In 2014, Alibaba raised a phenomenal $25 billion in an IPO (Initial Public Offering), making it the single, largest public sale of shares, ever! Another massive public offering was also made, for the first time, in 2014, but this was to raise money for a cryptocurrency project! Called ICO (Initial Coin Offering), Ethereum raised $18.43 million, an astounding amount for conceptual digital currencies that most people didn’t even understand!
This infographic presents insights into the world of ICOs: how they work, and who are the big players – technology leaders, key investors, venture capitalists, etc.
Infographic by – DinarDirham