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Feb. 2, 2023, 5:45 PM

Bankman-Fried Ex-Lieutenant Chases Cash for His Next Venture (1)

Hannah Miller
Hannah Miller
Bloomberg News

It’s been less than three months since FTX collapsed in what US prosecutors called one of the biggest financial frauds in American history — and a former top executive is eager to get it all behind him and move on to his next big thing.

Yes, Brett Harrison acknowledges, he led FTX US, the crypto exchange’s American arm, and was one of its public faces before stepping down in September. But no, Harrison insists, he didn’t have a clue that Sam Bankman-Fried and his inner circle allegedly gambled away customers’ funds in the market. In fact, Harrison says he’s a ...