CFTC Brings Charges in Crypto Ponzi Scheme Case
The CFTC charged Jeremy Spence with soliciting $5 million in a digital asset Ponzi scheme involving cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether. Mr. Spence admitted to customers that he engaged in “lies and deceit”, according to the CFTC’s press release, and faces charges of misrepresentation of profitability, misappropriation of funds, and keeping false performance records.
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