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Derivatives' Old Guard Fights FTX Chief Over Plan to Cut Out Middlemen

FTX CEO Bankman-Fried testified at a House hearing, defending his CFTC proposal to directly clear customers’ margin-backed derivatives.

FTX CEO Bankman-Fried testified at a House hearing, defending his CFTC proposal to directly clear customers’ margin-backed derivatives.


Crypto Is a Luxury Good

Unwrapping Sam Bankman-Fried's analogy about money-printing boxes.

Unwrapping Sam Bankman-Fried's analogy about money-printing boxes.


Wall Street Goes Crypto in the Bahamas

The inaugural Crypto Bahamas conference was a four-day flex of FTX’s expanding empire – with a new era of “corporate crypto” firmly on display.

The inaugural Crypto Bahamas conference was a four-day flex of FTX’s expanding empire – with a new era of “corporate crypto” firmly on display.


Crypto Venture Capital's Rejection of Venture Capital and ‘The Box’

The mechanics behind crypto yield farming are eerily simple, but that simplicity should act as a warning label rather than an advertisement.

The mechanics behind crypto yield farming are eerily simple, but that simplicity should act as a warning label rather than an advertisement.


Sam Bankman-Fried: The Man, the Hair, the Vision

SBF is 30 and his company, FTX, is everywhere. He'll be appearing at CoinDesk's Consensus festival in June.

SBF is 30 and his company, FTX, is everywhere. He'll be appearing at CoinDesk's Consensus festival in June.


Waves Founder Blames Short Sellers for Its Woes. Here's Why That's a Red Flag

To longtime finance observers, blaming shorts often looks like the last desperate deflection of a project in denial about its failures.

To longtime finance observers, blaming shorts often looks like the last desperate deflection of a project in denial about its failures.


Post-Modern Monetary Theory

Why we’ve been living in a monetary experiment.

Why we’ve been living in a monetary experiment.


Praxis Raises $15M in Series A Funding Round

The startup is trying to build a city organized around remote work.

The startup is trying to build a city organized around remote work.


Crypto Donations to Ukraine Jump to $20M

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried and Chain.com CEO Deepak Thapliyal have contributed.

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried and Chain.com CEO Deepak Thapliyal have contributed.


FTX US Attains $8B Valuation in $400M Fundraise Including SoftBank, Temasek

The cryptocurrency exchange intends to use the funds to launch new business lines and explore strategic investments and acquisitions.

The cryptocurrency exchange intends to use the funds to launch new business lines and explore strategic investments and acquisitions.