And we are off! Looks like Cryptopia exchange is claiming the title for the first exchange hacked in 2019.
At this time they have not yet confirmed the full amount of lost funds, however, it has been noted that 19,390 ETH left their platform to an unknown wallet. Was anyone using this exchange?
They are quite a small exchange compared to the big players, which has prompted some theories that they may have been struggling in the bear market and it could be an inside job.
In any case, I have updated our trusty list of cryptocurrency exchange hacks: