Category: GRAM

Telegram Launches Premium Tier Benefits Seeking to Monetize Platform

Telegram Launches Premium Tier Benefits Seeking to Monetize Platform

Popular messaging platform Telegram has announced it is launching a new premium tier of its services as it seeks to monetize a part of its userbase. Reaching more than 700 million active users monthly, the new tier answers to the need of these users for more bandwidth and storage capacity, according to Pavel Durov, CEO […]

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Russian private equity firm sues Telegram over failed TON investment: report

Russian private equity firm sues Telegram over failed TON investment: report

Da Vinci Capital has reportedly filed suit against Telegram in a London court, looking to get back the money its investors had put into GRAM tokens that never launched. In a Monday interview with RBC, Da Vinci’s managing partner Oleg Jelezko said that the firm was suing the messenger app. The suit follows a request […]

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After failed token sale and $1B bond offering, Telegram is reportedly eyeing an IPO

Encrypted messaging app Telegram is reportedly looking to go public.  Citing unnamed sources involved in the process, Russian news outlet Vedomosti broke the news on April 11. The timing is notable, given that at the end of March, Telegram’s founder and CEO Pavel Durov announced via his Telegram channel that the firm had sold $1 […]

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