Cryptocurrencies "could drop to near-zero at any time," Ethereum founder warns

ArticleCurrencyFebruary 20, 2018 - 6:48:19 AM

The founder of the Ethereum warns against the instability and risks associated with crypto-currency, and advises investing in more traditional assets.

Cryptocurrencies are a nascent asset class and could fall violently at any time, the founder of blockchain network Ethereum warned on Saturday.

"Reminder: cryptocurrencies are still a new and hyper-volatile asset class, and could drop to near-zero at any time," Vitalik Buterin said on Twitter. "Don't put in more money than you can afford to lose..."

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