Laszlo Dobos · 6 hours ago · 1 read
Bitfinex fat-fingers $23 million fee for a $100k transfer on Ethereum
Bitfinex carried out the transaction using the newly implemented EIP-1559 upgrade that was designed to push the gas fees of the network lower.
Alleged Tether (USDT) ‘shadow banker’ set for 2022 trial
The shadow banker involved in the $850 million loss incurred by Bitfinex is set to go to trial by 2022
Bitfinex hacker will need 114 years to launder $7 billion worth of stolen Bitcoin
The vast majority of the coins stolen from Bitfinex in 2016 hadn't moved in 5 years—because it's "very challenging to make crime pay in crypto" today.
Bitfinex whale “claims” $1.7 billion Ethereum long opened in March 2020
If you’ve been on Crypto Twitter any time over the past year, you’ve likely seen much discussion about Bitfinex’s Ethereum market.
Bitcoin whale accumulation trend on Bitfinex shows $14k or lower isn’t likely
Whales on Bitfinex have been accumulating after the recent Bitcoin dip.
Tether launches on Solana to leverage high speeds and low costs
Tether, the company behind the USDT stablecoin, has announced that it has launched its coin on Solana, a blockchain platform that aims to compete with Ethereum.
The perks of centralization: Tether to return $1M USDT lost in Swerve
After a user mistakenly sent $1 million worth of USDT to Swerve’s token contract, Tether’s CTO Paolo Ardoino reached out to the community saying that the company would be able to recover the funds were ERC-20 USDT stuck in an Ethereum address.
Here are the factors backing Polkadot’s parabolic multi-week uptrend
Polkadot has been seeing tremendous momentum in recent weeks, with the cryptocurrency now securing its position as the sixth-largest digital asset by market capitalization.