Binance Enforcement Provides Dip-Buying Opportunity as Global Liquidity Continues to Improve

Nov 21, 2023 • 5 Min Read

Binance Risk Mitigated

One of the most significant idiosyncratic risks in the crypto market has been the uncertainty surrounding Binance and potential action from the Justice Department against the world's leading exchange. Earlier this year, we anticipated that any disciplinary actions would likely involve criminal charges against Changpeng Zhao (CZ) and a fine against the exchange.

From our September note:

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Today, these views were realized. CZ appeared in court to plead guilty to money laundering charges. He will retain majority ownership of the company but will step down as CEO. Additionally, Binance will plead guilty and pay a $4.3 billion fine, resolving the investigation into allegations of money laundering, bank fraud, and sanctions violations.

As previously noted, this development could cause short-term price weakness. However, it mitigates a longstanding perceived risk in the industry. Many potential market participants have been hesitant to engage in crypto due to uncertainties surrounding Binance and its significant industry influence. Moreover, the Department of Justice has emphasized that the agreement is structured to avoid harming Binance's customers and the broader crypto market, maintaining operational stability. This is the optim...

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