Quick guide: What you need to know about exchange tokens after FTX’s FTT meltdown

    Exchange tokens are the backbone of many top exchanges, but how much risk is involved? — explains Jason Nelson on Decrypt. This Learn article will cover what exchange tokens are, what they are used for, how they are purchased, and the new scrutiny on them in light of FTX’s reported malfeasance related to its FTT…

    BlockFi halts withdrawals amid FTX and Alameda debacle
    12 Nov 2022

    New Jersey-based exchange BlockFi informed customers that it would be “limiting platform activity” and paused withdrawals amid the crypto market turmoil caused by FTX collapsing. In June, BlockFi secured a $400 million loan from FTX and potential acquisition terms, hoping the new credit line could help them remain afloat. “We, like the rest of the…

    FTX files for bankruptcy protection, and its CEO Bankman-Fried steps down
    12 Nov 2022

    On Nov. 11, the crypto exchange FTX filed for bankruptcy protection in the US, the Bahamas-based company said. Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing attributed to Alameda Research estimates the company has $10 billion to $50 billion in liabilities. Also, FTX CEO and founder Sam Bankman-Fried resigned from his role. FTX Group, which includes FTX.com and FTX…