Filecoin (FIL) Surges 30% Amid Massive Short Squeeze
Analysts attribute this rapid Filecoin price action to a "short squeeze," whereas short positions holders were forced to close their positions in tandem, resulting in a spike in buying volume. Short squeezes often take place when the funding rate of a futures market is extremely negative, forcing investors out of their positions.
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