Tagged: chengpeng zhou

Paxos to Halt Minting New BUSD Stablecoin Tokens

Paxos, the regulated blockchain and tokenization infrastructure platform, announced it will end its relationship with Binance “for the branded stablecoin BUSD.” Effective February 21, Paxos will “cease issuance of new BUSD tokens as directed by and working in close coordination with the New York Department… Read More

Binance CEO CZ Announces Industry Recovery Fund in Light of FTX Debacle

Chengpeng “CZ” Zhou, the founder and CEO of Binance, announced a new “Industry Recovery Fund” following the collapse of FTX and the affiliated collateral damage that has harmed numerous crypto firms. Revealed via Twitter, CZ stated: To reduce further cascading negative effects of FTX, Binance… Read More

Fallout Continues with FTX Debacle as Founder Sam Bankman-Fried Sees Net Worth Crash

The rapid demise of FTX, once the second-largest crypto exchange in the world, continues to impact crypto markets and the industry in general. Bitcoin is now at a year-to-date low, trading at around $17,700. FTT, the native digital asset of FTX, has cratered, trading at… Read More

More Shade: Binance CEO Criticizes Use of FTT as Collateral

The dust has yet to settle, and the deal has not yet closed, but Binance’s rapid acquisition of FTX following a liquidity crunch is questioning the entire crypto ecosystem. Just last week, FTX appeared to be Teflon against any attacks lobbed against the digital asset… Read More

As Investors Rush to Withdraw Funds, FTX Struggles to Process. Meanwhile, Agreement is Announced with Binance for “Strategic Transaction”

The dust-up between Binance and FTX has turned into a bit of a shit show. In the past days, Binance founder and CEO Chengpeng “CZ” Zhou – announced via Twitter it would be selling its FTT, the native token of FTX received from a past… Read More

Binance to Exit FTT Position, Gained from FTX Investment, Throws Shade at Competitor

Chengpeng “CZ” Zhou, CEO and founder of Binance, has thrown some shade at competitor FTX announcing via Twitter it will be exiting its holdings of FTT, the native token of FTX, “due to recent revelations.” The revelations were not disclosed.   As part of Binance’s… Read More

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