Huobi Denies COO Arrest Along With HT Token Decline
Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has denied information about Tom, that one of its leaders was arrested.
“Us rumors became known in community, according to by which a high-ranking Huobi executive was arrested by local authorities. We can confidently report that these are false rumors. No one of members of the leadership team were not detained or arrested “, – stated in a conversation with CoinDesk a company representative, adding that assets users stay safe.
Today at networks information appeared about arrest of Huobi COO Robin Zhu. IN company claim that Zhu was on a business trip and attended at the meeting in Tuesday morning local time. A number of well-known Chinese crypto companies insist that Huobi management has been “cooperating” with the police for several weeks.
In October, information appeared about Tom, that the founder of OKEx, another Chinese exchanges cryptocurrencies, Star Xu. At the same time, the conclusion funds from the platform was frozen and remains inaccessible before so far.
As reported by journalist Colin Wu, this happened amid rumors about Zhu and the transfer of 100 million USDT. By him words, Huobi’s employees the present time move from Guizhou back to Beijing. Founder of Huobi Lee Lin from Guizhou stated, what is he is not afraid of supervision, because he is sure that he did not commit anything illegal.