not shock. A 2016 manufacturing known as the “Chinese language Ethereum,” is at the moment price 116x greater than the ICO worth — 11,600% up.
  5. Ark — with lower than $1 million raised on the finish of 2016, Ark managed to climb up fairly simply in the course of the bull market that lasted just about all of 2017. Ark has seen ups and downs and, though seeing its lowest costs of the 12 months for the time being, continues to be nicely above its rivals with a sturdy ROI of 6000% —or 60x.
  6. Lisk — was $0.076 in the course of the ICO and $3.601 on September 11 — 4638.16% up
  7. Komodo — was $0.022 in the course of the ICO and $1.030 on September 11 — 4581.82% up
  8. Storj-x — was $0.009 in the course of the ICO and $0.357 on September 11 — 3866.67% up
  9. Aeternity Part 1 was $0.042 in the course of the ICO and $1.180 on September 11 —2709.52% up
  10. Augur was $0.602 in the course of the ICO and $14.692 on September 11 — 2340.53% up

You may see the total record of 300 tasks ranked by Steven Zheng in his original Google Spreadsheet.

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