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International Congress Office

An agency of the U.S. Federal Government that encourages organizations to hold their meetings and conventions in the United States. It is based in the U.S. embassy in France.
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The VUU tokens sold through ICO Mission Control will be tradable on QUOINE's cryptocurrency exchange, QRYPTOS, shortly after the ICO closes.
The main objective of the ICO is to promote international cryptocurrency exchange - CoinRecoil.
Furthermore, an ICO does not compel the issuing company to travel over geographically long distances to list the assets; being location-agnostic means that it can be listed anywhere.
In the best case, the coins or tokens will gain value as the business or project the ICO investors are funding becomes successful and more people use the coins or tokens.
Any investors involved in ICOs, the SCA statement added, are doing so at their own risk.
2017 registered a dizzying uptick in "initial coin offerings" or "token sales" (collectively, ICOs) as a means of funding early stage blockchain-related ventures.
Was the ICO offering registered or exempt from registration?
ICOs have been lucrative for investors but there is also increasing concern that their disproportionate growth could end in similar tears to the dot-com boom.
In addition to this, the head of finance and administration of the ICO, as the chief administrative officer of the depository for the International Coffee Agreement (ICA) 2007, informed members and other interested parties that Nepal deposited an instrument of accession on 17 March.
ICO spokesman Ken Macdonald said: "This company thought they could avoid detection by hiding their identity."
He outlined that the radical address is the major challenge facing the ICO, stressing the necessity for confronting it the context of the responsibilities of the ICO and the civil society organizations.
[ClickPress, Mon Sep 30 2013] Global Market Direct's pharmaceuticals report, "iCo Therapeutics Inc.