We published several exclusive reports and data analyses this year, including the Tether Papers and revealing Brexit bankroller Christopher Harborne was a Bitfinex shareholder.
Here’s a look at a few stories we got to first in 2021:
From January: Bitcoin caused trouble for Navalny in 2019, when RT alleged FBK fielded political donations as payment for high-profile investigations.
From April: Brexit bankroller Christopher Harborne was first listed as a Digfinex shareholder at some point between 2017 and 2018, Protos can reveal.
From May: Court docs show crypto millionaire and RenrenBit ‘OTC king’ Zhao Dong is facing charges this week analogous to money laundering.
From July: Ever wonder how Binance exists despite ejection from every country it lands in? This is the tale of a crypto exchange that never stops moving.
From August: Tether minted and sold USDT to many other companies and individuals. None came close to the numbers Alameda Research and Cumberland put up.
From August: Justin Sun has acquired hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Tether, making him one of its most prolific buyers, Protos can reveal.
From September: Crypto trading hamster Mr. Goxx is up nearly 30% in three months, while Cathie Wood’s ARK Innovation fund has managed less than 5%.
From November: We catalogued every USDT distributed by Tether in the past seven years to present the most transparent research on the stablecoin to date.
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