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Secrets of the Crypto Wars

by Tom Wright /
The following excerpt from "Crypto Kingpins," our six-part podcast out today, was published on Monday in Vanity Fair. Listen to Crypto Kingpins In May 2021, I took a taxi from my home in Singapore to a modernist mansion in a gated community on the resort island of Sentosa.

Sam Bankman-Fried: Hero to Zero

by Tom Wright /
In April, we put Sam Bankman-Fried, or SBF, on our Brazen Rich List at $30 billion. Today, we're reducing SBF to zero. His crypto exchange FTX is teetering on the brink of bankruptcy as it attempts to fill an $8 billion hole.   We've got some inside

Crypto Savant Makes Rich List

by Tom Wright /
For our Brazen Rich List this week, we’re delving back into crypto. If you’re looking to survey undercounted wealth, there really is no better place to search than this new and fast-growing industry. So far, Changpeng Zhao, or CZ, the founder of crypto-trading platform Binance, is top of