Is Tron's Price Manipulated?

Today in the Journal of Monetary Economics an article was published called Price Manipulation in the Bitcoin Ecosystem. The article claims that the price of Bitcoin rose from $150 to $1,000 due to the actions of one trader. To most in the cryptocurrency world, this isn't surprising. The markets, especially, in 2014 were thinly traded, information asymmetry was (and still is) widespread, and volume wasn't (and still isn’t) shared across exchanges.

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Token Summit

On Thursday I attended Token Summit which was my first cryptocurrency conference. It was really great to see such a large community passionate about crypto. I know ICOs and tokens have attracted a lot of controversies, some of which is deserved, but discussing issues in an open forum helps create progress that ultimately leads to better and more successful technology. 

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