Article published at Finance Magnates
This article was written by Charlotte Day, Creative Director at Contentworks.
Fake news has become one of the buzzwords of 2017. Misleading headlines, nonsense articles and made-up figures have become part of our very existence with the finance industry constantly trying to bat away stories that could directly influence the market. So how do we know what’s real or not?
Being somewhat of a complex and misunderstood concept, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin often fall victim to false news bandits who strive to unsettle the world of digital trading.
From fake valuations to Twitter hacks and scandalous reports, there’s no shortage of malicious activities taking place online making it all the more important to stay on the ball with regards to the latest cryptocurrency information. Here are some examples of recent fake news: