Binance Official: ‘If the ICO Bubble Bursts, It’s a Good Thing for the Industry’

Head of Binance Labs Ella Zhang thinks that if the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) “bubble bursts, it’s a good thing for the industry,” Bloomberg reported June 4.

Zhang, who joined Binance less than two months ago, told Bloomberg that though the bull market remains positive thanks to a stable inflow of users, only the ICO bubble burst would open the industry to truly valuable projects. Zhang did not predict when such a bubble burst may occur. She said:

“We’d like the bubble to break. We still see a lot of hype in the market, valuations are high and unreasonable. We really think if the bubble bursts, it’s a good thing for the industry.”

Additionally, Zhang said that she is helping Binance to deal with the scams that have emerged as a result of the hype, with so-called Cryptocurrency Governance Initiatives, or CGI. The purpose of the initiative is to “fight scams and sh*t coins, and to boost crypto and blockchain technology.”

Within the initiative, Binance will reportedly support funds and token teams it’s working with, but  they must promise that “they won’t participate in pump and dump” schemes, and that they will build products according to their white papers. Binance will stop investing in funds and delist tokens from teams that do not honor their commitments…

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