FTX founder and former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried goes on trial on Oct. 3 for his actions as the CEO of the crypto exchange and its fall. Follow the latest developments of one of the most anticipated trials in the financial industry here.
The FTX founder participates in ‘prisonomics’ at a Brooklyn detention center where demand for mackerel pouches outshines interest in Bitcoin and crypto. Convicted FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has battered seafood delicacies with fellow inmates during his time at the Brooklyn…
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has denied Sam Bankman-Fried’s request for release, citing concerns over his previous attempts to tamper with witnesses and the need to maintain the integrity of the judicial process.
Attorneys for the government and defense delivered their closing arguments in United States v Sam Bankman-Fried, the trial over FTX’s multi-billion dollar collapse where prosecutors allege that the founder built his crypto empire atop a “pyramid of lies”.
Sam Bankman-Fried’s testimony concluded on Oct. 31 as prosecutors outlined inconsistencies in his statements and defense lawyers pointed to erroneous management decisions taken by other executives like FTX co-founder Gary Wang and ex-Alameda Research CEO Caroline Ellison.