Gram May Raise in Price After TON Launch, Hash CIB Says

Analytics reported the prospectes of the Telegram related token
12 November 2018   6369

Analytical company Hash CIB prepared a report on the prospects of the Telegram Open Network, for the creation of which the founders of the popular messenger raised $ 1.7 billion and its token Gram. Excerpts from the report leads “Kommersant”. 

According to analysts, TON can compete with companies operating in several areas at once, including by providing cloud storage, DNS and anonymizer services. The document states that the project has the potential to capture up to 10% in each of the areas by 2026.

Gram tokens, released on a closed ICO at $ 0.38 and $ 1.33 during the first and second stages, respectively, also have great prospects. So, Hash CIB believe that "the rational cost of a unit of Gram" can be equal to $ 5.9. At the same time, they recognize that “the market will not evaluate Telegram rationally,” since the factors and risks taken into account in the calculations may not be realized in the future.

In conducting the calculations, analysts were guided by market shares that TON can capture. The project is expected to receive 10% of the VPN market by 2026, 1% and 10% of the DNS market - in 2022 and 2026, respectively, 10% of the cloud storage market - by 2026.

At the same time, a number of experts expressed doubts about TON’s ability to achieve results withered by analysts.

As far as I know, the working concept of the proxy service has never been presented. Although I welcome the new technology in the VPN market, it’s difficult to predict the value of what cannot be assessed yet.

Benjamin Van Pelt

CEO, TorGuard

It should be noted that Hash CIB is associated with Qiwi Blockchain Technologies, which in turn is a member of the Qiwi group. In February of this year, it became known that the head of Qiwi Sergey Solonin invested $ 17 million in ICO TON.

TenX to Confirm Founder's Relation to Lyoness Pyramid

From 2011 to 2015, Julian Hosp was a “member” of Lyoness
10 December 2018   60

Representatives of the blockchain start-up TenX confirmed that TenX founder Julian Josp was involved in the activities of the Austrian financial pyramid Lyoness.

TenX's Reddit report says that from 2011 to 2015, Julian Hosp was a “member” of Lyoness. In the company he was engaged in marketing, sales, held lectures for other participants of the company. However, at the end of 2015, Hosp broke all ties with Lyoness.

Earlier, The Financial Telegram reported that TenX Hosp tried to remove all public data linking it with Lyoness before the ICO project. However, according to TenX, Julian Hosp never concealed that he was associated with Lyoness and even wrote about it in his book “25 Stories I Would Tell My Younger Self (2015)".

We would also like to clarify that the stories contained in the online articles and Julian’s past affiliations with Lyoness bear no relevance to TenX, and TenX has had no connection, association and/or affiliation with Lyoness at any time.

TenX at Reddit

According to Breaker, Lyoness is recognized as an illegal fraudulent scheme by the Supreme Court of Switzerland, the Austrian civil court and the Norwegian Gambling Council. About the connection of Hosp with the project it became known thanks to the “training” video from Lyoness, allegedly voiced by his Julian.