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Former CEO of HeadSpin jailed for 18 months, fined $1M

theregister.com Manish Lachwani, former CEO of app testing firm HeadSpin, has been sentenced to 18 months in prison and will pay a fine of $1 million. The co-founder of the…

Sam Bankman-Fried Agrees to Help FTX Investors Go After Celeb Promoters

finance.yahoo.com Sam Bankman-Fried has inked a settlement agreement with a group of FTX customers who have agreed to drop their class action lawsuit against him in exchange for his help…

FTX Estate Set To Auction Locked Solana Tokens, Figure CEO Mike Cagney Says

cryptonews.com Figure CEO Mike Cagney alleged in a Saturday X post that the FTX estate is set to auction off the next lot of its long-awaited locked Solana tokens. Just got confirmation…

FTX Investors Settle with Bankman-Fried, Target Celebrity Promoters Next

tftc.io A group of investors and customers of the defunct cryptocurrency exchange FTX has reached a settlement with co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried. If approved by a judge, the…

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Snitches on These Crypto Influencers

beincrypto.com A cohort of FTX investors and customers have settled their civil case against Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced and convicted founder of the failed crypto exchange. Now,…

Jailed FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried turns on his celebrity endorsers including Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen and

dailymail.co.uk Fallen cryptocurrency wunderkind Sam Bankman-Fried, who is currently serving a 25-year prison sentence following a sweeping fraud case, has agreed to cooperate in a…

Sam Bankman-Fried Turns Rat, Cooperates in Lawsuit Vs. FTX Celebrity Backers

bitcoinist.com The drama surrounding the FTX collapse continues to unfold with a surprising twist. Sam Bankman-Fried, the crypto wunderkind turned convicted fraudster, has agreed to…

FTX Investors Seek Settlement with SBF for Info on Celebrity Promoters

bitcoinnews.com A group of investors has reached a settlement in their civil case against FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, with an agreement for his cooperation in their case against…

Start-Up Founder Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Fraud

nytimes.com Another start-up founder is going to prison for overstating his company’s performance to investors. Manish Lachwani, who last year pleaded guilty to three counts of…

April Market Forecast

forbes.com The crypto market remains hot as investors continue to pile into new spot bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds ahead of the highly anticipated bitcoin halving event in April.…

Bankman-Fried Agrees to Help FTX Investors Sue Celebrity Crypto Promoters

pymnts.com A group of FTX investors has agreed to drop legal claims against Sam Bankman-Fried. In exchange, the disgraced former crypto exchange CEO will cooperate in the investors’…

FTX Founder Bankman-Fried Agrees to Settlement, Aids Legal Action Against Celebrities

news.bitcoin.com In a significant turn of events, former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has agreed to a settlement with investors.

Bitcoin holds steady after completing fourth-ever halving

foxbusiness.com Bitcoin on Friday completed its fourth-ever "halving" with prices for the world's largest cryptocurrency remaining relatively stable through the weekend in the aftermath of…

FTX investors cut deal with Sam Bankman-Fried to target celeb promoters

cryptobriefing.com FTX investors have finalized an agreement with the exchange’s former CEO, Sam Bankman-Fried, to end their legal disputes in exchange for his cooperation in their lawsuits…

Filing: a group of FTX investors and customers agree to drop their claims against SBF if he cooperates in cases against celebrities and others who pushed FTX

bnnbloomberg.ca A group of FTX investors and customers has agreed to drop their claims against co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried in exchange for his cooperation against other defendants in a…

Melania's presence at Trump's hush-money trial could be 'powerful,' legal experts say

aol.com None Opening statements in Donald Trump's first criminal are set to begin Monday. • None The former president's family has not attended this past week's jury selection. •…

Bankman-Fried agrees to help in lawsuit targeting FTX celebrity endorsers

dlnews.com Bankman-Fried agrees to help in celebrity lawsuit Jailed former FTX chief Sam Bankman-Fried has agreed to settle with investors who will drop their civil liability claims…

FTX Investors Team Up with Sam Bankman-Fried to Take Down Celebrity Who Endorsed FTX

coinpedia.org The post FTX Investors Team Up with Sam Bankman-Fried to Take Down Celebrity Who Endorsed FTX appeared first on Coinpedia Fintech News FTX investors and customers have…

Proposed Settlement: Crypto Users Weigh Dropping Lawsuit Against Sam Bankman-Fried

cryptonews.com A group of cryptocurrency users involved in a class-action lawsuit against former FTX CEO Sam “SBF” Bankman-Fried has recently reached a proposed settlement. According to…

FTX investors agree to drop civil lawsuit against SBF if he snitches on celebrity promoters

cryptoslate.com FTX investors may drop claims against the company’s co-founder and former CEO, Sam Bankman-Fried, in return for his support. Bloomberg reported on April 19 that, under a…

FTX and the Serengeti of bankruptcy : Planet Money

npr.org FTX and the Serengeti of bankruptcy For the last year and a half, the story of FTX has focused largely on the crimes and punishment of Sam Bankman-Fried. But in the…

FTX Investors Wants SBF To Help Go After Celebrity Promoters: Report

coingape.com Affected investors of FTX Derivatives Exchange have moved to drop some of the claims levied against Sam Bankman-Fried, the former CEO of the trading platform, a move that…

Watch Live: Countdown To The Most Important 'Halving' In Bitcoin History

zerohedge.com Watch Live: Countdown To The Most Important 'Halving' In Bitcoin History We've previewed the shit out of this 'halving' (here, here, here, and here most recently) and now…

Mango Markets Hacker Found Guilty, Faces 20 Years in Prison: Reuters

cryptonews.com The Mango Markets hacker, Avraham Eisenberg, was found guilty on Thursday in a Manhattan federal court for orchestrating a scheme that resulted in the theft of approximately…

FTX empties FTT treasury wallet, transferring assets worth over $250 million

cryptoslate.com The bankrupt FTX exchange emptied its FTT treasury account to a new wallet address on April 18. Arkham Intelligence’s dashboard showed that the transferred assets from the…

Is Bybit the Next FTX?

newsweek.com Sam Bankman-Fried recently lodged an appeal against his conviction for fraud and his 25-year prison sentence. In November of last year, the disgraced grifter, who previously…

Inside Grindr's plan to squeeze its users

platformer.news I. Today let’s talk about how the growing pressure for dating apps to generate more revenue is shaking up the online dating industry — and in particular the world’s premier…

Trader convicted of Mango Markets fraud in first U.S. crypto manipulation case

theglobeandmail.com A cryptocurrency trader was convicted of fraud on Thursday, after prosecutors accused him of stealing about $110 million by rigging the Mango Markets exchange. Jurors in…

'Is It Priced In?'

decrypt.co With the Bitcoin halving just a day away, it would seem that by now most people would have gotten their answer to the enduring question: "Is it priced in?" But that won’t…

Crypto trader convicted in $110M Mango Markets fraud trial: Bloomberg

blockworks.co Crypto trader Avraham Eisenberg was convicted on Thursday in relation to trades he made in October 2022 to extract more than $100 million from Mango Markets, according to a…

Crypto-Focused Investment Firm Backed by Citadel Securities Eyeing $1,000,000,000 Valuation in Latest Raise: Report

dailyhodl.com A crypto investment firm backed by financial giant Citadel Securities is reportedly eyeing a $1 billion valuation after launching its latest round of fundraising. According…

SOTM Mar 28-Apr 3, 2024

5264302.fs1.hubspotusercontent-na1.net Welcome to our 166th issue of State of the Market, where we provide an overview of crypto market activity from March 28 – April 3, 2024. Sam Bankman-Fried is sentenced to 25…

Will FTX’s customers be repaid?

economist.com In the days after the fall of his crypto exchange, Sam Bankman-Fried opened a Google Doc and began to type. Beneath the title “probably bad ideas” he listed potential…

Crypto-Focused Investment Firm Backed by Citadel Eyeing $1,000,000,000 Valuation in Latest Raise: Report

dailyhodl.com A crypto investment firm backed by financial giant Citadel is reportedly eyeing a $1 billion valuation after launching its latest round of fundraising. According to a new…

This Week in Web3: Bitcoin Halving, Stablecoins, Bankman-Fried

pymnts.com The bitcoin halving is imminent, and crypto is on everyone’s mind this week. That’s because the technical event, which happens every four years and serves to create more…

Cyprus SEC Extends FTX Europe’s License Suspension Until September 2024

cryptonews.com Following FTX’s collapse, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) extended the suspension of FTX Europe’s license until September 2024. CySEC Directive…

Eisenberg defence leans into ‘code is law’ in closing argument

dlnews.com Four days after exploiting a loophole in Solana-based decentralised exchange Mango Markets, notorious crypto trader Avraham Eisenberg went on social media and said his…

Crypto PAC Spent Millions to Get Alabama Candidate on Path Toward Congress

coindesk.com Shomari Figures, a Washington insider with a lengthy progressive resume, didn't pull in the most money in direct contributions as he sought one of Alabama's seats in the…

Kraken Releases Own Crypto Wallet, Joining Competition With Coinbase, MetaMask

coindesk.com Kraken, the second-biggest U.S.-based crypto exchange, has developed its own wallet, catching up to its rival Coinbase in the product arena and joining a saturated field…

Looking at Sam Bankman-Fried's Appeals Process

coindesk.com As expected, Sam Bankman-Fried's legal team filed a notice of his intent to appeal his conviction on fraud and conspiracy charges. So far all we have is just the notice –…

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Charles Grassley Probe CFTC Chair About Alleged Ties With Sam Bankman-Fried

dailyhodl.com Two United States Senators are want answers from the Chair of the Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) over his connections to the disgraced founder of FTX, Sam…

U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Charles Grassley Demand CFTC Chair Rostin Benham Explain Ties To Sam Bankman-Fried

cryptonews.com United States Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Charles E. Grassley (R-IA) have demanded that Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chair Rostin Benham disclose…

Binance’s $4.3 Billion Settlement Faces DOJ Scrutiny Over FTX Ties In Monitorship Decision

bitcoinist.com In recent developments, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) has been reevaluating its choice of law firm to oversee the cryptocurrency exchange Binance as an independent…

Bitcoin ETFs are off to a bad start. Will things improve?

economist.com The path to approval for the first bitcoin exchange-traded funds (etfs) was long and arduous. Applications appeared before regulators in 2013, when the price of a bitcoin…

1 Billion Bitcoin P2P Traders: NoOnes Sets Sights on Nigeria and Global South

bitcoinmagazine.com I recently spoke with Ray Youssef, CEO of NoOnes, a peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin trading platform with numerous other functionalities, about how NoOnes is empowering its…

Senators probe CFTC chair’s ties with Sam Bankman-Fried

cryptobriefing.com Senators Warren (D, Massachusetts) and Grassley (R, Iowa) have intensified their scrutiny of CFTC Chair Behnam’s relationship with Sam Bankman-Fried, the convicted former…

State of the Network’s Q1 2024 Wrap-Up

coinmetrics.substack.com Get the best data-driven crypto insights and analysis every week: In this special edition of State of the Network, we take a data-driven look at the most important events…