Crypto Lender Genesis Tried But Failed to Get $1B Emergency Funds

According to new reports, crypto lending platform Genesis sought to obtain a $1 billion loan at the start of the week. The company reportedly sought emergency funds on November 14 in the wake of the FTX crash. However, Genesis was unable to gather the money it needed. Genesis Global May be Facing Liquidity Problems A Washington State Journal report cited a crucial fundraising document as the source of its data. Per the paper, Genesis Global Capital is facing liquidity issues…

Genesis Head of Sales Steps Down a Month After CEO

The crypto lending and custody platform Genesis waved another executive goodbye on Wednesday as co-Head of Sales Matt Ballensweig stepped down.  That’s the second executive departure from Genesis after its CEO, and the next in a long list of crypto industry higher-ups this quarter.  Yet Another Departure in Crypto In a Twitter thread on Wednesday, Ballenswelg explained that he was formally leaving his post after over 5 years, and will be transitioning his responsibilities to select colleagues. In the short…