in Newswire October 9, 2019

Bitfinex, Tether Gamed Cryptocurrency Market and Investors for Roughly $466B, Class Action Lawsuit Claims

by Corrado Rizzi

Last Updated on October 9, 2019

Leibowitz et al. v. iFinex Inc. et al.

Filed: October 6, 2019 § 1:19-cv-09236

A class action alleges that Bitfinex and Tether colluded to manipulate the market for Bitcoin in a scheme investors say amounted to “part-fraud, part-pump-and-dump, and part-money laundering."

Last Updated on October 9, 2019 — 3:10 PM

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