CRYPTO INSIDER: We got Gilfoyle’s ICO deck from ‘Silicon Valley’
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SPOILER ALERT: In episode seven of “Silicon Valley’s” fifth season, Gilfoyle convinces Pied Piper CEO Richard Hendricks that the company should get into cryptocurrency.
Gilfoyle gives a presentation to argue that the startup should raise money using an initial coin offering instead of a series B round from a venture-capital firm.
Here are the current crypto prices:
In the news:
- Two Chinese bitcoin mining equipment makers plan to raise up to $1 billion each from Hong Kong listings this year
- A controversial Florida politician just made his county the first in the US to let residents pay taxes with bitcoin
- HSBC is shaking up a centuries-old industry using blockchain
- Block.one created the world’s 5th largest cryptocurrency in just a year — here’s what we know
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- An ETF veteran who ditched Wall Street for crypto explains how bitcoin can fit into a portfolio
- Track the price of nearly two-dozen cryptocurrencies here
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