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CDCROP: Alex Mashinsky, founder and former CEO of Celsius Network at Consensus 2019 (CoinDesk)

Ex-CEO of Bankrupt Crypto Lender Celsius Withdrew $10M Weeks Before Company Froze Customer Accounts: Report

Mashinsky resigned as CEO last Tuesday; the company filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in mid July.

Oct 2, 2022
CDCROP: Celsius Thermometer (Unsplash/Modified by CoinDesk)

Crypto Lender Celsius Shouldn't Reopen Custody Withdrawals, US Trustee Says

The regulatory body tasked with overseeing Celsius’ bankruptcy proceedings has asked a New York judge to deny the failed crypto lender’s recent motions to reopen customer withdrawals and sell off its $23 million in stablecoin holdings, calling the actions impulsive and premature.

Sep 30, 2022
CDCROP: CFTC logo

CFTC Charges Digitex Founder Adam Todd With Running Illegal Crypto Derivatives Trading Platform

Adam Todd, the founder of crypto futures and spot market exchange Digitex, has been charged by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for multiple violations of the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA).

Sep 30, 2022


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CDCROP: Jakarta, Indonesia First Sunrise in 2016 (Getty Images)
Indonesia Has Global Plans for Local Crypto Tokens

The country sees the tokens as a way to boost its economy.

Sep 22, 2022
CDCROP: UK United Kingdom British England Flag (Unsplash)
Crypto Remains a Priority for UK Under New Leader, Drawing Industry Excitement

The U.K. government is still set on turning the country into a crypto hub despite the recent cabinet shuffle and new prime minister.

Sep 21, 2022
CDCROP: Red sky apocalyptic skyline (Patrick Perkins/Unsplash)
How the Tech Elite Plans to Escape an 'Apocalypse' of Its Own Making

Excerpted from Survival of the Richest: Escape Fantasies of the Tech Billionaires

Sep 19, 2022
CDCROP: Prime Minister Kishida Press Conference (Zhang Xiaoyu - Pool/Getty Images)
Politicians, Not the Usual Bureaucrats, Take the Reins on Web3 in Japan

A handful of lawmakers are forming new policies, bypassing the usual lengthier route.

Sep 19, 2022

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