Telcoin Token Sale is Now Closed

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US$ 25,000,000 Hard Cap Reached

Following KYC processing, and considering ETH/USD volatility, amount deemed to be above hard cap will be returned.

Token Sale Details

Hard & Soft Cap

Hard cap is set at USD 25 million. Soft cap at USD 10 million. If our ICO doesn't reach the soft cap by February 11th, all contributors will be refunded in full.

Hard cap reached!

Token Issuance

A total of 100,000,000,000 coins will be issued. 25% of the total supply is to be sold during our ICO.

Coin supply breakdown

Token Price

The price of a Telcoin will be set as such:
(Total funds raised ÷ 25%) / 100,000,000,000
BTC and fiat contributions will be fixed to ETH price near the end of the ICO.


Coin supply breakdown

A total of 100,000,000,000 coins will be created and distributed as shown here. A total of 25% of the coins are allocated for our ICO.

Tokens allocated to the Telcoin team members will be vested over a 12 month period.

Telco issuance (over 10 years): 50%
ICO: 25%
Telcoin Pte Ltd.: 15%
Liquidity fund: 5%
Telcoin Foundation: 5%

  Read our Whitepaper

A solid model for telecom adoption

Telcoin issuance to telcos will occur at a rate of 5% annually for a period of 10 years following the ICO, distributed to GSMA mobile networks continuously based their stage of Telcoin integration.

Read our whitepaper »
Incentivized adoption

Connecting to Telcoin will make an operator immediately qualify to receive continuous Telcoin issuance. Networks with more Telcoin exchange traffic will receive more.

Flexible Telco API

The Telcoin pricing and exchange API allows interaction with mobile network IN prepaid platforms, postpaid billing systems, and mobile money accounts, via SMS, USSD, REST APIs, and Diameter.

Wallet agnostic

We will help telecoms release branded Telcoin wallets and will cooperate with any operator proprietary or third-party wallets.

Truly mobile-friendly

Telcoin is designed to be fully integrated with your mobile spending habits, including international remittances, online payments, mobile credit topups and ad hoc transfers.

Reimagining remittances on the blockchain

Telcoin will initially focus on the remittance market, currently dominated by large players like Western Union:

$500B Market

International Remittances are a gigantic and growing market that Telcoin believes is ripe for disruption.

5 Billion phones and growing

By partnering with mobile operators we will be in a unique position to reach an enormous amount of potential customers.

Low fees

By coupling the power of cryptocurrency and telecoms, we can afford to provide very cheap transfers, which will allow us to gain market share.

The Telcoin roadmap is not limited to remittances. We will leverage our positioning to bring roaming spending (offer tourists access to local currency spending), international aid (facilitating disbursements to underbanked), and online payments in general.

Connect with Telcoin

Communicate directly with the team on Telegram, or follow us on social media.

Telcoin Interviews

“A financially inclusive world, made possible by blockchain startups like Telcoin, will advance an entire new ecosystem of modern finance”
Inc. Magazine
(4 Revolutions Made Possible by the Blockchain Economy)


December 6th 2017
Telcoin eyes fundraising as cryptocurrency demand in Asia rises
Read more on SCMP

The Telcoin founders


Claude Eguienta

Co Founder, CEO

Distributed systems and crypto background. former CyberAgent. Founded Kabotip. Advisor at TenX.

Paul Neuner

Co Founder, Chairman

12 years in the telecom space, founded Mobius, fraud management solution used by Veon, Ooredoo, Etisalat & more.

Selected advisors

Michimasa Naka
28 Years in Banking. CEO Boardwalk Capital. Founded Stormharbour Japan. Former Co-CEO Citibank Japan. Led financing of Vodafone Japan.
Toby Hoenisch
CEO and Co-Founder at TenX, the most advanced cryptocurrency wallet on Android. Raised $80M USD in the fifth largest ICO to date.
Jeff Quigley
Partner at Red Door Ventures. Former SEA Regional Manager at Fenox Venture Capital and former Chief Editor at Tech in Asia Japan.
Rajesh Sabari
Head of Partnerships at MasterCard Advisors APAC. Former Head APAC Sales for Amdocs, the largest telecom billing system in the world.
Chris Suh
Six years in Finance and Capital Management in Royal Bank of Canada, ten years at Goldman Sachs in liquidity and treasury.
Batara Eto
Co-founded Mixi, Founder and managing partner of East Ventures.
Matthew McGuire
Former COO Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Mark Bivens
Former entrepreneur turned VC. Large fund in Paris, small fund in Tokyo.
David Morrow
Former Corporate Security Executive at Vodafone, designed Mpesa security.

Meet the rest of the team