XRP ETF Rumors: BlackRock Files a Complaint

Thu 16 Nov 2023 ▪ 3 min of reading ▪ by Ariela R.
Getting informed Altcoins

The excitement surrounding the sudden rise of the cryptocurrency XRP has intensified with speculations about BlackRock’s potential involvement. However, the story gets complicated. It might even end up in a lawsuit.

XRP and Blackrock crypto rumors
BlackRock reported the case of false XRP ETF filing request to the State Department of Justice

Let’s Recap the Context

Recently, Ripple’s cryptocurrency XRP found itself at the center of speculations regarding a possible interest from BlackRock, the global asset management giant. These rumors had a significant impact on XRP’s price, which surged to $0.7496. Behind this price spike, however, there are legal questions and controversies.

Rumors of an XRP ETF and BlackRock’s Involvement

The story begins when information circulates that Robert Mitchnick, a digital strategy executive at BlackRock, had links with Ripple as a former employee. This connection spawned speculations about the possibility that BlackRock might reassess its stance on cryptocurrencies, specifically XRP.

Certainly, BlackRock has previously expressed public support for Bitcoin. It has not yet taken a stance on XRP. However, the rumors have persisted. Hence the recent price increase of XRP.

The authorities in Delaware have decided to report the authors of a fake BlackRock XRP filing to law enforcement. This fraudulent filing has created confusion and raised questions about the legitimacy of information circulating around BlackRock and XRP.

The case is currently in the hands of the Department of Justice, and the shadow of prosecution is very present. Crypto investors, for their part, must remain vigilant and take into account the potential risks associated with legal actions. The crypto market is often irrational, and rumors can have a significant impact.

Considering XRP, amidst speculations and disputes, and cryptocurrency in general, vigilance is paramount. Investors must navigate cautiously through this turbulent and uncertain financial landscape!

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Ariela R. avatar
Ariela R.

Je m'appelle Ariela et j'ai 31 ans. J'oeuvre dans le domaine de la rédaction web depuis maintenant 7 ans. Je n'ai découvert le trading et la cryptomonnaie que depuis quelques années. Mais c'est un univers qui m'intéresse beaucoup. Et les sujets traités au sein de la plateforme me permettent d'en apprendre davantage. Chanteuse à mes heures perdues, je cultive aussi une grande passion pour la musique et la lecture (et les animaux !)


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