Sam Reynolds

Sam Reynolds

Sam Reynolds is a senior reporter based in Taipei. Sam was part of the CoinDesk team that won the 2023 Gerald Loeb award in the breaking news category for coverage of FTX's collapse. Prior to CoinDesk, he was a reporter with Blockworks and a semiconductor analyst with IDC.

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The market ponders Joe Biden's future (Jon Tyson/Unsplash)
Biden Dropout Chances Rise to 68% After Covid Diagnosis
President Joe Biden said during an interview that if a medical condition emerged, he'd consider dropping out of the race.
The market ponders Joe Biden's future (Jon Tyson/Unsplash)
head and shoulders shot of Flowdesk CEO Guilhem Chaumont
Market Maker Flowdesk Doubled Down on the U.S. as Things Looked Bleak. Now That Bet Is Paying Off
Flowdesk's CEO made a contrarian bet on the U.S. while the SEC was waging war on crypto. Fast forward a year, and the country has bitcoin ETFs, ether ETFs are imminent and pro...
head and shoulders shot of Flowdesk CEO Guilhem Chaumont
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OKX Wallet Hits 100 Protocol Support as It Adds TON Compatibility
There is a growing TON-based economy, using Telegram as a hub, and activity tends to increase when new gamification features are added.
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Guo Wen-gui in April 2017 (VOAnews/Wikipedia)
Steve Bannon-Linked Chinese Businessman Found Guilty in Fraud Scheme
Guo was found guilty on nine charges, including racketeering, fraud, and money laundering
Guo Wen-gui in April 2017 (VOAnews/Wikipedia)
LAUREL, MARYLAND (May 10, 2024) Director of the United States Secret Service, Kimberly Cheatle, speaks during the Secret Service Wall of Honor Ceremony at the James J. Rowley Training Center in Laurel, Maryland. (DHS photo by Tia Dufour)
U.S. Secret Service Chief Probably Won't Be Fired, Polymarket Bets Signal
The shooting at Trump's rally created severe concerns with the Secret Service's planning. Plus: Another all-time high for Trump's odds of victory; bettors think BTC will conti...
LAUREL, MARYLAND (May 10, 2024) Director of the United States Secret Service, Kimberly Cheatle, speaks during the Secret Service Wall of Honor Ceremony at the James J. Rowley Training Center in Laurel, Maryland. (DHS photo by Tia Dufour)
Ethereum (ethereum.org)
Staked Ether Close to All-Time High as ETF Approval Nears
Polymarket bettors give a 90% chance that ether ETFs will be approved by July 26.
Ethereum (ethereum.org)
John J. Ray has worked to clawback funds spend by the previous operators of the defunct FTX exchange. (Wikimedia Commons)
Jump Trading Drags FTX Estate to Court Over $264M Serum Token Loan
Jump Trading's Tai Mo Shan subsidiary is seeking nearly $264 million in damages over a failed delivery of SRM tokens – more than the protocol's current market cap.
John J. Ray has worked to clawback funds spend by the previous operators of the defunct FTX exchange. (Wikimedia Commons)
GSR co-founders Cristian Gil and Rich Rosenblum (GSR)
GSR and Wealth Manager St. Gotthard Execute Options Trade Tied to CoinDesk 20 Index
The trade based on the CD20 index marks a milestone in digital asset options, enhancing institutional risk management, GSR said in a release.
GSR co-founders Cristian Gil and Rich Rosenblum (GSR)
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AI Tokens Outperform CoinDesk 20 Index Tuesday Despite Clouds Forming Over Industry
New research from Goldman Sachs and Sequoia challenges assumptions that Artificial Intelligence and Large Language Models can change the world.
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Sydney Opera House in Australia (Stanbalik/Pixabay)
Australian Securities Exchange Gives Green Light to DigitalX's Bitcoin ETF
DigitalX Bitcoin ETF will trade on the ASX as BTXX
Sydney Opera House in Australia (Stanbalik/Pixabay)