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2/22/24: Wall Street Law Firm Sullivan & Cromwell Gets Sued Over Allegations It Aided and Abetted the FTX Crypto Fraud

By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: Ryne Miller, Former Sullivan & Cromwell Partner, Became General Counsel of FTX.US The 144-year old Wall Street go-to law firm, Sullivan & Cromwell, may be getting rich on the FTX bankruptcy legal fees, but it’s also…

IRS Classifies Crypto Staking Rewards As Taxable Income Upon Receipt

BanksterCrime: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has recently issued a ruling stating that United States cryptocurrency investors who receive rewards from staking services are required to include the value of those rewards in their gross income. On July 31, 2023,…

SEC v. Coinbase: Judge Questions SEC’s Ability to Protect Investors

Judge Katherine Polk Faila of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York recently held a pre-motion conference regarding the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) lawsuit against Coinbase. In their lawsuit filed in early June 2023, the regulator claims…

Bitcoin Faces Backlash: Bank Of England Governor Expresses Disapproval–Satan Soldiers Will Never Agree to Cryptocurrencies–There Going to be a War

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have long been a subject of debate and scrutiny within the financial world. Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey recently added his voice to the conversation, expressing skepticism about their status as true currencies. In a…

Crypto Market Rises by $30B in 48 Hours — Bitcoin Cash Leads With 88% Weekly Gain

On Sunday, June 25, the cryptocurrency market experienced a modest increase in value, climbing from $1.21 trillion two days prior to its current value of $1.24 trillion. Bitcoin has surged 15% in the past week, while ethereum has risen over…