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U.S. charges OpenSea ex-employee in first NFT insider trading case

U.S. charges OpenSea ex-employee in first NFT insider trading case

U.S. prosecutors in Manhattanon Wednesday charged a former product manager at OpenSea, the largest online marketplace for non-fungible tokens, with insider trading, the first such case involving digital assets. Nathaniel Chastain, 31, of Manhattan, was accused of secretly buying 45 NFTs on 11 separate occasions based on confidential information that the tokens, or others by the same creator, would soon be featured on OpenSea's home page.

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