A number of XRP traders are complaining about massive liquidations on Bitmex as the price of XRP spiked and was brought down by 56% in a single candle. After the incident, well known traders with leveraged positions took to Twitter to complain about the upset as some investors were completely liquidated.
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Traders Complain About XRP’s 56% Drop in One Candle
XRP traders got extremely upset on Thursday when the price of XRP went from a high of $0.32 to a low of $0.14 in one trading candle on Bitmex exchange. This means the price swing or “flash crash” took place in the blink of an eye and movements like that catch lots of traders off-guard. One trader Marc de Koning took to Twitter and said “WTF — This is really not okay — My stop didn’t trigger and my entire Bitmex account is […] gone.” The blockchain analytics organization Fiatleak even complained about the XRP action and people noticed glitches on the website.
“The site is…