FTX CEO Testifies Before House Agricultural Committee on Futures Market

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried testified before the House Agricultural Committee on Friday following a proposal to regulate futures markets with automated tools. Amidst skepticism, FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried made his case for using computers to perform margin calls on leveraged positions at a hearing on Friday in Washington, D.C. In his testimony, Bankman-Fried testified that…

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Your Bosses Could Have a File on You, and They May Misinterpret It

For decades, much of the federal government’s security-clearance-granting process has relied on techniques that emerged in the mid-twentieth century. “It’s very manual,” said Evan Lesser, president of ClearanceJobs, a website posting, jobs, news and advice for positions that involve security clearances. “Driving around in cars to meet people. It’s very antiquated and takes up a…

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