Binance’s Chief Finance Exec Has Abruptly Left the Company

Binance declined to comment on Wei's whereabouts.

News  ·  9 June 2021

Binance Drops Defamation Lawsuit Against Forbes Over ‘Tai Chi’ Document

The exchange did not say in its latest filing why it withdrew the case, at least for now.

News  ·  8 February 2021

All-In on DeFi: Why the Days of Centralized Exchanges Are Numbered

The CEO of Binance on why DeFi will come to dominate CeFi.

Business  ·  29 October 2020

Binance Donated $2.4M in Coronavirus Medical Supplies; CZ Pledges More

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said his exchange had donated $2.4 million in crypto to buying medical supplies to fight the novel coronavirus outbreak, and plans to donate up to $5 million total.

News  ·  3 April 2020

What Twitter Meme Wars Say About Crypto’s Reliance on Figureheads

Cryptocurrency has strayed from its anonymous roots. Today, cults of personality and public histrionics define the sector.

People  ·  4 December 2019

Binance CEO: ‘Russia Is Our Key Market’

Fans mobbed Binance's CEO like a rock star on his recent visit to Moscow. The warm feelings are mutual, with a big Russian expansion in the works.

Markets  ·  30 October 2019

Hackers Steal $40.7 Million in Bitcoin From Crypto Exchange Binance

Crypto exchange Binance has disclosed a 7,000 BTC loss following the discovery of what it called a "large scale security breach."

Markets  ·  7 May 2019

Binance Delists Bitcoin SV, CEO Calls Craig Wright a ‘Fraud’

Binance is delisting bitcoin SV days after CEO Changpeng Zhao called Craig Wright, the fork's creator, a "fraud."

Markets  ·  15 April 2019

Binance Reveals Plan to Launch Crypto Exchanges on Almost Every Continent

Binance CEO and founder Zhao Changpeng announced an ambitious plan to build 5-10 fiat-to-crypto exchanges in the next year.

Markets  ·  19 September 2018

Binance CEO Blasts VCs and Calls ICOs ‘Necessary’

Zhao Changpeng, believes raising money through ICOs are 100 times easier than that through traditional VCs.

Markets  ·  7 May 2018