Glassnode knowledge analyzed by CryptoSlate exhibits that main trade Binance offloaded $137 million price of Bitcoin (BTC) within the final 24 hours.
Within the meantime, practically $32 million price of Ethereum (ETH), $300 million price of USD Coin (USDC), and $200 million in each Binance USD (BUSD) and Tether (USDT) had been withdrawn. The entire withdrawals equate to over $860 million.
Contemplating that BTC is at present following an upwards trajectory, Binance’s loss might enhance in accordance with the BTC worth. On the time of writing, BTC is being traded for round $17,390. In line with CryptoSlate knowledge, BTC elevated 0.14% within the final hour. It additionally recorded 1.37% and 1.14% spikes within the final 24 hours and 7 days, respectively.
Binance halts USDC withdrawals
On Dec. 13, Binance’s CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) Tweeted to say that the trade suspended USDC withdrawals briefly.
CZ defined that Binance noticed a rise in USDC withdrawals not too long ago. Because the trade converts them 1:1, CZ stated that the trade should pay the banks a go to to produce the withdrawal requests.
He stated the withdrawals had been suspended not as a result of the trade lacked the assets however as a result of the banks had been gradual in assembly Binance’s withdrawal demand.
Massive transfers that caught the eyes
TRON DAO’s CEO, Justin Solar, stated he deposited 100 million USD into Binance to assist with Binance’s liquidity disaster.
Solar withdrew $34 million price of BUSD and $15.four million price of USDT from Binance earlier on Dec. 13. He reportedly transferred these funds to Paxos and Circle to money out, and stated that these transactions had been “simply regular enterprise cooperation.”
Within the meantime, based on crypto reporter Wu Blockchain, Wintermute reportedly withdrew $153 million price of USDC from Coinbase and transferred round $150 million of it to Binance.