At the beginning of the month we passed the most popular messaging applications in the world, the Telegram was the biggest crypto bank in history We previously reported.
According to the document issued by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Telegram, “TON the Blockcha ’81 investors for the development of Telegram Messenger, maintenance and other purposes. The commodity sold in the file was announced as “purchase contracts for crypto money” and the file was signed by Telegram CEO Pavel Durov.
This initial amount of $ 850 million is probably pre-sale stage, targeting venture capital firms and leading investors and giving them great discounts to get the Gram token of the Telegram. It was planned to collect $ 600 million before the sale, but according to a Bloomberg report, the surplus was raised by $ 850 million.
Telegram is expected to reach $ 1.15 billion more in the IPO phase. Thus, the total amount is expected to reach 2 billion dollars.
As expected, if Telegram can achieve 1.15 billion dollars in the IPO stage, it will be the biggest crypto money supply of history ever.
One of the investors is Roman Abramovich
One of the investors who participated in the pre-sale stage of the telegram is the famous Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich was learned. The Russian billionaire, who is already known to invest in crypto-currencies, has invested $ 300 million according to Russian newspaper Vedomosti. The same newspaper reported that QIWI CEO Sergey Solonin invested $ 17 million in providing Russian payment service. David Yakobashvili, a founder of Russian-based dairy company Wimm-Bill-Dann, has invested $ 10 million.