After FTX, now crypto finance firm BlockFi files for bankruptcy

BlockFi and eight of its affiliates have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Code in the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey to provide the company with the "opportunity to consummate a comprehensive restructuring transaction that maximises value for all clients and other stakeholders".

FTX CEO pocketed $300 mn after big funding raise: Report

Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of now-bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange FTX, pocketed $300 million after a big funding raise last year, the media reported. According to The Wall Street Journal, the beleaguered crypto exchange secured $420 million in October 2021.