Investor Who Bought Curve Token From Michael Egorov At $0.4 Are Currently At A Loss
The trading volume of CRV has also taken a substantial hit, dropping by a staggering 97%. This decline comes just two months after the CRV network experienced a hack in late July 2023. According to Kaiko data, the trading volume on centralized exchanges, with Binance being a key player, plummeted from approximately $300 million in late July to a mere $7 million as of September 12.
The hack in July exposed vulnerabilities in Curve stablecoin pools, leveraging an outdated version of the Vyper programming language. The automated nature of Curve pools made them susceptible to re-entrancy attacks.
In response to the security breach, CRV prices have been in a downward spiral, reaching a new low in 2023, dipping below $0.4.
In a related development, Egorov faced the pressure of falling prices by selling his CRV holdings. He had initially used these holdings as collateral for loans from institutions and individuals like Justin Sun, facilitated over-the-counter (OTC) transactions, and sought support from platforms like Aave and Frax Finance.
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