NewsWIKIFX REPORT: Finiko: founder Doronin testifies against 44 accomplices
Finiko, Russia's most recent crypto-ponzi, has seen significant advancements. Kirill Doronin, the company's founder, has agreed to testify against 44 accomplices who reportedly disobeyed his order to only take cryptocurrency investments.
NewsWIKIFX REPORT: Russians lose millions as Finiko pyramid scheme collapses
Many people link Russia's big financial pyramid schemes with the 1990s and the financial Wild West that followed the Soviet Union's demise. They are, nevertheless, still alive and well today. The Finiko pyramid fraud was busted recently, and its founder, Kirill Doronin, was arrested. The scandal, which began in 2018, defrauded Russians of over $100 million.
News$100M BTC Ponzi scheme Finiko founder arrested in Russia
The founder of one of Russia’s largest cryptocurrency scams to date is behind bars, and his accomplices are being sought by Russian authorities. Moscow police arrested Kirill Doronin on charges of allegedly defrauding $100 million from his investors, although some reports purport the figure could be over $1 billion.