Toshiba shares jump on report of possible Japanese-led $19 bln bid

TOKYO, Oct 13 (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp’s (6502.T) shares rose 7% on Thursday on a report of a potential Japanese-led $19 billion bid that could lead to foreign activist investors being bought out after years of tension. A consortium led by private equity firm Japan Industrial Partners has been given preferred status in a second … Read more

Crypto exchange FTX has “a few billion” to support industry – Bankman-Fried

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried poses for a picture, in an unspecified location, in this undated handout picture, obtained by Reuters on July 5, 2022. FTX/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 6 (Reuters) – Sam Bankman-Fried, head of one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges, FTX, said he and his … Read more

Explainer: Can crypto holders recoup losses in court?

Representations of virtual cryptocurrencies are placed on U.S. Dollar banknotes in this illustration taken November 28, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 24 (Reuters) – A downturn in cryptocurrency prices and crash of one stablecoin has led some investors to try to recover their losses in U.S. … Read more

Binance U.S. exchange sued by crypto investor over stablecoin collapse

NEW YORK, June 13 (Reuters) – Binance U.S. and its CEO were sued on Monday by a U.S. investor who alleges the cryptocurrency exchange falsely marketed Terra USD as a safe asset ahead of the so-called stablecoin’s collapse in value last month. Stablecoins are digital tokens pegged to the value of traditional assets, such as … Read more