FTX Hearing News: The Congressional hearing on the FTX crisis is turning out to be very interesting with the comments from CEO John J. Ray III. As Sam Bankman-Fried continues to be in police custody in the Bahamas, CEO John Ray testified before the committee on Tuesday. In a latest, the Congress representatives said SBF wanted to keep the US Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) away from the crypto industry. Meanwhile, the crypto market reacted positively to the news of SBF arrest on Tuesday.
In the last 24 hours, Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) prices rose by 5% and 6% respectively, in the last 24 hours, according to price tracking platform CoinMarketCap.
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“SEC Out Of Crypto”
During the hearing, Congress Representative Brad Sherman began his statement with the mention of “inmate 14372” referring to SBF. He said the popular crypto personality had actually one intention, which was to prevent the SEC from regulating crypto industry.
“Now Sam Bankman-Fried, or should I say inmate 14372, had one purpose in all of his efforts here in Congress. He’s a well-known figure, only one wearing shorts. His one purpose was to keep the SEC out of crypto.”
Earlier, CEO John Ray spoke about the irregularities in recordkeeping at FTX. He said there was literally no recordkeeping at FTX whatsoever.
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