Just a Hunch? Analysts Point to an Uptick in Crypto Insider Trading

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Difficult to prove, yet often suspected, insider trading has been a staple practice of dishonest investors ever since the stock markets took off. Over time, regulators like the SEC were founded in order to fight the phenomenon – despite it being an elusive one hard to pin on a perpetrator. This is due to the … Read more

FTX US Launches Stock Trading for Select Users

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The US arm of the cryptocurrency exchange, FTX, is going old school with the launch of its new stock-trading service for a limited number of users in the country. The new offering is being released through FTX Capital Markets, which happens to be a FINRA member broker-dealer. Push for Stock Trading According to the official … Read more

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried Buys 7.6% Stake in Robinhood, HOOD Surges 23%

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Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of leading crypto exchange FTX, has purchased a 7.6% stake in the online trading platform Robinhood. According to a Thursday filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the billionaire’s shares are worth $648 million, purchased at an average price of $11.52. Of note, the deal involved Emergent Fidelity Technologies … Read more