Executives at bankrupt crypto lender Celsius withdrew $42.1 million of cryptocurrencies before suspending customer withdrawals from the platform, CoinDesk
- Celsius’s then-CEO
Alex Mashinsky, co-founder Daniel Leon and Chief Technology Officer Nuke Goldstein withdrew the money largely from custody accounts, denominated in Bitcoin, Ether, stablecoin USDC and Celsius’s own CEL token
- The transactions occurred between May and June, according to documents filed in the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, report says
- NOTE: Celsius halted customer withdrawals citing “extreme market conditions” in June, and filed for bankruptcy in July
- Mashinsky withdrew about ...