DECENT, the blockchain-based content distribution platform, began its ICO on a successful note. The much-anticipated crowdsale raised around $2.4 million in Bitcoin only a day into its launch, and over 5,176 BTC (~$3 million USD) so far.
Launched on September 11, 2016, at 13:00 GMT, DECENT raised a total of 3,742 BTC within just 10 hours. Those participating in the ICO during this time received a huge 50% bonus in accordance with the predefined roadmap; it included a 10% bonus for the first week, with further price increases as the 8-week crowdsale goes on.
Matej Boda, the founder of DECENT Network, expressed his satisfaction with the results. Thanking the community, he stated on their blog:
“Thanks to our entire community, we have made a huge step towards achieving our goal to revolutionize digital content distribution processes worldwide. During the first day of [the] DECENT ICO, we raised an incredible amount of more than 4,000 BTC. We want to say ‘thank you’ to every single one of our supporters. Your trust is what keeps us pushing forward in following and accomplishing DECENT Network milestones.”
With the influx of much-needed funds to continue development of the DECENT Network, their team has entered into a partnership