Currently the fifth most valuable cryptocurrency, Litecoin has enjoyed a massive surge of late: While a single Litecoin traded for approximately $US4 in March, theyr'e now listed at over $US300 a piece. But in a surprise move, the coin's founder Charlie Lee announced in a Reddit post that he had divested his entire stake in Litecoin (except for a few physical Litecoin collectibles), citing an effective conflict of interest.