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Huobi and Under Fire as Clarity Set in



Following the release of the reserves by cryptocurrency exchanges Huobi and, both have been slammed for allegedly engaging in manipulation, according to a post.

While Huobi was slammed for transferring 10,000 ETH to Binance and OKX addresses after disclosing its reserves, while the exchange refutes having manipulated assets.

Huobi explained that the transactions on the chain were parts of its daily routines, stressing that it guarantees the security of users’ assets.

Blockchain investigator Colin Wu argued that the transactions on Etherscan revealed that Huobi had disclosed 14,858 ETH in its latest snapshot, but it has drastically reduced to 2,463 ETH at the moment.

A snapshot in cryptocurrency is a record of the status of a blockchain at a specific block height

Earlier on Oct. 28, unravelled its proof of reserves snapshot but many crypto analysts including Solidity developer Shegen alleged that the exercise was done using’s funds.

While CEO, Kris Marszalek, has denied the claim of engaging in a shady transaction with, stressing that the funds were initially accidentally transferred and have been recovered back to its original storage. founder Lin Han clarified that the exchange did not use borrowed as proof of reserve, stressing that the exchange worked with Armanino on the Proof of Reserves using a snapshot on Oct. 19, 2022.

Exchanges Provided Further Clarity

Amid FTX brouhaha and rising Fear of Uncertainty and Doubt (FUD) among crypto users, took a notch further to clarify its stand on the alleged proof of reserve manipulation.


The exchange stated that’s funds were received after it had already showcased relevant proof to its crypto community.

In a blog post on Nov. 13, stated that it only offered assistance to in a bid to retrieve the 320,000 ETH mistakenly forwarded to its account.