FTX Tokens Tanks Another 20% Losing $500 Million In An Hour
FTX Token (FTT), the native cryptocurrency of crypto trade FTX has plunged by one other 20% during the last hour falling underneath $20. As of press time, FTT is buying and selling 19% down at a value of $18.46 with a market cap of $2.4 billion.
The current sharp fall means FTT tokens misplaced greater than $500 million price of valuation in an hour’s time. Additionally, the whole erosion in FTX Tokens’s market worth is sort of a billion during the last 4 days.
Curiously, crypto reported Colin Wu has reported that there was an enormous switch of FTX Tokens (FTT) from Genesis OTT Desk to FTX. He additionally states that Binance shouldn’t be behind the current value drop. The analyst reported:
FTT all of a sudden plunged 14% in 1 hour, and SOL fell 14% in 24 hours. 1.9 million FTT ($44 million) was transferred from the Genesis OTC Desk to FTX 12 hours in the past, however CZ stated it was not Binance promoting.
Over the past weekend, Binance stated that it has determined to promote its remaining FTX Token holdings. The event comes amid the current anomalies surrounding the steadiness sheet of FTC and sister concern Alameda Analysis. Binance has reportedly transferred half a billion price of FTT tokens to its platform.
This information adopted by Binance motion has triggered main skepticism for FTX with analysts considering that it might be one other LUNA-like occasion available in the market.
Binance Clarifies on the FTX Token Episode
A number of market fanatics stated that Binance has been doing this as a part of its competitors with FTX. Nevertheless, CZ has denied these allegations. He additionally spoke in regards to the switch of FTT tokens to Binance saying that it was a part of the liquidation course of.
Nevertheless, Binance is definitely planning to liquidate FTT tokens over the following few months. Curiously, the Binance CEO has additionally denied FTX’s token switch provide. “I feel we are going to keep within the free market,” he stated.
However, FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has been stating that their books are clear, regulated, and their monetary audited.