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Mar
04

Yearning For “4:FUD!”

Way back when there were people in the world (“people” being a generous turn of phrase) who believed Binance was not a criminal organisation. A few of us constantly demurred and were proven correct.
3 min read
Mar
01

Pity Party For Sam

The pity party is in full swing as the guilt-free Fried’s hyphenated and not are all piling in to see ‘poor innocent sammy’ (their view, not one we share) given as little jail time as possible because…
4 min read
Feb
29

Poachers Turned Gamekeepers

Weeks after the “Superbrawl,” that American festival of advertising with a football match book ending the glossy optics, we may be poised for something like “Supergrass Sunday” looming on the horizon.
3 min read
Feb
28

Pig Butchering V2.0

Now however a Texan pensioner, one Leonard Licht has Binance and indeed CZ right in his sights...
3 min read
Feb
27

Is There Gold in DLT?

There’s an interesting side investment by the Japan Exchange Group targets digital gold - literally...
2 min read
Feb
26

Trainwrecking As Usual

So when the ultimate drop in crypto  digital asset transaction cost takes place, so the crypto V1.0 economy is doomed?
6 min read
Feb
23

Extraditing Do Kwon

There’s EU scepticism about crypto ETFs which will clearly annoy those who see MICA as the great white hope for crypto.
2 min read
Feb
22

From Icarus to the Phoenix

“Burnt by the Sun,” is a magnificent movie from the canon of Russian director Nikita Mikhalkov. Relevance to crypto: we will get to that later. 
2 min read
Feb
21

CeFi Strikes Back

There is more than a hint of irony to the concept that the world’s new all singing, all dancing blockchain thing behind cryptocurrency, has to be shunned in order to get people trading / investing.
2 min read
Feb
20

Onward To Delusion

Sullivan & Cromwell may yet upend that thesis as they have been sued by FTX investors for allegedly helping SBF’s delusional concept of management...
2 min read
Feb
19

Heading Towards DeFa!

A teensy touch of hubris shone through and that’s always worrying in crypto where DeFi is arguably a thing while hubris remains a permanent stain on the whole edifice.
7 min read
Feb
16

Pesky Courts

That said, I have absolutely no idea why somebody would back yet another crypto custody play and particularly not with this amount of money at this stage...
2 min read
Feb
15

Criminal Minds (Vol Umpteen)

I suspect the truth is more likely to be that the custody solutions are running out of money with a paucity of genuine investors in the vicinity of crypto or blockchain-based digital assets.
2 min read
Feb
14

Sentence Structure

In the CZ case, it remains simply ludicrous that overseeing a criminal organization with an insouciance towards regulatory practice could herald a mere maximum 18-month sentence…
2 min read