Nasdaq CEO Hopes IPOs Will Resume In 2023, Calls For More Crypto Regulation

Nasdaq CEO Hopes IPOs Will Resume In 2023, Calls For More Crypto Regulation

Nov 30th (Reuters)-Adena Friedman, chief executive officer of Nasdaq Inc (NDAQ.O), said Wednesday she expects a quiet first half of 2023 for initial public offerings as investors remain cautious, but she hopes activity will pick up in second half of the year. There are currently about 200 companies in the pipeline for initial public offerings … Read more

Bankman-Fried says he’s ‘shocked’ by what happened at FTX – Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Bankman-Fried says he's 'shocked' by what happened at FTX - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Bankman-Fried says he was “shocked” by what happened at FTXBloomberg Markets and Finance “I’ve never tried to defraud anyone,” says FTX founder Sam Bankman-FriedCBC News “Close to Nothing” is what Sam Bankman-Fried says is leftBNN Bloomberg Opinion | Sam Bankman-Fried doesn’t read. This tells us everything.The Washington Post TUCKER CARLSON: Zelenskyy, Yellen and Bankman-Fried could … Read more

Axie Infinity is toxic to crypto gaming

Axie Infinity is toxic to crypto gaming

Blockchain games are only four years old, a toddler compared to the rest of the industry. He has a lot to grow, particularly when it comes to playing for money. I am a 28 year video game industry veteran. I produced 32 titles in that time period on everything from Sega Genesis to Oculus Rift. … Read more

Huobi, Poloniex announced strategic partnership despite initial denials of a merger

Huobi, Poloniex announced strategic partnership despite initial denials of a merger

Huobi and Poloniex announced a strategic partnership on November 30th. Reports of a planned merger of the two cryptocurrency exchanges surfaced and were denied last week. The two exchanges will “progressively cooperate” on Huobi’s HT coin ecosystem development, connectivity, liquidity sharing, and global compliance. Starting in December, Huobi’s advisory board will conduct a monthly assessment … Read more

UK charity backed by Bankman-Fried raises alarm to UK regulators

UK charity backed by Bankman-Fried raises alarm to UK regulators

A charity backed by Sam Bankman-Fried and his failed cryptocurrency exchange, FTX, has raised alarms with UK regulators raising questions about the viability of the non-profits it has funded. The Charity Commission for England and Wales, a British agency that regulates non-profits, said one of the charities had filed a “major accident report” linked to … Read more

Here’s everything that went wrong with FTX

Here's everything that went wrong with FTX

The sudden and catastrophic collapse of FTX has sent reverberations throughout the cryptocurrency industry. What was once the third largest cryptocurrency exchange is now in a death spiral that has left billions of dollars in limbo. If you’re wondering how FTX got to this point, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s a play-by-play of … Read more

Secret Service accuses 21 people of crypto money laundering

Secret Service accuses 21 people of crypto money laundering

A member of the U.S. Secret Service talks on a cell phone as U.S. President-elect Donald Trump attends meetings at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC November 10, 2016. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images The U.S. Attorney’s office for the Eastern District of Texas announced Wednesday that it has charged 21 individuals in … Read more