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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…

Here’s Where Grassroots Crypto Adoption Is Highest

BanksterCrime: by Tyler Durden Of 154 countries analyzed by blockchain data platform Chainalysis, India ranks the highest in grassroots crypto adoption by far. While countries with higher purchasing power would naturally score better when looking at transaction volumes, according to Chainalysis…

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,…

U.S. SEC Sues Richard Heart, Hex, and PulseChain on Unregistered Securities and Fraud Allegations Heart Raised Over $1 Billion Across Three Different Unregistered Securities Offerings, the SEC Alleged

BanksterCrime: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) sued internet marketer Richard Schueler, known online as Richard Heart, and his projects Hex, PulseChain and PulseX, alleging he raised over $1 billion across three different unregistered securities offerings beginning in 2019….

Bitcoin ETF Race Begins: Has Institutional Trust Returned To Crypto?

by Tyler Durden Wednesday, Jul 05, 2023 – 06:20 AM Authored by Prashant Jha via CoinTelegraph.com, Seven institutional firms have filed for a spot Bitcoin ETF in the U.S., including the world’s largest asset manager BlackRock, driving optimism and higher…

Money Lost To Crypto Ponzi Schemes In 2022 Surpasses Hacks And Exploits

According to a new report by TRM, more money was lost to cryptocurrency Ponzi schemes and scams throughout 2022 than to hacks and exploits. In the past year, crypto investors were scammed through various Ponzi schemes to the tune of…