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Sam Bankman-Fried's trade store has been getting special treatment on FTX for years

Sam Bankman-Fried’s trade store has been getting special treatment on FTX for years

Alameda Research has been allowed to exceed normal borrowing limits on the FTX exchange since its inception, Sam Bankman-Fried says, in a concession that illustrates how the former billionaire’s trade shop was given preferential treatment compared to customers years before the 2022 crypto crisis. In an interview with the Financial Times, the 30-year-old described the …

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How the Collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried's Crypto Empire Disrupted AI

How the Collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried’s Crypto Empire Disrupted AI

SAN FRANCISCO — In April, a San Francisco artificial intelligence lab called Anthropic raised $580 million for research into “AI security.” Few people in Silicon Valley had heard of the year-long lab, which builds AI systems that generate language. But the amount of money promised to the small company dwarfed what venture capitalists were pouring …

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FTX Collapse: Inside Sam Bankman-Fried's $40 Million Luxury Bahamas Bunker

FTX Collapse: Inside Sam Bankman-Fried’s $40 Million Luxury Bahamas Bunker

Former Uber chief commercial officer Emil Michael discusses the collapse of FTX and the viability of the crypto industry. FIRST ON FOX: After allegedly robbing up to a million investors for billions of dollars worldwide, Fallen FTX crypto king Sam Bankman-Fried hides in an ultra-luxurious Bahamas resort, behind concrete walls and guarded checkpoints, a world …

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Bankman-Fried's FTX EXCLUSIVE Parents Bought Bahamian Property Worth $121 Million

Bankman-Fried’s FTX EXCLUSIVE Parents Bought Bahamian Property Worth $121 Million

FTX unit purchased 7 condos in upscale resort for “key personnel” Bankman-Fried’s parents named owners of $16.4 million vacation home Bankman and Fried tell Reuters: Seeking to return the deed to FTX NEW PROVIDENCE, Bahamas, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX, his parents and top executives of the failed cryptocurrency exchange have purchased at …

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Sam Bankman-Fried's mother once wrote an essay about solving problems rather than assigning blame when 'something goes horribly wrong'

Sam Bankman-Fried’s mother once wrote an essay about solving problems rather than assigning blame when ‘something goes horribly wrong’

Sam Bankman-Fried co-founded FTX in 2019.FTX The mother of Stanford law professor Sam Bankman-Fried once wrote an article titled “Beyond Blame.” Barbara Fried asked what would happen if the focus was on problem solving and not accountability. His son Sam Bankman-Fried co-founded FTX, which filed for bankruptcy last week. A series of essays written by …

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Sam Bankman-Fried's Crypto 'Fraud' Joins Hall of Shame With Madoff, Holmes

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Crypto ‘Fraud’ Joins Hall of Shame With Madoff, Holmes

It may be a little too soon to lump Sam Bankman-Fried into the same boat as infamous fraudster Bernie Madoff — or maybe not. The full post-mortem of his epic meltdown from crypto prodigy and billionaire to broke crypto villain extraordinaire won’t be ready for some time. Prosecutors for the US Attorney for the Southern …

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Sam Bankman-Fried's Alameda Quietly Used FTX Client Funds Without Raising Alarm, Sources Say

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Quietly Used FTX Client Funds Without Raising Alarm, Sources Say

tom williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images The quantitative trading firm founded by Sam Bankman-Fried was able to quietly use client funds from its FTX exchange in a way that flew under the radar of investors, employees and auditors in the process, a source says. The way they did it was to use …

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