Feb 2024 Crypto Industry Updates

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  • Haru Invest execs arrested in South Korea on embezzlement charges [6 Feb 2024]
    • virtual asset crime investigation unit of the Seoul Southern District Prosecutors Office has arrested three key individuals behind Haru Invest, including CEO Hugo Lee
    • detained on charges of stealing 1.1 trillion won ($830 million) in cryptocurrency from 16,000 Haru Invest customers
    • Haru Invest abruptly suspended withdrawals on June 13, 2023

Started investing in crypto towards the end of 2020.