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Manny Alicandro

Manny Alicandro is a former candidate for New York Attorney General and NYC Public Advocate. He is a New York City-based attorney specializing in compliance, regulation, and governance. He is an expert in the blockchain space focusing on the trading of digital assets and cryptocurrency. Manny brings comprehensive capital markets knowledge gained through diverse leadership roles in alternative asset management, banking, consulting, and trading technology as well as through senior roles at NASADQ and FINRA. Broad experience includes compliance, risk management, regulation, controls, surveillance, supervision, and governance. Expertise in U.S. trading regulations and market structure issues with particular understanding of electronic trading and management of electronic exchanges. In-depth knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance issues pertaining to equities, derivatives, options and futures markets. Expertise in regulation technology with ability to advise on founding and structuring of new entities from Fintech startups, to hedge funds, and to electronic market places. Frequent industry speaker, panelist, webcaster, and published author.

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‘Hundreds of People’ Could Be Named in Epstein-Related Documents

‘Hundreds of People’ Could Be Named in Epstein-Related Documents

There will be an important hearing this week in the Giuffre v. Maxwell case, which is a defamation suit filed by Jeffrey Epstein’s victim Virginia Roberts Giuffre against his ex-girlfriend and associate Ghislaine Maxwell. The case resulted in the unsealing of about 2,000 documents that were released the night before Jeffrey Epstein died, and represent […]

‘Apologies are not enough’ — Eric Trump says he will sue MSNBC over Lawrence O’Donnell report

‘Apologies are not enough’ — Eric Trump says he will sue MSNBC over Lawrence O’Donnell report

MSNBC should fire Lawrence O’Donnell. In his zealous efforts to attack Trump, O’Donnell violated one of the most basic yet sacred tenets of journalism in verifying his sources and his story. In a rush to judgment in an effort to smear Trump with very serious allegations about Russian financial ties, O’Donnell lost any ounce of […]