The feud between Binance CEO CZ and Sam Bankman-Fried continued after CZ accused SBF of trying to depeg USDT by Alameda.
CZ additionally launched an extended thread on Twitter referencing Kevin O’Leary’s protection of FTX and referring to SBF as “a fraudster.” SBF has now taken to Twitter and has informed CZ to cease mendacity concerning the FTX buyout.
CZ additionally revealed that SBF threatened a number of of the Binance members after they pulled out of the FTX deal.
“Sam was so unhinged after we determined to tug out as an investor that he launched a collection of offensive tirades at a number of Binance staff members, together with threatening to go to “extraordinary lengths to make us pay” – we nonetheless have these textual content messages.”
SBF responded by declaring that CZ had “received” and asserting that CZ had lied concerning the specifics of Binance’s acquisition of FTX. SBF continued his argument by claiming that CZ threatened to stroll away from the settlement if FTX didn’t “kick in an additional $75m.”
“You received, @cz_binance. There’s no must lie, now, concerning the buyout. We initiated conversations round shopping for you out, and we determined to do it as a result of it was vital for our enterprise. And whereas I used to be pissed off together with your ‘negotiation’ ways, I selected to nonetheless do it.”
After SBF’s agitation on Twitter, CZ instantly replied and suggested SBF to concentrate on himself.
In different information, SBF introduced that he could be prepared to testify in entrance of American authorities. He had beforehand expressed uncertainty that he would present up for the testimony on December 13, however he has now declared that he’ll testify no matter his lack of information and knowledge.