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Senator Warren's Misguided War on Self-Custody
If 2022 has taught us anything about consumer protection in the crypto industry, it is that digital asset investors should take extreme caution before turning over custody of their assets to "trusted third parties."Firms like FTX, BlockFi, Celisius, and Voyager have a habit of going bust and losing customer deposits due to fraud or poor risk management.
↳ Bitcoin Policy Institute, December 16, 2022.
Inside the Venture FOMO Machine That Powered SBF's Meteoric Rise
Venture capitalists who had managed to get into white-hot deals to fund the cryptocurrency exchange FTX in the past couple of years used to boast privately that Sam Bankman-Fried was "the most important person in crypto." The 30-year-old, shaggy-haired finance savant not only controlled two ...
↳ The Information, November 11, 2022.