Based on latest info from Spot On Chain, an handle linked to the FTX exploit recognized as 0x3e9, has performed transfers exceeding 10,000 Ether (ETH), price roughly $17 million, throughout 5 totally different addresses since Sept. 30. The addresses had remained inactive for a number of months earlier than the latest exercise.

A good portion of the 7,749 ETH, price roughly $13 million, was directed towards the THORChain router and Railgun contract. Moreover, the exploiter engaged in a swap involving 2,500 ETH, price round $4.19 million, changing it into 153.4 tBTC at a mean value of $27,281 per token.

On the time of the preliminary hack on Saturday, Sept. 30, approximate losses amounted to nearly 50,000 ETH.

The hack comes because the market anticipates the launch of Ethereum futures ETFs on Monday, Oct. 2.

The trial of FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried can also be set to start in October.

The trial is predicted to final six weeks, starting with jury choice on Oct. 3, adopted by preliminary court docket proceedings on Oct. 4. Bankman-Fried faces seven prices related to fraudulent actions, comprising two substantive prices and 5 conspiracy prices.

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The FTX founder has pleaded not responsible to all allegations. Regardless of numerous attempts to secure temporary release, Bankman-Fried stays in custody. Decide Lewis Kaplan denied his most up-to-date request for launch, citing considerations about the potential for him fleeing.

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