Kim Dotcom, the creator of Megaupload, enters the cryptography sector after asserting the launch of its platform for publishing and monetizing cryptographic content material, Ok.im. Whereas the cryptography mission was to be launched through Bitfinex on October 21, the alternate tweeted a couple of delay,
"The sale of Kim coin chips was postponed till November 6, 2019 at 12:00 UTC to fulfill the demand for a characteristic movie that’s anticipated to be launched through the week of October 21, 2019."
In his official message, Bitfinex acknowledged that "with the intention to give this new characteristic the time to current the sale of Ok.im to a bigger variety of customers, Ok.im agreed to postpone the beginning date of the general public sale at 12 o'clock UTC November 6, 2019. "The submit additionally talked about,
"KYC checks already verified for the sale of Ok.im chips stay legitimate and current KYC claims shall be processed based on schedule."
Relating to investor curiosity, the Bitfinex web site identified that the value of the token had been set at $ zero.04 and that it ought to usher in a complete of $ eight,000,000, or 962,979 BTC . Whereas the minimal contribution was set at $ 20, Ok.im was capped at $ 50,000. The corporate's chief know-how officer, Paolo Ardoino, had beforehand acknowledged that whereas most of IEO's focused advertising campaigns had been targeted on reaching a short-term final result, she emphasised that profitable firms are based mostly on sustainable and long-term progress.