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Would a Genesis/DCG Deal With Creditors End the Crypto Contagion?

According to sources, an in-principle agreement has been reached.

February 6, 2023
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Today on “The Breakdown,” NLW catches up on 2022 fallout, including:

  • The White House letter about crypto from last week
  • FTX hearing on whether to appoint an independent examiner
  • Binance temporarily suspending USD deposits and withdrawals
  • Reports of an agreement between Genesis/DCG and major creditors

(Genesis and CoinDesk are both subsidiaries of DCG.)

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