Unusual activities associated with Alameda Ethereum addresses have been detected by data analysis firms. Crypto experts noticed that a large number of tokens on the ETH blockchain were merged into the two main wallets before being exchanged for ETH and USDT, and then sent to multiple wallets using the FixedFloat and ChangeNow mixers. The last detail indicates that the transfers are unlikely to be related to liquidators. There are different opinions about the transfers made.
Leigh Drogen, a market watcher, has theorized that Bankman-Fried may be trying to trade stolen money to gain leniency in the proceedings by holding private keys hostage and therefore avoiding sending money to stablecoins (where they can be frozen). Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted “!” reacted with.
US officials accused Bankman-Fried of having the potential to carry out what has been described as “one of the largest financial scams in American history” regarding the bankrupt cryptocurrency trading platform. Bankman-Fried is suspected of using funds from clients in various investment vehicles, including its sister trading firm Alameda.
Sam Bankman-Fried had recently agreed to extradition to the United States and was subsequently allowed to be released from federal custody. The court had imposed incredibly stringent bail conditions, including a $250 million bail, on the condition that he stays from his family’s home in California.