Fake News: How an SEC Rumor Crashed the Price of Ethereum

The SEC is deciding if Ethereum is a security! This could mean the end of ICOs and exchanges as we know it! It’s big news … … it’s also, fortunately, fake.

Over the last week, a pervasive rumor spread that the SEC was going to make a ruling on Ethereum. No such ruling happened, but it still had a big impact on the price of ETH.

How did such a rumor spread? What kind of impact did it have on the markets? How did so many journalists get it wrong? Most importantly, what can we do to make sure we don’t fall for these kinds of rumors?

Tune in to find out.

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