Category: Bitfinex

Bitfinex Sparks Controversy Allegedly Manipulating $20,000 Bitcoin Price High
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Bitfinex Sparks Controversy Allegedly Manipulating $20,000 Bitcoin Price High

Bitfinex, which shares co-founders with the Tether stablecoin, is once again attracting controversy over the manipulation of the Bitcoin price. Per a paper published by the University of Texas Professor John Griffin and Ohio State University’s Amin Shams, Bitcoin’s run to a record high near $20,000 in 2017 was caused by a single market whale.…

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Bitfinex Swears It’s Trying Super Hard to Block US Bitcoin Traders
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Bitfinex Swears It’s Trying Super Hard to Block US Bitcoin Traders

Beset with allegations that it is flouting regulations by allowing US bitcoin traders to access its platform, cryptocurrency exchange giant Bitfinex promised that it’s trying super hard to stop that from happening. Bitfinex Admits US Resident Traded on Its Bitcoin Exchange A New York resident was able to create an account on Bitfinex called “ImaNYresident” despite…

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