Beware of Fake News: BlackRock Not Buying Voyager Digital

Amidst the whirlwind of cryptocurrency rumors, separating fact from fiction is paramount in the case of BlackRock and Voyager Digital.

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  • High-stakes claims involving BlackRock and Voyager Digital have emerged.
  • A sharp 25% price surge amidst the fake news has baffled investors.
  • The imperative of due diligence has become paramount in cryptocurrency investments.

In today’s fast-paced world of instant information and market susceptibilities, it’s not always easy to tell what’s real and what’s not. A recent example of this confusion involves a fake news story claiming that financial giant BlackRock is planning to buy Voyager Digital.

This fake news article has been circulating online, with its source being a single, obscure Chinese social media account. The article was even published on the Associated Press website, adding credibility to the false claim.

As a result of this misleading news, the price of Voyager Digital’s token (VGX) has skyrocketed by a whopping 25% in just the past week. But here’s the catch – there’s no concrete evidence to support the idea that BlackRock intends to acquire Voyager Digital.


The most likely explanation for this fake news is an attempt to artificially inflate the value of VGX tokens. This manipulation can mislead investors and cause them to make hasty decisions, leading to financial losses.

For anyone considering investing in cryptocurrencies, it’s essential to be cautious and do your homework. Don’t fall for sensational news stories without credible sources. Make informed decisions based on solid research and reliable information to protect your investments and financial well-being.

On the Flipside

  • While the fake news regarding BlackRock’s interest in Voyager Digital has stirred up the crypto market, it’s important to remember that the crypto world is no stranger to rumors and price manipulation.
  • As a financial giant, BlackRock typically engages in acquisitions discreetly and through official channels, making the likelihood of them publicly announcing such intentions on a random social media post highly dubious.

Why This Matters

The circulation of misleading information, exemplified by the recent fake news surrounding BlackRock’s alleged interest in Voyager Digital, underscores the critical need for vigilance in cryptocurrency. Investors must remain astute and discerning in the face of deceptive narratives to safeguard their financial interests.


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This article is for information purposes only and should not be considered trading or investment advice. Nothing herein shall be construed as financial, legal, or tax advice. Trading forex, cryptocurrencies, and CFDs pose a considerable risk of loss.

Kyle Calvert

Kyle Calvert is a cryptocurrency news reporter for DailyCoin, specializing in Ripple, stablecoins, as well as price and market analysis news. Before his current role, Kyle worked as a student researcher in the cryptocurrency industry, gaining an understanding of how digital currencies work, their potential uses, and their impact on the economy and society. He completed his Masters and Honors degrees in Blockchain Technology within Esports and Business and Event management within Esports at Staffordshire University.