Danny Nelson

Danny Nelson

Danny is CoinDesk's managing editor for special projects. He formerly ran investigations for the Tufts Daily. At CoinDesk, his beats include (but are not limited to): federal policy, regulation, securities law, exchanges, the Solana ecosystem, smart money doing dumb things, dumb money doing smart things and tungsten cubes. He owns BTC, ETH, and SOL, as well as the LinksDAO NFT.

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Mango Markets to Resume Crypto Trading, SEC Be Damned
Developers behind the Solana-based crypto exchange aren't letting a little scrutiny from federal regulators stop Mango Markets.
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Where Do Metaverses Go From Here?
Tech futurist Cathy Hackl breaks down the key trends in metaverse development. Plus: Genesis news and Policy Week. [reward]03782508-9608-4f1c-8973-591e65bc35a8[/reward]
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Solana Liquid-Staking Tool Marinade Looks to Bolster Its Token Value With Staked SOL Capture
Pseudonymous Marinade developer Cerba said the effort will bring more legitimacy to mSOL, which is ahead of Lido’s Solana LSD token despite that big-name protocol’s dominance on Ethereum.
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First Hearing in Genesis Bankruptcy Case Set for Monday
Genesis filed for bankruptcy late Thursday.
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US Lays Claim to $700M of Assets Linked to Bankman-Fried, FTX
The U.S. and is now seeking their forfeiture.
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SEC Sues Eisenberg for Draining Mango Markets, Alleges MNGO a Security
It’s the latest case to emerge from Avraham Eisenberg’s “highly profitable trading strategy.”
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Genesis Claims $5.1B in Liabilities in First-Day Bankruptcy Filing
Three of the institutional crypto brokerage's entities filed for Chapter 11 protection late Thursday.
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Empresas de préstamos de criptomonedas de Genesis se declaran en quiebra
El colapso de FTX de finales de 2022 fue la gota que rebalsó el vaso para Genesis, que a principios de ese año había sufrido pérdidas de varios cientos de millones de dólares debido a su exposición al fallido fondo de cobertura de criptomonedas Three Arrows Capital.
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Genesis' Crypto Lending Businesses File for Bankruptcy Protection
The collapse of FTX in late 2022 was the final straw for Genesis, which earlier that year reportedly suffered losses of several hundred million dollars due to its exposure to failed crypto hedge fund Three Arrows Capital.
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SBF’s Deluded Substack, Crypto in DC and Gutter NFTs
“Carpe Consensus” dives into the latest crypto news, from Sam Bankman-Fried’s new blog to Yuga Labs’ sewer-themed non-fungible token project. Plus: Marta Belcher joins to provide an update on crypto regulation. [reward]c4d09234-e6c7-489c-8d19-971d236c6871[/reward]
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