Former FTX CEO Bankman-Fried arrested

By Jasper Ward, Brian Ellsworth, Luc Cohen
Updated December 13 2022 - 1:08pm, first published 1:03pm
Sam Bankman-Fried resigned as FTX CEO the same day the cryptocurrency exchange filed for bankruptcy. (AP PHOTO)
Sam Bankman-Fried resigned as FTX CEO the same day the cryptocurrency exchange filed for bankruptcy. (AP PHOTO)

Sam Bankman-Fried, who founded and led FTX until a liquidity crunch forced the cryptocurrency exchange to declare bankruptcy, has been arrested in The Bahamas after being criminally charged by United States prosecutors.

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