Meet the ICO Pumper Who Makes His Living Manipulating Crypto Markets

Anna Baydakova
Aug 5, 2019 at 04:00 UTC
Updated Sep 3, 2019 at 17:24 UTC
news

How do you get into the business of market manipulation? It’s easy if you try.

Alexey Andryunin, a 20-year old college student from Moscow, became a sensation after he quite openly told CoinDesk how his company was helping little-known token projects get traction via inflated trading volumes.

You can watch the full interview here.

The leader in blockchain news, CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which invests in cryptocurrencies and blockchain startups.