Legendary soccer star Luis Figo becomes the brand Ambassador of the next ICO project.
Portuguese footballer, winner of the award “Golden ball” (2000) and the title of best player in the world by FIFA (2001), will represent the company Stryking Entertainment, titled “football Stars”.
“When I first heard about the “football Stars”, I immediately liked the idea. Football analysis is becoming increasingly high-tech, so generalizing the experience of the fans will provide the platform to the market place. I’m happy to support an experienced team Stryking Entertainment and to talk about their platform, which allows fans to interact with teams and players they support,” said Figo in a statement accompanying the announcement.
With Figo, the company plans to popularize the token STRYKZ through the ICO, the details of which are yet to be published. The token actuates the fictional football network, which aims to promote a Fig, using their football connections.
Figo has joined the growing list of celebrities supporting the ICO. Lionel Messi became the face of Sirin Labs, Michael Owen has invested in GCOX, and Ronaldinho was promoting SportyFi.
Last month the eight-time world Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao signed a contract for the promotion GCOX , Singapore ICO, functionality which will allow the celebrities to create their own cryptocurrency.
Luis Suarez, another famous player, have used the power of social networks to advertise the platform for predictions Stox, who also conducted the ICO and is now estimated at $ 36 million.
Recently, the Commission on securities and exchange Commission (SEC) accused the founders of the Centra Tech fraud. The brand Ambassador of this project was made by American boxer Floyd Mayweather, who for a fee was supported by ICO in your Instagram.
The SEC has repeatedly warned investors that endorsed by celebrities ICO may be illegal. Also, the Commission notes that celebrity advertising the ICO may violate “the laws banning the advertisement of” if you do not disclose the fact that compensation for promoting the product.