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01/28/2023

Federal prosecutors ask court to bar Sam Bankman-Fried from using Signal

Sam Bankman-Fried allegedly used Signal earlier this month to contact the general counsel of FTX..

Source: Engadget

01/28/2023

FTX founder Bankman-Fried objects to tighter bail, says prosecutors 'sandbagged' him

Lawyers for Sam Bankman-Fried on Saturday urged a U.S. judge not to ban the indicted FTX cryptocurrency executive from communicating with former colleagues as part of his bail, saying prosecutors "sandbagged" the process to put their client in the "worst poss…

Source: Reuters

01/28/2023

DOJ Seeks to Ban Sam Bankman-Fried From Contacting FTX Employees

Founder of failed crypto exchange allegedly reached out to the general counsel for the firm’s U.S. operation

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/28/2023

Prosecutors ask court to ban Sam Bankman-Fried from contacting FTX colleagues

US government alleges crypto founder communicated with potential witnesses in his criminal trial

Source: Financial Times

01/28/2023

FTX crypto founder Sam Bankman-Fried thought jail would be 'like The Shawshank Redemption': report

Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried reportedly said that he thought his time in prison in the Bahamas would be like the 1994 film "The Shawshank Redemption."

Source: Fox Business

01/28/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried Seeks Right to Transfer FTX's Crypto

Lawyers for the bankrupt crypto exchange's founder said there was no evidence for restricting his access to crypto held by FTX as part of bail conditions in a fraud trial.

Source: CoinDesk

01/28/2023

DOJ Claims Sam Bankman-Fried Tried to Influence Witness Testimony, Asks for Communications Ban

A court document filed by prosecutors on Friday alleges that Bankman-Fried messaged FTX US General Counsel Ryne Miller on Signal, asking to reconnect and “vet things with each other.”

Source: CoinDesk

01/27/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried thought jail would be 'like The Shawshank Redemption'

The former billionaire was reduced to using a hose and cold water to take a shower while languishing in a Bahamian prison.

Source: New York Post

01/23/2023

Chicken Fried Data: Chick-Fil-A Hit With Class Action Privacy Lawsuit

Chick-fil-A violated one of the US' only federal privacy laws by sharing video viewership data with Facebook, according to a new lawsuit.

Source: Gizmodo.com

01/23/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried lists DC house for $3.28M after feds seize $700M in assets

The fallen crypto mogul, otherwise known as SBF, is linked to this townhouse in the nation’s capital — and, on the heels of FTX’s implosion, it’s for sale.

Source: New York Post

01/21/2023

Feds seize more than $600 million in assets from FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried: Court filing

The assets were seized by the government this month, the filing shows.

Source: ABC News

01/21/2023

Feds have seized nearly $700M from FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried

Source: Google News

01/21/2023

Feds seized nearly $700 million from FTX founder Bankman-Fried

Federal prosecutors have seized nearly $700 million in assets from FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried in January, largely in the form of Robinhood stock, according to a Friday court filing.

Source: Reuters

01/20/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried tweets away while under house arrest

Disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is not staying quiet while under house arrest, using Twitter to weigh in as he awaits trial on several federal charges.

Source: Fox Business

01/20/2023

FTX lawyers accuse Sam Bankman-Fried of 'assault by Twitter'

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

01/20/2023

How Sam Bankman-Fried's Top Advisers Shaped State And Local Politics

As the disgraced mogul attempted to influence federal lawmaking, his political team was spreading money around to candidates further down the ballot.

Source: HuffPost

01/20/2023

Car drove into barricade outside Bankman-Fried's home, lawyers say

A car drove into a metal barricade outside Sam Bankman-Fried's home in California, his lawyers said on Thursday, in a recent incident they said underscores the security risks faced by the FTX founder and those ensuring his return to court.

Source: Reuters

01/20/2023

'You won't keep us out': Car drove into barricade outside Sam Bankman-Fried's house

The family hired a $10,000-a-week, armed security detail to guard the house after the accused cryptocurrency fraudster received death threats.

Source: New York Post

01/19/2023

How Sam Bankman-Fried's ties with the Clintons helped him dupe investors

SBF cultivated ties with A-list celebrities, politicians and investors alike — but one power couple in particular was key to boosting his profile.

Source: New York Post

01/19/2023

Is there no end to his arrogance? FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried inflated crypto dubbed 'Samcoins'

Disgraced crypto boss Sam Bankman-Fried, pictured, has been accused of artificially inflating the price of new digital currencies dubbed 'Samcoins' by insiders.

Source: Daily Mail

01/18/2023

Amanda Seyfried Flashed A Peek Of Her 💯 Abs, Underboob In Red Carpet Pics

Amanda Seyfried hit the Critics Choice Awards red carpet in an abs and underboob-baring Dior gown. The actress follows an 'everything in moderation' approach...

Source: Women's Health

01/18/2023

FTX reports $415 mln in hacked crypto, Bankman-Fried says FTX US is solvent

Bankrupt crypto exchange FTX said in a report to creditors on Tuesday that about $415 million in cryptocurrency had been stolen in hacks.

Source: Reuters

01/17/2023

Amanda Seyfried reveals wardrobe malfunction at Critics Choice Awards 2023

“It keeps breaking. I’m just going to take off my dress,” the “Dropout” actress quipped as one of her sleeves slipped off while on the red carpet.

Source: Page Six

01/16/2023

Keeping Max Fried is more important than Freddie Freeman or Dansby Swanson

The Braves have short-term and long-terms questions in their rotation that are still waiting to be answered.

Source: Batterypower.com

01/16/2023

Amanda Seyfried's dress kept 'ripping' at the Critics Choice Awards: 'What the heck!'

"The Dropout" star wore a gold archival Dior gown styled by Elizabeth Stewart.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/16/2023

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried continually playing 'hapless victim card': Pachal

Pete Pachal, tech analyst and CoinDesk chief of staff for content, discusses Rep. Adam Schiff's involvement in Twitter's alleged censorship and Sam Bankman-F...

Source: YouTube

01/16/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried gaslit anyone that challenged him, ex-FTX US boss says

Brett Harrison said Saturday that Bankman-Fried "responded at times with gaslighting and manipulation" when criticized.

Source: Business Insider

01/15/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried's dad lawyers up as FTX investigation intensifies

The father of disgraced FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has lawyered up, hiring an attorney who specializes in 'white collar criminal defense,' as officials look into his ties to the company.

Source: Daily Mail

01/15/2023

Bankman-Fried's Lavish Lifestyle Allegedly Revealed, Cuban Warns of Wash Trade Implosion, Experts Expect Soaring Gold Prices in 2023 — Week in Review – The Weekly Bitcoin News

More information has come to light allegedly revealing the lavish lifestyle of FTX co-founder and "altruist" Sam Bankman-Fried.

Source: Bitcoin.com

01/14/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried 'ordered FTX co-founder to create secret backdoor' to Alameda Research

A bombshell testimony has revealed that the co-founder of cryptocurrency exchange FTX was ordered by Sam Bankman-Fried to create a 'secret' backdoor to funnel money to Alameda Research.

Source: Daily Mail

01/13/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried ordered $65B 'secret backdoor line of credit,' lawyer says

Andrew Dietderich, an attorney for FTX, said that co-founder Gary Wang created a secret line of credit using customer funds that Sam Bankman-Fried ordered.

Source: New York Post

01/13/2023

Braves, Max Fried headed to arbitration

Atlanta settled with four of its five arbitration eligible players, but failed to reach a deal with Cy Young runner-up Max Fried. Fried’s salary will be set through arbitration for the second straight season.

Source: Batterypower.com

01/13/2023

Amanda Seyfried and Evan Rachel Wood Workshopping a ‘Thelma & Louise’ Musical Adaptation (EXCLUSIVE)

When Amanda Seyfried won a Golden Globe on Tuesday night, she wasn’t in the Beverly Hills ballroom due to being “deep in the process of creating a new musical” — and now we may kn…

Source: Variety

01/13/2023

Bloomberg, WSJ, CoinDesk Among the Media Outlets Seeking to Know Who Bailed Out Sam Bankman-Fried

Lawyers for the former CEO of failed crypto exchange FTX requested and were granted anonymity for two parties who backed the $250 million bond that sprung Bankman-Fried from jail.

Source: CoinDesk

01/13/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried's 'secret backdoor' worth $65 billion, court hears

"All this has left a shortfall in value to repay customers and creditors," Andrew Dietderich told the court, with $5 billion recovered so far.

Source: Business Insider

01/13/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried launches a newsletter to defend himself

‘I didn’t steal funds,’ arrested crypto executive writes.

Source: The Washington Post

01/12/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried speaks out for the first time since his arrest

Sam Bankman-Fried, the former crypto star turned alleged white-collar criminal, has spoken out for the first time since his arrest last month, publishing a lengthy blog post that appears to lay out his defense against fraud charges.

Source: CNN

01/12/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried's lawyers must be 'cringing' from Substack post amid FTX defense: Attorney

#SBF #FTX #yahoofinance Neama Rahmani, president of the West Coast Trial Lawyers and former federal prosecutor, joins Yahoo Finance Live anchors Dave Briggs...

Source: YouTube

01/12/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried Resurfaces With Fresh Defense of FTX Collapse on Substack

The Wall Street Journal’s full markets coverage.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/12/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried launches Substack: ‘I didn’t steal funds, and I certainly didn’t stash billions away’

Disgraced former billionaire SBF continues to downplay the extent of his role in the collapse and bankruptcy of crypto exchange, FTX.

Source: TechCrunch

01/12/2023

Mike Novogratz Wants to 'Punch' Crypto Titans Sam Bankman-Fried, Barry Silbert

Source: Bloomberg

01/11/2023

Kevin Costner, Zendaya & Amanda Seyfried Share Reactions To Golden Globe Wins After Missing Award Show

The Golden Globes celebrated the best in film and television but there were some honorees that were not able to make it to the ceremony. After missing out on the show, Kevin Costner, Zendaya and Am…

Source: Deadline

01/11/2023

Inside Sam Bankman-Fried's $1 Billion Bet on a Bitcoin Miner on the Kazakh Steppe - WSJ

Genesis Digital is one of the largest assets in the FTX-Alameda wreckage

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/11/2023

Coinbase Strikes a Massive Blow to Bankman-Fried and FTX

Cryptocurrency exchange CEO Brian Armstrong delivers a scathing critique of his rival.

Source: TheStreet

01/10/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried Associate Nishad Singh Is Third to Meet With Prosecutors

Source: Bloomberg

01/09/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried’s defense team led by battle-tested lawyers

Sam Bankman-Fried was charged with stealing billions of dollars from FTX customers while misleading investors and lenders connected to his crypto-trading firm Alameda Research.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/09/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried's Defense Team Led by Battle-Tested Lawyers

Source: Google News

01/09/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried's Defense Team Led by Battle-Tested Lawyers

FTX founder turns to former federal prosecutors with experience in high-profile cases

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/08/2023

DOJ Officially Seizes Over $456,000,000 Worth of Robinhood Shares Tied to FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has officially seized the shares of popular trading app Robinhood linked to Sam Bankman-Fried despite objections from the disgraced FTX founder’s legal team.

Source: The Daily Hodl

01/07/2023

FTX Collapse: Bankman-Fried Breaks His Silence to Defend His Image

The disgraced crypto king was released on bail on Dec. 21. He will stand trial in October.

Source: TheStreet

01/07/2023

Prosecutors launch website to notify Sam Bankman-Fried's alleged victims

Federal law requires prosecutors to contact possible crime victims.

Source: ABC News

01/06/2023

Prosecutors Step Up Pressure on Bankman-Fried's Associates

US authorities are ratcheting up pressure on Sam Bankman-Fried’s inner circle as they scrutinize former close FTX associate Nishad Singh, according to people...

Source: YouTube

01/06/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried Asks for Seized Robinhood (HOOD) Shares to Help Pay Legal Fees

Source: Bloomberg

01/06/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried’s lawyers just filed a claim to keep his $450 million in Robinhood shares, arguing he needs them for legal fees

The disgraced crypto founder, once worth $26.5 billion, said he only has $100,000 in his bank account.

Source: Fortune

01/06/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried Seeks to Keep Grasp on $450M in Robinhood Shares

The FTX founder and former CEO says he needs the money to pay his legal fees, despite rival claims by the company and by crypto lender BlockFi.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/05/2023

US Closes In on Bankman-Fried Inner Circle With Probe of FTX Chief Engineer

(Bloomberg) -- US authorities are ratcheting up pressure on Sam Bankman-Fried’s inner circle as they scrutinize former close FTX associate Nishad Singh...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/05/2023

US Closes In on Bankman-Fried Inner Circle With Probe of FTX Chief Engineer

Source: Bloomberg

01/05/2023

US Closes In on Bankman-Fried Inner Circle With Probe of FTX Chief Engineer

Source: Bloomberg

01/05/2023

US Closes In on Bankman-Fried Inner Circle With Probe of FTX Chief Engineer

Source: Bloomberg

01/05/2023

FTX lawyer tied to poker scandal reportedly flipped on Sam Bankman-Fried

FTX’s former “chief regulatory officer” Dan Friedberg reportedly flipped on Sam Bankman-Fried in late November.

Source: New York Post

01/05/2023

Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Research Joins Chorus Objecting to Binance Voyager Buy

The $1 billion transaction has also been opposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission and Texas regulators

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/05/2023

US government moves to seize $460 million Robinhood stake linked to Sam Bankman-Fried

The US government is stepping into a contentious, multijurisdictional legal battle over the ownership of hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of assets connected to the collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried's crypto empire.

Source: CNN

01/05/2023

Exclusive: FTX's former top lawyer aided U.S. authorities in Bankman-Fried case

FTX's former top lawyer Daniel Friedberg has cooperated with U.S. prosecutors as they investigate the crypto firm's collapse, a source familiar with the matter said, adding pressure on founder Sam Bankman-Fried who was arrested on criminal fraud charges last …

Source: Reuters

01/04/2023

U.S. DOJ to seize $465 million of Robinhood shares tied to Bankman-Fried

U.S. prosecutors are in the process of seizing shares of Robinhood Markets Inc <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/HOOD.O" target="_blank">(HOOD.O)</a> tied to Sam Bankman-Fried, who has been <a href="/legal/bankman-fried-set-enter-not-guilty-plea-ftx-…

Source: Reuters

01/04/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried and ex-girlfriend face ANOTHER lawsuit over 'one of largest frauds in US history'

The legal woes of Sam Bankman-Fried and his ex over the multi-billion dollar collapse of FTX have deepened after a lawsuit filed in California demanded damages over 'one of the largest frauds in US history'.

Source: Daily Mail

01/04/2023

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried pleads not guilty to fraud

Disgraced crypto king Sam Bankman-Fried pleaded not guilty to a slew of charges related to his defunct cryptocurrency exchange in federal court in Manhattan....

Source: YouTube

01/03/2023

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried pleads not guilty in crypto case

FTX founder and fallen cryptocurrency guru Sam Bankman-Fried pleaded not guilty through his attorney at his arraignment Tuesday on charges he misappropriated billions, defrauding customers and investors in companies he controlled while allegedly concealing hi…

Source: The Washington Post

01/03/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried pleads not guilty in FTX fraud case; October trial set

Sam Bankman-Fried pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to criminal charges that he cheated investors in his now-bankrupt FTX cryptocurrency exchange and caused billions of dollars in losses, in what prosecutors have called an "epic" fraud.

Source: Reuters

01/03/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried pleads not guilty to 8 counts of wire fraud, securities fraud, and conspiracy

FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to all 8 counts of fraud and conspiracy he is facing for his role in the collapse of the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/03/2023

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried to appear in court Tuesday

Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced founder of bankrupt crypto exchange FTX, is set to appear in person in a Manhattan federal court on Tuesday to face charges that include cheating investors out of billions of dollars.

Source: CNN

01/02/2023

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried to plead not guilty at scheduled New York City arraignment: reports

Sam Bankman-Fried, at his arraignment in U.S. District Court in Manhattan Tuesday, will likely plead not guilty to fraud, money laundering and other charges over FTX's collapse.

Source: Fox Business

01/02/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Research troubles predate FTX: Report

SBF had claimed that the operations of FTX and Alameda were independent, but the recent lawsuit has revealed that both firms worked in conjecture from day one.

Source: Cointelegraph

01/01/2023

Sam Bankman-Fried offered lenders 20% returns in a scramble to rescue his crypto empire from an earlier crisis in 2018, report says

Troubles at FTX and its sister company Alameda Research predated events of 2022 leading to their total collapse, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Source: Business Insider

01/01/2023

The ultimate insider's guide to the dramatic downfall of Sam Bankman-Fried, Caroline Ellison, and FTX

Catch up on the history and latest developments of the FTX scandal and its founder Sam Bankman-Fried, who is expected to enter a plea on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

12/31/2022

UPDATED: Southwest's meltdown shows the Friedman Doctrine is a disaster waiting to happen

UPDATE: Sunday, Jan 1, 2023 · 12:13:44 AM +00:00 · xaxnar UPDATE: Zeynep Tufekci at The NY Times has posted The Shameful Open Secret Behind Southwest’s Failure It adds a new term to the story — technical debt — and confirms that management decisions...

Source: Dailykos.com

12/31/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX saga is full of shady financial details

In one example, FTX execs allegedly hid $8 billion in liabilities in what Bankman-Fried referred to as "our Korean friend's account."

Source: Business Insider

12/31/2022

Who should play Sam Bankman-Fried, Caroline Ellison in FTX movie

Apple was reportedly nearing a deal for the rights to adapt a book on Sam Bankman-Fried and FTX, meaning a movie or TV show is on the horizon.

Source: Business Insider

12/30/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Denies Moving Alameda-Linked Funds: ‘None of These Are Me’

SBF tweeted for the first time since December 12 to push back against speculation that he moved Alameda funds.

Source: Decrypt

12/30/2022

Bankman-Fried set to enter not guilty plea in FTX fraud case

Sam Bankman-Fried is expected on Tuesday to enter a plea of not guilty to criminal charges that he cheated investors and looted billions of dollars at his now-bankrupt FTX cryptocurrency exchange, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Source: Reuters

12/30/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried denies moving funds from Alameda wallets

The movement of funds and the manner in which it was moved raised suspicions within the crypto community.

Source: Cointelegraph

12/30/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Likely to Plead Not Guilty to Fraud Charges - WSJ

U.S. prosecutors had charged the FTX founder with engaging in criminal conduct that contributed to the cryptocurrency exchange’s collapse

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/30/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried met with top Biden aides at least 4 times in 2022

Most recently, Bankman-Fried met with Steve Ricchetti, counselor to the president, on September 8, sources told Bloomberg.

Source: Business Insider

12/30/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried allegedly cashes out US$684,000, on-chain data show

On-chain data showed that Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of the now-bankrupt FTX exchange, sent around 570 Ether worth US$684,000 to a Seychelles-based...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/30/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Met With White House Staffers Before His Fraud Arrest

Sam Bankman-Fried reportedly held 4 meetings with members of President Joe Biden's cabinet in 2022 before his FTX empire collapsed, leading to his arrest on federal fraud charges.

Source: TMZ

12/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried spent $200M in FTX customer funds on investments, feds say

One of Bankman-Fried’s investments reportedly went toward the banking app Dave, which disclosed a $100 million windfall last March that purportedly came from FTX Ventures.

Source: New York Post

12/29/2022

Here's what Sam Bankman-Fried's life looks like under house arrest

The Palo Alto home where Sam Bankman-Fried is staying has five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a swimming pool.

Source: Business Insider

12/29/2022

The Psychedelic Toad That Inspired ‘Deep Fried’ Memes and Cast a Spell on TCU Fans

The amphibian’s fame was once held to just Futurama fans. Now, nothing can contain this hypnotic toad and all its glory.

Source: Sports Illustrated

12/29/2022

Elon Musk Tells Employees Tesla Will Be 'Most Valuable Company On Earth, Sam Bankman-Fried Set To Enter Plea On Fraud Case, Twitter 'Should Feel Faster': Today's Top Stories

Reuters Elon Musk Tells Employees Tesla Will Be 'Most Valuable Company On Earth' Long Term As He Rallies Support For Big Quarter-End Push Elon Musk gave a...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Is a Problem for Robinhood Stock. One Reason Not to Worry.

Analysts at Morgan Stanley are eyeing the trading platform's big cash pile as a source of buoyancy as the shares get dragged under by the crypto chaos.

Source: Barron's

12/29/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried likely to enter plea deal: report

Sam Bankman-Fried is expected to enter a plea deal next week to fraud charges connected to the collapse of cryptocurrency FTX Reuters reported.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/28/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to enter plea in FTX fraud case

Sam Bankman-Fried is expected to enter a plea next week to criminal charges he defrauded investors and looted billions of dollars in customer funds at his failed FTX cryptocurrency exchange.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to enter plea in FTX fraud case

Source: Google News

12/28/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried borrowed $546 million from his hedge fund to buy a Robinhood stake

When Sam Bankman-Fried bought a nearly 7.6% stake in Robinhood, the popular stock-trading app, earlier this year, he financed the deal with more than half a billion dollars borrowed from his own hedge fund — the entity that prosecutors say was illegally funne…

Source: CNN

12/28/2022

Why Solana Was Decimated by Bankman-Fried’s Downfall

The blockchain heavily tied to the disgraced founder of FTX has been badly wounded by his unmasking. Here are the headwinds facing the formerly hot project and its SOL token.

Source: CoinDesk

12/28/2022

FTX investor: People like Sam Bankman-Fried think they can get away with this

Source: YouTube

12/28/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried 'incriminated' himself: Johnson

FOX Business' Cheryl Casone, Adviser Investments portfolio manager Adam Johnson and Belpointe Chief strategist discuss fallout from the FTX collapse and foun...

Source: YouTube

12/28/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX saga is getting more weird and strange.

FTX directed users to wire money to a fake online electronics retailer, and SBF bought Robinhood using customer funds — Insider's Phil Rosen breaks it down.

Source: Business Insider

12/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried meets with The Big Short author Michael Lewis while on house arrest

Lewis, 62, reportedly met with Bankman-Fried for several hours on Friday at the $4 million home of the accused crypto fraudster's parents, who are both Stanford University law professors.

Source: Daily Mail

12/27/2022

Anger as Meghan Markle branded a ‘narcissist’ on same scale as Trump, Musk, Kanye West and Bankman-Fried

‘There is literally no planet where Meghan Markle belongs with this group of people,’ says author and CNN analyst Kirsten Powers

Source: Independent

12/27/2022

Alameda Lent Sam Bankman-Fried $546 Million for Robinhood Stake

Source: Bloomberg

12/27/2022

Alameda Lent Sam Bankman-Fried $546 Million for Robinhood Stake

(Bloomberg) -- FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried said he and former executive Gary Wang borrowed more than $546 million from Alameda Research to buy a nearly 8% ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/27/2022

Alameda Lent Sam Bankman-Fried $546 Million for Robinhood Stake

Source: Bloomberg

12/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried met with 'Big Short' writer Michael Lewis during house arrest

Disgraced FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried already appears to be turning his crypto saga into a blockbuster, with the help of a top writer who penned “The Big Short.”

Source: New York Post

12/27/2022

'Big Short' author met Sam Bankman-Fried during house arrest: Report

Apple was reportedly nearing a deal for Lewis' eventual book on Bankman-Fried's fall and FTX's collapse.

Source: Business Insider

12/27/2022

Bankman-Fried's criminal case assigned to judge in Trump, Prince Andrew cases

Sam Bankman-Fried's criminal case over the collapse of his FTX cryptocurrency exchange has been reassigned to a judge recently known for handling defamation lawsuits against former U.S. President Donald Trump and a sexual abuse lawsuit against Britain's Princ…

Source: Reuters

12/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried avoided sardine breakfast in 'Fox Hell' prison, got toast and jam

While the prison conditions weren't as bad as they could have been, they were bad enough for SBF to agree to be extradited to the United States.

Source: Business Insider

12/27/2022

Bankman-Fried case reassigned because judge's husband has ties to FTX

The criminal case concerning disgraced cryptocurrency mogul Sam Bankman-Fried has been reassigned due to a conflict of interest stemming from ties to FTX.

Source: Fox Business

12/27/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Borrowed From Alameda to Buy Robinhood Shares

Alameda took out a loan pledging those same shares as collateral.

Source: CoinDesk

12/27/2022

Bankman-Fried's Fraud Case Is Reassigned After Original Judge Recused Herself

Source: Bloomberg

12/27/2022

LegalEagle explains just how deep a hole Sam Bankman-Fried has dug

LegalEagle’s detailed analysis of the known fraud charges facing crypto “genius” Sam Bankman-Fried. In a race to see who can cut the better deal to testify against “SBF,&#82…

Source: Boing Boing

12/27/2022

Former SEC Chair Jay Clayton weighs in on the case against Sam Bankman-Fried

Former SEC Chair Jay Clayton joins CNBC's 'Squawk Box' to weigh in on the case against FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried following his release on $250 million ba...

Source: YouTube

12/27/2022

Meghan Markle is branded a 'narcissist' akin to Bankman-Fried, Kanye, Trump

A writer for Politico has called Meghan Markle a 'narcissist' akin to the likes of Donald Trump, Kanye West, Elizabeth Holmes and Sam Bankman-Fried in a year-end story.

Source: Daily Mail

12/27/2022

Caroline Ellison 'Knew That It Was Wrong,' Implicates Sam Bankman Fried

Misleading financial statements hid just how entangled Alameda and FTX finances were.

Source: Decrypt

12/26/2022

Business partners turn on Sam Bankman-Fried

The stunning collapse of one of crypto's most prominent firms has quickly morphed into a legal battle pitting former executives and ex-romantic partners against one another.

Source: CNN

12/26/2022

Emails reveal Sam Bankman-Fried's courtship of federal regulators

The cryptocurrency billionaire employed several former regulators who aided his efforts to woo top CFTC officials, emails obtained by the Los Angeles Times...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/25/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried found 'chilling' in JFK airport lounge on $250M bail bond

Just three days after being released on a personal recognizance bond, a crypto community member allegedly spotted SBF “chilling” in a John F. Kennedy International Airport lounge.

Source: Cointelegraph

12/24/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was 'chilling' in the American Airlines lounge at JFK before flying business class to his parents' home to await trial

The cofounder and former CEO of collapsed crypto trading platform FTX was spotted at JFK airport on Thursday before flying to his parents' home.

Source: Business Insider

12/23/2022

Bankman-Fried, FTX execs received billions in hidden loans, ex-Alameda CEO says

<a href="/business/how-did-bankman-fried-secure-250-mln-bail-2022-12-22/">Sam Bankman-Fried</a> and other FTX executives received billions of dollars in secret loans from the crypto mogul's Alameda Research, the hedge fund's former chief told a judge when she…

Source: Reuters

12/23/2022

Caroline Ellison confesses she ‘knew it was wrong’ to take part in Sam Bankman-Fried’s alleged fraud

“I am truly sorry for what I did,” Caroline Ellison said. “I knew that it was wrong.”

Source: New York Post

12/23/2022

Ex-Alameda CEO Caroline Ellison says she and Sam Bankman-Fried misled FTX investors in court plea

Former Alameda Research CEO Caroline Ellison said she knowingly FTX misled lenders.

Source: Fox Business

12/23/2022

Ellison Admits She, Bankman-Fried Misled FTX Lenders

Source: YouTube

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried moves in with his parents after posting $250 million dollar bail

Source: YouTube

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried moves in with his parents after posting $250 million dollar bail

CNBC's Kate Rooney joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the most recent updates in the Sam Bankman-Fried case, including his bond payment and bail agreement condi...

Source: YouTube

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's ex Caroline Ellison faced 110 years in jail before plea

The former Alameda hedge fund CEO pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges in an agreement signed on Monday.

Source: New York Post

12/23/2022

Bankman-Fried's Incredible Shrinking ‘$250 Million Bond’

The FTX founder signs another remarkable deal.

Source: CoinDesk

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried fights FTX, creditors over $450M Robinhood stake

Sam Bankman-Fried is battling to keep a $450 million stake in retail stock Robinhood that FTX’s new boss is trying to claw back, according to court records.

Source: New York Post

12/23/2022

Bernie Madoff's lawyer says Sam Bankman-Fried should 'shut up'

Attorney Ira Lee Sorkin, who represented Bernie Madoff, advises Sam Bankman-Fried to "shut up" and "don't talk" following the fallen FTX founder's $250 million bail posting.

Source: Fox Business

12/23/2022

The terms of the $250 million bail agreement for FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried

CNBC's Mackenzie Sigalos details the latest news surrounding FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, including how the bail process works to allow him to be released ...

Source: YouTube

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, new FTX bosses battle over $450m in Robinhood shares

Bankrupt crypto lender BlockFi and FTX creditor Yonatan Ben Shimon are also laying claim to Bankman-Fried's Robinhood stake.

Source: Business Insider

12/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried arrives at parents' residence to start house arrest

Sam Bankman-Fried arrived at his parents’ Palo Alto, California, home Friday after being released on a record $250 million bond and placed under house arrest.

Source: New York Post

12/23/2022

FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried is back in the US, released on $250 million bail

Sam Bankman-Fried was released from federal custody to live with his parents while awaiting trial on fraud and money laundering charges relating to his failed crypto exchange FTX.

Source: The Verge

12/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried expected to face eight criminal charges in New York

FTX founder must remain under strict supervision at parents’ California home, judge says

Source: The Guardian

12/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried arrives in the U.S. as FTX, Alameda execs plead guilty

Source: YouTube

12/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried lands in U.S. as two FTX executives plead guilty to fraud

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is back on U.S. soil as two of his former executives pleaded guilty to fraud charges. CNBC's MacKenzie Sigalos joins 'Squawk Bo...

Source: YouTube

12/22/2022

FTX Execs Plead Guilty While Throwing Sam Bankman-Fried Under the Bus

SBF was extradited overnight from the Bahamas to New York where he's expected to be arraigned Thursday.

Source: Gizmodo.com

12/22/2022

Associates of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried plead guilty to wire fraud, other charges filed by SEC

Caroline Ellison, the former Alameda Research CEO, and Zixiao Wang, former Chief Technology Officer of FTX Trading LTD, pleaded guilty to charges filed by the SEC amid FTX's collapse.

Source: Fox Business

12/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's former friends pleaded guilty and are cooperating in the FTX fraud case

Caroline Ellison and Gary Wang, who served as executives at Sam Bankman-Fried’s fallen crypto firms Alameda Research and FTX, have pled guilty to federal fraud charges and are cooperating with prosecutors.

Source: The Verge

12/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Lands in New York to Face the Music: Report

The disgraced crypto wunderkind agreed to be extradited from the Bahamas on Wednesday.

Source: Daily Beast

12/21/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried seeks bail deal while being extradited to US

Lawyers for Sam Bankman-Fried are negotiating with federal prosecutors in New York on a bail arrangement that would enable him to avoid detention, people familiar with the matter told CNN.

Source: CNN

12/21/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's extradition hearing set for Wednesday

A hearing is scheduled for Wednesday in a Bahamian court to take up the issue of the FTX founder's possible extradition U.S.

Source: Fox Business

12/21/2022

FTX's Bankman-Fried signs extradition papers as Wednesday hearing looms

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has signed legal papers paving the way for his extradition from The Bahamas to the United States, where he faces fraud charges over the cryptocurrency exchange's collapse, a Bahamas official said on Tuesday.

Source: Reuters

12/21/2022

FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried agrees to be extradited

The cryptocurrency exchange boss is expected to travel to the US to face fraud charges, the BBC understands.

Source: BBC News

12/20/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried will fly from Bahamas to U.S. Wednesday to face criminal charges

Sam Bankman-Fried is set to return to the U.S., where he faces multiple criminal charges tied to the collapse of his crypto exchange FTX.

Source: CNBC

12/20/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried defies advice of his lawyers by agreeing to U.S. extradition

Source: YouTube

12/20/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX wined and dined top regulator official at ritzy DC restaurant, emails show

EXCLUSIVE — Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced former FTX CEO facing prison time, wined and dined a top government regulator official at a swanky Washington, D.C., restaurant with his FTX colleagues while lobbying for friendly industry regulations, emails show.

Source: Washington Examiner

12/20/2022

With Sam Bankman-Fried's Hedge Fund Gone, Crypto Trading Firm Wintermute Emerges

By deftly navigating crypto’s frontier markets and winning big on the collapse of Terra’s stable coin, Wintermute has grown into one of the world’s leading crypto trading firms. Now it must navigate a market littered with carcasses and landmines.

Source: Forbes

12/20/2022

Bankman-Fried agrees to extradition from Bahamas to face U.S. charges

Former crypto CEO’s decision could expedite the resolution of the criminal and civil cases against him.

Source: The Washington Post

12/19/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried appears in Bahamas court as US awaits extradition

Founder of collapsed crypto exchange FTX to face criminal and civil charges in New York

Source: Financial Times

12/19/2022

This 26-year-old FTX customer lost access to $14,000 when Sam Bankman-Fried's exchange collapsed. Now he plans to keep his money in stocks.

"I'm going to pivot more to stocks," he said. "Stocks have more policies in place in case something goes wrong."

Source: Business Insider

12/19/2022

Riot Games files to terminate FTX deal, cut ties to Sam Bankman-Fried

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried plays League of Legends, and Riot Games says the association is hurting its reputation. The motion to end the partnership is part of the FTX bankruptcy case.

Source: Polygon

12/19/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried set to drop extradition fight

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried Monday morning arrived in court in the Bahamas where he is expected to drop his extradition fight, clearing a significant hurdle to return him to US soil to be prosecuted on multiple charges of fraud and conspiracy.

Source: CNN

12/19/2022

Kevin O’Leary Interview: The Dagger That Finished Sam Bankman-Fried Off

In the exclusive debrief for The Pavlovic Today on the Senate hearing on the FTX crash, Kevin O'Leary opens up about Sam Bankman-Fried and the conversation they had prior to the former crypto billionaire's razorblade indictment and arrest in the Bahamas.

Source: Thepavlovictoday.com

12/19/2022

Why Sam Bankman-Fried may decide to drop his fight against being extradited to the U.S.

CNBC's Mackenzie Sigalos discusses the latest headlines in the FTX collapse, including sources saying founder Sam Bankman-Fried could agree to be transferred...

Source: YouTube

12/19/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Planning to Drop Extradition Fight

Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced co-founder of crypto exchange FTX, is planning to drop his fight against extradition to the US where he faces a range of cri...

Source: YouTube

12/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to appear in court Monday to drop extradition fight

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried is expected to appear in a Bahamas court on Monday to reverse his decision to contest extradition to the US, a person familiar with the matter told CNN.

Source: CNN

12/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Is Expected to Consent to Extradition From Bahamas

FTX co-founder has been in custody in Nassau since his arrest Monday

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/18/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried reportedly to agree to extradition, reverse course at next Bahamas court hearing

The ex-cryptocurrency executive Sam Bankman-Fried reportedly is to reverse course at a Bahamas court hearing Monday and stop fighting extradition back to the US to face federal charges.

Source: Fox Business

12/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried appeared 'a little arrogant' and 'awfully scared' when he arrived at Bahamas prison but is now in 'good spirits,' official says

An official at the Bahamas Fox Hill prison, known for its harsh conditions, told The Washington Post Sam Bankman-Fried was ready to 'face the music.'

Source: Business Insider

12/17/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried will now surrender himself for extradition before Bahamian court Monday: Source

Founder and former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried will not contest extradition to the U.S. in an about face just days after being remanded to Bahamas prison.

Source: CNBC

12/17/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried seeks to reverse decision on contesting extradition: Report

Sam Bankaman-Fried is expected to appear in court in the Bahamas to reverse decision about contesting extradition.

Source: Cointelegraph

12/17/2022

Exclusive: Sam Bankman-Fried to reverse decision on contesting extradition

Former FTX Chief Executive Sam Bankman-Fried is expected to appear in court in the Bahamas on Monday to reverse his decision to contest extradition to the United States, where he faces fraud charges, a person familiar with the matter said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

12/16/2022

Mark Gottfried gets 3-year show cause from NCAA for violations at Cal State-Northridge

Former Alabama player, coach was at CSUN through 2021

Source: AL.com

12/16/2022

FTX’s Bankman-Fried could face long road to fraud trial

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was swiftly indicted after the collapse of his crypto empire, but a trial in New York is likely more than a year away as...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Needs New Defense Besides 'Sorry,' Lawyers Say

Source: Bloomberg

12/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Needs New Defense Besides 'Sorry,' Lawyers Say

Source: Bloomberg

12/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Needs New Defense Besides 'Sorry,' Lawyers Say

Source: Bloomberg

12/16/2022

Former FTX spokesman Kevin O'Leary defends endorsement of Bankman-Fried's crypto firm

Kevin O'Leary appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box to address his Senate testimony and his sponsorship deal with FTX, trading barbs with CNBC's anchors.

Source: CNBC

12/16/2022

FTX back in bankruptcy court as Sam Bankman-Fried tries again for bail in the Bahamas

CNBC's MacKenzie Sigalos previews today's FTX bankruptcy hearing which includes a joint effort by journalists to unseal the full list of FTX account holders....

Source: YouTube

12/16/2022

FTX in photos: Sam Bankman-Fried's arrest in the Bahamas, new CEO John Ray III testifying and more

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Bahamas arrest and the FTX hearings this week gave us a glimpse at many of the players emerging in this financial collapse which could be bigger than Enron.

Source: Fox Business

12/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried is in jail, but legal watchers are wondering: Where's ex-girlfriend Caroline Ellison?

The sparse indictment against former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried is tight-lipped on prosecutors' sights on others in his circle, like Caroline Ellison.

Source: Business Insider

12/16/2022

Ex-FTX CEO Bankman-Fried says he was just distracted. Feds disagree.

Federal authorities are arguing Sam Bankman-Fried orchestrated a massive fraud, despite the former crypto CEO's insistence he was just in over his head.

Source: The Washington Post

12/15/2022

These lawmakers probing FTX's collapse got donations from Sam Bankman-Fried and cronies

Accused crypto crook Sam Bankman-Fried and his FTX associates pumped nearly $95,000 to several members of the House Financial Services Committee.

Source: New York Post

12/15/2022

FTX insider alerted Bahamian authorities before Sam Bankman-Fried arrest

#FTX #sambankmanfried #yahoofinance Yahoo Finance's Alexis Keenan joins the Live show to discuss the latest surrounding Sam Bankman-Fried's arrest and charge...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2022

FTX ally warned authorities days before Bankman-Fried arrest

Ryan Salame told the Bahamian securities commission that funds were being used improperly

Source: The Guardian

12/15/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's relatives asked Bahamas prison if he could get vegan meals there: report

Relatives of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried have called the prison where he is being held in Nassau, Bahamas, to ask if he could get vegan meals delivered, a report says.

Source: Fox Business

12/15/2022

FTX Bahamas co-CEO Ryan Salame blew the whistle on FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried

FTX Digital Markets co-CEO alerted the securities regulator in the Bahamas to the fraud being committed at the exchange, telling the authorities that FTX was sending customer funds to Alameda Research.

Source: Cointelegraph

12/15/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's relatives called the Bahamas prison he's being held at to ask if he can get vegan meals, per Bloomberg

Sam Bankman-Fried was denied bail and is being held at the Fox Hill correctional center in Nassau that is known for overcrowding and harsh conditions.

Source: Business Insider

12/14/2022

Bahamian authorities were tipped off by top Bankman-Fried associate

FTX executive told securities regulator crypto exchange was likely funnelling cash to Alameda trading firm

Source: Financial Times

12/14/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried said he wears an Emsam patch. What's that?

His supposed use of the depression medication had kicked up some rumors.

Source: Slate Magazine

12/14/2022

New FTX CEO John Ray is making $1300 an hour to clean up Sam Bankman-Fried's collapsed crypto empire

Ray slammed former FTX execs, adding that the exchange was run by a "very small group of grossly inexperienced and unsophisticated individuals."

Source: Business Insider

12/14/2022

FTX's Bankman-Fried donated about $40M this political cycle. Here's who benefited.

The FTX founder pumped about $40 million this cycle into political donations, mostly to Democrats. Federal prosecutors alleged he broke campaign finance laws.

Source: The Washington Post

12/14/2022

In sweltering Bahamas courtroom, Bankman-Fried fights incarceration

Cordoned-off roads, a sweltering courtroom and numerous delays marked Sam Bankman-Fried's first in-person public appearance since his crypto company collapsed.

Source: Reuters

12/14/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, Caroline Ellison retain high-powered white collar lawyers amid FTX probe

Ex-FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and Alameda Research CEO Caroline Ellison have retained criminal defense attorneys specializing in white-collar crimes as they face investigation.

Source: Fox Business

12/14/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Faces Fraud Charges, Lawsuits Tied to FTX Collapse | WSJ

In less than 24 hours, FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was arrested, charged with eight counts of fraud, and sued by both the Securities and Exchange Commissio...

Source: YouTube

12/14/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Charged With Criminal Fraud, Conspiracy

Charges are latest twist in saga that has rattled world of cryptocurrencies

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/14/2022

What Sam Bankman-Fried, arrested in the Bahamas, got for his baffling media blitz.

The disgraced FTX founder didn’t help his case by giving a gazillion interviews, and he probably made it worse.

Source: Slate Magazine

12/14/2022

Bankman-Fried case 'far worse than I thought': analyst

Breitbart Economics and Finance editor John Carney and former acting Council of Economics Advisers chair Tomas Philipson weigh in on the charges against form...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2022

FTX CEO Says Sam Bankman-Fried Released Crypto in Bahamas to Undermine Chapter 11

John J. Ray III, appearing before Congress, accused the FTX founder of seeking to undermine its bankruptcy process by aiding Bahamas authorities in a $100 million crypto transfer

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/13/2022

Why Feds Busted FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Now

DOJ was happy to let Sam Bankman-Fried talk himself into prison, but likely wanted to avoid the embarrassing optics of him testifying before Congress from his Bahamian villa.

Source: Daily Beast

12/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried charged with fraud as first congressional hearing closes – as it happened

US Congress commences hearing on the collapse of the cryptocurrency exchange, less than 24 hours after its former chief executive was arrested

Source: The Guardian

12/13/2022

Live updates: FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried faces fraud and conspiracy charges

FTX founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, is facing fraud and conspiracy charges from multiple authorities. Meanwhile, the House Financial Services Committee forged ahead with a hearing into the crypto exchange’s recent implosion.

Source: The Washington Post

12/13/2022

Live updates: FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried charged with fraud, money laundering

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was arrested in the Bahamas on the eve of a U.S. House hearing on the crypto exchange's collapse.

Source: CNBC

12/13/2022

Full Text: Draft of Sam Bankman-Fried's Written Testimony to House Before Arrest

Source: Bloomberg

12/13/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried charged with fraud

FTX crypto exchange founder Sam Bankman-Fried has been indicted on eight criminal charges, including wire fraud and conspiracy by misusing customer funds, ac...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2022

How screwed is Sam Bankman-Fried?

A month after the collapse of his cryptocurrency exchange, the FTX founder has finally been arrested, pending charges from the Southern District of New York. Based on the complaint released by the Securities and Exchange Commission, his legal prospects do not…

Source: Washington Examiner

12/13/2022

FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried is facing criminal fraud charges

Criminal charges have been filed against former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried. The first charges revealed are from the SEC, which has accused him of defrauding investors who poured in over $1.8 billion since 2019.

Source: The Verge

12/13/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in Bahamas

FTX founder faces fraud and money laundering charges. FOX Business' Kelly O'Grady with more.Subscribe to Fox Business! https://bit.ly/2D9CdseWatch more Fox B...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2022

SEC Charges Samuel Bankman-Fried with Defrauding Investors in Crypto Asset Trading Platform FTX

Source: Sec.gov

12/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX's founder, is arrested in the Bahamas

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of failed crypto exchange FTX, was arrested in the Bahamas on Monday after US prosecutors filed criminal charges against him, according to a statement from the government of the Bahamas.

Source: CNN

12/13/2022

Former FTX CEO Bankman-Fried arrested in Bahamas after U.S. files charges

(Editor's note: This story contains language in paragraph 18 that some readers may find offensive)

Source: Reuters

12/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in Bahamas ahead of US criminal charges

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

12/13/2022

Senators slam Sam Bankman-Fried for refusing to testify before banking panel on FTX collapse

Senators Sherrod Brown and Pat Toomey said ex-FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried declined to testify at a committee hearing in "an unprecedented abdication of accountability."

Source: Fox Business

12/13/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in Bahamas

Disgraced FTX founder and former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has been arrested in the Bahamas.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2022

Bahamas Told Bankman-Fried to Mint New Crypto as FTX Collapsed, Lawyers Say

(Bloomberg) -- Bahamas government officials worked closely with Sam Bankman-Fried and tried to help him regain access to key computer systems of bankrupt FTX...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/12/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in Bahamas, US expected to request extradition, authorities say

Bahamian authorities on Monday arrested Sam Bankman-Fried, disgraced founder of the cryptocurrency exchange, FTX, after the US filed charges against him.

Source: Fox Business

12/12/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in the Bahamas after U.S. files criminal charges

Sam Bankman-Fried's arrest is the first concrete move by regulators to hold individuals accountable for the multibillion-dollar implosion of FTX last month.

Source: CNBC

12/12/2022

Report: Stanford Law professor parents of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Friedfear financial ruin - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Source: Triangle Business Journal

12/12/2022

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried refuses to testify before Senate, committee says

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried refused to testify at a Wednesday hearing in front of the Senate Banking Committee.

Source: CNBC

12/12/2022

CEO Michael McCaffrey bought Bahamas pad with $43M in loans from Sam Bankman-Fried: report

Michael McCaffrey stepped down as CEO of The Block last week after news of the loans was first reported by Axios. The Block issued a statement confirming the report.

Source: New York Post

12/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to testify before Congress remotely: 'Quite overbooked'

Bankman-Fried said he’s “quite overbooked” and has security concerns about “paparazzi” if he were to travel to Washington, DC.

Source: New York Post

12/12/2022

Caroline Ellison hires lawyer as US reportedly weighs fraud case against Sam Bankman-Fried

Ellison, the ex-CEO of Alameda Research, reportedly was spotted grabbing coffee at a SoHo eatery in Manhattan last week — and has hired Stephanie Avakian, a partner at white-shoe law firm Wil…

Source: New York Post

12/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's teacher parents with him, father pushes class

Sam Bankman-Fried's parents, both Stanford Law School professors, are reportedly living in the Bahamas with him amid the fallout of FTX's collapse.

Source: Business Insider

12/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's parents staying in Bahamas, fear his legal fees will 'wipe them out'

Joseph Bankman and Barbara Fried are both law professors at Stanford University.

Source: New York Post

12/11/2022

FTX ex-CEO Sam Bankman-Fried says he wants to start a new business

Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced founder of the failed crypto-exchange FTX, says he wants to start a new business to help his investors make back the money they lost in the crash.

Source: Fox Business

12/11/2022

FTX Collapse: Bankman-Fried Will Testify Before Congress on Dec. 13

The founder of the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange was under the threat of a subpoena.

Source: TheStreet

12/10/2022

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Calls Sam Bankman-Fried a “Fraudster” As Former Rivals Trade Accusations on ...

The chief executive of the world’s largest crypto exchange is sounding off against Sam Bankman-Fried, claiming that the disgraced FTX founder is a “fraudster.”

Source: The Daily Hodl

12/10/2022

US prosecutors are reportedly investigating FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried for fraud

In a recent meeting between FTX, federal prosecutors and FBI agents, Justice Department officials asked for documents from the crypto exchange..

Source: Engadget

12/10/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to testify as lawmakers demand answers on FTX's downfall

Bankman-Fried said he'll try to "shed light" on FTX's solvency and collapse.

Source: ABC News

12/10/2022

Actor Gary Friedkin Dead At 70 From COVID Complications

In an obituary, his family encouraged “everyone to get vaccinated and boosted to protect their family and community."

Source: HuffPost

12/09/2022

Class Action Lawsuit Against FTX’s Celebrity Promoters and Sam Bankman-Fried Is Quietly Dropped

A class action lawsuit filed against former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and a host of paid celebrity promoters for the now-defunct crypto exchange has been...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/09/2022

Class Action Lawsuit Against FTX's Celebrity Promoters and Sam Bankman-Fried Is Quietly Dropped

The suit, filed in Miami last month, called FTX a “house of cards, a Ponzi scheme where the FTX entities shuffled customer funds between their opaque affiliated entities.”

Source: CoinDesk

12/09/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Set to Testify to Congress About FTX Collapse

House Financial Services Committee has scheduled hearing for Tuesday

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/09/2022

Gary Friedkin dead at 70: Happy Days star - who was Ewok in Star Wars - passes after COVID-19 battle

The veteran actor passed away with family at his side at Hospice House in Youngstown, Ohio due to complications from the novel coronavirus.

Source: Daily Mail

12/09/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's Alameda Research Secretly Funded Crypto Media Site The Block and Its CEO

CEO Michael McCaffrey has resigned as a result of the loans coming to light, The Block confirmed.

Source: CoinDesk

12/09/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried says he'll testify next week about FTX Collapse

The embattled ex-CEO said he'll testify in front of Congress about FTX's sudden downfall..

Source: Engadget

12/09/2022

Effective altruism reckons with the post-Sam Bankman-Fried moment

Inside the first major effective altruism conference since the collapse of crypto firm FTX.

Source: Vox

12/09/2022

Madoff prosecutor: ‘Highly unusual’ for Sam Bankman-Fried to be speaking publicly

Source: Google News

12/09/2022

Rivals Worried Sam Bankman-Fried Tried to Destabilize Crypto on Eve of FTX Collapse

‘Stop trying to depeg stablecoins,’ Binance’s Changpeng Zhao wrote in a chat to the FTX founder

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/09/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried to testify to Congress over FTX failure

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

12/09/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried agrees to testify at U.S. House hearing on Tuesday

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried agreed to testify before the House in a series of Tweets that also pinned some blame on Binance founder Changpeng Zhao.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried says he'll testify before Congress

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of the failed crypto exchange FTX, has agreed to testify before the House Financial Services Committee next week as questions and confusion swirl about the collapse of his companies.

Source: CNN

12/09/2022

FTX Revival Proposal Supported by Sam Bankman-Fried Lifts FTT Token

The crypto exchange's founder tweeted his support for influencer Ran Neuner's revival idea, sending the battered tokens as much as 47% higher.

Source: CoinDesk

12/08/2022

Coinbase CEO slams Sam Bankman-Fried: 'This guy just committed a $10 billion fraud, and why is he getting treated with kid gloves?'

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried has received "a lot of softball interviews" from the media, according to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong.

Source: Business Insider

12/08/2022

Did Sam Bankman-Fried Finally Admit the Obvious?

In an exchange with YouTuber Coffeezilla, the former CEO disclosed that client funds weren’t segregated as promised.

Source: CoinDesk

12/08/2022

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried hit with campaign finance complaint over GOP 'dark' money

CREW's campaign finance complaint against Sam Bankman-Fried comes nearly a month after his FTX crypto exchange filed for bankruptcy protection.

Source: CNBC

12/08/2022

House Finance Chair Rep. Maxine Waters subpoena of Sam Bankman-Fried over FTX collapse 'on the table'

Maxine Waters, chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, does not plan to subpoena FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried to testify next week in Washington, according to reports.

Source: Fox Business

12/08/2022

Senate Committee to Subpoena FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried If He Does Not Testify Voluntarily

The Senate Banking and House Financial Services Committees are holding hearings on FTX's collapse next week.

Source: CoinDesk

12/07/2022

House Financial Services Chair Waters doesn't plan to subpoena Sam Bankman-Fried to testify at hearing on FTX collapse

House Financial Services Chair Maxine Waters tells members there are no current plans to subpoena FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried for his testimony.

Source: CNBC

12/07/2022

The fate of Sam Bankman-Fried's investments

Sam Bankman-Fried invested billions into startups. Those companies are wondering what happens next.

Source: Axios

12/07/2022

Ex-FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried admits he should've done more stress testing before crypto firm's collapse

Sam Bankman-Fried spoke in a Twitter Space about the collapse of FTX and Alameda Research, along with his failure to stress test the crypto firms he founded.

Source: Fox Business

12/06/2022

Bankman-Fried, Ellison tap attorneys as FTX probes ramp up

FTX founder and former chief executive Sam Bankman-Fried and Caroline Ellison, head of its now-defunct trading affiliate, have tapped defense attorneys as U.S. authorities probe the crypto exchange's collapse, according to a spokesperson for Bankman-Fried and…

Source: Reuters

12/06/2022

Interactive: Here are the politicians who received money from FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s spokesman says she has donated the funds received to a nonprofit

Source: MarketWatch

12/06/2022

Why Does Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Owe Bahamas Margaritaville Resort $50,000

Source: Bloomberg

12/06/2022

US bank Silvergate defends ties to Sam Bankman-Fried's crypto groups

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

12/06/2022

Why Isn’t Sam Bankman-Fried Behind Bars Yet?

Spoiler alert: it hasn’t yet been determined whether he did anything criminal.

Source: Decrypt

12/05/2022

New FTX CEO Testimony 'False,' Bankman-Fried Says

The crypto exchange’s founder said documentation existed, despite John Ray bemoaning poor record-keeping.

Source: CoinDesk

12/05/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried says he wants to testify before Congress on FTX collapse

Cryptocurrency exchange founder pledges to testify ‘once I have finished learning and reviewing what happened’

Source: The Guardian

12/05/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried could face years in prison over FTX's $32 billion meltdown — if the U.S. ever gets around to arresting him

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried remains in the Bahamas, even as regulators are rumored to be building a case against him. Why isn't he in jail yet?

Source: CNBC

12/05/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried says he will testify before House when he's 'finished learning and reviewing what happened'

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried said on Sunday that he will testify before Congress when he's "finished learning and reviewing what happened."

Source: Fox Business

12/05/2022

Bankman-Fried says he will testify before U.S. House committee

Source: Reuters

12/04/2022

Anna Sorokin: Sam Bankman-Fried media apology tour is scam

Convicted scammer Anna Sorokin — AKA Anna Delvey — thinks the FTX founder is just trying to lay the groundwork for a legal defense.

Source: Business Insider

12/04/2022

Crypto ‘smart’ money? Big traders fell for Sam Bankman-Fried

I was shocked when I first learned how a hot mess like Sam Bankman-Fried got away with convincing so many seemingly smart people that he was such a boy genius of investing.

Source: New York Post

12/04/2022

Elon Musk Suspects Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Donated Over $1 Billion to Support Democrats – Bitcoin News

Elon Musk says that former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) probably donated over $1 billion to support the Democratic Party.

Source: Bitcoin.com

12/03/2022

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong says it’s ‘baffling’ FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried isn’t ‘in custody already’

“There’s a very open and shut case for fraud,” said Armstrong, adding it’s “bizarrre” the media isn’t calling Bankman-Fried a “criminal.”

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/03/2022

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong says it’s ‘baffling’ FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried isn’t ‘in custody already’

“There’s a very open and shut case for fraud,” said Armstrong, adding it’s “bizarrre” the media isn’t calling Bankman-Fried a “criminal.”

Source: Fortune

12/03/2022

Ackman Says Recent Comments on Bankman-Fried Were Misinterpreted

Source: Bloomberg

12/03/2022

Former FTX users say the failed crypto exchange was a ‘Ponzi scheme.’ Here’s how those work, and what we know about how Sam Bankman-Fried operated

SBF, as Bankman-Fried was often called, says he didn’t commit fraud. But bankruptcy specialists say the findings so far are ‘pretty devastating.’

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/03/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's trading shop was given special treatment on FTX for years

Alameda Research was exempt from borrowing limits applied to exchange’s other clients, former billionaire tells FT

Source: Financial Times

12/02/2022

'We want him here': Maxine Waters urges Bankman-Fried to testify

The former FTX CEO has signaled he would be open to testifying.

Source: Politico

12/02/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried claims he 'misaccounted' $8B in FTX funds

Math doesn’t seem to be the MIT graduate’s strength.

Source: New York Post

12/02/2022

Why Hasn't Sam Bankman-Fried Been Arrested Yet?

Bernie Madoff was arrested in a matter of days after his fraud came to light, but SBF is still a free man. What gives?

Source: New York Magazine

12/01/2022

FTX Investors Are Squeezed by US for Information on Firm and Bankman-Fried

US authorities are asking crypto investors and trading firms that worked closely with FTX to hand over information on the company and its key figures, including founder Sam Bankman-Fried and the former head of his Alameda Research investment arm, Caroline Ell…

Source: Bloomberg

12/01/2022

FTX Investors Are Squeezed by US for Information on Firm and Bankman-Fried

Source: Bloomberg

12/01/2022

FTX Investors Are Squeezed by US for Information on Firm and Bankman-Fried

Source: Bloomberg

12/01/2022

FTX Investors Are Squeezed by US for Information on Firm and Bankman-Fried

Source: Bloomberg

12/01/2022

If Sam Bankman-Fried Isn't Lying, Crypto Is in Trouble

Source: Bloomberg

12/01/2022

Elon Musk vs. Tim Cook, Sam Bankman-Fried's media apology tour, and why shopping on Amazon is getting worse

Crypto detective "Coffeezilla" tells Nightcap's Jon Sarlin that somebody at FTX "criminally screwed up." Plus, The Washington Post's Geoffrey Fowler on how Amazon risks turning customers off by showing so many ads in search results. And CNN's Clare Duffy has …

Source: CNN

12/01/2022

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried met with top officials at the CFTC more than 10 times over the past 14 months, says chairman Rostin Behnam

Sam Bankman-Fried, the former CEO of failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX, met with CFTC officials more than 10 times over the past 14 months.

Source: CNBC

12/01/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried speaks on FTX collapse: “I didn’t ever try to commit fraud”

Bankman-Fried does public interview despite his lawyers urging him to stay quiet.

Source: Ars Technica

12/01/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried: 'Look, I screwed up'

Sam Bankman-Fried, the 30-year-old founder of the bankrupt crypto exchange FTX, said he "didn't ever try to commit fraud on anyone," while admitting he made mistakes as chief executive.

Source: CNN

12/01/2022

‘I’ve Had a Bad Month’: Sam Bankman-Fried Ignores Lawyers to Make Awkward Public Appearance

The disgraced white knight of crypto gave a live interview about FTX mismanagement, drugs, and potential criminal fraud charges

Source: Rolling Stone

12/01/2022

Ex-FTX boss Bankman-Fried: 'I didn't try to commit fraud'

Sam Bankman-Fried says he has almost no money left after the collapse of the global crypto exchange.

Source: BBC News

11/30/2022

Chevy Chase Has Now Been Relegated to Doing Publicity Stunts for Fried Chicken Chains

Clark Griswold recreated his iconic Christmas light scene at a Raising Cane's restaurant in suburban Chicago.

Source: Cracked.com

11/30/2022

UK charity backed by disgraced crypto kingpin Sam Bankman-Fried sounds alarm to British regulators after FTX collapse

The implosion of Sam Bankman-Fried's firms amid a tsunami of new legal troubles casts doubt on the future of the charities he helped underwrite.

Source: CNBC

11/30/2022

FTX billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried funneled dark money to Republicans

The crypto entrepreneur was thought to be a big donor to Democrats but now acknowledges he gave equally to GOP

Source: The Guardian

11/30/2022

Report: Former billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried says he's down to $100,000 in bank account

Sam Bankman-Fried said "basically everything" he had was tied up in the now-failed company, making his financial situation "complicated."

Source: USA Today

11/30/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Made Secret Donations to Republicans

In a newly published phone call SBF claims, "reporters freak the fuck out if you donate to a Republican because they’re all super liberal."

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/30/2022

Fear of 'angry people' drove Bankman-Fried to open withdrawals for Bahamians

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried said he decided to open up withdrawals in order to appease the local Bahamian population.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried talks about failures, FTX, CFTC, regulation and crypto

The former CEO tells Axios about what helped lead to FTX's collapse.

Source: Axios

11/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried only has $100,000 left in bank account: Axios

The former cryptocurrency exchange CEO once had a net worth of $26 billion. But after the collapse of FTX, he's lost almost everything, he told Axios

Source: Business Insider

11/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Addresses Withdrawals, FTX Collapse in Newly Released Audio Interview

The FTX founder said he unpaused Bahamian FTX withdrawals to “appease” local customers and added his lawyers to the groups of people he said can “go f**k themselves.”

Source: CoinDesk

11/29/2022

BlockFi Sues for Sam Bankman-Fried's Robinhood Shares

The Wall Street Journal’s full markets coverage.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/29/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried gave cash to liberal media organizations before FTX collapse

Progressive FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried faces questions about money given to liberal news organizations and whether he paid for favorable media coverage.

Source: Fox News

11/28/2022

FTX Collapse: Bankman-Fried Will Receive Zero Dollars

The founder of the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange lost his entire fortune.

Source: TheStreet

11/28/2022

Why the CFTC was Sam Bankman-Fried's favorite Washington agency

The FTX executive wanted the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to oversee crypto. So did the CFTC’s boss, Rostin Behnam.

Source: The Washington Post

11/28/2022

Bahamas AG Gets Defensive as FTX Investors Ask About Sam Bankman-Fried

SBF is still a free man while FTX users want to know where the billions went.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/28/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried on hot seat as Senate inquiries, criminal probes move forward

Criminal and political investigations into FTX founder and former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried are set to heat up in the coming weeks as federal authorities seek to bring him to U.S. soil.

Source: Fox Business

11/27/2022

Mark Cuban says he’d ‘be afraid of going to jail for a long time’ if he were Sam Bankman-Fried

The billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner still believes in crypto’s potential, but FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried’s future could be bleak.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/27/2022

Mark Cuban says he’d ‘be afraid of going to jail for a long time’ if he were Sam Bankman-Fried

The billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner still believes in crypto’s potential, but FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried’s future could be bleak.

Source: Fortune

11/27/2022

PHOTOS: Inside the $3 million DC townhouse where FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried's brother hosted parties for his COVID-19 nonprofit

Sam Bankman-Fried's younger brother threw cocktail parties for DC's biggest politicians in the multimillion dollar townhouse prior to FTX's collapse.

Source: Business Insider

11/25/2022

FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried: Your Guide to the Crypto Crash

The founder of FTX was the paragon of crypto, then the cautionary tale. This guide will help you understand what happened.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/24/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried of FTX lived life of luxury in Bahamas enclave

Sam Bankman-Fried's image of monkish aloofness met reality in the Bahamas, where the 30-year-old crypto billionaire lived in a guarded island compound, with every need closely catered to and the world’s elite at his beck and call.

Source: The Washington Post

11/24/2022

How a scoop by a little-known crypto site led to the fall of Sam Bankman-Fried and implosion of FTX

The staggering level of apparent deception staged by former crypto king Sam Bankman-Fried wasn't uncovered by government investigators or a major powerhouse financial news organization, such as The Wall Street Journal.

Source: CNN

11/24/2022

'Why aren't you in jail already?' Internet erupts after Sam Bankman-Fried confirms participating in New York Times' DealBook

The disgraced founder of failed crypto exchange FTX will attend the New York Times's annual Dealbook conference

Source: MarketWatch

11/24/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried still speaking at events and the community is furious

Sam Bankman-Fried is set to speak at the upcoming New York Times' DealBook Summit to tell the story of FTX’s collapse. Meanwhile, some in the crypto community have asked why he isn't in custody yet.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/23/2022

Senate Democrats call for criminal investigation of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried

Source: Google News

11/23/2022

Here's the apology letter Sam Bankman-Fried sent to FTX employees: "When sh---y things happen to us, we all tend to make irrational decisions"

CNBC obtained a letter sent by Sam Bankman-Fried to FTX employees.

Source: CNBC

11/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Conspired With SEC for “Special Treatment:” US Congressman

Crypto-friendly politician Tom Emmer is suspicious of the SEC’s inaction against FTX, despite holding multiple meetings with the exchange’s executives in March.

Source: CryptoPotato

11/23/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried says he is ‘deeply sorry’ for collapse in letter to FTX team

Sam Bankman-Fried beaks down the reasons behind FTX’s liquidity crisis and subsequent bankruptcy to employees in a Nov. 22 letter.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/23/2022

FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried have collapsed. Will all of crypto go, too?

Crypto is the cat with nine lives, but some wonder if FTX might be the last one, especially as companies such as Coinbase, Genesis, and BlockFi face problems of their own and contagion spreads.

Source: Vox

11/23/2022

FTX: How Sam Bankman-Fried built a house of cards

Crypto trading firm FTX was Sam Bankman-Fried's personal "fiefdom," attorneys argued at its first bankruptcy hearing Tuesday. Experts weigh in on how.

Source: Fox Business

11/23/2022

Bankman-Fried issues mea culpa in letter to former FTX employees

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

11/22/2022

Apple Nearing Deal For Michael Lewis’ Book Rights On Wild Story Of Fallen Crypto King Sam Bankman-Fried & FTX: The Dish

EXCLUSIVE: Michael Lewis’ fortunate timing seemingly has paid off. Deadline is hearing that Apple is near to a deal for the book rights to Lewis’ story about fallen crypto king Sam Bankman-Fried and his FTX empire. The author behind Moneyball, The Big Short a…

Source: Deadline

11/22/2022

CME Group CEO Terry Duffy reacts to FTX collapse, called Sam Bankman-Fried an 'absolute fraud'

CME Group CEO Terry Duffy responds to the FTX bankruptcy. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Bonawyn Eison, Dan Nathan and Guy ...

Source: YouTube

11/22/2022

Bankman-Fried Apologizes to FTX Employees, Details Amount of Leverage in Internal Letter

The former FTX CEO did not address concerns about customer funds being misappropriated or other recent revelations about the company.

Source: CoinDesk

11/22/2022

FTX collapse: Inside Sam Bankman-Fried's luxe $40 million Bahamas bunker

A look inside the walls of the Bahamas' Albany Resort, where disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is holed up after the failure of his $32B crypto empire.

Source: Fox Business

11/22/2022

FTX: Court says Sam Bankman-Fried ran FTX as a 'personal fiefdom'

FTX's collapse was described in court as "one of most abrupt and difficult" in corporate America.

Source: BBC News

11/22/2022

Bankman-Fried ran FTX as personal fiefdom, court hears

‘Substantial amounts of money’ spent on items such as vacation homes in Bahamas, bankruptcy lawyer testifies

Source: Financial Times

11/22/2022

Bankman-Fried's Co-CEO at Alameda Used Poker Strategies to Trade Crypto

Source: Bloomberg

11/22/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's Crumbling FTX Empire Holds $1.2B Cash Reserves

The bankrupt crypto exchange FTX owes around $3.1 billion to its top 50 creditors.

Source: CoinDesk

11/22/2022

EXCLUSIVE Bankman-Fried's FTX, parents bought Bahamas property worth $121 mln

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX, his parents and senior executives of the failed cryptocurrency exchange bought at least 19 properties worth nearly $121 million in the Bahamas over the past two years, official property records show.

Source: Reuters

11/21/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried tries to broker FTX bailout from his home in the Bahamas, despite being booted from the crypto company

Sam Bankman-Fried is hunkered down in an upscale neighborhood of Nassau, still scrambling to raise billions to plug a hole in now-bankrupt FTX.

Source: CNBC

11/20/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried donated $40 million to political campaigns leading into the midterms, leaving some concerned about crypto's place in Washington, report says

Source: Google News

11/20/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried donated $40 million to political campaigns leading into the midterms, leaving some concerned about crypto's place in Washington, report says

Ryan Salame, a fellow FTX senior executive, donated more than $23 million primarily to Republican candidates, according to OpenSecrets data.

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2022

FTX's 'chief regulatory officer' Dan Friedberg tied to online poker scandal

FTX compliance officer Dan Friedberg’s past is under renewed scrutiny.

Source: New York Post

11/20/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's mom once wrote an essay about fixing problems rather than assigning blame when 'something goes terribly wrong'

Barbara Fried is a law professor at Stanford University and wrote an article for the Boston Review in 2013 titled "Beyond Blame."

Source: Business Insider

11/20/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX Team Among Top Political Donors Before Bankruptcy

Founder focused on contributing to Democrats, while a fellow executive backed GOP

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/20/2022

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Says Sam Bankman-Fried ‘Clearly’ Lied to FTX Users, Investors and Employees

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao is unveiling more details about the call he had with Sam Bankman-Fried as the FTX founder scrambled to rescue his ailing crypto exchange.

Source: The Daily Hodl

11/20/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's crypto 'fraud' joins Hall of Shame with Madoff, Holmes

It may be a bit too early to lump Sam Bankman-Fried into the same bucket as infamous fraudsters Bernie Madoff and Elizabeth Holmes — or maybe not.

Source: New York Post

11/19/2022

FTX Fires Bankman-Fried's Top Deputies: The Latest On Bankruptcy Fallout

The beleaguered cryptocurrency exchange FTX, which recently filed for bankruptcy, has fired some of Sam Bankman-Fried's top deputies. There were close to 300...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/19/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried donated thousands to House committee members who will investigate him

The House Financial Services Committee is aiming to question FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried despite members receiving more than $300,000 in donations from the firm.

Source: Fox Business

11/19/2022

What to know about Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX's embattled founder

The crypto star faces scrutiny after the collapse of his $32 billion company.

Source: ABC News

11/19/2022

They Lived Together, Worked Together and Lost Billions Together: Inside Sam Bankman-Fried's Doomed FTX Empire

The emerging picture of what went wrong suggests the crypto empire was a mess almost from the start, with few boundaries, financial or personal

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/19/2022

CEO accused of being instigator of FTX collapse: Bankman-Fried 'definitely' lied

Binance CEO Changpeng 'CZ' Zhao discusses the latest fallout from the FTX collapse and how that is expected to impact his company’s operation on ‘Varney & Co...

Source: YouTube

11/19/2022

Bankrupt FTX Fires Three of Sam Bankman-Fried's Top Deputies - WSJ

The three executives and Mr. Bankman-Fried are said to have known FTX was using customer funds to plug a funding gap

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/18/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried cashed out $300M after fundraising round: report

Bankman-Fried’s handling of FTX’s finances is under immense scrutiny.

Source: New York Post

11/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Cashed Out $300M in Previous Funding Round: WSJ

In a previously undisclosed detail, most of the $420 million raised in October 2021 went directly to Bankman-Fried, the Journal reported.

Source: CoinDesk

11/18/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried cashed out $300 million during funding spree - WSJ

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried sold a stake in the company worth $300 million when the crypto exchange raised capital last year, the Wall Street Journal <a href="https://www.wsj.com/articles/ftxs-sam-bankman-fried-cashed-out-300-million-during-funding-spree-11…

Source: Reuters

11/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried and FTX Cronies Gave $300k to House Committee Members Investigating Him

Sam Bankman-Fried and executives at his cryptocurrency firm contributed hundreds of thousands of dollars to members of the House committee that will hold hearings next month on the company’s collapse.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

11/18/2022

CEO accused of instigating FTX collapse details Sam Bankman-Fried's ‘lies’ and ‘straw that broke camel's back’

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao discusses the latest news from the historic collapse of the cryptocurrency exchange platform FTX and its impact on his company.

Source: Fox Business

11/18/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was also prolific donor to Republicans: 'I have a duty'

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried sent a significant amount of money to Republican candidates ahead of the midterm election in addition to the millions of dollars he donated to Democrats.

Source: Fox Business

11/18/2022

Fall of Sam Bankman-Fried, Jewish cryptocurrency CEO, brings echoes of Bernie Madoff

After becoming a billionaire before age 30, the FTX head suffers a reversal of fortune so massive it's setting records, decimating investors' savings, and drawing legal questions

Source: The Times of Israel

11/18/2022

Binance boss CZ calls disgraced FTX founder Bankman-Fried a ‘psychopath’ over tell-all threat

Changpeng Zhao, who suspects FTX of leaking information that endangered his children, had set in motion the events that sank FTX last week and wiped out all ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/18/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, The Man Who Was Supposed to Save Crypto

Source: Google News

11/17/2022

Opinion | Sam Bankman-Fried Becomes an ESG Truth-Teller

The fallen wizard of crypto confesses to phony virtue-signaling.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/17/2022

FTX, Alameda: Sam Bankman-Fried's confessions and pseudo-confessions guide.

When asked whether his do-gooder image was “mostly a front,” SBF replied: “yeah. I mean that’s not *all* of it. but it’s a lot.”

Source: Slate Magazine

11/17/2022

The Fall Of FTX And Sam Bankman-Fried

Sam Bankman-Fried and his crypto companies poured billions of dollars into the industry after the Terra-Luna stable coin crisis. As recently as September, Ba...

Source: YouTube

11/17/2022

FTX suggests Sam Bankman-Fried transferred assets to Bahamas government custody after bankruptcy: Filing

FTX lawyers said Bahamian regulators directed Sam Bankman-Fried to transfer digital assets to the custody of the Bahamian government.

Source: CNBC

11/17/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried ex Caroline Ellison made 'foray' into 'Chinese harem' polyamory

Disgraced Alameda Research CEO penned graphic blog posts about polyamory and masochism before the implosion of her FTX-linked crypto hedge fund.

Source: New York Post

11/17/2022

Cryptocurrency investor says he saw serious 'red flags' with FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried

A crypto VC says he saw obvious "red flags" with Sam Bankman-Fried in 2018 when the FTX founder was seeking an investment for Alameda, his trading firm.

Source: CNBC

11/17/2022

First on CNN: 'Greed and deception.' Elizabeth Warren demands Sam Bankman-Fried and FTX turn over trove of records

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Dick Durbin are demanding FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried hand over a trove of documents that will shed light on the extraordinary and swift downfall of his crypto exchange.

Source: CNN

11/17/2022

FTX Bankruptcy Lawyers Accuse Bankman-Fried of Undermining Case

Source: Bloomberg

11/17/2022

Bankman-Fried Tells His Side of the Story of FTX Collapse in Tweets

Source: Bloomberg

11/17/2022

Binance CEO slams Samuel Bankman-Fried's behavior, takes aim at Nouriel Roubini

The chief executive of the largest online exchange for cryptocurrency, Binance, criticized the former CEO of bankrupt exchange FTX and took aim at economist Nouriel Roubini.

Source: CNBC

11/17/2022

Singapore writes down $275 million in FTX, calls belief in Sam Bankman-Fried 'misplaced'

Singapore has become the latest backer of crypto exchange FTX to admit being burned by its spectacular collapse.

Source: CNN

11/17/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried says he regrets filing for bankruptcy: Report

Sam Bankman-Fried has expressed regret for filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and said his single focus is getting the $8 billion needed to make customers and investors whole.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried updates investors: ‘We got overconfident and careless,’ claims $13B leverage

According to former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried, the crypto market crash “with no bid side liquidity” alongside a bank run resulted in roughly $4 billion being withdrawn daily.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/16/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried wanted to let retail investors borrow money to trade crypto derivatives: CFTC head

Sam Bankman-Fried was lobbying the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to back him on a product for retail traders that was built on leverage.

Source: CNBC

11/16/2022

Interview: Fallen crypto CEO Sam Bankman-Fried opens up about FTX, Alameda Research, and his regrets

In Twitter DMs, Bankman-Fried told Vox what went wrong, why he did what he did, and what lies he told along the way.

Source: Vox

11/16/2022

FTX's Bankman-Fried, Tom Brady and other celebrity promoters sued by crypto investors

U.S. crypto investors sued FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried and several celebrities who promoted his exchange including NFL quarterback Tom Brady and comedian Larry David, claiming they engaged in deceptive practices to sell FTX yield-bearing digital currency ac…

Source: Reuters

11/16/2022

U.S. Reportedly Considering Whether to Extradite Sam Bankman-Fried Over FTX Implosion

SBF tried to claim that his company Alameda had more assets than liabilities after Nov. 7, despite a growing number of reports to the contrary.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/16/2022

House lawmakers call Sam Bankman-Fried, other executives, to testify at hearing on FTX collapse

The House Financial Services Committee is holding a rare bipartisan hearing on the collapse of cryptocurrency exchange FTX in December.

Source: CNBC

11/16/2022

Authorities eyeing bringing Sam Bankman-Fried to the U.S. for questioning: Report

CNBC's MacKenzie Sigalos reports on BlockFi bracing for bankruptcy and the latest with FTX's ex-CEO.

Source: YouTube

11/16/2022

Kevin O'Leary Says He'd Invest in FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried Again

O'Leary doesn't seem too bothered that SBF used $10 billion in FTX customer deposits to prop up his hedge fund.

Source: Gizmodo.com

11/16/2022

The Neighbourhood fire drummer Brandon Fried after groping allegations

“My actions were inexcusable and intolerable,” the drummer said.

Source: New York Post

11/16/2022

Special Report: FTX's Bankman-Fried begged for a rescue even as he revealed huge holes in firm's books

As customers withdrew billions of dollars from crypto exchange FTX one frantic Sunday this month, founder Sam Bankman-Fried worked the phones in a futile bid to raise $7 billion in emergency funds.

Source: Reuters

11/15/2022

From $32 billion to criminal investigations: How Sam Bankman-Fried's empire vanished overnight

Two weeks ago, Sam Bankman-Fried was seen as the respectable face of crypto. It all went up in smoke. Here's how.

Source: CNBC

11/15/2022

Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin Weighs in on Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX ‘Fraud’

Buterin agreed that the embattled CEO’s embrace of “effective altruism” contributed to FTX’s downfall.

Source: Decrypt

11/15/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried oversaw FTX's meltdown, and the fallout is reaching DC

Sam Bankman-Fried not only ran an exchange and a market maker — he also lobbied on behalf of crypto. Now that FTX has collapsed, what happens next in DC?

Source: The Verge

11/15/2022

Robby Soave: Sam Bankman-Fried's FRAUD EXPOSED. Did FTX Crypto Con Artist BUY Democratic Loyalty?

Robby Soave explains how — and why — the crypto currency exchange FTX tumbled last week, sending shockwaves through the crypto community. #FTX #cryptocurrenc...

Source: YouTube

11/15/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman Fried to NYT: I would have been more thorough if I had concentrated better

CNBC's 'Squawk on the Street' team discuss recent comments from FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried in a new interview with the New York Times as his crypto exchange fil...

Source: YouTube

11/15/2022

Disgraced FTX CEO Bankman-Fried Also Invested In Elon Musk's SpaceX, The Boring Company - Tesla (NASDAQ:T

FTX founder and CEO Sam Bankman-Fried could face criminal charges following the collapse of the popular cryptocurrency exchange last week.

Source: Benzinga

11/15/2022

FTX Bankruptcy: Crypto Billionaires With Huge Losses Spurn Sam Bankman-Fried

Source: Bloomberg

11/15/2022

FTX Bankruptcy: Crypto Billionaires With Huge Losses Spurn Sam Bankman-Fried

Source: Bloomberg

11/15/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Posts Cryptic Tweets After Losing $16 B of His Net Worth

Source: Bloomberg

11/15/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Says He's 'Improvising' His Cryptic One-Letter Tweets

A bizarre series of tweets by the embattled former FTX CEO has Crypto Twitter scratching its collective head.

Source: Decrypt

11/14/2022

How Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX Crypto Empire Collapsed

Source: Google News

11/14/2022

'Big Short' Author Michael Lewis Spent Months With FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried and Is Writing a Book

A letter circulating in Hollywood says the best-selling author is working on a book and has “a dramatic surprising ending” given the shocking collapse of Bankman-Fried’s crypto juggernaut.

Source: CoinDesk

11/14/2022

Washington lobbyists sever ties with FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried after crypto exchange implodes

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and his allies are losing key Washington gatekeepers as his company collapses.

Source: CNBC

11/14/2022

The Neighbourhood FIRE drummer Brandon Fried following accusation he groped singer María Zardoya

Brandon Fried, the drummer of The Neighbourhood, has been ousted from the rock band after singer María Zardoya accused him of groping her on Friday.

Source: Daily Mail

11/14/2022

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao says Sam Bankman-Fried 'lied to his users, his shareholders, regulators' and should get most of the blame for FTX's collapse

"I think Sam lied to his employees, his users, his shareholders, regulators all around the world and all the users. So yes, he should take most of the blame....

Source: Business Insider

11/14/2022

The Neighbourhood drops drummer Brandon Fried after groping allegation

The Neighbourhood have ousted drummer Brandon Fried after he was accused of groping a woman and apologized for it.

Source: CNN

11/14/2022

Sequoia FTX Profile of Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) Was a Face-Plant

Source: Bloomberg

11/14/2022

FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried Sit in the Crosshairs of U.S. Prosecutors

The crypto exchange’s collapse likely exposed the company and its founder to potential criminal liability

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/14/2022

'What. H.' — Sam Bankman-Fried's latest tweets spark scorn as well as concern

The latest message from former FTX chief executive Sam Bankman-Fried left onlookers puzzled and alarmed after the swift decline into bankruptcy for the...

Source: MarketWatch

11/13/2022

Pioneering Improv comedy theatre founder Budd Friedman dead at 90

Friedman’s legacy will be carried on by the 22 improv locations, including the New York flagship at West 44th Street and Ninth Avenue founded in 1963.

Source: New York Post

11/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda quietly used FTX customer funds without raising alarm bells, say sources

Sam Bankman-Fried's trading firm was able to quietly use customer funds from his exchange FTX without sounding alarm bells, sources say.

Source: CNBC

11/13/2022

Adam Sandler leads tributes to Budd Friedman after Improv founder's death at 90: 'Can't thank this man enough'

Budd Friedman opened the Improv in Manhattan in 1963 and the Hollywood staple on Melrose in 1974. The comedy club pioneer died in Los Angeles Saturday.

Source: Fox News

11/13/2022

One of the greatest financial writers alive has been embedded with FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried for six months and has a book on the way

Michael Lewis’ next book is about crypto's disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, according to The Ankler.

Source: Fortune

11/13/2022

Will Sam Bankman-Fried go to prison over the collapse of FTX?

Any decision by the Justice Department to bring criminal charges would require the agency to show he intended to deceive investors.

Source: Fortune

11/13/2022

The fall of the FTX ‘King of Crypto’ Sam Bankman-Fried

How a crypto empire built on video game battles and beanbags came crashing down.

Source: BBC News

11/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's fall cuts off big source of funds for US Democrats

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

11/13/2022

Budd Friedman Dies: The Improv Comedy Club Founder Was 90

Budd Friedman, the founder of The Improv comedy club, has died. Deadline confirmed his death with The Hollywood Improv. He was 90. Friedman recently had a celebration for his 90th birthday at the Hollywood Improv. We hear there will be tributes to him tonight…

Source: Deadline

11/13/2022

Budd Friedman dead at 90: Famous comedy club Improv owner passes away just days after ‘feeling sick’ & goi...

BUDD Friedman, founder of the famed Improv Club and who launched careers of the biggest names in comedy, has died at the age of 90.  Multiple sources have exclusively told The U.S. Sun that Bu…

Source: The-sun.com

11/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried is ‘under supervision’ in Bahamas, looking to flee to Dubai

FTX former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and two others are reportedly currently being detained by Bahamanian authorities.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/12/2022

Elon Musk and Mark Cuban are letting loose on FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried: ‘Bulls**t meter was redlining’

Musk and Cuban slammed Bankman-Fried, who resigned as CEO of crypto exchange FTX yesterday as it declared bankruptcy.

Source: Fortune

11/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried denies rumors that he fled to Argentina

Sam Bankman-Fried is at the center of arguably the biggest scandal in crypto history.

Source: Cointelegraph

11/12/2022

What FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried and J.P. Morgan Have in Common

Source: Google News

11/12/2022

'The Devil In Nerd's Clothes': How Sam Bankman-Fried's Cult Of Genius Fooled Everyone

Crypto insiders paint a picture of a charismatic tech founder who became the darling of high-powered investors, even as he was brazen about his cryptocurrency exchange’s shaky business model and kept the books closed to all but a few confidants.

Source: Forbes

11/12/2022

In less than a week, Sam Bankman-Fried's $16 billion fortune evaporated

Sam Bankman-Fried woke up on Monday still a billionaire, even as his cryptocurrency empire was beginning to unravel. By Friday, his fortune was completely wiped out.

Source: CNN

11/12/2022

The Epic Collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX Exchange: A Crypto Markets Timeline

Tracing the CoinDesk Market Index (CMI) through key news developments in the swift unraveling of billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried's crypto empire shows just how quickly the speculation kept shifting.

Source: CoinDesk

11/12/2022

From Elon Musk to Sam Bankman-Fried, a bad week for market geniuses, but was it their fault?

Elon Musk and Sam Bankman-Fried may be geniuses, but once again the governance risks of talented founders and CEOs left unchecked have been laid bare.

Source: CNBC

11/12/2022

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried says he is in the Bahamas

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried told Reuters on Saturday that he was in the Bahamas, denying speculation on Twitter that he had flown to South America after the exchange filed for bankruptcy and he was removed as chief executive.

Source: Reuters

11/12/2022

The One Fried Food No One Over 40 Should Be Eating Anymore Because It Ruins Your Metabolism

Discover the one fried food experts warn against eating if you want a faster metabolism, only on SheFinds.

Source: SheFinds

11/12/2022

The One Fried Food No One Over 40 Should Be Eating Anymore Because It Ruins Your Metabolism

Source: Google News

11/12/2022

Crypto exchange FTX files for bankruptcy; CEO Sam Bankman-Fried resigns | Business News | WION

There is simply no end to the woes of Bitcoin exchange FTX and more skeletons are coming out of the closet now. Meanwhile, some experts are calling the crash...

Source: YouTube

11/12/2022

Elon Musk: Sam Bankman-Fried 'Set Off My BS Detector' When He Approached About Twitter Investment

When SBF approached Musk about investing in his Twitter bid, Musk asked his banker Michael Grimes, "Does Sam actually have $3B liquid?"

Source: Decrypt

11/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's crypto empire collapsed — here's how #Shorts

A look at the timeline of the FTX collapse that occurred this week in the crypto world.

Source: YouTube

11/12/2022

How FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Went From Crypto Golden Boy to Villain

The exchange’s founder, once seen as a steady hand in the world of digital assets, is under investigation and his company filed for bankruptcy

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/11/2022

'Like a 1930s Dictator': Vitalik Buterin Lays Into Sam Bankman-Fried and FTX

FTX's ignominious collapse was inevitable, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said at LaBitConf Friday.

Source: Decrypt

11/11/2022

FTX Files for Bankruptcy As CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Resigns

Source: Google News

11/11/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Fooled the Crypto World and Maybe Even Himself

Source: Bloomberg

11/11/2022

Team behind Sam Bankman-Fried’s philanthropy FTX Future Fund quit

The entire team behind the FTX Future Fund, the Sam Bankman-Fried philanthropy, has resigned in the wake of FTX’s bankruptcy, leaving many grants unfunded.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/11/2022

FTX Files for Bankruptcy; Sam Bankman-Fried Steps Down as CEO

Crypto platform says it would begin process to review and monetize assets for stakeholders

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/11/2022

Troubled crypto boss Sam Bankman-Fried, who lost $15B in a week, funneled millions to Dems, far-left causes

Sam Bankman-Fried, who founded the now-bankrupt crypto exchange FTX, funneled at least $38.2 million into Democratic campaigns and causes over the last year.

Source: Fox News

11/11/2022

'I have never before seen a CEO take responsibility as he does': investor Bill Ackman comments on Sam Bankman-Fried in now-deleted Tweet

In a now-deleted Tweet on Thursday, short-seller Bill Ackman defended former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried's leadership this week

Source: MarketWatch

11/11/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried steps down as FTX CEO as his crypto exchange files for bankruptcy

Alameda Research and approximately 130 additional affiliated companies are part of the voluntary proceedings.

Source: CNBC

11/11/2022

Scaramucci talks FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried and 'the worst week in cryptocurrency history'

Anthony Scaramucci spoke about friend and business partner Sam Bankman-Fried on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Friday morning.

Source: CNBC

11/11/2022

Bankman-Fried's 'Effective Altruism' Implodes With His Fortunes

Source: Bloomberg

11/11/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto empire ‘was run by a gang of kids in the Bahamas’ who all dated each other

Many are former co-workers from quantitative trading firm Jane Street, others SBF met at the MIT, his alma mater. All 10 are, or used to be, paired up in romantic relationships with each other.

Source: Fortune

11/10/2022

Bankman-Fried invested in venture capital backers of his FTX exchange

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

11/10/2022

'Bedazzled by money': Democratic ties to Sam Bankman-Fried under scrutiny after FTX collapse

Crypto firm's founder doled out $40 million, mostly to Democrats, in 2022

Source: MarketWatch

11/10/2022

Bankman-Fried’s Cabal of Roommates in the Bahamas Ran His Crypto Empire – and Dated. Other Employees Have Lots of Questions

“The whole operation was run by a gang of kids in the Bahamas,” a person familiar with the matter told CoinDesk on condition of anonymity.

Source: CoinDesk

11/10/2022

FTX's Bankman-Fried Quietly Invested More than $500 Million in Sequoia and Other VCs

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was not only a tireless fundraiser from venture capital firms including Paradigm and Sequoia Capital, but also quietly made investments in those same funds, according to two people familiar with the matter. The unusual moves show…

Source: The Information

11/10/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried apologises for FTX crisis

Crypto exchange’s chief admits venue did not have funds to meet surge in withdrawals

Source: Financial Times

11/10/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried secretly transferred FTX customer funds to Alameda Research after his trading firm suffered losses in the spring, report says

Sam Bankman-Fried transferred at least $4 billion from FTX, including customer funds, to help prop up his Alameda trading arm, Reuters reported.

Source: Business Insider

11/08/2022

Robinhood Plunges as Bankman-Fried’s FTX Sells Itself to Binance

(Bloomberg) -- Robinhood Markets Inc. tumbled by the most in more than a year after Binance Holdings Ltd. agreed to acquire Sam Bankman-Fried’s troubled...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/08/2022

‘The Iron Claw’: Pro Wrestler Maxwell Jacob Friedman Latest To Join A24 Film From Sean Durkin

EXCLUSIVE: A24’s wrestling pic The Iron Claw from Cannes and Sundance prize-winning filmmaker Sean Durkin (Martha Marcy May Marlene) is getting a new dash of authenticity, with the addition to the cast of professional wrestler Maxwell Jacob Friedman. Friedman…

Source: Deadline

11/08/2022

Billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried Counters Speculation That His Crypto Empire Could Become Insolvent

Billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried is countering rumors that his crypto empire is relying on a balance sheet dominated by FTX Token (FTT).

Source: The Daily Hodl

11/07/2022

Solana Falls and Speculation Centers on Links to Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX, Alameda

The SOL token fell 4.7% in the past 24 hours, and crypto traders are forming all sorts of theories as to why.

Source: CoinDesk

11/07/2022

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Denies Insolvency Rumors as Binance Liquidates FTT Token

The head of FTX sister company Alameda Research offered to buy as much FTT as Binance wants to sell.

Source: CoinDesk

11/03/2022

ESPN's Nick Friedell Talks Nets, Kyrie, Durant, Nash, Udoka & More with Rich Eisen | Full Interview

ESPN NBA reporter Nick Friedell tells Rich Eisen what it’s been like covering the complicated and highly controversial Nets guard Kyrie Irving this season, w...

Source: YouTube

11/03/2022

Jennifer Lawrence Backs Out Of Elizabeth Holmes Role, Cites Amanda Seyfried’s “Terrific” Portrayal

Jennifer Lawrence saw Amanda Seyfried portray Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes in the Hulu limited series The Dropout. After viewing that, she told the New York Times, she realized that the definitive version of Holmes had been done. So, she’s decided to bac…

Source: Deadline

11/02/2022

Jennifer Lawrence dropped out from playing Elizabeth Holmes due to Amanda Seyfried's portrayal

The 32-year-oldOscar winning actress revealed to the New York Times that the  36-year-old's 'terrific' Emmy winning portrayal of the notorious Theranos executive officer was the reason she dropped out

Source: Daily Mail

10/31/2022

Nick Friedell addresses mood around Kyrie Irving and the Nets: 'HOLDING PATTERN!' | NBA Today

The NBA Today panel discuss Kyrie Irving defending his post about a antisemitic film and book on his social media.#ESPN #NBAonESPN #NBAToday #NBA ✔️Subscribe...

Source: YouTube

10/24/2022

Hunter Seefried sentenced to two years after chasing police officer on Jan. 6

Hunter Seefried, 22, was sentenced to two years in prison after leading charge through broken window, chasing police officer

Source: The Washington Post

10/21/2022

Crypto PACs backed by Sam Bankman-Fried, Scaramucci plan last-minute ad blitz for midterm elections

Political action committees funded by cryptocurrency executives such as Sam Bankman-Fried are launching a last-minute ad blitz in the 2022 midterm elections.

Source: CNBC

10/19/2022

Dodgers' Friedman/Gomes Discuss Roberts, Kershaw, Bellinger, Turner

The Dodgers were baseball's best team in the regular season, winning a franchise-record 111 games. They cleared the next-closest team, &hellip;

Source: MLB Trade Rumors

10/17/2022

FTX US, Sam Bankman-Fried Are Subject of Probe by Securities Regulator

At issue are accounts that pay investors yield for depositing their cryptos with the company, the enforcement chief for Texas State Securities Board said.

Source: Barron's

10/14/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried backs down from 'dumb quote' about giving $1 billion to political races

Sam Bankman-Fried is backing down from a previous comment suggesting he could spend $1 billion or more in races from now through the 2024 election.

Source: CNBC

10/12/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried on the Mango Markets Hack: ‘Make Up Your Own Damn Mind’

The FTX CEO took the DeFi community to task for putting too much trust in oracles.

Source: Decrypt

10/10/2022

Max Fried to start NLDS Game 1 vs. Phillies

ATLANTA -- As Max Fried prepares to take the Braves into another postseason, his teammates are still impressed with the incredible willpower he showed after his right ankle was nearly fractured during Game 6 of last year’s World Series. "Sometimes it takes wi…

Source: MLB.com

10/03/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried flirted with Musk's Twitter bid, but walked away

The crypto billionaire ultimately walked away from Musk's deal, after offering to invest billions.

Source: Axios

09/27/2022

Crypto Billionaire Bankman-Fried Eyeing Bid for Celsius Assets

Source: Bloomberg

09/27/2022

Crypto Billionaire Bankman-Fried Eyeing Bid for Celsius Assets

Source: Bloomberg

09/27/2022

Crypto Billionaire Bankman-Fried Eyeing Bid for Celsius Assets

Source: Bloomberg

09/27/2022

Bankrupt crypto lender Voyager to sell assets to Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX for $1.4 billion

FTX, the bitcoin exchange founded by billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried, is set to buy Voyager Digital's assets after winning a bankruptcy auction.

Source: CNBC

09/19/2022

The MMA Hour with Paulo Costa, Maxwell Jacob Friedman, Action Bronson and More | Sept 19, 2022

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. UK time.1 p.m. ET: Ari...

Source: YouTube

09/18/2022

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Says Firm Still Has $1,000,000,000 in Cash Left To Deploy for Acquisitions

The chief executive of crypto derivatives exchange FTX says that the company still has a sizable amount of cash left to burn on acquisitions.

Source: The Daily Hodl

09/16/2022

How crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried survived the market wreckage and still expanded his empire

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has been shopping for bargains amid the industry's recent shakeout and still has cash to spend.

Source: CNBC

09/13/2022

Amanda Seyfried exudes glamour as she joins Lily James and Heidi Klum for the Disney Emmy bash

The actress exuded glamour as she celebrated her first Emmy win on Monday at The Walt Disney post-show bash in Los Angeles. - alongside Lily James and Heidi Klum.

Source: Daily Mail

09/13/2022

Emmys 2022: Amanda Seyfried stuns in sleeveless pink floor-length gown on red carpet before win

Amanda Seyfried looked stunning on the red carpet at the Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Monday. The actress donned a sleeveless pink gown which dragged on the floor as she walked.

Source: Daily Mail

09/09/2022

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried on upcoming Ethereum merge, interest in Robinhood deal

Source: YouTube

09/01/2022

The David Rubenstein Show: Sam Bankman-Fried

Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO and co-founder of crypto exchange platform FTX, talks about the volatility around Bitcoin, bailing out other crypto companies and why ...

Source: YouTube

08/25/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX and Alameda Merge Their VC Operations

Source: Bloomberg

08/20/2022

Wilfried Zaha's second goal gives Crystal Palace 2-1 edge | Premier League | NBC Sports

Wilfried Zaha fires Crystal Palace into the lead from the penalty spot after Lucas Digne handles the ball in the Aston Villa box. #NBCSports #PremierLeague #...

Source: YouTube

08/20/2022

Wilfried Zaha provides instant Crystal Palace response | Premier League | NBC Sports

Crystal Palace trail Aston Villa for just three minutes, as Wilfried Zaha quickly nets the Eagles' equalizer to restore the deadlock. #NBCSports #PremierLeag...

Source: YouTube

08/18/2022

Elliotte Friedman Breaks Down The Flames Signing Nazem Kadri | Tim & Friends

After Nazem Kadri signed a 7-year deal / $49 million contract with the Flames, Sportsnet NHL Insider Elliotte Friedman joined Tim and Friends to break down t...

Source: YouTube

08/11/2022

Atlanta Braves place ace left-hander Max Fried on concussion IL

The Braves placed ace Max Fried on the 7-day concussion injured list Thursday, days after he hit his head on the field during a game at Citi Field.

Source: ESPN

08/11/2022

Braves Place Max Fried On Concussion-Related Injured List

The Braves placed left-hander Max Fried on the seven-day injured list for concussion-related injuries.  Righty Jay Jackson was called up &hellip;

Source: MLB Trade Rumors

08/09/2022

Amanda Seyfried Reflects on “Devasting” Feeling Losing Out on Wicked Role

Nearly a month after Amanda Seyfried revealed she lost the role of Glinda in the upcoming Wicked film to Ariana Grande, the actress is speaking out about rejection.

Source: Eonline.com

08/06/2022

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Says One Leading Ethereum Rival Is the Most Underrated Crypto Asset

The chief executive of crypto exchange platform FTX says that he’s identified the most underrated crypto asset.

Source: The Daily Hodl

07/20/2022

Amanda Seyfried Reveals She Lost Wicked Role to Ariana Grande

Amanda Seyfried said she auditioned for the role of Glinda for the movie adaptation of Wicked while she was filming "the hardest role" of her life in The Dropout.

Source: Eonline.com

07/20/2022

Amanda Seyfried Explained How Her "Les Misérables" Regrets Shaped Her Unsuccessful "Wicked" Audition

"I literally bent over backwards while playing the hardest role of my life.”

Source: Buzzfeed

07/20/2022

Amanda Seyfried auditioned to play Glinda in Wicked movie

Although Ariana Grande beat her out to play Glinda, Seyfried says that "whatever comes next in terms of musicals, I'm finally prepared."

Source: Entertainment Weekly

07/19/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Expands FTX, Alameda Empire By Bailing Out Failing Crypto Firm

Source: Bloomberg

07/19/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried Takes Advantage of the Crypto Crash to Expand His Empire

Source: Bloomberg

07/19/2022

Amanda Seyfried Auditioned for ‘Wicked’ to ‘Prove’ Singing Ability After ‘Les Mis’ and ‘Mamma Mia!’

Emmy nominee Seyfried juggled prepping for the "Wicked" audition while filming Hulu true crime series "The Dropout."

Source: IndieWire

07/19/2022

Amanda Seyfried Was Auditioning for Wicked While Playing Elizabeth Holmes

[Elizabeth Holmes voice] Popular, you’re gonna be pop-u-lar.

Source: Vulture

07/12/2022

Discussing The Matt Murray Trade, Kyle Dubas & An Update On Johnny Gaudreau w/ Elliotte Friedman

Source: YouTube

07/06/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's Alameda Research Owes Bankrupt Voyager $377M

The crypto trading firm founded by SBF is Voyager Digital's second-largest borrower after Three Arrows Capital, according to a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.

Source: Decrypt

07/06/2022

N.J.’s 22 best fried chicken spots, for National Fried Chicken Day

It's National Fried Chicken Day! Here's your ultimate greasy statewide guide!

Source: nj.com

07/06/2022

Celebrate National Fried Chicken Day with the best grocery-store fried chicken in Cleveland

It's National Fried Chicken Day and Americans everywhere are looking for a comforting dish that is tasty and convenient during the summer months.

Source: cleveland.com

07/05/2022

National Fried Chicken Day 2022: Deals at KFC, Jollibee, Popeyes and more

Here is a roundup of chain restaurants offering deals and freebies to customers celebrating the holiday

Source: nj.com

07/04/2022

Hedge Fund Veteran Anthony Scaramucci Says FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried May Have Signalled Bottom in Crypto Ma...

Skybridge Capital founder Anthony Scaramucci says that FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried’s decision to bail out crypto lending platform BlockFi is an indication that we may have reached the bear market’s bottom.

Source: The Daily Hodl

06/29/2022

Crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried says more exchanges will fail as the industry faces a brutal downturn

Crypto exchange FTX has lent money to floundering players in the industry, but its CEO says that many others lack a "business left to be saved."

Source: Business Insider

06/29/2022

Why Can't the Biggest Name in Fried Chicken Break Through in Los Angeles?

Kim Prince is hot fried chicken royalty, yet she is struggling to continue her family legacy in LA.

Source: Eater

06/29/2022

Houston Is the Country's Ultimate Fried Chicken Destination

With restaurants like Frenchy’s Chicken, Himalaya Restaurant, and Gus’s, Houston is the best U.S. fried chicken destination

Source: Eater

06/28/2022

Bankman-Fried Warns: Some Crypto Exchanges Already “Secretly Insolvent”

After throwing lifelines to troubled digital currency exchanges BlockFi and Voyager Digital, Sam Bankman-Fried, the 30-year-old billionaire founder of FTX, warns that many crypto exchanges will soon fail.

Source: Forbes

06/28/2022

Bankman-Fried's FTX says no talks to acquire Robinhood

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX crypto exchange said it is not in talks to acquire Robinhood Markets Inc <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/HOOD.O" target="_blank">(HOOD.O)</a>, after a <a href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-06-27/sam-bankman-f…

Source: Reuters

06/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX is reportedly looking into buying Robinhood

Massive cryptocurrency exchange FTX is reportedly thinking about buying Robinhood. FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried denied the rumors. Bloomberg reports its sources say FTX is still exploring the possibility.

Source: The Verge

06/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX Is Seeking a Path to Buy Robinhood

Source: Bloomberg

06/22/2022

Bitcoin billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried bails out embattled crypto firms BlockFi and Voyager

Bankman-Fried has emerged as something of a savior for the $900 billion crypto market as it faces a deepening liquidity crunch.

Source: CNBC

06/21/2022

Friedell: Friendship between Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving ‘isn’t always as close as it appears’

One big question in any discussion of Kyrie Irving’s contract status — may be the biggest — is where does Kevin Durant stand? The two are great friends, maybe even best friends, and a package from...

Source: NetsDaily

06/21/2022

Crypto Billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried Doles Out Credit Lines to Stem Contagion

Source: Bloomberg

06/18/2022

Bankman-Fried's Alameda Lends $485 Million to Crypto's Voyager

Source: Bloomberg

06/14/2022

Jared Leto & Amanda Seyfried | Actors on Actors - Full Conversation

In their Actors on Actors conversation Jared Leto ('WeCrashed') and Amanda Seyfried ('The Dropout') bond over their eccentric roles of Elizabeth Holmes and A...

Source: YouTube

06/14/2022

Jared Leto and Amanda Seyfried on Playing Disgraced Entrepreneurs — and Finding Compassion for Fraudsters

It’s tempting to imagine what WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann would say to Theranos fraudster Elizabeth Holmes, given their similar public falls from grace. But short of that, we at least had the chance to listen to a conversation between the two actors who pl…

Source: Variety

06/07/2022

Kim Possible stars Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle reunite

Wade, what's the sitch? Christy Carlson Romano and Will Friedle reunited to celebrate 20 years of the beloved animated series.

Source: Entertainment Weekly

06/04/2022

Masterful Fried conquers Coors as Braves win in extras

DENVER -- If you're wondering whether Max Fried has super powers, remember he threw six scoreless innings after his ankle was stomped on in the first inning of Game 6 of last year’s World Series. And he can now lay claim to conquering Coors Field in his only …

Source: MLB.com

05/28/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried: FTX Spending Billions For Crypto Acquisitions

FTX's CEO Sam Bankman-Fried on Saturday said the company plans to expand through acquisitions to increase product offerings.

Source: Coingape

05/27/2022

Elliotte Friedman Gives His Thoughts On The Flames No-Goal | Tim & Friends

Source: YouTube

05/27/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried: Crypto Exchange FTX Ready With Billions for Acquisitions

Source: Bloomberg

05/25/2022

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga plays final French Open match

Amid rousing cheers and tearful tributes, France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retires after nearly toppling eight-seeded Casper Ruud in his French Open finale.

Source: The Washington Post

05/24/2022

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Landed His Last Punch

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, one of the most talented contemporaries of the Big Three, hung up his racket Tuesday at Roland Garros. He had announced in April that it would be the final tournament of his long, always entertaining, and sometimes white-hot career.

Source: Defector.com

05/24/2022

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ends tennis career with emotional French Open farewell

While Tsonga lost to Casper Ruud in his final singles match, the 37-year-old will play doubles with Richard Gasquet one last time before retiring for good

Source: The Guardian

05/18/2022

Elise Mertens vs. Anna-Lena Friedsam | 2022 Strasbourg Round of 16 | WTA Match Highlights

Watch the Match Highlights from Elise Mertens vs. Anna-Lena Friedsam at the 2022 Internationaux de Strasbourg in Strasbourg.Subscribe to the WTA on YouTube: ...

Source: YouTube

05/17/2022

EVERYBODY on the Heat is coming at Jayson Tatum - Nick Friedell | SportsCenter

Nick Friedell joins SportsCenter to preview the Miami Heat vs. the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals and shares how the Heat hope to defend Jay...

Source: YouTube

05/16/2022

Daily Crunch: ‘The bitcoin network is not a payments network,’ says FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.

Source: TechCrunch

05/14/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, Crypto Billionaire, Wants Washington to Follow His Lead

Sam Bankman-Fried is a studiously disheveled billionaire who made a fortune overseeing trades that are too risky for the U.S. market. Now he wants Washington to follow his lead.

Source: New York Times

05/13/2022

It’s Time To Call Algorithmic Stablecoins Something Else, Says FTX Crypto Exchange CEO Sam Bankman-Fried

FTX cryptocurrency exchange founder Sam Bankman-Fried is weighing in on the future of stablecoins after two top cryptos suffered staggering losses this week.

Source: The Daily Hodl

05/13/2022

Robinhood stock rockets after FTX CEO Bankman-Fried invests nearly $650 million, saying he doesn't plan to make changes

Bankman-Fried says Robinhood shares are an ‘attractive investment,’ and Robinhood responds by saying it thinks it’s attractive, too

Source: MarketWatch

05/13/2022

Robinhood shares surged over 30% after crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried disclosed a 7.6% stake in the trading platform

Sam Bankman-Fried acquired about 56.3 million shares in Robinhood Markets through his firm, Emergent Fidelity Technologies, according to an SEC filing.

Source: Business Insider

05/12/2022

Robinhood shares pop more than 20% after Sam Bankman-Fried buys 7.6% stake

Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of crypto exchange FTX, has taken a 7.6% stake in Robinhood worth $648 million, according to an SEC filing.

Source: CNBC

05/11/2022

Amanda Seyfried 'grossed out' by reaction to famous 'Mean Girls' scene

Amanda Seyfried as Karen Smith in "Mean Girls " has a special place in the heart of pop culture.

Source: CNN

05/10/2022

Amanda Seyfried Got Creeped Out by Boys Asking About ‘Mean Girls’ Weather Report: ‘It Was Just Gross’

Source: Google News

05/10/2022

Amanda Seyfried Got Creeped Out by Boys Asking About ‘Mean Girls’ Weather Report: ‘It Was Just Gross’

Amanda Seyfried told Marie Claire that she was often grossed out after the release of “Mean Girls” because male viewers would approach her asking her if it was raining, a reference to the infamous weather report scenes in the Tina Fey-scripted comedy. Seyfrie…

Source: Variety

05/10/2022

Amanda Seyfried Said She Was "Grossed Out" By How Male Fans Reacted To Her Iconic Weather Scene In "Mean Girls"

"It must make you feel really unsafe in the world."

Source: Buzzfeed

05/06/2022

Amanda Seyfried stuns at Variety's 2022 Power of Women event in New York City

Amanda Seyfried looked radiant as she arrived to Variety's 2022 Power Of Women event in New York City on Thursday.

Source: Daily Mail

04/28/2022

Friedlander: Pittsburgh Steelers' 2022 Mock Draft (First and Final Version)

Welcome to NFL Draft Day 2022!!! Just when you thought it was safe and all the mock drafts were done…I couldn’t resist throwing my hat in the ring with a mock draft of my own.  But fear not, Steelers fans.  This is just a quick romp through 7 rounds with a fe…

Source: Steelers Depot

04/21/2022

Gilbert Gottfried's family asking for donations to the 'debilitating' Myotonic disease

Gilbert Gottfried's family is asking for donations to the research of Myotonic disease following his passing.

Source: Fox News

04/20/2022

Fried stellar in LA: 'Nice to have a good one here'

LOS ANGELES -- Max Fried was clearly better than the results from this season’s first two starts indicated. But it will be hard for him to be much better than he was while helping the Braves bounce back with a 3-1 win over the Dodgers on Tuesday night at Dodg…

Source: MLB.com

04/19/2022

A new technique successfully fried up to 75 percent of tumors using ultrasound

A new technique uses ultrasound waves to mechanically eliminate up to 75 percent of cancer cells, freeing the immune system to fight off the rest, and more.

Source: Interesting Engineering

04/17/2022

‘SNL’s Weekend Update Pays Tribute To Late Alum Gilbert Gottfried, Rips Elon Musk’s Twitter Bid

The latest installment of Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update remembered late comedian Gilbert Gottfried, who died on Tuesday after a lengthy illness at age 67. Weekend Update hosts Michael Che and Colin Jost themselves didn’t touch on Gottfried’s passing, b…

Source: Deadline

04/16/2022

When 'cheap' Gilbert Gottfried had lunch at NYC's trendiest restaurant

One of the recurring topics among friends and family at Gilbert Gottfried’s laugh-and-tear-filled memorial was the standup’s legendary frugality.

Source: Page Six

04/15/2022

Late Gilbert Gottfried left behind secret 'Aladdin' outtakes, 200 hours of footage

We haven’t seen the last of Gilbert Gottfried, who passed away earlier this month at the age of 67.

Source: New York Post

04/14/2022

Gilbert Gottfried, defender of transgressive comedy and a throwback to the great joke-tellers

The comic devoted himself to the art of the joke and all it can engender – offense, joy and everything in between

Source: Salon

04/14/2022

'His jokes were dirty, but his heart was pure': Gilbert Gottfried receives emotional funeral in NYC

Gilbert Gottfried's widow Dara Kravitz paid tribute to legendary standup comic with a hilarious eulogy.

Source: Daily Mail

04/14/2022

Gilbert Gottfried and Bob Saget's friendship remembered by Saget's widow

Kelly Rizzo, Bob Saget's widow, has paid tribute to her husband's friendship with the late comedian Gilbert Gottfried.

Source: CNN

04/14/2022

Gilbert Gottfried's pals reveal shocking jokes he made about his own death

Penn Jillette, Judy Gold and other comedians reveal the shocking jokes Gilbert Gottfried, who died April 12, 2022, at age 67 from recurrent ventricular tachycardia, made about his own mortality and…

Source: New York Post

04/14/2022

Jimmy Kimmel Remembers the Night Gilbert Gottfried Bombed With a 9/11 Joke — and Then Killed

The late-night comic recalled hosting a roast weeks after 9/11 where the late Gottfried lost the crowd with a bad 9/11 joke before telling a legendary version of The Aristocrats.

Source: Daily Beast

04/13/2022

Kelly Rizzo pays tribute to Gilbert Gottfried through his ‘special friendship’ with the late Bob Saget

Kelly Rizzo is paying tribute to Gilbert Gottfried following the news of his death Tuesday. The "Full House" star's widow sent love to Gottfried’s family and highlighted the "special friendship" the two comedians shared.

Source: Fox News

04/13/2022

Gilbert Gottfried's final Instagram post was about Chris Rock

Glibert Gottfried's last Instagram post invited people to weigh in on "the slap."

Source: CNN

04/13/2022

Gilbert Gottfried died after a long illness. What is myotonic dystrophy type II, the rare disease that reportedly caused his death?

The disease is the most common form of muscular dystrophy that begins in adulthood. It reportedly affected Gottfried's heart.

Source: CBS News

04/13/2022

Gilbert Gottfried, Comedian With a Distinctive Voice, Dies at 67

His credits ranged from the family-friendly “Aladdin” to the unfettered vulgarity of “The Aristocrats” and included a brief stint on “Saturday Night Live.”

Source: New York Times

04/13/2022

Gilbert Gottfried's Twitter allegedly hacked hours after death announcement

One particularly tasteless tweet read, “I’m dead because of @yeatarchive on IG. F–k that mf.”

Source: Page Six

04/13/2022

Gilbert Gottfried, comedian and actor, has died

Gilbert Gottfried, a comedian and film and television actor with a distinctly memorable voice, has died after a long illness, his family announced on Tuesday.

Source: CNN

04/12/2022

Gilbert Gottfried, comedian and 'Aladdin' voice, dies after a long illness at 67

His family made the announcement on social media, prompting outpouring from friends, fellow comics and fans.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/12/2022

Gilbert Gottfried, Comedian and ‘Aladdin’ Star, Dies at 67

Popular on Variety Gilbert Gottfried, the comedian, “Aladdin” star and owner of one of the most iconic voices in Hollywood, has died after battling a long illness, his family announced Tuesday. He was 67. His publicist told the Washington Post that he died du…

Source: Variety

04/06/2022

Paula Patton clucks back at viral fried-chicken recipe haters

“It might look crazy. It is the way we do it,” Patton said in response to social media backlash.

Source: New York Post

04/06/2022

Paula Patton responds to fried chicken controversy

It's not that Paula Patton doesn't give a cluck, she's just taking getting roasted over her chicken frying skills in stride.

Source: CNN

04/05/2022

Paula Patton Responds to Backlash Over Fried Chicken Recipe

After sharing her mom’s fried chicken recipe on Instagram, Paula Patton has found herself in hot oil—er, water. See what the Internet has to say about her skills in the kitchen.

Source: Eonline.com

04/05/2022

'Where are your seasonings?': Paula Patton's 'famous' fried chicken recipe spurs criticism

Paula Patton's tutorial made a stir on social media after Olympic track star Ashley Spencer resurfaced the recipe on TikTok with her own commentary.

Source: USA Today

04/04/2022

FTX's Sam Bankman-Fried only plans to keep 1% of his money: report

Sam Bankman-Fried, the billionaire founder of FTX, told Bloomberg that he is motivated to earn a lot of money just to give most of it away.

Source: Business Insider

03/30/2022

Max Fried to make second straight Opening Day start for Atlanta Braves

Max Fried has been named the Braves' Opening Day starter for the second consecutive season.

Source: ESPN

03/13/2022

Biden's crypto order: Sam Bankman-Fried, Kevin O'Leary, Novogratz react

President Joe Biden finally signed a executive order on crypto. Mike Novogratz and Antony Scaramucci were among those who welcomed it — but not everyone was fully convinced.

Source: Business Insider

03/08/2022

International Women's Day: Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman on advancing women to the C-suite

Yahoo Finance chats at length with Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman about the future of the exchange and her rise to the top leadership position.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/07/2022

Amanda Seyfried Studied Elizabeth Holmes' Voice for Months

Amanda Seyfried says she studied her signature baritone for months.

Source: The Cut

03/05/2022

If You Were Also Confused By Amanda Seyfried's Unusual Voice In "The Dropout," This Is Why She Sounds That Way

Her voice is giving tech bro chic.

Source: Buzzfeed

03/03/2022

Kevin Durant will NOT be on a minutes restriction vs Heat - Nick Friedell | This Just In

Nick Friedell joins Max Kellerman on This Just In to break down Kevin Durant's return in the Brooklyn Nets' matchup with the Miami Heat.✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ ...

Source: YouTube

03/03/2022

Amanda Seyfried Says This Elizabeth Holmes Moment Was Vital for The Dropout

Amanda Seyfried and Naveen Andrews chat with ET's Lauren Zima about portraying the downfall of Elizabeth Holmes’ Silicon Valley empire in 'The Dropout.' The ...

Source: YouTube

02/27/2022

Amanda Seyfried Reacts To An Old Photo From Her First Red Carpet At ‘Mean Girls’ Premiere: ‘I Did Not Have A Stylist’

Amanda Seyfried stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" to reminisce about her first big red carpet event. While appearing on the late night show to promote her new Hulu limited series "The Dropout", the 36-year-old actress talked about walking Thursday's red carpet …

Source: ETCanada.com

02/26/2022

Amanda Seyfried on Mean Girls Red Carpet, Her Love of Pranks & New Show The Dropout

Source: YouTube

02/25/2022

Amanda Seyfried Reveals Why She Originally Said No To Playing Elizabeth Holmes In New Hulu Series 'The Dropout'

TV viewers are obsessed with the idea of a con gone wrong, and one of the biggest is the story of Elizabeth Holmes. The disgraced Theranos founder was once heralded as the fastest rising star in the healthcare industry, earning billions from venture capitalis…

Source: The Daily Wire

02/25/2022

Seth Curry pushed back on Danny Green's comments about Ben Simmons - Nick Friedell | SportsCenter

Nick Friedell joins SportsCenter to discuss the atmosphere surrounding the Brooklyn Nets and Ben Simmons after Danny Green's comments.✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ ht...

Source: YouTube

02/24/2022

Why Amanda Seyfried Originally Turned Down the Chance to Play Elizabeth Holmes

Amanda Seyfried is prepared when our conversation turns to “the voice.” Having signed up to portray disgraced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes in the Hulu miniseries The Dropout, the actress understood why her colleagues and friends were so anxious to hear h…

Source: Hollywood Reporter

02/24/2022

Why Amanda Seyfried Originally Turned Down the Chance to Play Elizabeth Holmes

Amanda Seyfried is prepared when our conversation turns to “the voice.” Having signed up to portray disgraced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes in the Hulu...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/17/2022

Amanda Seyfried Joins Tom Holland in Apple Series ‘The Crowded Room’

Amanda Seyfried has joined Tom Holland to star in The Crowded Room, a drama that Akiva Goldsman is writing and executive producing for Apple Studios and New Regency. Kornél Mundruczó, who directed the searing Vanessa Kirby-Shia LaBeouf drama Pieces of a Woman…

Source: Hollywood Reporter

02/13/2022

Sam Bankman-Fried, 29, heads crypto exchange worth billions

PARIS: Sam Bankman-Fried donned a suit and tie this week, abandoning his preferred hoodie and dark T-shirt for a hearing before US Senators. The lawmakers had summoned the 29-year-old multi-billionaire on Wednesday (Feb 9) to discuss the regulation of digi…

Source: CNA

02/08/2022

10 ‘Healthy’ Super Bowl Snacks to Add to Your Spread of Fried Goodness

Let's get some more veggies on the snack table so those celery sticks won't feel so lonely.

Source: Lifehacker.com

02/08/2022

Amanda Seyfried unveils her Elizabeth Holmes voice in first trailer for The Dropout

Source: Google News

02/08/2022

Amanda Seyfried makes a winsome Elizabeth Holmes in The Dropout trailer

Theranos co-founder Holmes was recently convicted of fraud and awaits sentencing.

Source: Ars Technica

02/05/2022

What to cook in an air fryer? 7 things that are better air-fried

From crispy bacon to sweet potato fries, this is what to cook in an air fryer for a mouthwatering treat...

Source: Homesandgardens.com

02/04/2022

Whoopi Goldberg's recipe for 'Jewish-American Princess Fried Chicken' resurfaces

“Send chauffeur to your favorite butcher shop for the chicken (save the brown paper bag).”

Source: New York Post

01/18/2022

Deep-fried Auburn hoops burning hotter than ever

What else do the Tigers have to do to be No.1?

Source: AL.com

01/16/2022

KFC Beyond Fried Chicken: Here's everything you need to know

The plant-based nuggets are available at KFC now.

Source: CNET

01/05/2022

KFC launching plant-based Beyond Fried Chicken at restaurants nationwide starting Monday

Kentucky Fried Chicken and Beyond Meat announced Beyond Fried Chicken will make its nationwide debut Monday, Jan. 10, two years after a consumer test.

Source: USA Today

01/04/2022

KFC to launch plant-based fried chicken made with Beyond Meat nationwide

KFC restaurants nationwide will add Beyond Meat's plant-based chicken to their menus, starting Monday for a limited time.

Source: CNBC

12/17/2021

Josh Duggar To Spend Christmas Alone In His Cell, Will Be Served Bread, Margarine And Fried Potatoes Following His Guilty Verdict

The insider said, 'Josh is cordoned off from the general population. He is in a holding cell by himself.'

Source: Radaronline.com

12/17/2021

‘The Dropout’: First Look At Amanda Seyfried As Elizabeth Holmes; Premiere Date Set

We’re getting the first look at Amanda Seyfried as Elizabeth Holmes in Hulu limited series The Dropout, based on ABC News/ABC Radio’s podcast about the rise and fall of Holmes and her company, Theranos. Hulu has released four first-look photos (see below) of …

Source: Deadline

12/15/2021

See Amanda Seyfried As Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes In 'The Dropout' First Look

The upcoming Hulu series will chronicle the rise and fall of the blood testing company founded by Holmes, who is currently on trial for fraud.

Source: HuffPost

12/15/2021

Hulu offers a first glimpse at Amanda Seyfried as Elizabeth Holmes

Hulu’s first look at its upcoming series, The Dropout, shows us what Amanda Seyfried might look like as Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes. The Dropout is based on an ABC podcast of the same name and is set to debut in March 2022.

Source: The Verge

12/15/2021

The Dropout: First Images Reveal Amanda Seyfried as Elizabeth Holmes in Hulu Show

Source: Google News

12/15/2021

Amanda Seyfried transforms into Elizabeth Holmes in first look photo

In the photo, Seyfried wore Holmes' signature all-black outfit and bright red lipstick as she sat with her hands clasped upon her lap.

Source: Daily Mail

12/15/2021

This Is What Amanda Seyfried’s Elizabeth Holmes Looks Like

But what does she sound like?

Source: Vulture

12/15/2021

Amanda Seyfried As Elizabeth Holmes In Hulu's 'The Dropout' [PHOTOS]

RELATED STORIES 'FX on Hulu' Moniker Dropped in Favor of Unified FX Branding on All Platforms Dollface Crew Sidles Up to Lilly Singh's Bar in Season 2 -- 2022 FIRST LOOK Hulu on Wednesday released a first look at The Dropout, its upcoming limited series based…

Source: TVLine

12/13/2021

Anne Rice vs Al Copeland: Why New Orleans' vampire author and fried chicken icon feuded

Anne Rice died Saturday at the age of 80.

Source: NOLA.com

12/07/2021

KFC brings back fried chicken-scented log for holidays, with a woodsy twist

KFC is bringing back its famous 11 Herbs & Spices Firelog for the fourth consecutive year.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/22/2021

athenahealth, Healthcare Technology Leader, to be Acquired by Hellman & Friedman and Bain Capital for $17 Billion

athenahealth, Inc. (“athenahealth” or “the Company”), a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software solutions for medical groups and health sy

Source: Business Wire

11/13/2021

Sam Bankman-Fried on crypto adoption, blockchains, FTX, NFTs and more

Crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried, who heads up the FTX exchange, recently discussed the current cryptocurrency climate and FTX.

Source: Business Insider

11/10/2021

Dodgers: Andrew Friedman Reveals Why LA Didn’t Extend Clayton Kershaw A Qualifying Offer

The moment the Dodgers season was over, the doom-posters immediately went for Dodgers’ fans’ knees. There was discussion about the prospect of Clayton Kershaw never playing in a Dodgers uniform […] More

Source: Dodgers Nation

11/10/2021

Clayton Kershaw 'will always have a spot' with Los Angeles Dodgers, Andrew Friedman says

Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman said the team did not extend Clayton Kershaw a qualifying offer to avoid putting the three-time Cy Young Award winner on a clock.

Source: ESPN

11/10/2021

Andrew Friedman: Dodgers 'really want' Clayton Kershaw back

The Dodgers did not offer pitcher Clayton Kershaw a qualifying offer, but team president Andrew Friedman said they definitely want him to return.

Source: Los Angeles Times

11/10/2021

Andrew Friedman Discusses Clayton Kershaw QO Decision

The Dodgers made the surprising decision not to issue a qualifying offer to Clayton Kershaw before Sunday afternoon's deadline. President of baseball &hellip;

Source: MLB Trade Rumors

11/09/2021

National Fried Chicken Sandwich Day is Tuesday and McDonald's, Burger King, KFC, Del Taco have deals

Fried Chicken Sandwich Day is Tuesday and there are many deals at fast-food chains for the food holiday including specials at KFC and McDonald's.

Source: USA Today

11/03/2021

Microsoft’s GitHub CEO Nat Friedman is stepping down, product chief Thomas Dohmke will replace him

The announcement comes weeks after one of GitHub's most prominent competitors, GitLab, went public. GitLab was worth twice what Microsoft paid for GitHub.

Source: CNBC

11/02/2021

World Series 2021 - Game 6 a high school reunion for MLB aces Max Fried, Jack Flaherty, Lucas Giolito

When the Braves' Max Fried starts Game 6, his old Harvard-Westlake teammates -- the Cardinals' Jack Flaherty and the White Sox's Lucas Giolito -- will cheer him from the stands.

Source: ESPN

11/01/2021

Brian Snitker on going on the road for Game 6, Max Fried and more

Snitker is confident that Fried will bounce back from his recent struggles.

Source: Talking Chop

11/01/2021

NY Times' Tom Friedman on global climate goals and the energy crisis

Tom Friedman, New York Times foreign affairs columnist, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss how the global energy crisis could impact climate goals. For access to ...

Source: YouTube

10/28/2021

Amanda Seyfried & Finn Wittrock Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED

'A Mouthful of Air' stars Amanda Seyfried and Finn Wittrock answer the web's most searched questions about themselves. What inspires Amanda Seyfried? What is...

Source: YouTube

10/28/2021

Former Lions star Darius Slay all smiles about Ford Field homecoming, Detroit fried chicken too

Slay was traded to Philadelphia for third- and fifth-round picks in 2020.

Source: mlive.com

10/28/2021

Amanda Seyfried Explained Why She Didn't Want To Tell Anyone That She Tested Positive For COVID-19

It was "really stressful."View Entire Post ›

Source: Buzzfeed

10/27/2021

Sensitivity Counselor Ted Nugent Will “Pray” for “Brainfried, Nasty, Rotten Prick” Alec Baldwin

Ted Nugent: "Liberal pricks" who "run the justice system" will "cover up" for Alec Baldwin following the accidental death of Halyna Hutchins.

Source: MetalSucks

10/15/2021

Fried's breaking pitches; Dansby to lead off?

ATLANTA -- Of the 565 players to throw a pitch in the National League this season, only four struck out more batters on breaking balls than Max Fried. In one respect, that may come as little surprise, considering the extent to which Fried’s curveball has defi…

Source: MLB.com

10/15/2021

Atlanta Braves to start Max Fried in Game 1 of National League Championship Series

Max Fried, who pitched six shutout innings with nine strikeouts in Atlanta's Game 2 win over Milwaukee in the NLDS, will start against the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday.

Source: ESPN

10/13/2021

Why I Didn't Choose to Become a Bitcoin Maximalist: Hedera Co-Founder Jordan Fried

Immutable Holdings recently went public on Canada's NEO Exchange, aiming to diversify a portfolio of blockchain businesses to shareholders. Jordan Fried, Imm...

Source: YouTube

10/10/2021

Sam Bankman-Fried says he's bought billions of tether coins

As scrutiny of tether has escalated, with the DOJ pursuing a bank fraud probe against tether execs for past behavior, Bankman-Fried has stood by listing tether on FTX.

Source: Business Insider

10/10/2021

Atlanta Braves' Max Fried stays hot, evens NLDS with nine-strikeout gem

Max Fried had nine strikeouts in six shutout innings, and the Atlanta Braves won 3-0 in Saturday's Game 2 to even their series with the Milwaukee Brewers at 1-1.

Source: ESPN

10/10/2021

Battery Power: Maximum Fried, Riley’s power stroke headline as Braves even NLDS with Brewers

On what went right, what went wrong and what’s next for Atlanta after Saturday’s 3-0 win in Game 2

Source: Talking Chop

10/05/2021

The Daily Chop: NLDS Game times, Max Fried is Pitcher of the Month and more

All the news and notes from Monday’s off day

Source: Talking Chop

10/04/2021

'The French Connection' turns 50: Hackman, Friedkin reveal why it's a miracle no one died

NYC’s gritty cop classic broke the law: Insiders finally spill secrets a half-century after filming the blockbuster that snagged five Oscars.

Source: New York Post

09/29/2021

Max Fried, Braves look to reduce magic number to 1 against Phillies

The Braves currently hold a 3.5 game lead in the NL East.

Source: Talking Chop