Why was so much money sitting in FTX?
Nov 30, 2022
Episode 824

Why was so much money sitting in FTX?

Plus, election detritus.

When the former cryptocurrency exchange FTX went under, billions of dollars in investments seemingly vanished. A listener asked us why FTX customers didn’t move money to a wallet. We’ll get into it and answer more of your questions about what happens when your company goes public and who benefits when you make a charitable donation at the grocery store checkout lane. Also, where do political campaign signs end up when the election’s over?

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Marissa Cabrera Senior Producer
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