Crypto billionaire doles out credit lines to stem contagion in industry

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Crypto billionaire doles out credit lines to stem contagion in industry

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June 22, 2022 7:54 AMSam Bankman-Fried, the 30-year-old who co-founded digital-asset exchange FTX Trading, is trying to bail out the crypto market.

An FTX spokesman, asked for comment about the credit lines, referred to a Twitter thread on Tuesday from Mr Bankman-Fried.

Mr Tom Dunleavy, senior research analyst at crypto-data firm Messari, said some would compare the move to business magnate Warren Buffett providing support to Goldman Sachs in 2008.

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Category: Economy

Topics: Industry Players Help Credit Bankman-fried Firm Crypto Million Capital Exchange Digital

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Published On: 2022-06-22, 07:54:00

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