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Bitcoin prices have been manipulated, study says

One year ago   |   By CNN Money

Tether was used to artificially inflate bitcoin prices, according to John Griffin, a finance professor at the University of Texas.
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Record bitcoin price propped up by another digital currency

Record bitcoin price propped up by another digital currency

One year ago   |   By New York Post

Bitcoin isn't all it has been cracked up to be, according to a new report by a University of Texas professor. The report says that Tether, one of the most-traded cryptocurrencies, has shown a pattern of being spent on bitcoin at pivotal moments, helping to drive bitcoin to a record price in December, according to...
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