Facing numerous crossroads, FTX.US President Brett Harrison decides to make a company exit, surprising staffers but not FTX chief SBF who said that his move had been "in the works for a while."
In an era where there are widespread calls to get big money out of politics in order to protect democratic processes, ‘crypto’ is going the other direction.
Binance US former chief Catherine Coley has been missing from the limelight since she was replaced under curious circumstances in 2021, and the conspiracy theories are hitting a fever pitch.
Legislators concerned about the amount of energy that some blockchain networks consume recently held invited six witnesses for insights on this issue.
White House describes Omarova as “one of the country’s leading academic experts on issues related to regulation of systemic risk and structural trends in financial markets.”
Hot on the heels of the sudden and mysterious resignation of new Binance.US CEO Brian Brooks comes more speculation the exchange may be under the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission probe.
Brian Brooks tweeted on August 6 that he was resigning as the CEO of Binance.US, adding that “despite differences over strategic direction, I wish my former colleagues much success.”
Binance will now require all users to prove their identities and verify their faces as it tightens AML checks, even as investors pulled out of $100M funding.
Prior to his appointment as Acting Comptroller in May 2020, Brian Brooks worked as general counsel at Coinbase.