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Celsius Execs Cashed Out $40 Million Before Halting Withdrawals

Celsius Execs Cashed Out $40 Million Before Halting Withdrawals

Celsius founder and recently resigned CEO Alex Mashinsky as he appeared in a promotional video for Celsius uploaded to YouTube. The video was deleted after the company imploded.Screenshots: YouTube Three executives at crypto trading platform Celsius cashed out at least $40 million in cryptocurrency shortly before the company halted withdrawals for all users earlier this …

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SEC Says Old MoviePass Execs Lied to You About How Well They Could Maintain $10 Subscriptions

SEC Says Old MoviePass Execs Lied to You About How Well They Could Maintain $10 Subscriptions

Mitch Lowe, left, and Ted Farnsworth, right, were execs for MoviePass and parent company HMNY, respectively. They were at the head of decision making when MoviePass started using abusive tactics to limit their app’s use among its most fervent users.Photo: Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images (Getty Images) The story of MoviePass’ downfall is a rerun that everybody …

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Lawsuit that may have played role in Bed Bath & Beyond exec's suicide hits snags

Lawsuit that may have played role in Bed Bath & Beyond exec’s suicide hits snags

An explosive shareholder lawsuit that may have played a role in the shocking suicide of Bed Bath & Beyond’s former financial chief Gustavo Arnal has recently run into trouble of its own. The $1.2 billion suit — which accuses the home-furnishings retailer, its late CFO, JPMorgan and a big investor of orchestrating a “pump and …

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Laid-Off HBO Max Execs: They're Killing Off Diversity and Courting 'Middle America'

Laid-Off HBO Max Execs: They’re Killing Off Diversity and Courting ‘Middle America’

Former HBO Max executives say the streaming service has been left with few people of color to oversee its diverse slate of programming as Warner Bros. Discovery continues its ongoing corporate reshuffling. The platform reportedly laid off close to 70 people this month. That includes the entire teams overseeing unscripted, kids and family, and international …

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Industry Watchers, Execs Weigh Significance of BlackRock-Coinbase Deal - Blockworks

Industry Watchers, Execs Weigh Significance of BlackRock-Coinbase Deal – Blockworks

Wall Street veteran labels JPMorgan a candidate to build out crypto capabilities Fidelity spokesperson says BlackRock deal “brings additional legitimacy and credibility to this emerging space” BlackRock’s jump deeper into crypto is a sign institutions are looking beyond widespread volatility, industry participants say — increasing the prospect of traditional finance competitors following suit. The world’s …

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